A week after they were informed of his admission to a hospital, the family was told that he had been shifted to the Intensive Care Unit at the hospital but is responding to treatment. “The entire family conducted prayers for his well-being day after day following that phone call,” his cousin said. … [Read more...] about Pudukottai man dies of COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia
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NEW DELHI: A new formation is emerging in the Islamic World and OIC as Pakistan in a selfish move have decided to get further closer to Turkey and widen ties with Malaysia at the cost of its old ties with Saudi Arabia and UAE — who had bankrolled Islamabad for decades. This was reflected at the last week’s OIC meet at UN where Turkey once again threw its weight behind Pakistan’s rant against India — Islamophobia. However, UAE backed India and others gave tacit support to India at the meet. Turkey under its President has been challenging Saudi Arabia’s decade old dominance in the Islamic world and with Riyadh developing multi-faceted with India Islamabad in a desperate step has moved closer to Ankara to pursue its anti-India agenda. Simultaneously UAE’s ties with India encompasses areas and sectors unimaginable few years back. In late September 2019, the Turkish President, then Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad and Pakistani Prime Minister … [Read more...] about Is Pakistan dumping traditional allies Saudi-UAE for their support to India ?
MANGALURU: With no Vande Bharat mission to Althaf Ullal, managing director of Saad Al Qahtani Contracting (SAQCO), and company CEO Basheer Sagar are awaiting permission from the Indian government for the flight, which will bring the passengers to The flight is estimated to cost Rs 45 lakh. Trip coordinators said an evacuation flight home would cost at least Rs 20,000 per ticket and many of those stranded could not afford it in these circumstances. ‘We are awaiting govt nod to fly’We have identified needy passengers and are awaiting the government’s nod to fly,” said Asif, founder of Team B- Human, who is coordinating the operation from Mangaluru. “After the Covid-19 outbreak, NRIs suffered a lot and helping them is our utmost responsibility. When they were running businesses successfully or had jobs, they used to contribute wholeheartedly to development activities back home and actively participated in them too. The support extended by Althaf Ullal and … [Read more...] about Two Mangaluru businessmen in Saudi to fly 167 home
Yet some conservatives celebrated the executive order, saying the power of the internet giants must be reined in. “Given the political and cultural influence that these multinational corporations wield, it is of utmost importance to defend free speech values,” said Jon Schweppe, director of policy and government affairs of the Trump-allied American Principles Project, although he expressed some reservations about the order’s “deference to federal agencies.” … [Read more...] about Trump’s social-media order may fail, but scores political points
The human rights measure passed the House Wednesday on a vote of 413-1 and passed the Senate by unanimous consent. It condemns the internment of Uighurs and members of other Muslim minority groups in the Xinjiang region of China. The legislation calls for closing the camps where they are being held. … [Read more...] about US Prez Donald Trump to rebuke China over Hong Kong friction, Covid-19