North Korea foreign minister calls Pompeo 'poisonous plant'

North Korea foreign minister calls Pompeo 'poisonous plant'

Friday, 23 August 2019 | AP | Seoul

North Korea's foreign minister on Friday called US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo a "poisonous plant of American diplomacy" and vowed to "shutter the absurd dream" that sanctions will force a change in Pyongyang. The North's blistering rhetoric may dim the prospect for an early resumption of nuclear negotiations between the...

Kia Motors launches Seltos SUV at starting of Rs 9.69 lakh

Kia Motors launches Seltos SUV at starting of Rs 9.69 lakh

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PTI | Mumbai

Korean auto major Kia Motors onThursday made its debut in India with the launch of an SUV, Seltos, at an introductory price of Rs 9.69 lakh. Seltos, a mid-sized SUV, is manufactured at the carmaker's Ananthpur plant in Andhra Pradesh. The model comes in both petrol and diesel variants. Kia has entered...

Macron expected to rebuff Johnson during Brexit talks in Paris

Macron expected to rebuff Johnson during Brexit talks in Paris

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | AFP | Berlin

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson heads to Paris on Thursday for talks with French President Emmanuel Macron who is expected to rebuff his last-ditch efforts to renegotiate the UK's withdrawal from the European Union. Macron, who has said previously he is happy to be the "bad guy" on Brexit, roundly rejected...

Imran Khan asks Pakistanis living abroad to help highlight Kashmir issue

Imran Khan asks Pakistanis living abroad to help highlight Kashmir issue

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PTI | Islamabad

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has asked his party's workers and followers living abroad to help highlight the Kashmir issue internationally. The ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf decided to highlight the Kashmir issue at all the world forums. Tensions between India and Pakistan spiked after New Delhi abrogated provisions of Article 370 of the...

Indonesia shuts internet in Papua over unrest fears

Indonesia shuts internet in Papua over unrest fears

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | AFP | Jakarta

Indonesia has blocked internet access in unrest-hit Papua over fears that a stream of offensive and racists posts online will spark more violent protests in the region, the government said Thursday. Riots and demonstrations brought several Papuan cities to a standstill this week, as buildings were torched and street battles broke...

Israel strikes Hamas base after new rocket attacks: army

Israel strikes Hamas base after new rocket attacks: army

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | AFP | Gaza City

Israeli forces bombed Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip overnight in retaliation for Palestinian rocket attacks, the military said Thursday. Hamas launched two rockets at Israel late Wednesday -- bringing to six the number of strikes from Gaza in less than a week -- the army said, adding that thy caused...

Russia sends 'Fedor' its first humanoid robot into space

Russia sends 'Fedor' its first humanoid robot into space

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | AFP | Moscow

Russia on Thursday launched an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot that will spend 10 days learning to assist astronauts on the International Space Station. Named Fedor, for Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research with identification number Skybot F850, the robot is the first ever sent up by Russia. Fedor blasted off...

India and others nations at some point would have to fight against terrorists in Afghanistan: Trump

India and others nations at some point would have to fight against terrorists in Afghanistan: Trump

Thursday, 22 August 2019 | PTI | Washington

Countries like India, Iran, Russia and Turkey would have to fight against terrorists in Afghanistan at some point of time, US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday, ruing that the job against terrorist is being done only by the United States some 7,000 miles away. Trump said that other nations currently...

State Editions

Guv recommends Gundecha brothers for Tagore Cultural Harmony Award

21 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

RMNH to celebrate its 22nd anniv on Sep 29

21 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

‘State Govt will take complete care of tribals’ interests’’

21 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Over 250 join in ‘Women Help Desk’ awareness drive

21 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

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21 September 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

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