Northern Ireland party to back May's minority government

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 16:22

London, June 26 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday reached a supply and confidence deal with Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party (DUP), enabling her to form a functioning minority government in London.


Australia plans to weed out terrorists on social media

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 15:02

Canberra, June 26 (IANS) The Australian government on Monday said it plans to make it legal for social media websites to hand over vital information about suspected terrorists or militant operations.


Kushner's firm received loan from Deutsche Bank: Report

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 14:16

Washington, June 26 (IANS) Senior adviser Jared Kushners real estate firm received a $285 million loan a month before Election Day from Deutsche Bank that has lent millions to his father-in-law President Donald Trump in the past, the media reported.


Not a single blot of corruption against my government, says Modi

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 13:42

Washington, June 26 (IANS) Projecting his government's success in the areas of fighting terror and graft, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that there has not been a single blot of corruption against his regime and no country has questioned the surgical strikes conducted across the border.


White House forgoes traditional dinner commemorating Ramadan

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:46

Washington, June 26 (IANS) The White House did not host a traditional Iftar dinner to commemorate Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, for the first time in nearly two decades, a media report said on Monday.


Fighting resumes in Philippines after Ramadan ceasefire

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:42

Manila, June 26 (IANS) The Philippine Armed Forces and IS-linked militants on Monday resumed fighting in Marawi region after an eight-hour ceasefire to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan on Sunday.


Clinton colluded with Democratic Party to beat Sanders: Trump

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:28

Washington, June 26 (IANS) US President Donald Trump accused Hillary Clinton of colluding with the Democrats to defeat "crazy" Senator Bernie Sanders, who was the former Secretary of State's rival for the party's presidential nomination.


Six police officers injured in London protest

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:10

London, June 26 (IANS) Si police officers were injured and four people arrested in a protest here over the death of a man following a traffic stop, the media reported.


Pakistan tanker blast toll reaches 154

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:12

Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) The death toll from the horrific oil tanker explosion in Pakistan's Punjab province has increased to 154, the media reported on Monday.


Pyongyang marks Day of Anti-US Struggle

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 09:40

Pyongyang, June 26 (IANS) North Koreans marked the Day of Anti-US Struggle with a mass rally in the capital city, state-media reported on Monday.