Day: February 9, 2020

MNS organises rally in Mumbai to support new citizenship law

MUMBAI – The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) held a rally in India’s financial capital Mumbai on Sunday to support a citizenship law introduced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi last year that has triggered nationwide protests. The Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), which eases the path for non-Muslims from neighbouring […]


Coronavirus scare: 6 under home quarantine in Mizoram

Aizawl, Feb 9: The Mizoram government has placed six students, who had recently returned from China, under home quarantine as a part of precautionary measures in the wake of coronavirus outbreak in the neighbouring country, officials said on Sunday. Blood samples of two among the six have been sent […]

“Where it begins”: Young hungry locusts bulk up in Somalia

GAROWE, Somalia — At a glance, the desert locusts in this arid patch of northern Somalia look less ominous than the billion-member swarms infesting East Africa in the worst outbreak some places have seen in 70 years. But their time will come. Small and wingless, the hopping young locusts are […]

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