Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Politics

Ivanka Trump accepts PM Modi’s invitation, to lead US delegation for entrepreneur summit in...

  Washington: US President Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka will lead the American delegation at the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India, starting from November 28. "Ivanka Trump will lead the US delegation to India this fall, supporting...

‘Unexploded World War II bomb’ found at Japan Fukushima nuclear plant

  Tokyo: A suspected World War II bomb was found Thursday on the premises of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, an official said, with police called in to investigate. The 85-centimetre (2.9 foot) long object, believed...

‘Gujarat ka sher aaya’, chants Indian Youth Congress on Ahmed Patel’s arrival at Jantar...

  New Delhi: The victory of Ahmed Patel in the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat seems to be a big morale booster for Congress workers, who gathered here from different parts of the country braving...

Mahagathbandhan still on? Sonia Gandhi invites Sharad Yadav, 18 opposition parties for meeting

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi has called a meeting of 18 opposition parties on Friday, the last day of Parliament's monsoon session, to discuss the future course of action of the joint opposition and...

Bhutan rejects Chinese diplomat’s claim, says position on standoff ‘unaltered’

    New Delhi: Days after the Chinese Foreign Ministry claimed that Bhutan had confirmed to them that Doklam was not a part of its territory, the government of the latter country refuted the claims, asking...

Donald Trump has continued with Barack Obama’s India policy: US lawmaker

  Washington: President Donald Trump has continued with the India policy of his predecessor Barack Obama and the support for the Indo-US relationship transcends political parties here, an influential Indian-American lawmaker has said. "I think that...

Power play: who could be Pakistan’s next PM?

Islamabad: Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was Friday ousted from the top office by the Supreme Court, but as the head of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) party he will be able to nominate...

North Korea mocks Donald Trump, details plan to strike key US military stronghold in...

  Seoul: Nuclear-armed North Korea mocked President Donald Trump as "bereft of reason" on Thursday, raising the stakes in their stand-off with an unusually detailed plan to send a salvo of missiles towards the US...

Ticket to Europe? Nigerian girls lured into sexual slavery

  Benin City: In Benin City, Nigeria's capital of illegal migration, no one says the word "prostitution". The word on the street for the young girls who leave for Italy or France is "hustling". About 37,500...

India will only have itself to blame if they don’t withdraw troops from Doklam

  Beijing: The countdown to a military conflict between India and China has begun and New Delhi should come to senses and withdraw troops from Doklam before it's too late, a Chinese daily said on...