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Iraqi PM declares ‘end of war against IS’

Iraqi PM declares ‘end of war against IS’

Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared victory in a three-year war by Iraqi forces to expel the Islamic State jihadist group that at its height endangered Iraq’s very existence. “Our forces…

China, accused of abuses, hosts human rights forum

China, accused of abuses, hosts human rights forum

China touted its political and development model as it hosted an inaugural global human rights forum, even as activists slammed the country’s own abuses. President Xi Jinping has overseen a…

Trump to release medical records: WH

Trump to release medical records: WH

The President has his physical scheduled next year after which doctors would release his medical records, the White House said today, while terming as “ridiculous” the questions about Donald Trump’s…

Syria army clears last IS pockets west of Euphrates: monitor

Syria army clears last IS pockets west of Euphrates: monitor

Syrian government troops and allied militia have cleared the last pockets held by the Islamic State group on the west bank of the Euphrates River, a monitor said. But the…

Over 1,300 ceasefire violations by India on LoC in 2017: Pak

Over 1,300 ceasefire violations by India on LoC in 2017: Pak

Pakistan claimed India committed over 1,300 ceasefire violations along the Line of Control this year, killing 52 of its nationals. Pakistan’s Foreign Office (FO) spokesman Mohammad Faisal said at the…

Britain, EU reach historic deal on Brexit divorce terms

Britain, EU reach historic deal on Brexit divorce terms

Britain and the EU reached a historic deal on the terms of the Brexit divorce after Prime Minister Theresa May rushed to Brussels for talks. The European Commission said it…

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan to meet wife, mother on Christmas day

Pakistan allows Kulbhushan to meet wife, mother on Christmas day

Pakistan said that it will allow convicted Indian death row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his wife and mother on December 25. Kulbhushan, 47, was sentenced to death by a…

Wassenaar Arrangement decides to make India its member

Wassenaar Arrangement decides to make India its member

In a significant development, elite export control regime Wassenaar Arrangement (WA) has decided to admit India as its new member, which is expected to raise New Delhi’s stature in the…

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or award for 5th time

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Ballon d’Or award for 5th time

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo beat Barcelona’s Lionel Messi to win the Ballon d’Or award for the fifth time – and the second year in a row. Victory took the…

Trump to release medical records: White House

Trump to release medical records: White House

The President has his physical scheduled next year after which doctors would release his medical records, the White House said, while terming as “ridiculous” the questions about Donald Trump’s slurred…

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