Trump once again compares Russia probe to McCarthyism

Washington, Aug 20 : President Donald Trump on Sunday once again, as he has regularly done, compared the Russia probe investigation to McCarthyism, the anti-communist campaign pursued by Sen. Joseph McCarthy in the 1950s. “Study the late Joseph McCarthy, because we are now in period with Mueller and his gang that make Joseph McCarthy look […]

Pakistan welcomes Afghanistan’s ceasefire initiative with Taliban

Islamabad, Aug 19 : Pakistan on Sunday welcomed the Afghan government’s declaration of a three-month conditional ceasefire with the Taliban from Monday. “Pakistan fully supports all such efforts that contribute to achieving durable stability and lasting peace in Afghanistan. The people of Afghanistan deserve it. Coinciding with the Independence Day of Afghanistan, the announcement (by […]

IAF teams returns from military drill in Australia on high note

New Delhi, Aug 19 : With some key operational lessons learnt, an Indian Air Force (IAF) contingent has returned home on a high note after participation in the biennial multi-national military drill ‘Exercise Pitch Black at Darwin in Australia, an official communique said on Sunday. This was the first time that the IAF actively participated […]

EU pledges to help Iran out of US oil ban

Tehran, Aug 19 : Iran’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri on Sunday said the European Union (EU) has pledged to take action before the US ban on importing oil from Iran takes effect in November, the media reported. The European countries have made this promise in an attempt to make up for the possible losses […]

Sidhu’s hug to Pakistan Army chief not nice gesture: Punjab CM

[Attari: Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu addresses the media on his arrival after attending the swearing-in ceremony of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, in Attari on Sunday, Aug 19, 2018. ( /PTI] Chandigarh, Aug 19 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday said his Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu’s hug to Pakistan Army […]

Sidhu’s hug to Pakistan Army chief not nice gesture: Punjab CM

[Attari: Volunteers of Pagdi Sambhal Jatta stage protest against Punjab minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for visiting Pakistan for Prime Minister Imran Khan’s swearing-in ceremony and meeting with Pakistani officials, in Attari on Sunday, Aug 19, 2018. ( /PTI] Chandigarh, Aug 19 : Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday said his Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh […]