Myanmar denies genocide in Rakhine state

Yangon, Jan 24 : Myanmar has denied genocide in Rakhine, saying that some human rights actors have presented “a distorted picture” of the situation in the troubled state and has hampered the country’s ability to lay the foundation for sustainable development in the region. The statement from Myanmar’s Foreign Affairs Ministry issued late Thursday comes […]

Trump to unveil M-E peace plan on Jan 28

Washington, Jan 24 : US President Donald Trump has announced that he would unveil his long-awaited Middle East plan on January 28 in the White House during Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s visit to Washington. Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force One on Thursday, Trump said he would unveil the plan before his one-on-one meeting […]

‘Indian-American community not polarised but segregated’

Washington, Jan 24 : Ghazala Hashmi, an Indian-origin Democrat Senator and the first Muslim woman elected to the Virginia Senate, has said that the Indian-American community “not polarised but segregated”, a media report said. In an interview to the India-West magazine published online on Friday, Hashmi said: “The community is not polarized but segregated. Hindus, […]