11 December, 2017 7:08 PM Netanyahu accuses Erdogan of helping 'terrorists'
"I am not used to receiving lectures about morality from a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in his native Turkey," Netanyahu said. PARIS: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hit back at Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday after he labelled Israel a "state that kills children," calling him a leader who bombs Kurdish villagers and supports 24
11 December, 2017 5:16 PM Chaudhary clinches quota place in style
Saurabh Chaudhary clinched the Youth Olympics quota in style with the individual gold medal in air pistol in the youth men’s section of the 10th Asian Airgun championship which concluded here on Monday. After qualifying in third place with a modest 573, Saurabh was on top right from the start in the 24-shot final. He eventually won with a 6.9 point margin 17
9 December, 2017 3:16 PM Youth Olympic Games 2018: Mehuli Ghosh, Tushar Mane bag place in 10m Air Rifle
New Delhi: Mehuli Ghosh and Tushar Mane today became the first Indian shooters to secure the women's and men's quota places for the 2018 Youth Olympic Games (YOG) by winning a gold and bronze each at the 10th Asian Championship 10M Rifle/Pistol at Wako City, Japan. Ghosh struck gold to bag one out of three quota places up for grabs in women's 10m Air Rifle 39
8 December, 2017 6:44 PM Saudi-led airstrikes kill 23 civilians including children: Official
SANAA: Yemeni officials say Saudi-led coalition airstrikes have killed at least 23 civilians, including women and children, in the country's north. Abdel Elah al-Ezi, head of the health directorate in the northern city of Saada, said today's airstrikes were carried out in different areas of the city. Saada is a stronghold of the Iran-backed Shiite rebels 41
8 December, 2017 4:43 PM Clashes erupt across West Bank, Gaza over US prez Donald Trump's Jerusalem remark
Palestinians clashed with Israeli troops across the West Bank and Gaza, and Muslim worshippers from Jordan to Indonesia poured into the streets after Friday prayers to protest US President Donald Trump's remark on Jerusalem. Palestinians clashed with Israeli troops across the West Bank and Gaza, and Muslim worshippers from Jordan to Indonesia poured 37
7 December, 2017 8:17 PM 32 plays to be staged at theatre festival
ITFoK to begin in Thrissur on January 20 The tenth edition of the International Theatre Festival of Kerala (ITFoK), organised by the Kerala Sangeetha Nataka Akademi, will be held from January 20 to 29. ‘Theatre for the marginalised’ is the theme of this edition of the festival. Education Minister C. Ravindranath will inaugurate the festival on January 27
7 December, 2017 9:03 AM Lebanon's Pro-Hezbollah Newspaper Declares "Death To America"
Donald Trump on Wednesday officially recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and said he would move the US Embassy there, sparking fury and frustration in Arab countries. Beirut: Lebanon's pro-Hezbollah al-Akhbar newspaper declared "Death to America" on its front page on Thursday, the strongest reaction among universally critical Lebanese press 32
6 December, 2017 11:49 PM Donald Trump Asks Saudi Arabia To Allow Immediate Aid To Yemen
WASHINGTON: U.S. President Donald Trump called for Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to immediately allow humanitarian aid to reach people in Yemen, suggesting Washington had run out patience with a Saudi-led blockade that has been condemned by human rights groups. The Saudi-led military coalition fighting the armed Houthi movement in Yemen's civil war started 41
6 December, 2017 9:28 AM US intention to move Israel embassy sign of 'incompetence and failure'
BEIRUT: The U.S. intention to move its embassy to Jerusalem is a sign of its incompetence and failure, Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday, according to his personal website. US President Donald Trump is expected to announce on Wednesday that the United States recognises Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and will move its embassy 31
5 December, 2017 2:17 AM Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Trump travel ban
The justices, with two dissenting votes, said that the policy can take full effect even as legal challenges against it make their way through the courts. The action suggests the high court could uphold the latest version of the ban that Donald Trump announced in September. The ban applies to travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen 26