PUBLISHED ON APR 18, 2021 01:28 PM IST
As safety concerns prompt western European countries to limit the use of AstraZeneca Plc’s coronavirus shot, Ukraine is leading a charge from the continent’s east to scoop up unwanted doses.
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2021 09:54 PM IST
US imposed a broad array of sanctions on Russia earlier on Thursday to punish it for alleged interference in the election, cyber-hacking, bullying Ukraine and other "malign" acts.
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 09:43 PM IST
Washington and NATO have been alarmed by the large build-up of Russian troops near Ukraine and in Crimea, the peninsula that Moscow annexed from Ukraine in 2014.
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 03:39 PM IST
Clashes between Ukrainian forces and Moscow-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine have escalated in recent weeks, upending a ceasefire brokered last year
PUBLISHED ON APR 11, 2021 10:46 PM IST
UK foreign secretary Dominic Raab said he agrees with US secretary of state Blinken on de-escalating the situation in Ukraine.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Kunal Gaurav
UPDATED ON APR 10, 2021 08:29 PM IST
- Last week, Ukrainian commander-in-chief Ruslan Khomchak accused Russia of pursuing an “aggressive policy” towards Kyiv by amassing troops near the contested Donbas region.
PTI | | Posted by Srivatsan K C
PUBLISHED ON APR 10, 2021 12:46 PM IST
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said the US is in close consultation and working with partners and allies in the region over Russia's troop movements on Ukraine's borders.
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2021 08:12 PM IST
- For two weeks starting Monday, all schools and kindergartens in Ukraine’s capital, Kyiv, will be closed and only those with special passes (doctors and rescuers, social, transport and utility workers, law enforcement officers and those involved in retails) will be allowed on public transport
PUBLISHED ON APR 01, 2021 06:15 PM IST
The Kremlin said earlier on Thursday that recent Russian troop and military hardware movements near Russia's borders with Ukraine were aimed at ensuring Moscow's own security.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2021 06:12 PM IST
Online car salesman Alexandr Kudlay, 33, and beautician Viktoria Pustovitova, 28, began what they call their "experiment" on Valentine's Day and have since gained thousands of followers on Instagram.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 04:17 PM IST
The resistance appears to be rooted in longstanding suspicion of vaccines dating back to the Soviet era, amplified by politicians' allegations about low-quality vaccines, corruption scandals and misinformation spread through social media.
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2021 07:46 PM IST
While suspension of international commercial passenger flight services have been extended till March 31, tourism body in Goa suggests government to form travel bubbles with Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, other CIS (Commonwealth of Independent States) countries, the UK, Poland and Finland
PUBLISHED ON MAR 01, 2021 08:24 PM IST
The government has prioritised giving shots to frontline medical workers but cited statistics showing that 47% of Ukrainians do not want the vaccine.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 13, 2021 03:51 PM IST
The companies targeted by "special economic measures" under the new Russian decree, include Ukrainian vessel maker Craneship, towage firm Donmar, cargo operator Transship and metal producer Maxima Metal.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 12, 2021 09:05 AM IST
The United States and European allies blamed Russia for fueling the conflict, which has killed more than 14,000 people, by providing financial and military support to the separatists.
PUBLISHED ON FEB 03, 2021 09:42 PM IST
A presidential decree, published late on Tuesday, said "special economic and other restrictive measures" would be imposed against Taras Kozak, a lawmaker from the Opposition Bloc faction, and eight media and TV companies.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 29, 2021 04:43 PM IST
The government has said it expects to receive 100,000 to 200,000 doses of the vaccine made by Pfizer Inc and Germany's BioNTech under the global COVAX scheme in February.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 21, 2021 11:01 PM IST
Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskiy urged the interior minister to open and take charge of an inquiry into the incident.
Kyiv, Ukraine | By Reuters | Posted by Nilavro Ghosh
UPDATED ON JAN 06, 2021 03:51 PM IST
The two countries have been at loggerheads since Russia’s annexation of Crimea from Ukraine in 2014 and involvement in a conflict in Ukraine’s eastern Donbass region which Kyiv says has killed 14,000 people.
Moscow | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2021 09:02 AM IST
Russia’s sovereign RDIF announced in December trials to test a combination of the AstraZeneca vaccine with the Sputnik V shot to see if this can boost the efficacy of the British drugmaker’s vaccine.
Washington | By Reuters| Posted by: Harshit Sabarwal
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2021 08:17 AM IST
Aviation consulting firm To70 said in 2020 there were 40 accidents involving large commercial passenger planes, five of which were fatal, resulting in 299 fatalities. In 2019 there were 86 accidents, eight of which were fatal, resulting in 257 fatalities.
Dubai | By Associated Press | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON DEC 30, 2020 08:38 PM IST
The announcement comes as the families of victims prepare to mark the anniversary of the January 8 crash and diplomats from nations that lost citizens push Iran for more cooperation on the investigation and compensation issues.
Washington | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Shankhyaneel Sarkar
UPDATED ON DEC 18, 2020 06:14 PM IST
He was responding to a question on the possibility of sanctions on India under CAATSA because of the purchase of S-400s from Russia.
Moscow | By Associated Press | Posted by Kunal Gaurav
PUBLISHED ON DEC 09, 2020 10:09 PM IST
The Russian Defense Ministry said in a statement that the maneuvers included the test launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile from the Karelia nuclear submarine in the Barents Sea.
Kyiv | By Reuters | Posted by: Sanya Budhiraja
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2020 08:13 PM IST
Lesya Lytvynova runs a Kyiv-based charity called ‘Ours’ that gives free generators to patients suffering respiratory distress, plugging a shortage in Ukraine’s healthcare system as COVID-19 cases spike to record levels.
KYIV | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 16, 2020 05:46 PM IST
“The tests of three players - Eduard Sobol, Yevhen Makarenko and Dmytro Riznyk - had the so-called conditionally negative status yesterday. After additional research, doctors found that these samples contain COVID-19,” the team said in a statement.
Leipzig | By Reuters
UPDATED ON NOV 15, 2020 09:08 AM IST
Werner scored twice after Leroy Sane had cancelled out a surprise 12th minute lead for the visitors, who had four players.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 13, 2020 10:59 AM IST
Measles cases reached the highest level in 23 years in 2019 and health authorities warned that many countries aren’t vaccinating enough people amid the Covid-19 pandemic.
By Bloomberg | Posted by Shivani Kumar
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 11:33 PM IST
The hackers allegedly carried out attacks against the 2017 elections in France and the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games, according to an indictment unsealed by the Justice Department on Monday.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Kaleem Ullah Fasihi
UPDATED ON OCT 18, 2020 06:19 PM IST
A 33-year-old Ukrainian fitness influencer, Dmitriy Stuzhuk, who once thought that there was no Covid-19 has died from the Sars-CoV-2 virus. His ex-wife Sofia Stuzhuk confirmed the news of Stuzhuk’s death on her Instagram profile.