India Ranks 107 on Global Hunger Index 2022, Behind Pak, Sri Lanka & Nepal

India ranked 107 out of 121 countries in the Global Hunger Index 2022 with its child wasting rate at 19.3 per cent, being the highest in the world. The Global Hunger Index (GHI) is a tool for comprehensively measuring and tracking hunger at global, regional, and national levels. With a score of 29.1, the level … Read more

Volkswagen Fest 2022 this weekend at Sentul Depot, KL: see the ID.4 EV, classic VWs, new Audis and more – paultan.org

Volkswagen Fest 2022 is happening this weekend, October 15 and 16, at Sentul Depot in Kuala Lumpur. The annual festival – back this year after a two-year hiatus because of you-know-what – is a celebration of music, culture, and everything Volkswagen. Admission is free, and it’s open from 10am-10pm on Saturday, and 10am-8pm on Sunday. … Read more

India slips to 107th position in Global Hunger Index; level ‘serious’

India this year slipped to the 107th position in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2022 from the 101st position in 2021. The GHI report termed the level of hunger in India as ‘serious.’ With a score of 28.2, India is now behind its neighbours Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal in the GHI Index … Read more

Attack on Indian in Australia comes at a time when more students seek it as foreign education destination

A recent stabbing attack on an Indian student in Sydney comes at a time when new student arrivals in Australia are expected to make Indians its largest group of foreign students. Australia has witnessed a decline in intake from China, its biggest source of foreign students until recently, due to deteriorating ties between the two … Read more

Volkswagen ID.4 EV previewed in Malaysia – coming “as soon as possible” to take on the Ioniq 5 and EV6 – paultan.org

Volkswagen Passenger Cars Malaysia (VPCM) has officially previewed the all-electric ID.4 SUV at the VW Fest public event this weekend. The pair of EV SUVs are currently in the country to undergo real-world tests, and VPCM MD Erik Winter has said that the company is working hard to bring it to the market “as soon … Read more

23-year-old IIT Kharagpur student’s decomposed body found in hostel room

A 23-year-old IIT Kharagpur student’s body was found in a decomposed state in his hostel room on Friday. New Delhi,UPDATED: Oct 15, 2022 10:37 IST The IIT authorities have informed the victim’s family after recovering the body. By India Today Web Desk: The body of an IIT Kharagpur student was found in his hostel room … Read more

‘The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power’ doesn’t outright tell us who the Stranger is — but we have a good guess

Since the start of The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, one of the show’s biggest mysteries has been: Who is the Stranger (Daniel Weyman)? Now, after the finale, we know. Kind of. The Stranger crash-landed in Middle-earth in episode 1 and has been tagging along with Harfoot Nori Brandyfoot (Markella Kavenagh) ever … Read more

Gold, silver unchanged in early trade; yellow metal trading at Rs 51,000

Gold and silver prices remained untouched in Saturday’s early trade, with 10 gram of the yellow metal (24-carat) trading at Rs 51,000, according to the GoodReturns website. Silver, on the other hand, is trading at Rs 57,300 per kg. Ten grams of 22-carat gold is trading at Rs 46,750. In Mumbai and … Read more