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Donald Trump proposes green cards for foreign grads of US colleges

Donald Trump proposes green cards for foreign grads of US colleges

Immigration has been Trump's signature issue during his 2024 bid to return to the White House

Political advisor to Imran Khan abducted in Lahore

The FIR, registered by his son Bilal, states that Shabbir had left his residence in Lahore’s Khayaban-e-Amin late at night and headed towards Islamabad

21 June,2024 07:40 AM IST | Lahore | Agencies

Malaysian leader Anwar says China a ‘true friend’

He didn’t give details but likely referred to the prickly issue of overlapping territorial claims in the South China Sea

21 June,2024 07:38 AM IST | Kuala Lumpur | Agencies

US Army says it killed senior ISIS official in Syria

The US Central Command said that his death would disrupt ISIS’s ability to conduct terror attacks.

21 June,2024 07:35 AM IST | Washington | Agencies

Israeli military declares support for govt war aims

Move comes after IDF spokesman Daniel Hagari says Hamas can’t be defeated

21 June,2024 07:33 AM IST | Tel Aviv | Agencies

Biden offers legal status to 500K immigrants

This will allow employers to keep their critical employees while providing DACA recipients an opportunity to continue to invest in their communities

20 June,2024 06:17 PM IST | Washington | Agencies

Train collision in Chile kills 2, several injured

Investigations were underway to determine the cause of the crash, which vaulted one car fully on top of a car from the other train

20 June,2024 05:26 PM IST | Santiago | AP

EU criticises France over its debt spending

France was one of seven nations instructed by the EU Commission to start an “excessive deficit procedure”, the first step in a long process before any member state can be hemmed in and moved to take corrective action

20 June,2024 07:13 AM IST | Brussels | Agencies

Boeing CEO says sorry, blasted in US Senate

Says company is responsible for airplane crashes in 2018 and 2019

20 June,2024 06:14 AM IST | Washington | Agencies

Kin of Malay cop attacker to face terror charges

Radin Imran Radin Mohd Yassin, 62, faces four charges including promoting terrorist acts by allegedly instilling the violent ideology of the Islamic State group in his family, including his 21-year-old son Radin Luqman, who was killed by police in the attack

20 June,2024 06:11 AM IST | Kuala Lumpur | Agencies

India honours Kanishka bombing victims on 39th anniversary

Memorial service amid strained Indo-Canadian relations over Khalistan terror links

20 June,2024 06:01 AM IST | Ottawa | Agencies

US approves new USD 360m sale of drones for Taiwan

The sale includes 291 Altius-600M systems, which are unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, with warheads. It also includes 720 Switchblade drones known as “extended-range loitering munitions”, the State Department said

20 June,2024 05:09 AM IST | Washington | Agencies
India honours Kanishka bombing victims on 39th anniversary

India honours Kanishka bombing victims on 39th anniversary

Memorial service amid strained Indo-Canadian relations over Khalistan terror links

20 June,2024 06:01 AM IST | Ottawa | Agencies
US approves new USD 360m sale of drones for Taiwan

US approves new USD 360m sale of drones for Taiwan

The sale includes 291 Altius-600M systems, which are unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, with warheads. It also includes 720 Switchblade drones known as “extended-range loitering munitions”, the State Department said

20 June,2024 05:09 AM IST | Washington | Agencies
Russia and North Korea sign strategic partnership

Russia and North Korea sign strategic partnership

Putin's visit comes amid growing concerns over an arms arrangement in which North Korea provides Russia with badly needed munitions for Moscow's war in Ukraine in exchange for economic assistance

19 June,2024 10:05 AM IST | New Delhi | AP
Indian-origin man sentenced to jail for punching Singapore police officer

Indian-origin man sentenced to jail for punching Singapore police officer

Devesh will appeal against the sentence, according to the report

19 June,2024 08:30 AM IST | Singapore | PTI
Former Thai PM Thaksin indicted for royal defamation

Former Thai PM Thaksin indicted for royal defamation

His removal from power led to a political polarisation in the country.

19 June,2024 07:38 AM IST | Bangkok | Agencies

In Photos: Russia President Vladimir Putin makes a rare visit to North Korea

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in North Korea early on Wednesday, after saying the two countries want to cooperate closely to overcome US-led sanctions in the face of intensifying confrontations with Washington (Pics/AFP)

19 June,2024 11:08 AM IST | ronak mastakar
Vladimir Putin visits North Korea for first time in 24 years

Vladimir Putin visits North Korea for first time in 24 years

Vows to beat sanctions against both countries together

19 June,2024 07:35 AM IST | Seoul | Agencies

Thailand senate approves same-sex marriage bill with overwhelming majority

Thailand senate approves same-sex marriage bill with overwhelming majority

The marriage equality bill was passed with the approval of 130 of the 152 members of the Senate in attendance, with 4 voting against it and 18 abstaining.

18 June,2024 04:51 PM IST | Bangkok | mid-day online correspondent

S Korean soldiers fire warning shots after N Korean troops intrude for 2nd time

S Korean soldiers fire warning shots after N Korean troops intrude for 2nd time

According to the Joint Chiefs of Staff, around 20 to 30 North Korean soldiers, while engaging in unspecified construction work on the northern side of the border, briefly crossed the military demarcation line that bisects the countries as of 8:30 am

18 June,2024 01:31 PM IST | Seoul | AP

US Senators and corporate world bat for stronger India-US relationship

US Senators and corporate world bat for stronger India-US relationship

Senator Dan Sullivan said India and the US are now doing a much greater number of strategic experiences during the annual Leadership Summit of the US India Strategic and Partnership Forum (USISPF).

18 June,2024 12:07 PM IST | Washington | PTI

G7 Summit: Italian PM welcomes guests with ‘Namaste’

    G7 Summit: Italian PM welcomes guests with ‘Namaste’

    To attend the G7 Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 13 arrived in Italy’s Brindisi. PM Modi was invited by Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni. The 50th Summit of the Group of Seven (G7), scheduled for June 13 and 14. But what stole the show was the Italian PM welcoming with a Namaste. Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni received global leaders including UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, US President Joe Biden, French President Emmanuel Macron, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau among others.

    14 June,2024 11:59 AM IST
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