Saudi King Abdullah pledged in talks with US Secretary of State John Kerry to use his influence to encourage Sunni Muslims to join a new, more inclusive Iraqi government to better combat an Islamist insurgency, a senior US official said on Saturday.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney might accept Paris-Saint-Germain (PSG) striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic`s plea to join him at PSG, where PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi has also confessed that he is a fan of Rooney.
Against the backdrop of the NSG tightening regulations for the export of sensitive technologies, India has underlined its "impeccable non-proliferation record" and hopes to join the elite nuclear clubs.
Eminent historian MGS Narayanan has declined to join the three-member panel set up by the Kerala Govt to review the controversial social science textbook for the 10th standard which has raised the hackles of the Catholic church.
A nephew of noted social activist Anna Hazare on Saturday returned to the Congress fold amidst allegations that the party was behind the smear campaign against the civil society members of the joint Lokpal Bill drafting committee.
As Anna Hazare continued his hunger
strike, people from all walks of life, including students and
senior citizens, here did their bit today in support of the
demand for a comprehensive Lokpal Bill to fight corruption.