US warns countries engaging in economic activities with Iran after November 4

Washington, September 15: The United States has warned of having a “fundamentally different set of rules” to deal with the countries continuing to have economic activities with Iran after its sanction against Tehran becomes fully operational on November 4. “Make…

We have no money to run Pakistan, God has created a crisis to change us: Imran Khan

Islamabad, September 15: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday said that the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government does not have the money to run the country. Addressing bureaucrats at an event in Islamabad, the newly-elected Prime Minister blamed the previous…

Trump claims Hurricane Maria death toll rose ‘like magic’

Washington, September 15: As Tropical Storm Florence inundated the Carolinas on Friday, President Donald Trump circled back to his claim that the official death toll from a devastating storm a year earlier in Puerto Rico was inflated and said the…

Hurricane Florence smashes into US East Coast, rescuers scramble

WILMINGTON, September 14: Hurricane Florence smashed into the US East Coast on Friday with howling winds, torrential rains and life-threatening storm surges as emergency crews scrambled to rescue hundreds of people stranded in their homes by flood waters. Forecasters warned…

Shinzo Abe aims to rewrite Japan constitution as he seeks 3rd term

Tokyo, September 14: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe appears headed for a third three-year term as ruling party leader, extending his hold on power and giving him time to pursue a long-cherished goal — revising his country’s post-World War II…

‘Afghan conflict could be deadlier than Syria in 2018’

Kabul, September 14: The Afghan conflict could overtake Syria as the deadliest conflict in the world this year, analysts say, as violence surges 17 years after the US-led invasion. The grim assessment contrasts sharply with the consistently upbeat public view…

India meets all qualifications to be NSG member, China can’t limit our cooperation: US

Washington, September 13: India has not been able to secure membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group because of China’s veto, a senior Trump Administration official said Thursday asserting that the US will continue to advocate for New Delhi’s membership in…

Pope Francis meets with US Church leaders over Clergy sex abuse

VATICAN CITY, September 13: Pope Francis was set to host US bishops and cardinals on Thursday to discuss the Vatican’s response to a new wave of devastating claims of sexual abuse by clergy. The pope was scheduled to meet Cardinal…

India has constitutionally enshrined rights for minorities: US

Washington, September 13: India is a vibrant democracy which has constitutionally enshrined rights for minorities for freedom of religion, a senior Trump Administration official said Wednesday. The United States has conversations about human rights with all countries including India, Alice…

Imran Khan calls spy agency ISI Pakistan’s ‘first line of defence’

Islamabad, September 13: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has called the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) the country’s “first line of defence” when he visited the headquarters of the powerful spy agency in Islamabad for the first time after assuming power. Senior…