Sri Lanka ends Russians’ long-stay visa amid backlash over ‘whites only’ policy

Sri Lanka has asked thousands of Russians and Ukrainians living in the island nation on lapsed extended visas due to the Ukraine war to leave within two weeks, according to officials. The decision came amid a backlash on social media over Russian-run businesses running illegally and operating with a “whites only” policy with no locals … Read more

US Sanctions Iranian Deputy Commander, Houthi Member And Ships That Transport Iranian Oil

Last Updated: February 28, 2024, 00:01 IST Read all latest and breaking World News on News18.com The U.S. sanctioned a deputy commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps, a Houthi militant member, firms registered in Hong Kong and the Marshall Islands, along with two ships, including one that transported $100 million in Iranian commodities to … Read more

Not sending troops to Ukraine: NATO

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told The Associated Press that the military alliance has no plans to send combat troops into Ukraine amid reports that some Western countries may be considering putting boots on the ground in the war-ravaged country. Stoltenberg said that “NATO allies are providing unprecedented support to Ukraine. We have done that since … Read more

Michelle Obama Top Contender To Replace Joe Biden As Presidential Candidate

Michelle Obama is the former first list of the US (File) New Delhi: Michelle Obama, former First Lady of the US, is the leading choice to replace President Joe Biden as the Democratic party’s candidate for the presidential elections, a poll has shown.  Nearly half of the democrats – who voted in the Rasmussen Reports … Read more

Odysseus Moon Lander Intuitive Machines NASA Sends Final Images Lunar South Pole Before Mission Ends See PICS

Odysseus, the Moon lander that made history by landing the farthest south any spacecraft has been on the lunar surface, is set to bid adieu to the world on February 28, 2024. Before the mission ends, Odysseus sent its final close-ups of the Moon’s south pole. The images are the closest observations ever made of … Read more

‘Putin’s War Leading Him Into A Dead End…’: EU Nation Wants Russia To Join Peace Talks

Published on Feb 28, 2024 12:00 AM IST Austria called for peace talks with Russia amid deliberations in Paris on the war in Ukraine. The Austrian Chancellor said Russia must be present at talks for resolving the war. He also signaled that he would be willing to sit down with the Russian President for talks. … Read more

Israel could halt operations for Ramzan

Israel could halt operations for Ramadan: Biden US President Joe Biden said Israel appeared willing to pause its military operations in the Gaza Strip during Ramadan as part of a cease-fire deal that would see the release of some hostages held by Hamas. Negotiations would then continue for the release of the remaining hostages held … Read more

Russia-Ukraine war: US will not send troops to fight in Ukraine, White House says

The United States will not send troops to fight in Ukraine, the White House said on Tuesday after France’s president hinted at the possibility. “President Biden has been clear that the US will not send troops to fight in Ukraine,” National Security Council spokeswoman Adrienne Watson said as Biden met with top lawmakers at the … Read more

Lady Gabriella Windsor’s Financier Husband Thomas Kingston Dies At 45; King Charles Pays Tribute

Curated By: Poulami Kundu Last Updated: February 28, 2024, 00:13 IST Thomas Kingston with Lady Gabriella Windsor. (Photo: Getty Images) Thomas Kingston, the son-in-law of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, was found deceased at an address in Gloucestershire on Sunday evening The Buckingham Palace has announced that Thomas Kingston, the financier husband of Prince … Read more