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‘Deeply concerned but…’: World Bank will not provide new financing to Sri Lanka
The World Bank said on Thursday it did not plan to offer Sri Lanka new financing amid the current economic crisis, citing an inadequate macroeconomic policy framework. The international financial institution said it was “deeply concerned” about the impact of the crippling crisis on the people of Sri Lanka. Read more
Rishi Sunak admits he is losing to Liz Truss in race to become UK PM
Rishi Sunak has admitted he is the underdog in the race to become the next leader of the Conservative Party and British Prime Minister, but has vowed to fight for every vote. Read more
India’s full schedule for Day 1 of the Commonwealth Games 2022: What’s India’s schedule today at CWG Birmingham?
The Birmingham Commonwealth Games (CWG) kicks off on July 29, Friday and on the opening day a host of Indian players will be seen in action. India Women’s Cricket Team and Women’s Hockey Team start their campaign on Day 1, both wishing for a winning start. The youngest member of the Indian contingent, 14-year-old squash player Anahat Singh will take on Jada Ross of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, while the men’s and women’s table tennis teams will take part in the playoffs. Read more
Fertility advice: Your mental health may deteriorate during IVF treatment. Discover these solutions to cope
A woman is considered a failure if she cannot be a mother and a man is considered “not man enough” if he is sterile and cannot be a father and these stigmas have an increasing impact on self-esteem and a person’s trust. Research has shown that the process of assisted reproduction or in vitro fertilization is linked to increased levels of anxiety, depression and stress. Therefore, IVF can be mentally and financially draining and can lead to complex emotions like grief and guilt. Read more
On Sanjay Dutt’s Birthday Wife Maanayata Dutt Wishes Him a ‘Rockstar’ and Shares His Photo: ‘Endless Love and Grace’
Sanjay Dutt turned 63 on Friday. The actor was recently seen in the movie Shamshera, in which he plays the role of the antagonist. Wishing him on his birthday, his wife Maanayata Dutt shared an inspiring photo of the actor from his workout with a touching note. Read more