Kerry warns Saudi Arabia of consequences if they get nukes

Kerry warns Saudi Arabia of consequences if they get nukes

WASHINGTON: US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned both Saudi Arabia and Pakistan against indulging in trade of nuclear weapons, saying there will be “all kinds of NPT consequences” if Riyadh went ahead with any such plan. Such a strong warning from Kerry comes amidst media reports that Saudi Arabia is trying to buy […]

US airstrike destroys second site of ISIS cash reserves

WASHINGTON: US warplanes have reportedly destroyed a large Islamic State bank in Iraq’s Mosul city housing an estimated USD 45 million, the second time in over a week that such a facility of the terror group has been bombed. American warplanes destroyed the Islamic State bank in Mosul late last night, a senior US defence […]

Kejriwal appears before Mumbai court in 2014 rally case

MUMBAI:  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today appeared in a court here in connection with a case for allegedly holding a rally without required permission during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls. On December 9 last year, the Kurla court had granted Kejriwal permanent exemption from appearance in the case. However, Magistrate Richa Khedekar had directed […]

Madrassas should be barred from teaching in Urdu, Arabic:

Mumbai: Asking Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take a cue from UK government’s warning that migrants on spousal visas who fail to speak English may face deportation, Shiv Sena today said madrassas in India should be barred from using Urdu and Arabic as medium of instruction and they should be replaced with English and Hindi. […]

Armed gunmen storm varsity in northwest Pakistan

Peshawar: Armed gunmen today stormed a university in Pakistan’s restive northwest Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province and opened indiscriminate fire, injuring at least three persons. Heavy firing is taking place inside the Bacha Khan University in the province’s Charsadda town, some 50 kilometres from here, local media reports said. “Armed men stormed into the university premises early this […]

Kerry warns Saudi Arabia of consequences if they get Nukes

Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has warned both Saudi Arabia and Pakistan against indulging in trade of nuclear weapons, saying there will be “all kinds of NPT consequences” if Riyadh went ahead with any such plan. Such a strong warning from Kerry comes amidst media reports that Saudi Arabia is trying to buy […]

3 Muslims, Sikh kicked off flight; appearance made pilot uneasy

New York: A Sikh man along with his four friends, who were kicked out from an American Airlines flight because their appearance made the captain uneasy has filed a USD 9 million lawsuit against the airline. Shan Anand, a Sikh, along with three other friends – Faimul Alam besides a Bangladeshi Muslim and an Arab […]

HRD sent 5 letters to Hyd Univ, says only followed procedure

HRD sent 5 letters to Hyd Univ, says only followed procedure

New Delhi: The HRD ministry had written as many as five letters to Hyderabad University on Labour Minister Bandaru Dattareya’s complaint regarding “anti national activities” on the campus and the “violent attack” on an ABVP leader but maintained it was standard procedure on such “VIP references”. Questions have been raised about the HRD ministry’s five […]