Category: International

New climate pledges ‘far short’ of meeting Paris Agreement goals: UN
International

New climate pledges ‘far short’ of meeting Paris Agreement goals: UN

Bebaak Desk- February 27, 2021

The planet is on "red alert" because governments are failing to meet their climate change goals, the United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres said Friday. He described 2021 ... Read More

IAF jets to feature in Sri Lankan Air Force’s 70th anniversary celebrations
International, The National

IAF jets to feature in Sri Lankan Air Force’s 70th anniversary celebrations

Bebaak Desk- February 27, 2021

The IAF's aerobatic display teams, the fixed wing 'Suryakirans' and rotary wing 'Sarang', along with Tejas arrived at Colombo on Saturday. "Suryakirans, Sarang and LCA ... Read More

No coronavirus case in Australia, as it moves closer to pre-pandemic life
Bebaak Special, International

No coronavirus case in Australia, as it moves closer to pre-pandemic life

Tanvi Nagpal- February 27, 2021

On Saturday, life across Australia has come closer to pre-pandemic normal. The South Wales and South Australia states allowed some dance and large crowds are ... Read More

US puts sanctions of 76 Saudi individuals after Khashoggi`s killing report released
Bebaak Special, International

US puts sanctions of 76 Saudi individuals after Khashoggi`s killing report released

Tanvi Nagpal- February 27, 2021

On Friday, the United States released a report that said that an approved operation to capture or kill murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018 was ... Read More

Indian coast guard rescues 81 Rohingya refugees on a drifting boat, 8 dead and 1 missing
International, The National

Indian coast guard rescues 81 Rohingya refugees on a drifting boat, 8 dead and 1 missing

Ayushi Bisht- February 26, 2021

On Friday, an Indian foreign ministry official said that India’s coast guard found 81 survivors and eight dead on a boat crammed with Rohingya refugees ... Read More

WHO chief praises India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on handling the coronavirus
Bebaak Special, International

WHO chief praises India and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on handling the coronavirus

Tanvi Nagpal- February 26, 2021

India`s efforts in fighting coronavirus pandemic has once again been praised by the Director general of World Health Organisation, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. He also appreciated ... Read More

Jaishankar held talks with Wang over the disengagement on border
Bebaak Special, International

Jaishankar held talks with Wang over the disengagement on border

Tanvi Nagpal- February 26, 2021

On Thursday, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar discussed the border standoff in eastern Ladakh with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi and discussed the status of ... Read More