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Taliban security personnel stand guard during the food distribution to Afghan people at Nawabad Kako Sahib area in Baraki Barak district.

Russia to remove Taliban from its list of banned terrorist organisations: Report

Russia will remove the Taliban from its list of banned terrorist organisations, following Kazakhstan's lead. Moscow has long fostered relations with the Taliban, despite international sanctions. This move aims to recognize the Taliban's power in Afghanistan and could boost diplomacy between the two countries. The Taliban seized power in 2021 and has enforced strict Islamic law.

The launch would likely be the nuclear-armed North's attempt to place a second spy satellite into orbit.

North Korea fires missile after warning of satellite launch: Japan & South Korea

North Korea fired an unidentified projectile towards the south on Monday, following an announcement of a satellite launch. Japan issued an emergency warning for its southern residents, but later clarified that the missile was not expected to fly over Japanese territory. North Korea had informed Japan of its plans to launch a satellite between May 27 and June 4, likely for a second spy satellite attempt.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev

Russia to build Central Asia's first nuclear power plant in Uzbekistan

Russia and Uzbekistan have agreed to build a small nuclear power plant, marking the first such project in post-Soviet Central Asia. The deal also includes plans for increased oil and gas trade between the two countries. This move showcases Russia's ability to export high-tech products to new Asian markets amid Western sanctions. The project will be carried out by Russian state nuclear firm Rosatom, with up to six reactors planned.

As parents, nurturing digital literacy abilities in our teens is essential for their success and safety online.

Parenting guide: 10 effective strategies for parents to foster digital literacy in adolescents

As technology has become an integral part of daily life, the need to nurture digital literacy among adolescents has become paramount. The internet, social media, and digital devices have reshaped the way young minds interact, learn, and perceive the world around them. One of the most pressing concerns for parents today is the potential risks associated with the misuse or lack of understanding of digital tools and platforms.

Kavya Maran visited the dressing room of the Sunrisers Hyderabad after the IPL 2024 final

Kavya Maran wipes her tears, enters SRH dressing room after losing IPL final to KKR: 'I had to come and tell you...'

Kavya Maran visited the dressing room of the Sunrisers Hyderabad for a pep talk with Pat Cummins and Co. after the IPL 2024 final.

Being an excellent source of protein, fibre and essential vitamins and minerals, pulses is an essential part of a balanced diet.

6 protein-rich pulses that are perfect for summer season; creative ways to eat them

Our appetite goes for a toss in summer season as the mercury rises and our body struggles to keep itself cool. Tweaking our diet to incorporate lighter, less spicy, and easily digestible foods can prove to be beneficial. When it comes to having pulses in summer, mung beans, chickpeas, lentils are among the summer-friendly options. Combining them with seasonal vegetables or using them in soups and salads, can be a great and fun way to eat dal in summer season.

Check out Radhika Merchant's stunning traditional outfits before her second pre-wedding celebrations with Anant Ambani begin in Italy.

Radhika Merchant-Anant Ambani's Europe cruise: A look at her traditional outfits before the pre-wedding celebrations

Radhika Merchant and Anant Ambani's pre-wedding Europe cruise promises to be a fashion lover's dream, with the radiant bride-to-be set to dazzle everyone with her bridal wardrobe. So, before the celebrations kickstart in Italy, we decided to look back at Radhika's traditional ensembles that wowed the internet and should be a part of every new bride's wedding mood board. See inside.

On Sunday, as storms shifted to the northeast, unleashing more extreme weather across the U.S. heartland, a landscaper was killed by a tree toppled in winds that gusted to 80 miles per hour in Louisville, Kentucky, police said.

Kentucky warns of more severe weather after US storms claims 14 lives, Governor declares emergency

Kentucky governor declares state emergency after tornadoes kill 14. Seven dead and nearly 100 injured in Texas. More severe weather expected in U.S. heartland. Stay safe and vigilant.

