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19 October, 2017 2:04 AM Nikki Haley Pushes United Nation to Follow United States Stance on Iran

Washington: US Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the UN Security Council on Thursday to follow in the US footsteps and confront Iran over what she described as its "aggressive, destabilising and unlawful behaviour" in the region. The council met for its monthly debate on the Middle East just days after US President Donald Trump refused to certify the Iranian 40

18 October, 2017 7:24 PM Haley pushes UN to follow tougher US stance on Iran

UNITED NATIONS: US Ambassador Nikki Haley urged the UN Security Council on Wednesday (Oct 18) to follow in the US footsteps and confront Iran over what she described as its "aggressive, destabilising and unlawful behavior" in the Middle East. The council met for its monthly debate on the region just days after US President Donald Trump refused to certify 25

18 October, 2017 10:33 AM India can get on UN Security Council if global powers agree 'not to touch the veto', says Haley

India can help America in keeping an eye on Pakistan and ensure that it is held accountable for giving safe havens to terrorists, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said. She also stated that for India to become a permanent member of the Security Council, global superpowers will have to agree to reform the structure of the UN body. She said that one of the pillars 36

17 October, 2017 10:57 PM Atomic Bomb Survivor Wants Nuclear Weapons Ban as Trump and North Korea Exchange Threats

A Japanese survivor of one of the only two nuclear attacks ever conducted in history has appealed to world leaders to abandon the weapons of mass destruction and enact a comprehensive ban on their production, testing and possession. "None of them having (nuclear) weapons will contribute toward having peace," Tokuko Kimura, 82, said Monday at an anti-nuclear 97 1

17 October, 2017 1:31 PM The Daily 202: Hawks worry about the lack of American resolve to confront North Korea

PALO ALTO, Calif. — President Trump’s bellicose rhetoric toward North Korea is making it harder to marshal domestic support for potential United States intervention. This is a widespread concern among fellows at the Hoover Institution, a right-leaning think tank on the campus of Stanford University. Trump has tweeted that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson 12

17 October, 2017 2:12 AM Highlights from Trump’s press conference

The president dismissed the notion he is at odds with McConnell, saying their relationship is “outstanding.” “Despite what we read, we are probably now, I think — as least as far as I'm concerned — closer than ever before. And the relationship is very good,” Trump said. “I want to underscore what the president said. We have the same agenda,” he said. “We've 31

16 October, 2017 3:05 PM Israel says strikes Syrian anti-aircraft battery in response to fire

JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israel's military said Monday(Oct 16) it carried out an air strike on an anti-aircraft battery in Syria after it fired toward its planes, while vowing it sought no further escalation in the war-torn country. Israeli planes were on what the military described as a routine reconnaissance mission over neighbouring Lebanon when an anti-aircraft 120

16 October, 2017 2:27 PM FIFA confirms 8 top-seeded teams in World Cup draw

Zurich: FIFA has confirmed the seven highest-ranked nations joining host Russia as top-seeded teams in the World Cup finals draw. France rises one place to No. 7 to edge out Spain, as defending champion Germany heads an unchanged top six. After a busy qualifying program last week, Brazil, Portugal, Argentina, Belgium and Poland are also top-seeded for the December 25

16 October, 2017 6:15 AM Huawei Y6 Pro (2017) With Metal Body Launched: Price, Specifications

Chinese handset maker Huawei has launched the new Y6 Pro (2017), which is an upgraded variant of the Huawei Y6 (2017). The new Huawei handset sports a metal body and brings other improvements compared to the Y6 (2017) smartphone which was unveiled earlier this year. The Huawei Y6 Pro (2017) is now available in several markets in Europe, and is listed 40

15 October, 2017 10:22 AM India Calls For Urgent Revision Of IMF Quota

Washington: India has called for urgent revision of the quota of International Monetary Fund in favour of dynamic emerging market so as to reflect the ground realities of the world. Addressing the annual meetings of the IMF and the World Bank here, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley hoped that this can be accomplished as part of the 15th General Review of Quotas 34