Sudan military says it has seized power

Sudan military says it has seized power

After nearly 30 years in power, Sudan president Omar al-Bashir has been ousted and arrested, the defence minister says. Mr. Ibn Ouf said the “regime” was being removed and Mr Bashir would be kept in a safe place. He said Sudan’s constitution was being suspended, border crossings were being closed until further notice and airspace […]

Global Village becomes world’s first entertainment destination

Global Village becomes world’s first entertainment destination

Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, announced that it had successfully completed the prestigious best practice Five-Star Occupational Health and Safety Audit conducted by the British Safety Council. It is the world’s first entertainment destination to achieve this grading and is setting […]

Hazza Al Mansoori chosen as first Emirati astronaut

Hazza Al Mansoori chosen as first Emirati astronaut

The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) announced that it has selected Hazzaa Al Mansoori as the prime astronaut and Sultan Al Neyadi as the backup astronaut for the International Space Station (ISS) mission. Al Mansoori and Al Neyadi are currently undergoing training at the Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in Star City, Russia in […]

Vedanta-led Cairn India CEO, CFO quit firm

Vedanta-led Cairn India CEO, CFO quit firm

Cairn India chief executive Sudhir Mathur has resigned from the company, the fourth CEO to quit the firm since it was taken over by mining billionaire Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Group seven years back Cairn India chief executive Sudhir Mathur has resigned from the company, the fourth CEO to quit the firm since it was taken […]

Chennai Super Kings players will be eying major landmarks against Rajasthan Royals

Chennai Super Kings players will be eying major landmarks against Rajasthan Royals

Chennai Super Kings players will be eying major landmarks against Rajasthan Royals at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium on 11 April Rajasthan Royals and Chennai Super Kings are two teams at the opposite ends of the spectrum. They two will collide at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur on April 11 (Thursday). While the MS Dhoni-led […]

100 years on, UK apologises for Jallianwala Bagh massacre

100 years on, UK apologises for Jallianwala Bagh massacre

Theresa May on Wednesday described the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar as a “shameful scar” on British Indian history but stopped short of a formal apology sought by a cross-section of Parliament in previous debates. Theresa May on Wednesday described the Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar as a “shameful scar” on British Indian history but […]

Lok Sabha polls live updates: Voting in 1st phase draws to an end

Lok Sabha polls live updates: Voting in 1st phase draws to an end

Voting for 543 Lok Sabha seats will be held in seven phases: April 11, April 18, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and May 19. Counting will be done on May 23. lection 2019 kicked off to a troubled start on Thursday with two people being killed in clashes in Andhra Pradesh, an […]

Chandrayaan 2 scheduled to launch in April will carry NASA’s laser instruments to Moon

Chandrayaan 2 scheduled to launch in April will carry NASA’s laser instruments to Moon

India’s lunar mission Chandrayaan 2, scheduled to launch next month, will carry NASA’s laser instruments that allow scientists to make precise measurements of the distance to the Moon, according to the US space agency officials. During the Lunar and Planetary Science Conference held at Texas, US last week, NASA confirmed that Chandrayaan 2 and Israeli […]

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