Netanyahu seeks open-ended control in Gaza

Netanyahu seeks open-ended control in Gaza

Saturday, 24 February 2024 | AP | DEIR-AL-BALAH

Israel seeks open-ended control over security and civilian affairs in the Gaza Strip, according to a long-awaited postwar plan by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. It was swiftly rejected Friday by Palestinian leaders and runs counter to Washington’s vision for the war-ravaged enclave.   Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu presented the two-page document...

Will urge IMF to stop support to Pak over ‘rigged’ polls: Imran

Friday, 23 February 2024 | PTI | islamabad

Jailed former prime minister Imran Khan on Thursday announced that he will write to the IMF, demanding the global lender to stop its support to cash-strapped Pakistan until it seeks an “audit” of the elections mired in controversies, including vote rigging. Khan’s message from jail was conveyed through Barrister Ali Zafar,...

Jaahnavi’s killers will not face criminal charges

Friday, 23 February 2024 | PTI | WASHINGTON

The Seattle police officer who struck and killed Indian student Jaahnavi Kandula while responding to an overdose call, will not face any criminal charges due to lack of “sufficient” evidence, authorities said. On Wednesday, the King County Prosecutor’s Office said they will not move forward with criminal charges against Seattle Police...

Albanian Parliament approves deal to hold migrants for Italy

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | Tirana

Albania’s Parliament on Thursday approved a deal for the country to hold thousands of asylum seekers rescued in international waters by Italy while their applications are processed, despite protests from opposition lawmakers and human rights groups. Under the five-year deal, Albania would shelter up to 3,000 migrants at any one time....

Farmers from EU countries join protest

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | PRAGUE

Czech farmers were driving their tractors and other vehicles to several border crossings on Thursday to meet their colleagues from neighbouring countries and join forces in their protests against European Union agriculture policies, bureaucracy and overall conditions for their business.  Farmers complain that the 27-nation EU’s environmental policies, such as the...

Knife attack at German school injures five, suspect arrested

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | BERLIN

Five people were injured in an incident Thursday at a school in the western German city of Wuppertal and a suspect was arrested, police said. The incident took place at the Wilhelm Dörpfeld high school in the city’s Elberfeld district. Police said there was no shooting in the incident, German...

Biden calls Putin ‘crazy SOB’

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | SAN FRANCISCO

During a fundraiser for his reelection campaign Wednesday night, President Joe Biden called Russian President Vladimir Putin a “crazy SOB” and took aim at former President Donald Trump’s comments comparing himself to the Russian opposition leader who died last week in an Arctic prison.   Biden was talking about climate change...

France says, Russian forces threatened to shoot down aircraft patrolling Black Sea

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | PARIS

Russian forces threatened to shoot down French pilots patrolling in international airspace over the Black Sea, signals of increasingly aggressive behaviour from Moscow as its invasion of Ukraine struggles to make headway, France’s defense minister said Thursday. The minister, Sébastien Lecornu, didn’t give specific details about the French flights or...

State Editions

BJP launches campaign to gather Delhiites feedback

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

LG approves delayed lease deeds for workers housing

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

BBA student killed by friends, body buried in farmland

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

DDA offers temporary house to tunnel rescue hero

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Two days flower festival from March 2

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

Shastri Park gets Convention Centre

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