Houthi missile attack sets ship ablaze in Gulf of Aden

Houthi missile attack sets ship ablaze in Gulf of Aden

Friday, 23 February 2024 | AP | DUBAI

A suspected missile attack by Yemen’s Houthi rebels set a ship ablaze in the Gulf of Aden on Thursday as Israel intercepted what appeared to be another Houthi attack near the port city of Eilat, authorities said. The attacks come as the rebels escalate their assaults over Israel’s war against...

Protesting Greek farmers head to Athens

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | athens

Farmers from around Greece were travelling to Athens in tractor convoys on Tuesday to demand more financial concessions from the government as the cost of living increases.  Some 200 tractors formed the main convoy in central Greece heading southward, while thousands of protesters were expected to travel to the capital...

Nikki Haley sharpening contrasts with Trump

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | columbia

Nikki Haley is using the closing days of her South Carolina Republican primary matchup with Donald Trump to hone her argument that she is the lone remaining candidate who can unite Americans, despite the former president’s electoral wins thus far and his popularity in her home state. It’s a tall order...

US vetoes Gaza ceasefire

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | united nations

The United States vetoed an Arab-backed UN resolution on Tuesday demanding an immediate humanitarian cease-fire in the Israel-Hamas war in the embattled Gaza Strip.   The vote in the 15-member Security Council was 13-1 with the United Kingdom abstaining, reflecting the wide global support for ending the more than four-month war...

Italy again prosecutes Egypt officials

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | Rome

Four high-level Egyptian security officials went on trial in absentia before a Rome court on Tuesday, accused in the 2016 abduction, torture and slaying of an Italian doctoral student in Cairo. The parents of the slain student Giulio Regeni, Paola and Giulio Regeni, were on hand for the opening court...

Hungary’s governing party ready to approve Sweden’s NATO accession

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | Budapest

A vote in Hungary’s parliament on ratifying Sweden’s bid to join NATO could come as early as Monday, according to a senior member of the country’s governing Fidesz party. It would bring an end to more than 18 months of delays by the nationalist government that have frustrated Hungary’s allies....

Assange starts legal battle to avoid extradition to US on spy charges

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | london

n Julian Assange’s lawyers began their final UK legal challenge Tuesday to stop the WikiLeaks founder from being sent to the United States to face spying charges, arguing that his actions had exposed serious criminal actions by US authorities that were “of obvious and important public interest”. Assange himself was...

Israel orders new evacuations in northern Gaza

Wednesday, 21 February 2024 | AP | Rafah

Israel ordered new evacuations from parts of Gaza City on Tuesday, as a study led by the UN children’s agency found that one in six children are acutely malnourished in the isolated and largely devastated north of the territory, where the city is located. The report finds deepening misery across...

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

01 March 2024 | Staff Reporter | Delhi

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