Sunak calls on police chiefs to get tough on ‘mob’ protests

Sunak calls on police chiefs to get tough on ‘mob’ protests

Friday, 01 March 2024 | PTI | London

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has called on the country’s police chiefs to use the full spectrum of their powers to ensure that protests are not allowed to descend into “mob rule”. The British Indian leader was speaking after a meeting at 10 Downing Street on Wednesday during which ministers and...

Pak EC holds open hearing of SIC’s plea on reserved seats’ allocation

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | Islamabad

(): Pakistan’s election commission on Tuesday held an open hearing on a petition by jailed former prime minister Imran Khan’s party-backed Sunni Ittehad Council seeking the allocation of its share of reserved seats, according to a media report. Candidates of 71-year-old Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) fought as independents after the party...

Germany, Poland not sending troops to Ukraine

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | brussels

European military heavyweights Germany and Poland affirmed on Tuesday that they would not be sending troops to Ukraine, after reports that some Western countries may be considering doing so as the war with Russia enters its third year.  The head of NATO also said the US-led military alliance has no...

‘Alvi’s stonewalling of new Parliament session justified’

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | islamabad

Jailed former Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Tuesday said President Dr Arif Alvi’s decision to not summon the newly-elected National Assembly for its first session was justified since his party’s mandate in the elections was stolen.  The president on Monday rejected the summary from the caretaker parliamentary affairs ministry to...

Court indicts Imran Khan, wife in graft case

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | islamabad/lahore

An accountability court in Pakistan on Tuesday indicted Imran Khan and his wife Bushra Bibi in the 190 million pounds Al Qadir corruption case, in another blow to the beleaguered former prime minister who is currently in jail after being convicted in multiple cases. Judge Nasir Javed Rana, who replaced...

Abu Dhabi’s first Hindu stone temple to open for public on March 1

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | ABU DHABI

The first Hindu stone temple in Abu Dhabi, which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier this month, will be opened to the public from March 1, according to the temple authorities. The temple has been built by the Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) Swaminarayan Sanstha on a...

Thousands of farmers meet in Warsaw to protest

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | AP | Warsaw

Thousands of farmers marched in downtown Warsaw on Tuesday to protest the European Union’s agricultural policies and the imports of cheap food from Ukraine. The protesters say they are demanding that the Polish government withdraw from the EU’s Green Deal, a plan meant to help the environment and fight climate change...

Prince William pulls out of godfather’s memorial due to ‘personal matter’

Wednesday, 28 February 2024 | PTI | LONDON

Britain’s Prince William on Tuesday pulled out of attending the memorial service in honour of his late godfather, Constantine – the former King of Greece, due to a “personal matter”. The 41-year-old Prince of Wales’ Kensington Palace office said the royal had called the Greek royal family, which is attending...

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