Floral prints are back in vogue

For the majority of womenswear summer collections, florals are a mainstay. With this season focused more on the revival of traditional designs, it is perhaps not a surprise that florals have emerged as the must-have pattern, appearing in different ensembles and exhibiting a consistent 17% annual growth rate during the most recent fashion week. More […]

Middle East

Israel to reappoint envoy to Turkey within weeks

ANKARA: The reappointment of an Israeli ambassador to Turkey could happen within weeks, the Jewish state’s charge d’affaires in Ankara said. “We hope the appointment will take place in a week or two,” Irit Lillian, Israel‘s current top diplomat in Turkey, told reporters here on Friday. Lillian said Israel will never give up on the […]

Rest of World

UN condemns air strike in Ethiopia that ‘hit kindergarten’

ADDIS ABABA: The UN children’s agency UNICEF on Saturday condemned an air strike that “hit a kindergarten” in Ethiopia‘s Tigray region, killing at least four people including two children. “UNICEF strongly condemns the air strike in Mekelle, the capital city of the Tigray Region, Ethiopia. The strike hit a kindergarten, killing several children, and injuring […]


Study describes how Covid-19 damages the brain

WASHINGTON: A study shows how SARS-CoV-2 infects brain cells called astrocytes, causing structural changes in the brain. Infection with SARS-CoV-2 can cause brain alterations and neurocognitive dysfunction, particularly in long Covid-19 syndrome, but the underlying mechanisms are elusive. Daniel Martins-de-Souza and colleagues used MRI to compare brain structure in 81 study participants recovering from a […]


India vs Pakistan: The Asia Cup could be career-changing for Virat Kohli, if he does well he will go on a run-scoring spree again, says Danish Kaneria | Cricket News

NEW DELHI: The stage is all set, captains – Babar Azam and Rohit Sharma – have chalked out their plans, anticipation is sky high, and the fans are waiting eagerly to witness the next chapter of the mother of all cricket battles. Yes, it’s almost time for the latest chapter of India vs Pakistan cricket […]