Imran warns Pak soil won’t be used for terrorism
Pakistan began a crackdown against terror groups this week amid growing international pressure in the wake of the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir`s Pulwama in which 40 CRPF soldiers were killed.
British ISIS bride Shamima’s son dies
The newborn son of British ISIS bride Shamima Begum has died in Syria after the baby’s health deteriorated.
Modi-Imran compromise led to attack
Congress MP B K Hariprasad sparked a row on Thursday by claiming that the Pulwama attack, in which 40 CRPF troopers died, was a result of “match-fixing between PM Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan, inviting immediate retaliation from BJP which termed the statement “most unfortunate and made at the behest of the Congress leadership”.
Trump’s ex-associate sentenced to 47 months in prison
US President Donald Trump`s former campaign chairman has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for tax and bank fraud related to his work advising Ukrainian politicians, much less than what was called for under sentencing guidelines.
India leases $3 billion submarine
India on Thursday sealed a $3 billion deal with Russia for leasing of a nuclear-powered attack submarine for the Indian Navy for a period of 10 years.
Venezuela power cuts
A widespread power cut affecting much of Venezuela has continued throughout Friday ahead of planned protests on Saturday.
Nigerian vote in governor elections
Nigerians are heading to the polls to elect state and local representatives, two weeks after the presidential poll.
Finland`s government resigns
Finland`s government has tendered its resignation. The head of the prime minister`s parliamentary group said Premier Juha Sipila stepped down because of a failed health care reform.