Iran says Israel seeks to create division in Lebanon

Tehran, Jan 18 : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has said Israel seeks to create division in Lebanon for its own interests. “Undoubtedly, Zionists (Israel) benefit from creating division in Lebanon,” Rouhani said in a meeting with Lebanese Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri in Tehran on Wednesday, according to state TV, Xinhua reported. However, the Lebanese nation […]

BJP legislator assaulted during Ekatm Yatra in MP

Bhopal, Jan 18 : A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator has been allegedly assaulted his own party workers during the Ekatm Yatra in Madhya Pradesh’s Agar Malwa district. In a video that has gone viral on social media on Wednesday evening, two persons are seen indulging in a scuffle. The fight broke out over holding […]

Mexico ex-first lady would end husband’s army policy if elected

By Daina Beth Solomon and Adriana Barrera MEXICO CITY, Jan 17 : Mexican presidential hopeful and former first lady Margarita Zavala pledged to curb violence and crime by pulling soldiers off the streets in a reversal of her husband’s military-led drug strategy that ushered in a sharp increase in violence. If elected this July, Zavala […]

Nagaland MP Rio quits NPF for NDPP

Dimapur, Jan 18 : Nagaland’s lone Lok Sabha member Neiphiu Rio on Wednesday resigned from the primary membership of the ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) and joined the newly floated Nagaland Democratic People’s Party (NDPP) ahead of the state assembly elections. The three-time former Chief Minister submitted his resignation letter to NPF supremo Shurhozelie Lieziestsu […]

Boy killed as UP Police, criminals exchange fire

Lucknow, Jan 17 : An eight-year-old boy was killed on Wednesday in a firing exchange between police and criminals in Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura on Wednesday, police said. The boy, identified as Madhav, was killed as a bullet hit him. Principal Secretary, Home, Arvind Kumar said that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has taken cognizance of the […]