United Kingdom Big Claim China Sending Aid To Russia Amid Ukraine War

Russia-Ukraine War: The United Kingdom claimed on Wednesday that China is sending “lethal aid” to Russia for use in its war against Ukraine. Speaking at a London conference, Britain’s defence minister Grant Shapps said on Wednesday, “Today I can reveal that we have evidence that Russia and China are collaborating on combat equipment for use … Read more

Senior leader of Imran Khan’s PTI Pervez Elahi released on bail in graft case

Lahore, May 21 (PTI): In a major relief to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), the party’s senior leader and former Punjab chief minister Chaudhry Pervez Elahi on Tuesday was released from prison. He was released after the Lahore High Court (LHC) granted him bail and ordered his release in a case pertaining to an alleged illegal appointment … Read more

US imposes sanctions on former Bangladeshi Gen over corruption

Washington, May 21 (PTI): The United States on Monday imposed sanctions on a former Bangladeshi general over his involvement in corruption saying his actions have contributed to the undermining of Bangladesh’s democratic institutions and the public’s faith in public institutions and processes. “The US Department of State announced today the public designation of former General … Read more

Argentina’s president calls Spanish PM’s wife corrupt, Madrid recalls envoy

Spain recalled its ambassador to Buenos Aires for consultations on Sunday after Argentina’s President Javier Milei made derogatory comments about Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s wife during a far-right rally in Madrid. Milei had called Sanchez’s wife Begona Gomez “corrupt” during a rally in Madrid organised by the far-right Vox party and attended by many … Read more

Curtain raiser for International Day of Yoga at Tolstoy Farm

Johannesburg, May 20 (PTI): Scores of eager yoga enthusiasts participated on Sunday in a curtain raiser at Tolstoy Farm, the commune started by Mahatma Gandhi during his tenure in Johannesburg, for the International Day of Yoga (IDY) celebrations to be hosted later this month. “We are pleased that this historic venue, where Gandhiji and his … Read more

Six, including four Indians, indicted for staging robberies to apply for immigration status

Washington, May 18 (PTI): Six individuals, including four Indian nationals, were on Friday indicted by a federal court for staging armed robberies in Chicago and the suburbs so that the victims could apply for immigration visas reserved for certain crime victims in the United States. According to an indictment unsealed in federal court in Chicago, … Read more

Pak Lawmaker Cites Chandrayaan Success To Highlight Karachi’s ‘Poor State’ — WATCH

Pakistani lawmaker Syed Mustafa Kamal drew a comparison between India and Pakistan to shed light on the situation in the country. Kamal compared India’s achievements with the precarious situation in Karachi, by mentioning India’s moon landing mission. The Muttahida Quami Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) leader said that while India is making the news for landing on … Read more

Lawrence Wong Sworn In As Singapore’s New Prime Minister

Lawrence Wong was sworn in as the new Prime Minister of Singapore on Wednesday. The country witnessed first leadership change in 20 years and Wong became only the fourth leader since the nation’s Independence. The 51-year-old economist-turned-politician succeeded Lee Hsien Loong, 72 who relinquished his position after two decades. Both the leaders belong to the … Read more

Indian staff member with the UN killed in Gaza

United Nations, May 14 (PTI): An Indian personnel working with the United Nations was killed in Gaza when the vehicle he was travelling in came under attack in Rafah, making it the “first international” casualty for the organisation since the start of the Israel-Hamas conflict. The individual was a staff member of the United Nations … Read more

Imran Khan’s party calls for end to political interference by Pak security agencies

Lahore, May 10 (PTI): Pakistan’s jailed former prime minister Imran Khan’s party on Friday asked the security agencies to put an end on the “absurd tradition” of interfering in politics and focus on security of the country. The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) Core Committee held a huddle and strongly rejected what it called the “false, toxic, … Read more