EU must take back over 800 ISIS fighters: Trump

EU must take back over 800 ISIS fighters: Trump

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | Washington

President Donald Trump has demanded that the European nations take back more than 800 ISIS fighters captured in Syria and put them on trial, warning that the US otherwise will be forced to free the jihadists after it pulls out from the war-torn country. President Trump surprised the world by announcing...

Globe trotting

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Agencies

Shootings kill eight in eastern DR Congo Goma (Dr Congo): Eight people died in three shootings in Goma, eastern DR Congo, the town mayor said on Sunday, while others complained authorities were slow to react to violence in North Kivu province. Iran’s Zarif says Israel ‘looking for war’ Munich: Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad...

Top US official discussed Trump removal in 2017: former FBI chief

Monday, 18 February 2019 | AFP | Washington

The US deputy attorney general discussed how many cabinet members would support removing US President Donald Trump from office in 2017, the FBI’s former acting director said in an interview airing Sunday. Andrew McCabe said invoking the 25th Amendment of the US Constitution was raised by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein...

Theresa May urges her MPs to unite over Brexit

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | London

British Prime Minister Theresa May has urged her Conservative Party MPs to shed their “personal preferences” over Brexit and united in the national interest ahead of a fresh round of talks with the European Union on the divorce deal next week. Britain is set to exit the 28-member bloc on...

Royal split: Princes William and Harry prepare to go separate ways

Monday, 18 February 2019 | PTI | London

Britain’s Princes William and Harry, known to be very close, are preparing to go their separate ways, seeking a more independent path from each other in terms of their charity work and royal duties. Courtiers hope that a formal separation of their staff may also help ease some recently-reported tensions between...

New Brexit talks in Brussels next week

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | AFP | Brussels

Both Britain's Minister for Brexit Stephen Barclay and Opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn will visit Brussels next week for talks with EU negotiator Michel Barnier. "Mr Barnier's door is always open," an EU spokesman said, confirming that Barclay was expected to visit EU headquarters on Monday and Corbyn on Thursday. Prime Minister Theresa...

US-China to hold trade talks  next week

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Beijing

The trade talks between China and the US will continue in Washington next week after both sides made "progress" but not enough to seal a final deal, ahead of a planned American tariff hike on $200 billion of Chinese imports from March 2. Top officials from the world's two biggest economies...

China again blocks India's bid to list JeM chief as global terrorist

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | Agencies | Beijing

China on Friday expressed deep "shock" over the Pulwama terror attack carried out by a Jaish suicide bomber but did not give an assurance to India that it will back New Delhi's appeal to list the UN-proscribed Pakistan-based terror group's chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. At least 40 CRPF...

State Editions

51-year old man run over by speeding car

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

20-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting toddler

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Three arrested for molesting 25-yr-old

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

41-year-old man dies in road mishap near Ganesh Mandir

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Labourers at industrial area deprived of rights

18 February 2019 | Vikas Tyagi | Bhopal

Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in water resources mgmt ends

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer