‘Jews who vote for Democrats hate Israel & their religion’

‘Jews who vote for Democrats hate Israel & their religion’

Wednesday, 20 March 2024 | AP | new york

Former President Donald Trump on Monday charged that Jews who vote for Democrats “hate Israel” and hate “their religion,” igniting a firestorm of criticism from the White House and Jewish leaders.  Trump, in an interview, had been asked about Democrats’ growing criticism of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu over his...

Putin extends rule in preordained Russian election

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | AP | moscow

President Vladimir Putin sealed his control over Russia for six more years on Monday with a highly orchestrated landslide in an election that followed the harshest crackdown on the opposition and free speech since Soviet times. While the result was never in doubt, Russians attempted to defy the inevitable outcome,...

Colombia suspends ceasefire

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | AP | Bogota

(): Colombian President Gustavo Petro on Sunday suspended a ceasefire with one of a handful of armed groups with which he hoped to negotiate peace accords, saying its fighters violated the truce by attacking an Indigenous community. The government said that starting Wednesday it would resume military operations against Estado Mayor...

Indian student dies in US, probe rules out foul play

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | PTI | New York

In yet another tragic incident, an Indian student died in Boston and initial investigation has ruled out any foul play, officials said on Monday.“Deeply saddened to learn about the unfortunate demise of Mr. Abhijeeth Paruchuru, an Indian student in Boston,” the Consulate General of India in New York said in...

First flight carrying US citizens from Haiti lands in Miami

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | AP | Miami

A charter flight carrying dozens of US citizens fleeing spiralling gang violence in Haiti has landed in Miami, US State Department officials said. More than 30 US citizens were on the government-chartered flight that landed on Sunday, officials said in a statement. It arrived at the Miami International Airport after...

Economy turning corner: UK PM Sunak attempts optimistic reset

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | PTI | LONDON

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Monday attempted an optimistic reset amid reports of growing unrest within his own Conservative Party ranks as he unveiled a new package of reforms for small businesses and insisted the UK “economy is turning a corner”. The British Indian leader referenced his family-run pharmacy...

N Korea resumes missile test

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | AP | SEOUL

North Korea fired multiple short-range ballistic missiles toward its eastern waters on Monday morning, its neighbours said, days after the end of the South Korean-US military drills that the North views as an invasion rehearsal. The launches were North Korea’s first known missile testing activities in about a month. Outside...

Bulgaria’s foreign min to form next government in power-sharing deal

Tuesday, 19 March 2024 | AP | SOFIA

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev on Monday tapped the largest group in parliament, the centre-right GERB-UDF coalition, to form the country’s new government. Radev handed the mandate to Maria Gabriel, the prime minister-designate under a power-sharing deal by the two main political parties, according to which each would hold the top...

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