US judge indefinitely extends ruling halting travel ban

Washington, March 30 : A federal judge in Hawaii granted the state’s request for a longer-term halt of President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, a media report said. “The Court will not crawl into a corner, pull the shutters closed, and pretend it has not seen what it has,” US District Court Judge Derrick Watson […]

Modi greets Rajasthan on Foundation Day

New Delhi, March 30 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday extended his greetings to Rajasthan on its Foundation Day. “On the occasion of Rajasthan Diwas, congratulations to the people of the state, the land of braves which is filled with its glorious history and magnificent culture,” Modi said. The state on Thursday commemorated the […]

Mexico seeks new equation with US through dialogue

Mexico City, March 30 : Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto has said that he is working to build a positive relationship with the US in face of the challenges with its vital trading partner. He said this at a summit of the Tuxtla Political Dialogue and Consensus Mechanism that gathered leaders from 10 countries of […]

Mahakaushal Express derails in UP

Jhansi, March 30 : Over 40 passengers were injured after eight coaches of the Mahakaushal Express derailed on Thursday morning in Uttar Pradesh, officials said. The incident occurred around 2 a.m. when the express train that runs between Jabalpur in Madhya Pradesh and Hazrat Nizamuddin in New Delhi derailed between Laadpur and Supa near Kulpahar […]

South Korean court to decide on Park’s arrest

Seoul, March 30 : A South Korean court here on Thursday began a hearing to decide whether to arrest former President Park Geun-hye, a media report said. The Seoul Central District Court is hearing the allegations brought against Park, as requested by prosecutors on charges of corruption related to the “Rasputin” scandal, Efe news reported. […]

Ivanka to be special assistant to Trump

Washington, March 30 : Ivanka Trump, the elder daughter of US President Donald Trump, is becoming an official government employee. She is joining her husband, Jared Kushner, as an unpaid adviser to her father in the White House, a statement said. The announcement on Wednesday amounts to the formal recognition of the value Trump places […]