India, Egypt may hold joint military drill

New Delhi, Sep 23 : Indian and Egyptian defence forces will “intensify” their training interactions and the two nations are also working towards holding joint exercises. At the conclusion of Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s official visit to Egypt, a ministry spokesman said the two countries have agreed to step up defence ties. Sitharaman visited Egypt […]

Meeting with Trump not on table: Erdogan

Istanbul, Sep 23 : Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that meeting with his US counterpart Donald Trump during the 73rd United Nations General Assembly meeting in New York next week is not currently on the table. “If a demand comes from Washington, we will evaluate it,” Erdogan said in Istanbul, prior to […]

Dutch firm to invest Rs 250 cr in Kerala’s Technopark

Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 23 : Dutch firm Flytxt, which specialises in Artificial Intelligence (AI), data analytics and marketing automation, has announced expanding its R&D facility at the Technopark campus here by further investing Rs 250 crore. Speaking to IANS, Flytxt Group CEO Vinod Vasudevan said that even though they are headquartered in Amsterdam, the nerve centre […]

Iran holds US, allies accountable for terror attack

Tehran, Sep 23 : Top Iranian officials have said the US and its regional allies are responsible for the terror attack in the Iranian city of Ahvaz on Saturday. At least 25 people were killed and 60 others injured in a terror attack on a military parade in Iran’s southwestern city of Ahvaz, IRNA news […]

Ready to boost anti-terror cooperation with Iran: Putin

Moscow, Sep 23 : Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed condolences to his Iranian counterpart, Hassan Rouhani, over a deadly terrorist attack and reaffirmed readiness to intensify counter-terror cooperation, the Kremlin said on Saturday. “We are outraged by this bloody crime. Hopefully, everyone involved will be held liable,” Putin said in his telegram to Rouhani, which […]

24 killed as gunmen open fire on Iranian military parade

[Ahvaz : In this photo provided by Fars News Agency, a woman takes her children to shelter as an army member tries to help them, during a shooting at a military parade marking the 38th anniversary of Iraq’s 1980 invasion of Iran, in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, Iran, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018. Gunmen attacked […]