Arunachal Pradesh ex-CM dead, suicide suspected

Itanagar, Aug 9 : Former Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Kalikho Pul was found dead at his residence here on Tuesday, and former Chief Minister Nabam Tuki said he may have committed suicide. “He was found hanging in his room.. He has apparently committed suicide,” Tuki told IANS. “The government will lead an inquiry in to […]

Japan warns China of worsening ties over East China Sea dispute

By Kiyoshi Takenaka Tokyo, Aug 9 : Japan warned China today that ties were “deteriorating markedly” over disputed East China Sea islets, and China’s envoy in Tokyo reiterated Beijing’s stance that the specks of land were its territory and called for talks to resolve the row. Tensions between Asia’s two largest economies have risen since […]

Sukhbir Badal, Adesh Pratap lock horns over conversion of industrial plots

Manish Tiwari / Chandigarh : The two brothers-in-law slugged it out after five supplementary agenda were placed in the last Cabinet meeting without adequate notice to the ministers┬ápunjab deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal and his brother-in-law and state Food and Civil Supplies Minister Adesh Partap Singh Kairon locked horns on the issue of five […]

50 Republican national security experts slam Trump

Washington, Aug 9 : Fifty prominent Republican national security experts have signed a letter denouncing Donald Trump’s presidential candidacy and pledging not to vote for him. “We are convinced that in the Oval Office, he would be the most reckless President in American history,” CNN reported citing the letter that was issued on Monday. Its […]