Sunday , 21 April 2019

World News

Pak orders seizure of banned outfits’ assets under UN sanctions regime

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Monday promulgated a law to streamline the procedure for the implementation of the UN sanctions against individuals and organisations, amid mounting pressure from the global community to rein in the terror groups operating on its soil and curb their financing. Please like & share: Read More »

France reiterates support for India’s permanent seat in UNSC

United Nations: France, which assumed the March Presidency of the United Nations Security Council, has reiterated its support for India as the permanent member of the powerful UN organ, saying the UNSC’s enlargement is the “first crucial part” towards its reform. Please like & share: Read More »

O P Jindal Global varsity, University of Wollongong ink strategic partnership

Wollongong (New South Wales) : India’s O P Jindal Global University and the University of Wollongong (UoW) in Australia’s New South Wales have signed a strategic partnership and memorandum of understanding through which students and faculty members from each institution can spend time at the other in short or longer term exchange programmes. Please like & share: Read More »

‘Challenges not over yet, keep your guard up,’ Pak Air chief tells officers

Islamabad: Pakistan Air Force chief on Monday asked his officers to keep their “guard up” as the challenges facing the country “are not over yet”, amid heightened tensions with India following the Pulwama terror attack and an aerial combat between the two forces. Please like & share: Read More »

At least 23 dead as tornadoes, severe storms ravage South

Beauregard (US): A tornado roared into southeast Alabama and killed at least 23 people and injured several others, part of a severe storm system that caused catastrophic damage and unleashed other tornadoes around the Southeast. Please like & share: Read More »

China’s top political advisory body starts annual session

Beijing: China’s top political advisory body Sunday started its ten-day annual session with President Xi Jinping, Premier Li Keqiang and other senior leaders attending the opening meet being held here amid trade war tensions with the US and the slowdown of the world’s second largest economy. Please like & share: Read More »

New blood test may help predict pre-term birth

New York : Researchers are working on a blood test that could be able to detect risk of spontaneous pre-term delivery. According to a study, published in the American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, five micro particle proteins found in first-trimester blood samples may give clues about the risk of spontaneous pre-term birth. Please like & share: Read More »

Trump delivers a slashing speech that rouses the right

Oxon Hill (US): In a slashing speech packed with braggadocio and grievance, President Donald Trump denounced Democrats as the party of “the socialist nightmare,” relitigated his crowd sizes back to the inauguration and took on “sick,” ‘’lunatic” and “dirty” foes at every turn, earning him the unvarnished adoration of cheering conservatives. Please like & share: Read More »