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Indian Fighter Jet Missing in Region Claimed by China


The air force now has only 25 active squadrons, compared to the 45 squadrons it estimates would be required to defend against a joint attack from Pakistan and China. In March, India and Russian Federation had signed a couple of agreements for the long-term maintenance and technical support for the Sukhoi-30MKI fighter planes. Read More »

Israeli MP Netanyahu stokes jokes and anger with Trump selfie


Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to visit the Western Wall in the disputed city, placing his hand on one of the most sacred sites in Judaism in a highly symbolic move. Whether all this marks what Trump called the "rare opportunity to bring stability and peace in this region" and to "defeat terror and create a future of peace" is another matter. Read More »

Why Macron Won The French Presidential Race


Thousands of jubilant Macron supporters waving blue, white and red tricolour flags danced and cheered outside the iconic Paris Louvre museum. The percentage of the vote Ms Le Pen won was the highest share the French had ever given to her party. Read More »

Pakistan presses ICJ for early hearing of Kulbhushan Jadhav case


It urged the federal government to carry out his death sentence immediately so that other countries or individuals avoid carrying out such shameful, intolerable and unforgivable acts against Pakistan in the future. He pointed out that "India's success rate was 60 percent". "Our lawyer finished the arguments in 50 minutes, though he had 90 minutes to present the case", Rehman said, insisting that Pakistan could have done better had the legal team been well prepared. Read More »

'Kapil Mishra's attacker not linked to BJYM, likely to be AAP activist'


Police officials and his aides caught hold of him. "He insists he did not hit Mishra and is angry that he was not getting his answers from the former minister", said the officer. However, police personnel were stationed at the entry gate of his residence. The Anti-Corruption Branch today recorded the statement of sacked Delhi minister Kapil Mishra over his allegations that Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had influenced the probe into a Rs 400 crore tanker scam. Read More »

U.S. outraged at Erdogan guards' attack on protesters

Yesterday, the US State Department said "violence is never an appropriate response to free speech". "The Turkish-Americans responded in self-defense", the statement read. Washington's Metropolitan Police Department said it had arrested two USA residents, Ayten Necmi, 49, and Jalal Kheirabadi, 42, over the incident, according to the BBC. Read More »

Trump talks of engagement to resolve North Korea crisis


This is the first time Trump has met with a South Korean official since taking office. Kong told reporters on arrival that the South Korean president had asked him to convey to the USA government and people his thoughts on South Korea and the alliance and the deployment of the U.S. Read More »

SSLC Top 20 merit list leaked, MBoSE terms it unfortunate


And the students who will not qualify in the exam should appear for the supplementary exams. Students who are now pursuing HSSLC under MBOSE are advised to go check the Mbose HSSLC Arts Results from May 23rd at 10 AM. Enter all the required details in the provided fields. The headquarters of MBoSE is in Tura, the largest urban centre of the western half of Meghalaya dominated by the Garo tribe. Read More »

Manchester Arena explosion: Witnesses speak after Ariana Grande concert blast


David Leavitt , a freelance writer and Twitch streamer, made a decision to tweet out a few idiotic jokes after news broke of the fatal bombing at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. "We got outside and children were crying their eyes out, people talking about it being a bomb/gunshots, there were many parents running towards the arena but no one knew exactly what it was". Read More »

Fighting terror a battle between good and evil


The eagerly awaited speech, created to change perceptions about his stance on Islam, had been billed beforehand as a clarion call for Muslim countries to do more to fight terrorists and counter extremist ideology. His words shocked many Americans, with Trump detractors noting that the US Constitution prohibits religious discrimination. During the 2016 USA campaign, Trump mused about his belief that " Islam hates us ". Read More »

Several killed at Ariana Grande concert

Chief Constable Ian Hopkins said the force was working closely with the national counter terrorism policing network and United Kingdom intelligence partners. A spokesperson for Ariana Grande said she was okay according to the report. Emergency vehicles were helping the injured and bomb disposal units were later seen outside the venue. Read More »