Ambati Rayudu with another controversial take on RCB

'Virat Kohli should lower his standard': Rayudu roasted by Pietersen, Mayanti Langer on live TV for RCB 'burden' remark

Ambati Rayudu seems to have triggered yet another controversy on the evening of the IPL 2024 final when he said that Virat Kohli's raging form for Royal Challengers Bengaluru is becoming a 'burden' for his teammates.

Palestinians react next to the destruction after an Israeli strike where displaced people were staying in Rafah, Gaza Strip.

Death toll in Israeli strikes at Rafah rises to 45

The death toll in Gaza rises to 40 after Israeli strikes on displaced Palestinians in Rafah. The attack sparked condemnation from Arab nations. Israel claimed to have killed Hamas operatives and is investigating civilian casualties. The ICRC reports treating injuries from the attack. Egypt, Jordan, Kuwait, and Qatar condemn the strikes, warning of hindering truce talks. Global backlash against Israel grows as more countries recognize a Palestinian state.

HP's young voters weigh 'dictatorship' versus 'coalition' choice, prioritise education, jobs

HP's young voters weigh 'dictatorship' versus 'coalition' choice, prioritise education, jobs

First-time voters in Himachal Pradesh prioritize quality education, job opportunities, and women's security. Some view the upcoming polls as a choice between a "BJP dictatorship" and an "unstable coalition" led by the INDIA bloc. Over 1.70 lakh voters aged 18-19 will cast their votes for the first time. Some voters advocate for discontinuing freebies and focus on development projects. Others express concerns over the performance of the BJP-led government and are considering the coalition option.

The studies were presented at Digestive Disease Week 2024, a conference conducted from May 18-21 in Washington DC, US.

Widely used diabetes and weight-loss medications linked with increased risk of stomach paralysis: Study

Popular diabetes and weight loss medications like Ozempic and Wegovy have been linked with an increased risk of developing stomach paralysis, new studies have found. Stomach paralysis, also know as gastroparesis, weakens the stomach muscles, leading to food sitting in the main digestive organ for long. The studies were presented at Digestive Disease Week 2024, a conference conducted from May 18-21 in Washington DC, US.

The rescue department confirmed that no loss of life occurred and said half of the school building was constructed with wood.

Massive fire breaks out at girls' school in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, students rescued

Nearly 1,400 girl students were safely evacuated from a school building engulfed by a massive fire in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province. The fire damaged the entire school but no lives were lost. Investigations are ongoing, with the Chief Minister promising compensation for the losses and a review of educational institutes to prevent future incidents.

Vice president of India, Jagdeep Dhankar. (File)

Vice-President Dhankhar appeals to corporates and public leaders to support R&D

Vice-President Jagdeep Dhankhar urged corporates and public leaders to support research and development for economic growth and diplomatic power. He emphasized the need for a fit and healthy culture in India, highlighting the country's progress and potential. Dhankhar encouraged promoting traditional medicines like Ayurveda and stressed the importance of prevention and precaution. He called for CSR support for innovation and startups to benefit the nation.

Embark on a journey through the captivating tale of mistaken identity and remarkable discovery as Caravaggio's renowned masterpiece, "Ecce Homo," takes center stage at the Prado museum in Madrid.

Lost Caravaggio masterpiece unveiled at Prado museum after remarkable discovery

A painting by Italian master Caravaggio, once mistakenly thought to be by an unknown artist and almost auctioned off, will be unveiled Monday at the Prado museum in the Spanish capital. Entitled "Ecce Homo", the dark canvas depicts a bloodied Jesus wearing a crown of thorns just before his crucifixion. It is one of around only 60 known works by the Renaissance artist. A Madrid auction house had been due to sell the painting in April 2021 with an opening price of 1,500 euros ($1,627), mistakenly attributing it to an artist belonging to the circle of 17th century Spanish painter Jose de Ribera.

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