Crowds gather in UK cities to protest Johnson's Brexit plans

Crowds gather in UK cities to protest Johnson's Brexit plans

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | AP | London

Crowds are gathering in London and other major British cities to protest Prime Minister Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament for part of the period before the Brexit deadline in two months. Several thousand protesters gathered near Johnson's residence at 10 Downing Street in central London, while others protested in in Belfast,...

13% companies will leave China, says Trump as new tariffs all set to kick in

13% companies will leave China, says Trump as new tariffs all set to kick in

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | PTI | Washington

As a fresh set of US tariffs on Chinese goods kicks in on September 1, President Donald Trump Friday said 13 per cent of companies are going to leave China "in the fairly near future". After coming to power, Trump has imposed hefty tariffs on import of Chinese products, resulting in...

Bahamas, Florida in path of 'dangerous' Hurricane Dorian

Bahamas, Florida in path of 'dangerous' Hurricane Dorian

Saturday, 31 August 2019 | AFP | Miami

Hurricane Dorian strengthened into an "extremely dangerous" storm on Friday as it bore down on the Bahamas and the east coast of the US state of Florida. Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis urged residents of the Atlantic Ocean archipelago in the path of the "very powerful and potentially life-threatening hurricane" to...

Judge rejects first bid to block UK parliament suspension

Judge rejects first bid to block UK parliament suspension

Friday, 30 August 2019 | AFP | London

Opponents of Prime Minister Boris Johnson's move to suspend parliament in the final weeks before Brexit lost the first of several legal bids to stop him on Friday. Scottish judge Raymond Doherty rejected the request for a temporary injunction pending a full hearing in the case on September 6. "I'm not satisfied...

'Saaho': Prabhas' big bang theory goes bust

'Saaho': Prabhas' big bang theory goes bust

Friday, 30 August 2019 | IANS

Film: "Saaho", Cast: Prabhas, Shraddha Kapoor; Direction: Sujeeth; Rating: ** (2 stars) The big bang theory of Indian mainstream cinema is often best applied with a South Indian dash, "Saaho" tries reiterating that fact. Although Prabhas' latest blinds you with the spectacular polish of a Hollywood action blockbuster, it is intrinsically...

EU fears of a no-deal Brexit soar as UK defends its actions

EU fears of a no-deal Brexit soar as UK defends its actions

Friday, 30 August 2019 | AP | Helsinki

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab defended Friday his government's decision to suspend parliament and rejected suggestions that the move will prevent lawmakers from debating the country's departure from the European Union as concern mounts that a costly and damaging Brexit without any agreement is now more likely. Britain is due to...

Prince's half-brother Alfred dead at 66

Prince's half-brother Alfred dead at 66

Friday, 30 August 2019 | IANS | Los Angeles

Prince's half-brother Alfred Jackson has passed away, three years after he inherited much of the late singer's fortune. He was 66. Alfred, Prince's older half-brother, died on Thursday morning at his home in Kansas City, Missouri. Alfred was found by his brother, Bruce Jackson -- who's not related to Prince, reports...

Bringing nuclear test ban treaty into force central pillar of global disarmament push: UN chief

Bringing nuclear test ban treaty into force central pillar of global disarmament push: UN chief

Friday, 30 August 2019 | PTI | United Nations

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has said the legacy of nuclear testing is "nothing but destruction," and in a world of rising tensions, “our collective security depends” on bringing a global treaty into force that bans nuclear explosions. Guterres in his message for the International Day Against Nuclear Tests on Thursday...

State Editions

Help Urdu students crack civil services, Dy CM tells Academy

18 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Will protest if land for temple not allotted: Singh

18 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Entrepreneurship curiculum to deal with unemployment: Sisodia

18 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Walkability project approved

18 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Air quality recorded in moderate level, tagged as satisfactory

18 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

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