Indian men, women finish fourth in world teams

Khanty Mansiysk (Russia), Jun 26 The Indian men and women missed out on the podium by a whisker as they finished fourth in both the categories at the World Team Chess Championships here.The last...

Jun 26, 2017 9:51 PM | Newsscroll

Iran seeks stronger ties with Qatar: Rouhani

Tehran, Jun 25 Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today said his country wants to bolster ties with Qatar and rejected a Saudi-led blockade of the Gulf Arab emirate."Iran's policy is to develop more...

Jun 25, 2017 11:25 PM | Newsscroll

US urges Qatar, neighbours to 'sit together' to ease tension

Washington, Jun 25 The United States says some demands on Qatar by its Mideast neighbours "will be very difficult to meet." But the US isn't rejecting the demands outright.Secretary of State Rex...

Jun 25, 2017 10:23 PM | Newsscroll

Indian men beat Ukraine, women hold China

Khanty Mansiysk (Russia), Jun 25 B Adhiban rose to the occasion to deliver the goods as the Indian men stayed afloat in the World Team Chess Championship after beating third seed Ukraine 2.5-1.5,...

Jun 25, 2017 10:19 PM | Newsscroll

Erdogan rejects Arab demands; Turkish troops stay in Qatar

Istanbul, Jun 25 Turkey's president today rejected a demand by major Arab states to remove Turkish troops from Qatar, saying their sweeping list of ultimatums has threatened the small Gulf country's...

Jun 25, 2017 6:48 PM | Newsscroll

Demands of Saudi an attack to Qatar's sovereignty: Erdogan

Istanbul [Turkey], June 25 : Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday dubbed the demands made by Saudi Arabia and three other nations to Doha to end a blockade as "an attack to...

Jun 24, 2017 6:28 PM | Newsscroll

Egypt President Sisi ratifies Red Sea islands deal

Cairo [Egypt], June 25 : Eypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified the maritime demarcation deal that cedes sovereignty over two uninhabited Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia, despite...

Jun 24, 2017 10:53 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt police says foiled church bombing

Cairo, Jun 24 Egyptian police said today they foiled a church bombing by arresting a cell including the would-be attackers, two months after suicide bombers killed dozens of church goers in two...

Jun 25, 2017 12:38 AM | Newsscroll

Egypt's president ratifies disputed Saudi islands pact

Cairo, Jun 24 Egypt's president has ratified a disputed 2016 agreement under which his country would transfer control of two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia.News of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's...

Jun 24, 2017 11:58 PM | Newsscroll

Will do everything to assure safety of Indians in Qatar: Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi [India], June 24 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday assured that the Indian government will do everything possible for the safety and well-being of Indians...

Jun 23, 2017 10:51 PM | Newsscroll