June 27, 2022

AIADMK infighting over solo leadership reaches Election Commission

Representational image Photo : ANI Chennai: The AIADMK‘s dominant Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) camp on Monday slammed rival leader O Panneerselvam (OPS) as a symbol of ‘betrayal’ and said the upcoming General Council meet shall decide whether OPS would continue as party treasurer or not. OPS...

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New Omicron subvariant expected to become dominant COVID-19 strain in Ontario

A new subvariant of Omicron is expected to become the dominant strain of COVID-19 in Ontario, health officials say. According to the latest epidemiology summary by Public Health Ontario (PHO), the BA.5 subvariant has “the fastest comparative growth rate of any lineage in Ontario.” The proportion...

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Sri Lanka suspends fuel sales for two weeks, sends SOS message to India amid economic crisis

Sri Lankan high commissioner Milinda Moragoda calls upon Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri (Photo: HardeepSPuri/Twitter) Colombo: As the economic crisis in Sri Lanka worsens, the cash-strapped nation has now announced a two-week halt to all fuel sales except for essential services and appealed to the private...

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