Tata Motors losses shrink on improved demand despite chip woes

MUMBAI: Improved demand helped India’s Tata Motors narrow losses, the carmaker reported Thursday, even as… Read More

German lender Commerzbank says it will stay in Russia

FRANKFURT: Commerzbank, Germany’s second-biggest lender, said on Thursday it would not part ways with its… Read More

Taliban stop men and women dining together in western Afghan city

HEART: Taliban authorities have banned men and women from dining out together and visiting parks… Read More

Blinken ends Covid quarantine, will head to Europe

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday ended a weeklong quarantine after testing… Read More

US mourns one million dead from Covid-19

NEW YORK: The United States has crossed the threshold of one million deaths from Covid-19,… Read More

Russia using energy ‘as weapon’, says Berlin

BERLIN: German Economy Minister Robert Habeck accused Russia on Thursday of using energy as “a… Read More

Five wounded as Turkey hit by rockets fired from Syria: ministry

ISTANBUL: Kurdish militants fired rockets and mortar shells from Syria in an attack on a… Read More

Ukraine will not reopen gas route until it controls pipeline system

KYIV: Ukraine will not reopen the Sokhranovka gas transit route from Russia to Europe until… Read More

Biden eyes new ways to bar China from scooping up US data

WASHINGTON: The Biden administration has drafted an executive order that would give the Department of… Read More

Astronomers reveal first image of black hole at Milky Way’s centre

PARIS: An international team of astronomers on Thursday unveiled the first image of a supermassive… Read More

British Virgin Islands activists rally in favor of local autonomy

ROAD TOWN: Dozens of activists in the British Virgin Islands held a rally on Wednesday… Read More

Oman, welcoming Russian FM, says committed to OPEC+ agreement

DUBAI: Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday visited Oman, a fellow member of the… Read More

UK and Sweden say relations with Putin can never be normalised

LONDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his Swedish counterpart said that relations with Russian… Read More

Bollywood’s Deepika Padukone to be Louis Vuitton’s first Indian ambassador

French luxury house Louis Vuitton has positioned Bollywood star Deepika Padukone as the face of… Read More

Many Afghan women pushing back against Taliban orders to cover up

KABUL: Many women in the Afghan capital are delaying a return to fully covering their… Read More