Tuesday , 26 March 2019

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Annul Jadhav’s death sentence, set him free: India urges ICJ

PTI THE HAGUE India on Monday urged the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to annul Kulbhushan Jadhav’s death sentence by a Pakistani military court and order his immediate release, saying the verdict based on a “farcical case” hopelessly fails to satisfy even the minimum standards of due process. Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by the ... Read More »

Seven MPs split from Labour Party over Brexit

PTI   London Britain’s Opposition Labour Party suffered a jolt on Monday as seven anti-Brexit MPs quit the party in protest against its leader Jeremy Corbyn’s approach to issues including Brexit and anti-Semitism. MPs Chuka Umunna, Luciana Berger, Chris Leslie, Angela Smith, Mike Gapes, Gavin Shuker and Ann Coffey held a press conference in London to tell reporters that they ... Read More »

US woman ‘deeply regrets’ joining IS

Damascus An American woman captured by Kurdish forces after fleeing the last Islamic State stronghold in Syria, has said that she “deeply regrets” joining the terror group and has pleaded to be allowed to return to her family in Alabama. Once one of the IS’ most prominent online agitators who took to social media to call for the blood of ... Read More »

India not informed Pak about MFN status withdrawal

Islamabad: India has not informed Pakistan that it was withdrawing the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to it, a senior Pakistani official said Sunday, after New Delhi took strong economic action against Islamabad following the Pulwama terror attack. Please like & share: Read More »

Princes William and Harry prepare to go separate ways

London: Britain’s Princes William and Harry, known to be very close, are preparing to go their separate ways, seeking a more independent path from each other in terms of their charity work and royal duties. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Take back over 800 ISIS fighters captured in Syria’

Washington: President Donald Trump has demanded that the European nations take back more than 800 ISIS fighters captured in Syria and put them on trial, warning that the US otherwise will be forced to free the jihadists after it pulls out from the war-torn country. Please like & share: Read More »

May issues fresh plea to Conservative MPs to unite over Brexit

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May has issued a fresh plea to Conservative MPs to unite and deliver on Brexit, urging the ruling party to “move beyond what divides us” and sacrifice “personal preferences”. Please like & share: Read More »