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Pakistan PM Imran Khan returns to New York after plane develops technical fault

Pakistan PM Imran Khan returns to New York after plane develops technical fault

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and his delegation returned to New York after their plane developed a technical fault while they were heading back to Islamabad. 

Sep 28, 2019, 13:20 PM IST
Singapore PM lauds India's economic growth at United Nations

Singapore PM lauds India's economic growth at United Nations

 Lee Hsien Loong made the statement while addressing the general debate of the 74th Session of the General Assembly.

Sep 28, 2019, 11:42 AM IST
Will Pakistan acknowledge that it provides pension to listed terrorists? India's reply to Imran Khan at UNGA

Will Pakistan acknowledge that it provides pension to listed terrorists? India's reply to Imran Khan at UNGA

Vidisha Maitra, First Secretary MEA, exercised India's right to reply to Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's speech at UNGA. 

Sep 28, 2019, 08:21 AM IST
Donald Trump envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker resigns: Sources

Donald Trump envoy to Ukraine Kurt Volker resigns: Sources

Volker, who had served in the position on a part-time, unpaid basis since 2017, had sought to help Ukraine`s government resolve its confrontation with Russia-sponsored separatists.

Sep 28, 2019, 08:11 AM IST
India to use the right to reply option to Pakistan PM Imran Khan's speech at United Nations General Assembly

India to use the right to reply option to Pakistan PM Imran Khan's speech at United Nations General Assembly

Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Khan addressed the 74th session of the UNGA in New York earlier on Friday. While PM Modi spoke for around 17 minutes, that was within the allotted time-limit,

Sep 28, 2019, 07:49 AM IST
India to use its right to reply to Pakistan PM Imran Khan's rant against it at UNGA

India to use its right to reply to Pakistan PM Imran Khan's rant against it at UNGA

After Pakistan Prime Minister launched anti-India rhetoric and warned of a potential nuclear war amid escalated tensions between the neighbouring countries, India has decided to exercise the right

Sep 27, 2019, 22:59 PM IST
PM Modi wraps up speech in 17 minutes, Imran Khan rants against India for over 30 minutes at UNGA

PM Modi wraps up speech in 17 minutes, Imran Khan rants against India for over 30 minutes at UNGA

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan addressed the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday.

Sep 27, 2019, 22:29 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi quotes 3000-year old Tamil poet while addressing UNGA session

PM Narendra Modi quotes 3000-year old Tamil poet while addressing UNGA session

Prime Minister Narendra Modi invoked three-millennia old Tamil poet and philosopher Kaniyan Poongundranar to highlight the essence of Indian unity in diversity and emphasise the feeling of kinship

Sep 27, 2019, 22:16 PM IST
Pakistan is blot on humanity, virus for entire world: Baloch activist

Pakistan is blot on humanity, virus for entire world: Baloch activist

Various activists belonging to the Baloch, Pashtuns, and Sindhi communities have been holding protests in Geneva to expose Pakistan over its illegal occupation and suppression of the minorities.

Sep 27, 2019, 19:20 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's UNGA address live streaming: When and where to watch PM's speech

PM Narendra Modi's UNGA address live streaming: When and where to watch PM's speech

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) at the UN headquarters in New York on Friday at around 7:30 pm (Indian Standard

Sep 27, 2019, 18:42 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi's entire schedule for Friday in New York, US

PM Narendra Modi's entire schedule for Friday in New York, US

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the 74th session of United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday, September 27 at the UN headquarters in New York, wherein he is expected to outline the

Sep 27, 2019, 17:34 PM IST
Moderate earthquake shakes Istanbul, 8 injured

Moderate earthquake shakes Istanbul, 8 injured

The tremor was at a depth of 12.6 km, the Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute said, locating its epicentre 70 km (44 miles) west of Istanbul in the Marmara Sea, south of the town

Sep 27, 2019, 15:01 PM IST
Brother of Pakistan social media star Qandeel Baloch sentenced to life for 'honour killing'

Brother of Pakistan social media star Qandeel Baloch sentenced to life for 'honour killing'

A Pakistan court on Friday convicted the brother of social media star Qandeel Baloch of her murder, a 2016 killing that sparked a change in laws and ignited fierce debate over the prevalence of `

Sep 27, 2019, 14:16 PM IST
Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks

Greta Thunberg leads Montreal climate strike amid aviation emissions talks

The 16-year-old Swede is in Canada to support the protest, which is taking place less than a month before a federal election where the environment is voters` top issue, according to Nanos Research

Sep 27, 2019, 11:39 AM IST
Pakistan Foreign Minister boycotts EAM Jaishankar's statement at SAARC meeting, India calls it drama

Pakistan Foreign Minister boycotts EAM Jaishankar's statement at SAARC meeting, India calls it drama

Qureshi came inside the room only when the EAM Jaishankar had left and cited India's decision to remove the special status for Jammu and Kashmir as the reason behind his action. He claimed to have

Sep 27, 2019, 07:56 AM IST
Donald Trump seeks whistleblower sources, mentions treason: Reports

Donald Trump seeks whistleblower sources, mentions treason: Reports

The whistleblower report has triggered a controversy and prompted House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat, to launch a formal impeachment inquiry this week into the Republican president.

Sep 27, 2019, 07:00 AM IST
Terrorism's elimination precondition for survival of our region: S Jaishankar tweets after SAARC speech

Terrorism's elimination precondition for survival of our region: S Jaishankar tweets after SAARC speech

Speaking of terrorism as a "deliberate" obstacles being faced in the region, he continued, "Ours is really not just a story of missed opportunities but also of deliberate obstacles. Terrorism is

Sep 27, 2019, 06:35 AM IST
Hong Kong protesters block streets at stadium after leader's 'open dialogue'

Hong Kong protesters block streets at stadium after leader's 'open dialogue'

Inside the British colonial-era Queen Elizabeth Stadium, residents had earlier chastised Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, accusing her of ignoring the public and exacerbating a crisis that has no end in

Sep 26, 2019, 20:54 PM IST
Whistleblower alleges Donald Trump sought foreign meddling in 2020 election

Whistleblower alleges Donald Trump sought foreign meddling in 2020 election

A whistleblower report released by a congressional panel on Thursday said President Donald Trump used his office to solicit Ukraine`s interference in the 2020 election to advance his personal

Sep 26, 2019, 19:17 PM IST
Afghanistan bolsters security as Taliban threatens to disrupt presidential poll

Afghanistan bolsters security as Taliban threatens to disrupt presidential poll

Violence in Saturday`s election, in which President Ashraf Ghani is widely expected to win a second five-year term, could deepen political instability, embolden the Taliban and set back efforts to

Sep 26, 2019, 18:33 PM IST