Trump pardons Arizona's controversial ex-sheriff Joe Arpaio

Washington, Aug 26 US President Donald Trump has pardoned controversial former Arizona sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted last month of criminal contempt for illegally targeting Hispanic...

Aug 26, 2017 4:15 PM | Newsscroll

Pak FM to visit China, Russia for consultation over new US policy

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 26 : Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muham­mad Asif will visit China, Russia and Turkey for consultations on the United States new South Asia strategy. ...

Aug 25, 2017 4:21 PM | Newsscroll

Pak FM to embark 3-day tour for consultations on Afghan policy

By Sajjad HussainIslamabad, Aug 26 Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif will visit the country's "all-weather ally" China, Russia and Turkey next week for consultations on the new US...

Aug 26, 2017 12:25 PM | Newsscroll

Russia seeking to undermine US reputation in Afghan, S. Asia

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Aug 26 Russia is seeking to undermine American reputation in Afghanistan and South Asia region, a senior US official has said after Moscow termed President Donald Trump's...

Aug 26, 2017 11:51 AM | Newsscroll

Digest for international stories for week Aug 19 - Aug 25,

2017SaturdayBeirut: The Islamic State group today claimed responsibility for deadly attacks in Spain and stabbings in Russia, in statements carried by the jihadists' propaganda agency.Karachi: Ruth...

Aug 26, 2017 11:48 AM | Newsscroll

Digest for domestic stories for week Aug 19 - Aug 25, 2017

SaturdayKhatauli/New Delhi: Fourteen coaches of the high-speed Utkal Express today jumped the rails, with one of them crashing into a house adjacent to the track near Khatauli in UP this evening,...

Aug 26, 2017 11:38 AM | Newsscroll

Stalingrad History a constant presence for World Cup workers

Volgograd (Russia), Aug 26 Sergei Kamin knows exactly what to do if his workers find a bomb from the Battle of Stalingrad."The first procedure is surprise. The second procedure is fear," he...

Aug 26, 2017 11:15 AM | Newsscroll

Pakistan to United States: Stop asking to "do more'

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 26 : Pakistan will be convening an international conference to highlight its contribution towards the war against terrorism and to adopt a new policy which will...

Aug 25, 2017 12:11 PM | Newsscroll

UN chief informs Security Council of ICJ's order on Jadhav

By Yoshita SinghUnited Nations, Aug 25 UN chief Antonio Guterres has informed through a letter to the Security Council of the order given by the International Court of Justice in the case of Indian...

Aug 25, 2017 10:46 PM | Newsscroll

Sandeep loses out on chance to play bronze-medal round

Paris, Aug 25 Rio Olympian Sandeep Tomar failed to reach the bronze medal play-offs after losing his second repechage bout today, even as Indian grapplers continued to struggle in the World...

Aug 25, 2017 8:35 PM | Newsscroll