Mauritius president to visit Pakistan on Sunday

Islamabad, April 16 : Mauritius President Bibi Ameenah Firdaus Gurib-Fakim will visit Pakistan on Sunday to further strengthen bilateral ties, the country’s foreign ministry has said. Firdaus Gurib-Fakim will visit Pakistan from April 17-20 on an invitation by President Mamnoon Hussain, the ministry said. “Matters of mutual interests as well as regional and international importance […]

Obama hosts hip-hop stars for reform meeting

Washington, April 16 : US President Barack Obama hosted some of hip-hop’s biggest stars for a criminal justice reform meeting at the White House. According to a White House official, Nicki Minaj, Chance the Rapper, Alicia Keys, Wale, J. Cole, and Ludacris were among the stars who sat down with Obama and some of his […]

Bernie Sanders releases 2014 tax returns

Washington, April 16 : Democrat candidate Bernie Sanders released his 2014 tax returns which showed that he and his wife had a total household income of $205,617. Sanders released the tax return on Friday, a day after being challenged to do so by Democrat front-runner Hillary Clinton at Thursday’s debate in Brooklyn, which came after […]

Clinton, Sanders sue Arizona state

Washington, April 16 : The Democratic National Committee (DNC) and its White House candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders on Friday sued Arizona state on behalf of several voters who waited up to six hours to cast their ballots in the March primaries. The lawsuit was filed in a Phoenix federal court on Friday representing […]

Tensions between Trump, GOP escalate into public fight

Washington, April 16 : Tensions between the Republican Party and its own front-runner erupted into a full-blown public battle as top party officials rebuked Donald Trump on Friday for alleging that the GOP primary system was “rigged” against him. The dispute, which has been simmering for days, centres on Trump’s failure to win any delegates […]

Communal violence in Jharkhand during Ram Navami

Ranchi, April 16 : Curfew was imposed in four police station areas of Bokaro district in Jharkhand on Friday night following communal violence sparked by pelting of stones at a Ram Navami procession, police said on Saturday. Violence also took place on Friday in Hazaribagh district where too the trigger was pelting of stones at […]