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Nan Pachai Tamizhan.... says Rajinikanth in biggest ever hint to joining politics

Nan Pachai Tamizhan.... says Rajinikanth in biggest ever hint to joining politics

We should change the system". During the event, Rajinikanth further said, "Both "support" and "oppose" is a part of the system. Till then let us be patient", the actor said and kept his fans guessin...

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Goa bridge collapse toll rises to two, one missing

Goa bridge collapse toll rises to two, one missing

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . PWD minister Sudin Dhavalikar, who has been at the site, said that "the bridge had been closed, but people who wanted to see a man being rescued, remo...

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Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

Tories 'extremely foolish' over election boasts, says Alex Salmond

On Friday the Tories saw significant advances in the local elections in England and Wales, gaining more than 550 council seats and saw shock victories in mayoralty contests in the West Midlands and T...

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Election in Germany's most populous state could boost Merkel

Many believe the results indicate Merkel will cruise toward a fourth term in office as SPD has slipped in polls after holding the lead in February. "Merkel has proved it to all them again: to all th...

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Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

In a tweet Tuesday morning, Trump acknowledged that he had shared the information, said that he had an "absolute right" to do so, and he had done so to encourage Russian Federation to ramp up its effo...

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White House insists Trump's disclosures 'wholly appropriate'

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said he would not comment on the reports. The Senate Intelligence Committee has asked the White House for more information about reports that Trump gave intelligen...

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New US envoy to Israel officially takes up role

New US envoy to Israel officially takes up role

Spicer said the Western Wall is in fact in Jerusalem, but would not say it is in Israel. The Western Wall, the holiest site of Jewish prayer, is located in part of the territory it captured in the...

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NHS 'open for business' amid 'international manhunt' for cyber attackers

NHS 'open for business' amid 'international manhunt' for cyber attackers

Though the spread of the ransomware slowed Monday, many companies and government agencies were still struggling to recover from the first attack. Brian Lord, managing director of cyber and technolog...

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Journalist killed in Mexican state of Sinaloa

Valdez spent years documenting the violence in Mexico, and his death triggered an outpouring of grief across the country. Despite some judicial efforts, "a lack of political will to end impunity exp...

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Will bring new law, if triple talaq struck down: Centre to SC

Will bring new law, if triple talaq struck down: Centre to SC

The court said it was concerned (only) with the validity of triple talaq. Furthermore, Shaista, while drawing upon secularism in India, said the Muslim women would continue to abide by the Shariyat ...

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ICJ denies Pak request to play Jadhav's 'confessional' video

ICJ denies Pak request to play Jadhav's 'confessional' video

India is seeking the suspension of the death sentence handed to Jadhav by a Field General Court Martial (FGCM) in April this year. India wants the ICJ to annul Jadhav's death sentence and for Pakist...

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Emmanuel Macron inaugurated as France's president

Emmanuel Macron inaugurated as France's president

Earlier, Mr Macron was handed France's nuclear codes, putting him in charge of what will be the EU's only arsenal of atomic weapons after Brexit is complete. After his time at the tomb, Macron went to...

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Archaeologists unearth 2300-year-old necropolis containing at least 17 mummies

Archaeologists unearth 2300-year-old necropolis containing at least 17 mummies

El-Kholi said the mummies were found in burial shafts along with a collection of eight limestone sarcophagi, two of which were carved in clay. The mummies have been elaborately preserved and are t...

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BC Greens face stickhandling act in deciding which party it would back

The Green Party won enough seats to hold the balance of power after Tuesday's election, but risks ruin by backing the New Democratic Party, say political scientists from the University of British Colu...

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India Caucus co-chair on Trump's list of possible Federal Bureau of Investigation picks

India Caucus co-chair on Trump's list of possible Federal Bureau of Investigation picks

White House spokesman Sean Spicer said on Tuesday that Mr Rosenstein drafted the memo raising concerns about Mr Comey on his own accord. "The FBI has been in turmoil". Trump was asked bu Holt if he wa...

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Conservatives claim there are no more 'no-go areas' in Scotland

Campaign for Socialism spokesman Martyn Cook said: "Labour is being squeezed between two increasingly assertive nationalisms, neither of which is able to deliver for working people". "We have gained s...

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'I was a little bit surprised' over backlash against Comey's firing

'I was a little bit surprised' over backlash against Comey's firing

Mr. Trump said "there was no collusion" with Russian Federation, but said he wanted "to get to the bottom, if Russian Federation or anybody else is trying to tamper or play with our election". I don't...

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Madrid Open: Murray bows to Croatian; Djokovic survives

Madrid Open: Murray bows to Croatian; Djokovic survives

Nishikori, who beat Djokovic in the 2014 U.S. Open semifinals, was playing in his first tournament since March. "That makes this match much bigger for me". Djokovic won in Doha to start the year but...

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You are here! Home > INTERNATIONAL > Indian diplomat's phone seized in Islamabad court

You are here! Home > INTERNATIONAL > Indian diplomat's phone seized in Islamabad court

He told the court that he was texting on his phone and not using his camera. According to Uzma, her husband Tahir tricked her into marrying him since she had no knowledge of his first wife. It is pe...

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Mexico sees NAFTA negotiations starting in late August

Mexico sees NAFTA negotiations starting in late August

Lighthizer is about to enter this tense environment to get a trade deal that his boss has promised will bring jobs back to America. The Senate voted 81-15 to advance Robert Lighthizer's nomination. ...

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Early Elections in Kosovo After Prime Minister Loses Confidence Vote

Early Elections in Kosovo After Prime Minister Loses Confidence Vote

The no-confidence motion was launched by the opposition, which had accused the government of failing to meet its campaign pledges and creating public distrust. However, the chairman of the PDK's par...

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Dialogue with Trump was non-politicised: Russian FM

A USA official and a person knowledgeable of the plans are describing what would be the highest level, face-to-face contact with Russian Federation of Trump's presidency. Vershbow said frequent dialog...

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US defense chief affirms commitment to protecting Turkey

A top Syrian Kurdish official said Wednesday, May 10, 2017 , that the USA decision to arm Kurdish fighters with heavier weapons will help legitimize the force, which is denounced as a terrorist org...

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Venezuela opposition seeks international support for 'democratic agenda'

As the national guard was throwing tear gas and pellets onto protesters, a violinist played through the violence. A demonstrator takes cover behind a makeshift shield as clashes with riot police eru...

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Removal of 2nd Confederate statue in New Orleans to begin

Last month, the city dismantled the first of its four monuments scheduled for removal - an obelisk commemorating the Battle of Liberty Place . Statues of Beauregard, General Robert E. When the Conf...

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