Iranian officials warn against ‘hostile moves’ in anniversary of Soleimani’s killing – world news

Several Iranian political and military officials issued warnings of hostile moves against Iran on the first anniversary of the murder of Commander Kasem Soleimani. As the official news agency IRNA quoted, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Jaraf said, “New information from Iraq indicates that Israeli agent provocateurs are planning an attack on Americans. Iran’s chief diplomat … Read more

India vs Australia: 5 Indian players put in isolation as precautionary measure post outing – cricket

Cricket Australia said on Saturday that five Indian cricket players were quarantined after being posted on social media on Friday after being seen eating at an indoor venue in Melbourne. Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Prithvi Shaw and Navdeep Saini have been separated from the Indian and Australian squads, but will continue to “train” … Read more

UK abolishes ‘tampon tax’ on menstrual products – world news

The UK abolished the 5{74ca91e3bee52d91843c282edd75c0800a88a3d8744a3a1c83b7ba867058fc3c} value-added tax (VAT) on menstrual products known as tampons. This means that starting January 1st, periodic products will no longer be charged VAT. “(The) Tampon Tax Abolition-Starting today (January 1, 2021), VAT no longer applies to feminine hygiene products. (This) is part of a wide range of government actions to … Read more

BCCI president Sourav Ganguly stable after undergoing angioplasty, will be monitored for 24 hours: Report – cricket

Sourav Ganguly, former Indian cricket captain and BCCI president, reported that he was admitted to Woodlands Hospital in Kolkata on Saturday after complaining of chest pain, had angioplasty, and cited the hospital’s Dr. Aftab Khan as being stable. “Sourav Ganguly had angioplasty. He is stable now. He is monitored for 24 hours. He is completely … Read more

Iran points finger at Israel as it warns Donald Trump against war – world news

Iran’s foreign minister accused the Iranians of accusing Israel of making the United States legitimate reasons for launching a war with the Islamic Republic on the first anniversary of the assassination of America’s highest general. Mohammad Javad Zarif said Iran has new information from Iraqi sources showing that “Israeli agent-provocate” is preparing to attack US … Read more

Five isolated Indian cricket players-sports after Melbourne dinner

While five Indian cricket players were quarantined, the Australian and Indian cricket committees investigated charges of violating biosecurity protocols after a video was released showing players eating at a Melbourne restaurant. Videos posted on social media showed Rohit Sharma, Rishabh Pant, Shubman Gill, Navdeep Saini, and Prithvi Shaw dining together on New Year’s Day. The … Read more

Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Virender Sehwag, BCCI and others wish Sourav Ganguly a speedy and healthy recovery – cricket

Prayers and wishes began pouring out from every corner when the news of Sourav Ganguly’s hospitalization on Saturday was dismissed. BCCI representative and former captain of the Indian cricket team, Ganguly, was taken to Woodlands General Hospital in Kolkata after complaining of chest pain. Reports say 48-year-old Ganguly experienced dizziness while exercising at the gym … Read more

Pakistan opposition slams anti-corruption agency in special session of Senate – world news

Pakistan’s opposition party attacked the matter of its performance and accountability process on Friday in the Senate’s National Accountability Bureau (NAB). Opposition members unilaterally rejected the process of responsibility and accused the government of using it to hunt opponents, Dunn reported. Earlier, the opposition also accused the NAB of grave human rights violations, deaths in … Read more