Monday , 22 April 2019

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Pope compares child sex abuse to ‘human sacrifice’ Vatican City: Pope Francis on Sunday compared the sexual abuse of children to human sacrifice as he addressed the Catholic Church’s top bishops at the end of a landmark summit to tackle paedophilia. Please like & share: Read More »

UK drops corruption probe against Rolls-Royce in India, other countries

PTI   LONDON The UK has announced the closure of its probe into corruption charges against senior executives of British aerospace and defence major Rolls-Royce in India and six other countries. Serious fraud office (SFO), the UK government’s investigation authority, which also closed a long-running probe against pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline, said in a statement on Friday that the cases had ... Read More »

US Indian community holds anti-terror protests at Pakistani, Chinese consulates

IANS NEW YORK Members of the Indian community have held protests outside the Pakistani consulates in New York and Chicago to condemn the February 14 Pulwama attack that claimed the lives of 40 CRPF troopers. In New York on Friday, the police stopped 400 protesters from approaching the consulate building and cordoned them off next to Central Park, across the ... Read More »

Trump: India, Pakistan facing ‘very dangerous situation’

IANS   WASHINGTON US President Donald Trump has said that there is a “very dangerous situation” between India and Pakistan following the Jammu and Kashmir Kashmir suicide bombing that killed 40 CRPF troopers and indicated that Washington was trying defuse the heightening tensions between the two neighbours. “Right now between Pakistan and India, there is a very, very bad situation. ... Read More »

Pak govt takes control of Jaish headquarters

LAHORE: Bowing down to intense international pressure to rein in militant groups operating from its soil, the Pakistan government on Friday took over the administrative control of the headquarters of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), the terror outfit which claimed responsibility for the deadly Pulwama suicide attack that killed 40 CRPF personnel in Jammu and Kashmir. Please like & share: Read More »

UP ATS arrests 2 JeM terrorists

LUCKNOW: Two alleged Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists posing as students and involved in recruiting for the group have been arrested from Deoband in Saharanpur district, Uttar Pradesh Director General of Police O P Singh said on Friday. Please like & share: Read More »

Forced entry of aid to Venezuela could lead to war: Italian lawmakers

Rome: The deadline set by US president Donald Trump and Venezuela’s opposition leader and self-declared interim president Juan Guaido for the military to allow humanitarian aid into the crisis-hit country could spark perilous conflict, Senators from Italy’s ruling 5-Star Movement said on Wednesday. Please like & share: Read More »

Vatican summit on sex abuse focuses calls for accountability

Vatican City: Cardinals attending Pope Francis’ summit on preventing clergy sex abuse called Friday for a new culture of accountability in the Catholic Church to punish bishops and religious superiors when they fail to protect their flocks from predator priests. Please like & share: Read More »