Monday, August 19, 2019

Tony Blair calls for EU migration curbs to avoid Brexit

London, Sep 10 (PTI) Britains former prime minister Tony Blair today called for stricter controls on migration from within the European Union (EU) to...

Global financial institutions need reforms to sustain development goals of UN: Mittal

New York, Sep 25 (PTI): Bharti Enterprises chairman Sunil Bharti Mittal Tuesday stressed the need to carry out reforms in global financial regulations and institutions...

China says opposed to US nuclear weapons on Korean peninsula

Beijing, Sep 16 (PTI): China said it was opposed to any deployment of nuclear weapons by Japan and South Korea in response to North...

384 dead in Indonesia tsunami, quake; residents camp outside

PALU, Indonesia , Sep 29 (AP) — Residents too afraid to sleep indoors camped out in the darkness Saturday while victims recounted harrowing stories...

Hindus Recount Massacre In Myanmar As Mass Graves Unearthed

COX'S BAZAR (BANGLADESH), Sep 27 (AFP): Rika Dhar watched as her husband, two brothers and countless neighbours were brutally hacked to death with machetes...

Google’s first urban development raises data concerns

Toronto, Oct 02 (AP): Heated streets will melt ice and snow on contact. Sensors will monitor traffic and protect pedestrians. Driverless shuttles will carry...

Las Vegas shooting: Indian-American lawmakers call for gun control laws

Washington, Oct 03 (PTI): Indian-American lawmakers have called for changes in the gun control laws in the US, as they condemned the Las Vegas...

Pompeo cites progress made with Kim Jong Un on N. Korea trip

SEOUL, South Korea , Oct 7 (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said that he and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un...

China rejects US criticism of One Belt One Road passing through PoK

Beijing, Oct 7 (PTI): Claiming UN support for its controversial One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative, China today rejected US criticism saying the project...

Saudi crown prince’s carefully managed rise hides dark side

DUBAI, UAE, Oct 12 (AP): In a kingdom once ruled by an ever-aging rotation of elderly monarchs, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman stands...


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