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EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump''s Jerusalem move

EU tells Netanyahu it rejects Trump''s Jerusalem move

Benjamin Netanyahu took his case to Europe to ask allies to join the United States in recognising Jerusalem as Israel`s capital.

Dec 12, 2017, 00:04 AM IST
Palestinians 'walking away' from talks with Pence snub: United States

Palestinians 'walking away' from talks with Pence snub: United States

The United States accused the Palestinian Authority today of "walking away" from a chance to discuss peace in the Middle East by snubbing Vice President Mike Pence on an upcoming visit.

Dec 11, 2017, 06:47 AM IST
Hyderabad student shot at in Chicago, family seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

Hyderabad student shot at in Chicago, family seeks Sushma Swaraj's help

The victim is undergoing treatment at a hospital for the bullet-wound. 

Dec 10, 2017, 23:49 PM IST
Pope Francis renews call for 'wisdom and prudence' over Jerusalem

Pope Francis renews call for 'wisdom and prudence' over Jerusalem

There were fresh protests in the Middle East and elsewhere Sunday over Trump`s declaration, a move that drew global condemnation and sparked days of unrest in the Palestinian territories.

Dec 10, 2017, 19:44 PM IST
Israel strikes Hamas sites across Gaza after rocket attacks

Israel strikes Hamas sites across Gaza after rocket attacks

Israeli forces on Sunday destroyed a "significant" cross-border attack tunnel from the Gaza Strip, which the military said was being dug by the enclave`s dominant Islamist group, Hamas.

Dec 10, 2017, 17:06 PM IST
Thousands protest in Jakarta against Donald Trump's Jerusalem move

Thousands protest in Jakarta against Donald Trump's Jerusalem move

Demonstrators -- many in white Islamic robes and skullcaps -- gathered outside the US embassy in the world`s most populous Muslim-majority country to vent their anger against the unilateral decision.

Dec 10, 2017, 16:58 PM IST
Turkish police detain activists at anti-Israel demo

Turkish police detain activists at anti-Israel demo

Turkish riot police today detained a dozen activists at a protest in Istanbul denouncing Israel and the United States after Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital.

Dec 10, 2017, 07:44 AM IST
Donald Trump attacks CNN over report related to Russia probe

Donald Trump attacks CNN over report related to Russia probe

Continuing his tirade against the CNN, United States President Donald Trump on Saturday accused the news channel of making a "vicious and intentional mistake" when the network was forced to correct an erroneous report related to the Trump-Russia probe.

Dec 09, 2017, 23:25 PM IST
Pak denies US-Afghan claims of it providing safe havens to terrorists

Pak denies US-Afghan claims of it providing safe havens to terrorists

Pakistan has denied the claims of presence of the terror havens in the country.

Dec 09, 2017, 16:45 PM IST
Defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan: US to citizens

Defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan: US to citizens

The warning comes in the wake of increasing terrorist violence, including sectarian attacks, in Pakistan.

Dec 09, 2017, 07:58 AM IST
Jerusalem embassy move probably not for 2 years: US State Secy

Jerusalem embassy move probably not for 2 years: US State Secy

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday that the relocation of the US embassy to Jerusalem would probably not take place for at least two years.

Dec 08, 2017, 19:09 PM IST
Jerusalem decision 'reflection of ground realities': United States

Jerusalem decision 'reflection of ground realities': United States

Facing global condemnation on the issue of recognition of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital, the White House on Friday defended the decision of President Donald Trump, asserting that it was a "reflection of the ground realities" and the US was committed to the peace process.

Dec 08, 2017, 07:17 AM IST
Trump's Jerusalem move could 'send us back to even darker times': Mogherini

Trump's Jerusalem move could 'send us back to even darker times': Mogherini

US President Donald Trump's decision to officially recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital could take the region "backwards to even darker times", the EU`s diplomatic chief warned on Thursday.

Dec 07, 2017, 17:01 PM IST
China blames US of releasing negative information about trade relations

China blames US of releasing negative information about trade relations

China`s Commerce Ministry expressed concern on Thursday that the United States has been spreading negative information about the trade relationship between the world`s two largest economies.

Dec 07, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Jerusalem: Five things you must know about

Jerusalem: Five things you must know about

Jerusalem is once again stirring powerful emotions around the world with US President Donald Trump set to recognise the city as Israel`s capital. 

Dec 06, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Moscow accuses US of seeking to recruit Russian journalists

Moscow accuses US of seeking to recruit Russian journalists

Russia on Wednesday accused US intelligence of seeking to recruit Russian journalists working in the country, after Washington and Moscow passed laws labelling each other's media "foreign agents".

Dec 06, 2017, 20:42 PM IST
Donald Trump 'very committed' to Middle East peace process: Rex Tillerson

Donald Trump 'very committed' to Middle East peace process: Rex Tillerson

President Donald Trump is "very committed" to the Middle East peace process, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Wednesday amid global alarm at a US plan to recognise Jerusalem as Israel`s capital.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
Iran will not tolerate Donald Trump Jerusalem violation: Hassan Rouhani

Iran will not tolerate Donald Trump Jerusalem violation: Hassan Rouhani

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani blasted his US counterpart Donald Trump`s plan to recognise Jerusalem as the Israeli capital on Wednesday, saying it would not be tolerated.

Dec 06, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
We'll destroy Pakistan terror safe havens if it does not act: CIA

We'll destroy Pakistan terror safe havens if it does not act: CIA

“If it turns down our request, we would deal with the situation,” the CIA Director said. 

Dec 05, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
Germany must stop relying on US for foreign policy: Minister

Germany must stop relying on US for foreign policy: Minister

The traditional view of the United States as having a protecting role was beginning to "crumble", Sigmar Gabriel said.

Dec 05, 2017, 19:02 PM IST