Biden announces ‘crisis tested’ economic team, Neera Tanden to head Budget office

New York, Nov 30 (IANS) US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday announced key members of his "crisis tested" economic team including Janet Yellen as Secretary of the Treasury, Neera Tanden as Director...

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S.Korea to toughen quarantine measures

Seoul, Nov 30 (IANS) South Korea on Monday announced its decision to toughen quarantine measures amid rising concerns over a third wave of the coronavirus pandemic in the country.Jeong Eun-kyeong, ch...

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1,279 trained Afghan youth join Army

Kabul, Nov 30 (IANS) A total of 1,279 youngsters, including 200 women and girls, joined the Afghan National Army after completion of a three-month military training course, the Defence Ministry said ...

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13 killed in Pakistan road accident

Islamabad, Nov 30 (IANS) At least 13 people were killed and 15 others injured in a passenger van-bus collision in Pakistan's Punjab province on Monday.The accident took place when the van hit the bus...

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