Israel marks 50 years of “united Jerusalem”, but city struggles

By Maayan Lubell JERUSALEM, May 24 : A half-century after Israel captured East Jerusalem, the holy city remains deeply divided by politics, religion and ethnicity – and struggling with grim economic realities. A treasure fought over for millenia, it is also one of Israel’s poorest areas. About 45 percent of Jerusalem’s nearly 900,000 people live […]

Sachin Tendulkar brings entire nation together: Priyanka

Mumbai, May 24 : Ahead of the release of “Sachin: A Billion Dreams”, actress Priyanka Chopra has hailed legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar for his ability to bring the entire nation together. “Sachin Tendulkar… The name to me is associated with amazing memories of celebration, jubilation and happiness,” Priyanka said in a video on Twitter on […]

Tianjian Quanjian deny approach for Chelsea’s Costa

By Michael Church HONG KONG, May 23 : Chinese Super League club Tianjin Quanjian distanced themselves today from a move for Chelsea striker Diego Costa when the league’s transfer window opens next month. The Brazil-born Spain international has been consistently linked to the Fabio Cannavaro-coached club since the turn of the year and speculation has […]

HC serves notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley’s fresh defamation suit

[New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at an interaction with the Government School students who have qualified JEE (Main) 2017, in New Delhi on Tuesday. /PTI] New Delhi, May 23 : The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a fresh defamation suit of Rs 10 crore filed […]

Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Palestinian president

By Jeff Mason BETHLEHEM, West Bank, May 23 : US President Donald Trump talked up the prospects of peace between Israelis and Palestinians today, saying he believed both sides were committed to an historic deal, but he offered no concrete proposals on how to get there. After an hour of talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud […]

HC notice to Kejriwal on Jaitley’s fresh defamation suit

New Delhi, May 23 : The Delhi High Court on Tuesday issued notice to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a fresh Rs 10 crore defamation suit filed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his lawyer Ram Jethmalani using the word “crook”. Joint Registrar Pankaj Gupta issued the notice to Kejriwal and posted the matter for […]