UK cosying up to Trump over Middle East peace process, say EU ministers

Britain has been accused of cowering in the face of Donald Trump after becoming involved in a second row in 24 hours with European leaders over the future of the Middle East peace process. The latest move came after the UK rejected the conclusions of a Middle East peace conference staged by France in Paris on Sunday. In blunt language, the UK dismissed More...

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By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, January 15th, 2017

France wants JeM chief to be declared as international terrorist by the UN

Days after China blocked India’s proposal in the UN, the world body’s key member France has pitched for designating Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar as an international terrorist, saying there are More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Saturday, January 14th, 2017

Donald Trump’s aide Michael Flynn in frequent contact with Russia envoy

The day after Obama announced sanctions, Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would not retaliate. Trump praised him for his restraint. President-elect Donald Trump’s national security adviser and Russia’s More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Afghanistan bombings: Death toll rises to 50 in blasts across three cities

Bombings across three Afghan cities including Kabul killed around 50 people on Tuesday, in a day of carnage that shattered a relative lull in violence as Taliban insurgents escalate a deadly winter campaign. Just More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Obama presses Trump not to back away from clean energy

U.S. President Barack Obama cast the adoption of clean energy in the U.S. as “irreversible,” putting pressure on President-elect Donald Trump not to back away from a core strategy to fight climate change. “Despite More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Monday, January 9th, 2017

Donald Trump’s latest: ‘Media is fake’

US President-elect Donald Trump has almost declared a war on media in the country. His rants against the media during the heat of Presidential election campaign might have earned him scores of sympathisers, but More...

By newsuttarakhand On Sunday, January 8th, 2017

UK PM planning to set out Brexit plans in ‘coming weeks’

British Prime Minister Theresa May today said that she will lay out more details of her Brexit plans in the “coming weeks” even as she asserted that it was not possible for the UK to hold on to “bits” More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Toyota shares stumble after Trump threat on Mexico plant

Toyota shares dropped more than three percent Friday after US President-elect Donald Trumph threatened the carmaker with import taxes over a new vehicle plant in Mexico, also prompting an objection from the Japanese More...

By Kuldeep Chhetri On Thursday, January 5th, 2017

China must hear voice of world on terror: India on Azhar issue

In a clear message to China on JeM chief Masood Azhar, whose designation as global terrorist it has been blocking, India today asked Beijing to hear the “voice of the world” in dealing with terrorism.Referring More...

By newsuttarakhand On Friday, December 30th, 2016

US expels 35 Russian officials, slaps sanctions over hacking

In apparent retaliatory action against alleged Russian hacking during the US presidential election, President Barack Obama has slapped a series of sanctions against Russia and expelled 35 Russian officials. “All More...