US Rules Out Netanyahu Accompanying Trump to Western Wall


Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's depiction of his beleaguered regime as "the new Jews of the 21st century that Hitler pursued" has. However, on the day before he left a White House official said the administration would not make the move "right now". Read More »

Video Appears To Show Erdogan's Guards Clashing With DC Protesters

Multiple videos taken at the scene by Voice of America show that supporters of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan initiated the violence with one supporter shoving a female protester to the ground. Newsham said D.C. police are working with the Secret Service and State Department to identify the people who instigated the violence, and whether the men in dark suits , some with guns, are members of Erdogan's protective detail. Read More »

Trump Israel trip 1st presidential flight from Saudi Arabia

Within hours of arriving in Israel on Monday, Donald Trump made history by becoming the first sitting U.S. president to visit. Earlier on Monday, on Mr Trump's first visit to Israel as president, he said he sees a growing recognition among Muslim nations that they share a "common cause" with Israel in their determination to counter threats posed by Iran. Read More »

A look at Fifth Amendment protections invoked by Flynn


In a letter released Monday evening by Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), the congressman details a document that reveals Flynn told investigators he was paid by "U.S. Meanwhile, senators said they wished Mr. Flynn would have complied with their subpoena. The refusal to comply risked Flynn being cited for contempt of Congress. Read More »

English wedding: Pippa Middleton marries as royals look on


Middleton, 33, was accompanied by her father, Michael, as they arrived at the church which is not far from the Middleton family home in a vintage 1951 Jaguar auto. Celebrity guests included 18-times grand slam tennis champion Roger Federer and the fashion editor of British Vogue magazine. News. Pippa Middleton and James Matthews kiss after their wedding at St Mark's Church in Englefield, England Saturday, May 20, 2017. Read More »

Election campaign suspended after Manchester explosion


Mr Turnbull was followed by Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, who said the world should never accept the tragedies in Manchester and the Bataclan as normal. Others posted banners saying "the beginning is in Brussels and Paris, and in London we form a state", in reference to previous similar "lone wolf" attacks in Belgium and France for which the group has claimed responsibility. Read More »

Trump says Arabs and Israelis 'share common enemy' Iran


Its 50th anniversary, according to the Jewish calendar, begins on Tuesday night, just hours after Trump leaves Israel. Trump's visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories is part of his first trip overseas as president and follows an initial leg in Saudi Arabia, where he urged Islamic leaders to confront extremism. Read More »

Rouhani seeks to mend Iran-Saudi ties over regional influence

The Instagram account of Rouhani ally, former president Mohammad Khatami, also showed a picture of Rouhani making a victory sign and ran the slogan "Hope prevailed over isolation". Despite the healthy margin of victory, Mr. Rouhani, 68, will face considerable headwinds, both at home and overseas, as he embarks on his second term. Read More »

UK police: 19 confirmed dead in explosion at Grande concert

But witnesses later reported seeing the prone bodies of those who had been injured and killed, as well as others who were streaked with blood and were staggering away from the scene. A spokesman for Grande's record label said that the singer was "okay". The incident led to a nightlong search for loved ones as parents tried to locate their teenage children and groups of friends scattered by the explosion sought to find one another. Read More »

Read Rosenstein's full opening statement on Comey to Congress

Trump - in detailed memos he wrote at the time and gave to his aides. Former FBI director James Comey will testify publicly about his role in the investigation into Russian meddling in the election and any possible connections to the campaign of President Donald Trump, the Senate Intelligence Committee has announced. Read More »

United Nations strongly condemns North Korea's missile test

South Korea hosts 28,500 US troops to counter the threat from the North, a legacy of the 1950-53 Korean War. The missile took off from a location near Pukchang, northeast of Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, and flew 310 miles before falling in waters off the county's east coast. Read More »

