Baby girl born on Afghanistan evacuation flight named ‘Reach’ after aircraft’s call sign

New Delhi: Remember the baby who was born on board a US evacuation flight from Kabul? Yes, we are talking about the Afghan baby girl born on a C-17 military aircraft earlier this week. The news of a new life amid the Afghanistan evacuation sent little waves of happiness in an otherwise stressful and uncertain […]

Former Afghanistan minister Syed Ahmad Shah Sadat works as pizza delivery person in Germany, pictures go viral

New Delhi: Former Afghanistan minister Syed Ahmad Shah Sadat is serving as a pizza delivery person in Germany’s Leipzig. The pictures of Sadat, who is an Oxford University alumnus, are doing rounds on the internet on his bike delivering pizza. He served as the communications and technology minister in Afghanistan.  The pictures were posted by Al-Jazeera […]

Afghan woman gives birth to baby girl onboard US evacuation flight from Kabul

New Delhi: An Afghan woman on Saturday (August 21, 2021) gave birth to a baby girl onboard a US evacuation flight from Kabul. The mother and her family were then helped by the US Air Force upon landing at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany.  The Air Mobility Command of the US Air Force shared […]

US, Germany advise citizens against travel to Kabul airport amid evacuation chaos in Afghanistan

KABUL: The United States and Germany told their citizens in Afghanistan on Saturday to avoid travelling to Kabul airport, citing security risks as thousands of desperate people gathered trying to flee almost a week after Taliban Islamists took control. The Taliban’s co-founder, Mullah Baradar, arrived in the Afghan capital for talks with other leaders. The […]

Afghanistan crisis: EAM Jaishankar speaks to German counterpart, discusses evacuation challenges

New Delhi: As countries rescue citizens stuck in Afghanistan after Taliban captured Kabul, External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar on Saturday (August 21) received a call from his German counterpart Heiko Mass to discuss evacuation challenges in the Afghan nation.  “Appreciate the call from Foreign Minister @HeikoMaas of Germany. Discussed the evacuation challenges in Afghanistan […]

Germany extends support to Afghans with funds amounting to USD 11.7 million

Berlin: Germany is set to provide 10 million euros (USD 11.7 million) for a program to support people in Afghanistan, Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said. The German Foreign Ministry will provide 10 million euros ($11.7 million) for a program to support people in Afghanistan, Sputnik quoted Foreign Minister Heiko Maas as saying on Wednesday (August […]

Germany, Qatar to step up efforts for peaceful power transition in Afghanistan post-Taliban takeover

Doha: During a phone talk between Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday (August 17), the two sides called for stepping up necessary efforts to achieve national reconciliation and peaceful power transition in Afghanistan post-Taliban takeover. Qatar and Germany exchanged views on the latest developments in the […]

Nurse in Germany suspected of injecting saline water instead of Covid vaccine in 8,600 residents

Authorities in northern Germany appealed to thousands of people on Tuesday to get another shot of COVID-19 vaccine after a police investigation found that a Red Cross nurse may have injected them with a saline solution. The nurse is suspected of injecting salt solution into people’s arms instead of genuine doses at a vaccination centre […]

एंटिक चीजों की सनक में जेल पहुंच गया ये शख्स, घर से मिले दूसरे विश्वयुद्ध के हथियार

फ्लिक ने अपने घर पर नाजी जर्मनी के दौर के हथियार छिपा रखे थे. इसमें टैंक, कैनन, टोरपेडो, राइफल्स, 2000 राउंड की गोलियां शामिल है. (फोटो- AP) Source link

Disregarding WHO, Germany, France to administer COVID-19 vaccine boosters

Paris/Berlin: Germany and France will go ahead with COVID-19 vaccine boosters from September, disregarding an appeal by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to hold off until more people are vaccinated across the globe. The decision to press ahead with booster shots despite the strongest statement yet from the WHO highlights the challenge of dealing with […]

Death toll in Germany and Belgium floods rises to 170, hundreds still missing

ERFTSTADT: The death toll in devastating flooding in western Germany and Belgium rose to at least 170 on Saturday after burst rivers and flash floods this week collapsed houses and ripped up roads and power lines. Some 143 people died in the flooding in Germany`s worst natural disaster in more than half a century. That […]