Sri Lankan economic crisis

The parliamentary majority of Sri Lanka’s ruling coalition headed by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has come under threat with dissident lawmakers, led by former president Maithripala Sirisena, planning to break away from the government against the backdrop of nationwide protests over the country’s worst economic crisis. Sri Lanka is currently experiencing its worst economic crisis inContinue Reading

Canadian PM

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his family have left their home in the country’s capital and shifted to a secret location after a large-scale protest opposing COVID vaccine mandates converged on Parliament Hill, media reports said on Saturday. What started as a protest dubbed as ‘Freedom Convoy’ against a vaccine requirementContinue Reading

UK coronavirus deaths surpass 80,000, highest in Europe

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The UK has again recorded more than 1,000 coronavirus deaths overnight bringing the country’s official death toll past 80,000. Another 59,937 Covid-19 cases were also reported in the past 24 hours, taking the total number of infections since the start of the pandemic past three million toContinue Reading

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The European Central Bank offered lenders a fourth round of regulatory relief to help massive stimulus efforts feed through to a virus-stricken economy. Banks will be temporarily allowed to tweak the math behind a financial strength metric known as the leverage ratio to their benefit by stripping out depositsContinue Reading