Ex-SKorean President Park arrives for start of bribery trial


Park's court appearance is the first time she has been seen in public since her arrest in March. Choi was also in court Tuesday but Park appeared to avoid looking at her former confidant. She rose to the presidency largely on the back of his continuing popularity among the aged voters who benefited from rapid economic growth under his tenure. Read More »

What Trump Should Say in Israel


According to Channel 2 News, some of Trump's closest officials sounded frustrated and furious with Bennett when speaking to their Israeli counterparts. Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization and opponents of Israel's existence refuse to acknowledge as part of Israel, would not eliminate the possibility of a Palestinian government presence in Jerusalem . Read More »

Nicola Sturgeon SAVAGED by Ruth Davidson during furious TV debate


The debate also focused on calls for a second independence referendum and higher rates of income tax, but was dominated by the attacks on Davidson, reflecting the Conservatives' status as the party most under attack and the threat to SNP seats posed by their surge in popularity under Davidson's leadership. Read More »

Trump greeted with selfies and politics on arrival in Israel

Earlier this month, Melania liked a tweet that made a joke about how crappy her marriage is, and on Mother's Day, the world noticed that Donald Trump left her alone to go golfing and wondered if she preferred it that way. Who knows why - perhaps a turbulent flight from Saudi Arabia - but she definitely was NOT down for any hand-holding. This isn't the first time Donald and Melania have struggled with the basic physical practices of an intimate relationship. Read More »

House oversight panel postpones Russian Federation hearing


Ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn has refused to give documents to a Senate committee probing Russia's election meddling. Lawmakers of other key congressional committees are pledging a full public airing as to why former FBI Director James Comey was ousted amid the intensifying investigations into Russia's interference with the US election. Read More »

Tillerson: Trump told Russians about Comey to show he's not distracted

According to the Morning Consult/Politico poll , it was a bad week for the President with the majority of the 1,970 registered voters polled between May 16 and 18 (margin of error plus or minus two percentage points). But the gist of the conversation was that the president feels as if he is hamstrung in his ability to work with Russian Federation to find areas of cooperation because this has been obviously so much in the news. Read More »

Trump visits Israel in search of revived peace process


Some regarded his speech as a positive step towards Muslims. On the eve of Mr Trump's visit, an Israeli official said Mr Netanyahu's cabinet has approved confidence-building measures with the Palestinians, including allowing building in a West Bank area. Read More »

EVM row: All eyes on crucial 'EC all-party' meet today


Days before the proposed meet, the Aam Admi Party had staged a demonstration on hacking a "voting machine" in the Delhi Assembly. AAP's claims will be put to test during the "hackathon" that EC will likely hold this month. After the all party meeting we will make our strategy. "You should be convinced that EC has no favourites. we maintain equidistance from all parties and groups". Read More »

India wrongly claiming victory in Jadhav's case: Qureshi

India reacted to the verdict by taking the matter to the International Court of Justice (ICJ), headquartered in The Hague, accusing Pakistan of "farcical trial" in the matter of Jadhav. The ICJ rejected Pakistan's argument that it had no jurisdiction in the matter and acknowledged the urgency of Jadhav's case. Reportedly, Pakistan is to dispatch an ad-hoc judge to the worldwide court while a legal team would also be formed to assist counsel in the ICJ for Pakistan, Khawar Qureshi. Read More »

Saudi oil minister expects extension of production cut deal

The extension through the first quarter of next year would help producers reach their goal of trimming global stockpiles to a five-year average, al-Falih said . Volatility has dominated the commodity in recent weeks, with the latest statistics from the US shale industry showing another huge surge in production. Read More »

Former FBI chief Comey postpones testimony before US House committee


I don't know where they reside. This comes as former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment protection against self-incrimination, notifying the Senate Intelligence Committee that he will not comply with a subpoena seeking documents, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said Monday. Read More »