Another controversy emerged in recent Indian political scenario after BJP`s divisive candidate Pragya Singh Thakur termed Mahatama Gandhi`s assassin a patriot. In response to a comment by actor-turned-politician Kamal Hassan, who called Nathuram Godse independent India’s first terrorist, Thakur said, `Mahatma Gandhi`s killer Nathuram is a patriot in Gods. Those who call him terrorist will be given a satisfactory reply after the results of the election are announced".
Iran showing maximum restraint: Javad Zarif
Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif says, Tehran exercises maximum restraint in spite of the fact that the United States withdrew from JCPOA last May. While holding talks with Japanese officials on Thursday, Mr Zarif accused Washington of an “unacceptable” escalation in tensions and said, Iran is still committed to fully comply with nuclear negotiations.
Saudi coalition’s air raid kill 6 from same family in Sana`a
At least six people have been killed in the air strikes by Saudi-led coalition forces in Yemen`s capital Sana`a. Witnesses said that all those killed in the attack on Thursday morning were from same family.
Chelsea Manning going back to jail for refusal to talk on WikiLeaks
Former Army intelligence analyst and whistleblower Chelsea Manning is being sent back to jail again after she refused to testify before grand jury on WikiLeaks and its founder, Julian Assange. She was just released from jail last week.
Four killed in plane crash near Dubai airport
A small UK registered DA42 plane crashed in three miles to the south of Dubai International Airport on Thursday killing three Britons and a South African national aboard. Civil aviation authorities said the plane crashed five kilometers south of the international hub.
Venezuela`s government and opponents sit in talks in Norway
Venezuelan government and opposition representatives are going to sit for negotiation in Norway. Both parties have already reached the country. Representatives of two disagreeable parties will try to find ways to overcome the existing crisis through the negotiations. Citing country`s officials, the international media have reported this news.
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