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    Two Reuters Journalists Injured, Driver Killed In Ukraine: Reports

    Two Reuters journalists were injured and a driver was killed on Friday in eastern Ukraine, according to media reports. ....Tap to read more

    Russia declares ceasefire to enable evacuations

    Russian military declares ceasefire in Ukraine from 0700 GMT to open humanitarian corridors at French President Emmanuel Macron's request: Sputnik The Russian military will hold fire and open humanitarian corridors in several Ukrainian cities including the capital Kyiv, Mariupol & Kharkiv.

    Mastercard, Visa suspend services in Russia

    US President Joe Biden, during a conversation with Volodymyr Zelensky, welcomed the decisions of Visa and Mastercard to suspend services in Russia, the White House said Earlier, Zelensky said on Twitter that he held phone talks with Biden on Saturday, discussing Western support for Kyiv and anti-Russia sanctions. "President Biden highlighted the ongoing actions undertaken by the United States, its allies and partners, and private industry to raise the costs on Russia for its aggression in Ukraine. In particular, he welcomed the decision this evening by Visa and Mastercard to suspend service in Russia," the White House said in a Saturday statement following the Biden-Zelensky conversation.

    Ukraine latest-Ukraine requests urgent military assistance; Russia warns west on no fly zone

    Ukraine on Saturday urged the West to amp up military assistance to the besieged country, including warplanes, as Russian President Vladimir Putin escalated warnings against NATO. "The highest demand that we have is in fighter jets, attack aircraft, and air-defense systems," Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba told a small group of journalists on the Poland-Ukraine border.

    Ukraine crisis-Indian student shot in Kyiv

    An Indian student has been hospitalised after he was shot with a bullet in the capital city of Ukraine, a few days after an Indian student lost his life in the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. Speaking on the matter, Minister of State for Ministry of Civil Aviation General VK Singh revealed the information at Poland's Rzeszow airport on Thursday. "A student from Kyiv was reported to have been shot and was immediately admitted to the hospital in Kyiv," he said.

    Invasion of Kyiv appears stalled, fighting rages in Kharkiv-US

    The Russian "invasion" prong aimed at the Ukrainian capital city of Kyiv appears to be stalled, while fighting rages in Kharkiv, the country's second-largest city, a senior US defence official said on Thursday. Russian President Vladimir Putin has amassed more than 150,000 troops in 120 battalion tactical groups on the border of Ukraine since last fall, and about 90 percent of the forces have invaded, the US official was quoted as saying by US Defence Department.

    Ukraine claims to have destroyed columns of Russian troops

    Ukraine on Thursday claimed to have destroyed columns of Russian troops with heavy artillery, inflicting heavy damage. "The enemy does not go unpunished. Artillerymen of the Joint Forces inflict heavy fire damage, destroying columns and clusters of Russian occupation troops. Ukraine's artillery is working as clearly, precisely, and effectively as ever," tweeted the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine.

    Elon Musk activated Starlink broadband in Ukraine

    Elon Musk said Saturday his company SpaceX's Starlink satellite broadband service had been activated in Ukraine, after a Kyiv official urged the tech titan to provide his embattled country with stations. "Starlink service is now active in Ukraine," Musk tweeted, adding "more terminals en route."

    This is our home, and we’ll fight till the end: Ukrainians on Russia invasion

    Mikhail Shcherbakov's residence in Kharkiv, Ukraine's second-largest city, had its ceiling damaged by a missile piece. After weeks of rhetoric and warning indicators, a Russian attack had touched home.

    Air India flight to Kyiv returns midway due to Ukraine air space closure

    Air India flight AI1947 is coming back to Delhi due to NOTAM (Notice to Air Missions) at, Kyiv, Ukraine. The air space has been closed due to Russian President's call for Military action on Ukraine. The Air India Flight had left New Delhi at 7:50AM IST.

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    French Writer Annie Ernaux Awarded 2022 Nobel Prize In Literature

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    Palakkad Bus Accident: PM Modi Expresses Grief, Announces Ex-Gratia

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