Pak committed to opening Kartarpur Corridor

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 22 : Pakistan's Foreign Office on Thursday stated that it remains committed to opening the Kartarpur Corridor in November on the 550th...

New Delhi-Paris partnership important for global good, says Indian envoy to France

Paris [France], Aug 22 : The Indian Ambassador to France Vinay Mohan Kwatra on Thursday highlighted that the partnership between India and France is not...

Amid protests, Indonesia blocks internet access

Jakarta [Indonesia], Aug 22 : Indonesia has blocked internet access in West Papua region and deployed extra military and police personnel to the region amid...

No point of talking to India: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 22 : Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said his country would not seek any dialogue with India.

Syria opens civilian corridor for those who want to leave Idlib province

Damascus [Syria], Aug 22 : The Syrian government on Thursday opened a civilian corridor for the people who want to leave the rebel-held territory in...

'Not fair' India not fighting terror in Afghanistan: Trump

Washington [US], Aug 22: US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said it is "nor fair" that India, which is geographically "much closer" to Afghanistan than...

Kabul wedding blast toll rises to 81

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 22 : The death toll in Kabul terror attack, which targetted a wedding ceremony, rose to 81, a spokesman for the Afghanistan...

PM Modi leaves for France as part of three-nation visit

New Delhi [India], Aug 22 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday emplaned for Paris for the first leg of his three-nation visit to France,...

Jaishankar meets Nepal President

Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 22 : External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who is in Kathmandu for a two-day visit, met Nepal President Bidya Devi Bhandari on...

Qureshi dials up Sweden's FM who asks him to engage bilaterally with...

Stockholm [Sweden], Aug 22 : Echoing India's stance that Kashmir is a bilateral issue between New Delhi and Islamabad, Sweden has urged both the South...

No interest in dialogue unless US, South Korea stop 'military threats': North...

Pyongyang [North Korea], Aug 22 : A day after two US fighter jets arrived in South Korea, North Korea on Thursday said it has "no...

Fifth India-Nepal Joint Commission meet concludes, MoU signed on food safety

Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 22 : The fifth round of Indo-Nepal Joint Commission meeting concluded here with the signing of Memorandum of Understanding on Food Safety...

Abdalla Hamdok takes charge as Sudan's new Prime Minister

Khartoum [Sudan], Aug 22 : As the country embarked on a three-year transition to civilian rule earlier this month, Abdalla Hamdok took constitutional oath as...

Naidu urges Indian companies to consider Estonia as launchpad for European markets

Tallinn [Estonia], Aug 22 : Batting to strengthen bilateral cooperation in trade and commerce, especially in the areas of IT, e-governance and cybersecurity, Vice President...

US to hold maritime security dialogue with India today

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 : Officials from the US Department of Defence will hold a two-day inter-sessional dialogue with their Indian counterparts from Thursday...

Israel launches airstrikes in Gaza in response to rocket attack

Tel Aviv [Israel], Aug 22 : Israeli warplanes attacked Hamas posts in Gaza in the wee hours of Thursday in response to an earlier rocket...

UNSC to meet today for discussions over US cruise missile test

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 : The UN Security Council is all set to meet on Thursday afternoon for open discussions over the recent medium-range...

Scores killed after Houthis fire ballistic missile at Saudi base

Sanaa [Yemen], Aug 22 : Scores of people were killed after Yemen's Houthi rebels said they fired a ballistic missile targeting a Saudi military operation...

Court rules against Ryanair Pilot strike in Ireland, UK bid for injunction...

London [UK], Aug 22 (ANI/Sputnik): Irish airline Ryanair on Wednesday (local time) announced it has won an injunction in a Dublin court against a 48-hour...

Court extends 14-day physical remand of Maryam Nawaz in Chaudhry Sugar Mills...

Islamabad [Pakistan], Aug 22 : An accountability court in Lahore has granted National Accountability Bureau (NAB) an extension of 14 days in the physical remand...

Trump administration decides to end limits on detention of migrant children

Washington D.C. [USA], Aug 22 : The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled new rules that would allow officials to indefinitely detain migrant families crossing the...

Merkel gives Brexit ultimatum to Johnson, urges to resolve 'Irish backdrop' issue...

Berlin [Germany], Aug 22 : German Chancellor Angela Merkel has challenged British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to come up with a new plan for the...

United global response required to tackle terror: VP Naidu

Tallinn [Estonia], Aug 21 : Underlining that terrorism is a major global challenge for India, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu who is in Estonia as...

'Phir milengey!' says outgoing French envoy to India

New Delhi [India], Aug 21 : Outgoing French Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler on Wednesday hosted a tight-knit farewell reception wherein he outlined that India...

Need to move peace process forward with caution, warns Afghan Pres

Kabul [Afghanistan], Aug 21 : Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani met NATO's 19th Supreme Allied Commander Europe General Tod D. Wolters, during which he outlined the...

Trump chides Denmark PM's 'nasty statement' over Greenland row

Washington DC [USA], Aug 21 : US President Donald Trump on Wednesday chided Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen for making a "nasty and inappropriate statement"...

G7 Summit in Biarritz to cost France around 36.4 million euros

Paris [France], Aug 21 (Sputnik/ANI): The organisation of the G7 summit in the French resort city of Biarritz will cost taxpayers 36.4 million euros (USD...