Chinese company rejects rights accusation after US sanctions
Three BGI units were among Chinese companies added to an “entity list” last week that limits access to U.S. technology on security or human rights grounds.
Japan, other G-7 leaders step up sanctions against Russia
The G-7 countries also affirmed their coordinated action to further counter Russia's capacity to wage its illegal aggression" and pledged to prevent Russia from obtaining military equipment.
Putin's war a strategic failure for Kremlin, says US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen
Yellen said Russia's economy has become increasingly isolated and the impact of sanctions against that country for war against Ukraine is being seen.
G7 finance ministers to discuss more Russia sanctions
A senior US official said last week that the United States and its G7 allies planned to unveil "a big new package of sanctions" around the anniversary of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
China sanctions US defence firms Lockheed Martin, Raytheon for Taiwan sales
China said they were added to the "unreliable entity" list of companies whose activities are restricted because they might endanger national sovereignty, security or development interests.
A year on, sanctions against Russia sputter
In the latest expansion of sanctions, the price cap on Russian crude has been extended to refined products as well.
US sanctions hit medicine, food availability in Cuba: Aleida Guevara
Responding to a question from the audience, she listed out important characteristics of the Cuban healthcare system.
40 nations urge Israel to lift 'punitive' sanctions on Palestinians
On December 30, the UN General Assembly passed a resolution requesting an opinion from the International Court of Justice on the issue of the Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories.
US slaps sanctions against Indian national, others for human rights abuses, violations
The US took this action on Friday on behalf of North Korea on the occasion of International Anti-Corruption Day and on the eve of International Human Rights Day.
Canada sanctions Iran, Russia and Myanmar over 'gross rights violations'
The sanctions timed to mark world days for anti-corruption and human rights, also target Russia and Myanmar.
US, South Korea and Japan impose fresh sanctions on North Korea
Washington's action, announced Thursday, blocks any assets of three North Korean officials in the United States, a largely symbolic step.
US authorizes Chevron to pump oil in Venezuela again after govt, opposition ink deal
Maduro praised the deal on Twitter, saying it "opens the way for a new chapter for Venezuela, to keep advancing towards the peace and well-being that all Venezuelans yearn for."
EU readies new Iran sanctions over drones to Russia
The hardening EU stance towards Tehran appeared to bury deeper hopes of reviving a 2015 Iran nuclear deal, which has been eroded since then-president Donald Trump withdrew US support in 2018.
US slaps more sanctions on Taliban over treatment of women
Secretary of State Anthony Blinken unveiled the new visa restriction policy for current or former members of the Taliban and others involved in repressing women through restrictive policies, violence.
Looking into it: India on US sanction against Mumbai-based petrochemical firm
"That is a private company. This is a new development and we are looking into it," Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said, replying to a question.
'Get lost': Iran schoolgirls lead protests over Mahsa Amini death
EU agrees fresh Russia sanctions after four Ukrainian region annexations
"We have just reached a political agreement on new sanctions against Russia -- a strong EU response to Putin's illegal annexation of territories," ambassador Edita Hrda said.
US sanctions Indian firm for Iran oil deal
As for Tibalaji, the OFAC alleged that it purchased millions of dollars worth of Triliance-brokered petrochemical products, including methanol and base oil, for onward shipment to China.
Russia's nuclear trade with Europe flows despite Ukraine war
The EU's executive arm, the European Commission, did not propose targeting Russia's nuclear sector in its latest sanctions package presented Wednesday.
China slams sanctions on Russia though Beijing has not provided military or financial support to Moscow
In that statement, Russia also said it "confirms that Taiwan is an inalienable part of China, and opposes any forms of independence of Taiwan."
Umesh Pal kidnapping case: Gangster-neta Atiq Ahmed held guilty, his brother acquitted
Pawar steps in amid row over Rahul's Savarkar remark, asks Cong to tone down attack
Wrong to assume that sacked H-1B staffers have to leave America within 60 days: USCIS director
Petty politics of petty men: Sibal slams govt after Rahul asked to vacate bungalow
Rahul's Savarkar jibe: MVA's split inevitable if issue gets stretched, say experts
AIADMK power struggle: EPS takes over as general secretary after Madras HC rejects OPS' plea
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