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Black's sentencing further complicates US relations with Russia, which have grown increasingly tense as the fighting in Ukraine continues

Russian court sentences US soldier to nearly 4 years on theft charges
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 12:08 PM IST

India has been ranked 63rd on a global Energy Transition Index released by WEF, which said the country has shown significant improvement across energy equity, security and sustainability

India ranks 63rd on Global Energy Transition Index, Sweden on top: WEF
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:55 AM IST

Cities that opened cooling centers this week advised that Wednesday's Juneteenth holiday means some public libraries, senior centers and pools where residents could beat the heat will be closed

Early blast of heat & humidity leaves millions sweltering across US
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:39 AM IST

The Severodvinsk and the Orel nuclear-powered submarines fired Kalibr and Granit cruise missiles a distance of about 170 km (106 miles) at a target

Russia nuclear-powered submarines launch missiles during Barents Sea drills
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:21 AM IST

Putin is on his first trip to the North Korean capital in 24 years, a visit likely to reshape decades of Russia-North Korea relations

Putin thanks Kim for unwavering support, including on Ukraine conflict
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 11:13 AM IST

The temperatures at Mecca's Grand Mosque soared to a blistering 51.8 degrees Celsius on June 17. The majority of the fatalities were Egyptian pilgrims, along with at least 60 Jordanians and 5 Iranians

Heatwave kills over 550 people during 2024 Hajj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:54 AM IST

The massive fire which occurred at a seven-storey building in the city of Mangaf on July 12 was caused by an electrical short circuit in the guard's room

Kuwaiti govt to give $15,000 compensation to kin of Mangaf fire victims
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:43 AM IST

The roughly two dozen total seafarers hail from India and Sri Lanka

Baltimore bridge collapse: Attorneys seek to keep crew from returning home
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:42 AM IST

The sale includes 291 Altius-600M systems, which are unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, with warheads

US approves new $360 mn arms sale to Taiwan for drones, related equipment
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:39 AM IST

The UAE's ambassador, Mohamed Abushahab, said those were "false allegations" and demanded to know why Sudan's government refuses to return to peace talks

Sudan accuses UAE of fuelling war with weapons to paramilitary rivals
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:39 AM IST

While trade is expected to dominate, Malaysia's Foreign Minister Mohamad Hassan has said the prickly issue of territorial claims in South China Sea was also likely to be raised

China, Malaysia due to ink economic pacts as Premier Li meets with Anwar
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:39 AM IST

China is opposed to the Act and has asked Biden not to sign it

Biden to do what is best for Americans: White House on Tibet policy bill
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:12 AM IST

The Tutor sank in the Red Sea, the British military's United Kingdom Maritime Trade Operations centre said in a warning to sailors in the region

Ship attacked by Houthis in assault sinks in Red Sea in second such sinking
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 10:11 AM IST

Russia's President Vladimir Putin arrived in North Korea on Wednesday, with the United States and its allies saying they fear Moscow could provide aid for Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programmes

Russia discusses deployment of long-range weapons with closest partners
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 9:44 AM IST

A version of the bill had already passed in the House of Representatives and it will now go to President Joe Biden for a signature to become law. It passed the Senate 88-2 votes

US Senate passes bill to accelerate advanced nuclear energy deployment
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 9:29 AM IST

The FTC was looking into the social media company over potential violations of federal law that protects children on the internet

TikTok child privacy case referred to US Justice Dept over violations
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 8:51 AM IST

On Tuesday, that run culminated in Nvidia unseating Microsoft Corp. as the world's most valuable company with a market capitalisation of $3.34 trillion

Chipmaker firm Nvidia's 591,078% rally to most valuable stock came in waves
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 8:43 AM IST

The development is playing out as the commercial market struggles to right itself after years of turbulence due to higher interest rates and volatile post-pandemic occupancy rates

Commercial properties become stranded across Europe poor energy performance
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 8:20 AM IST

The company said Tuesday that it disagrees with the allegations and has appealed the citations

California fines Amazon nearly $6 mn for illegal work quotas at warehouses
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 7:49 AM IST

The vast majority of the $40 million sum, confirmed by a Biden campaign official, comes from Saturday's glitzy, star-studded fundraiser with Biden and former President Barack Obama in Los Angeles

Biden's campaign raises $40 mn in 5 days including $8 mn with Clinton
Updated On : 19 Jun 2024 | 7:44 AM IST