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Russia ‘shouldn’t be' permanent UN Security Council member: What US envoy said

Published on Mar 31, 2023 04:16 PM IST

UN Security Council: US ambassador said that she expects Moscow to behave "professionally" in the presidency while she remained doubtful about the same.

UN Security Council: US Ambassador to the UN Linda Thomas-Greenfield is seen,(AFP)

Human right abuses ‘shockingly routine’ in Ukraine war: UN human rights chief

"After 13 months of the Russian's war against Ukraine, severe violations of human rights and international humanitarian law have become shockingly routine.

UN Human Rights chief Volker Turk addressing the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.(Twitter)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 03:57 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi

Indian-American Richard Verma confirmed for powerful US State Department post

Richard Verma has served as Vice Chairman of The Asia Group, Partner and Senior Counsellor at Steptoe and Johnson LLP.

Richard Verma, Indian-American, confirmed for top State Department.(PTI File Photo)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 03:37 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi

Six bodies recovered from Canada near US border

The corpses of six unidentified persons were discovered on Thursday in an area along the border between Canada and the United States.

HT Image
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 03:35 PM IST

Ukraine's Zelensky on Bucha anniversary: 'Will never forgive Russia'

Zelensky said Bucha had become "a symbol of the atrocities" committed by Russian forces.

President Volodymyr Zelensky speaks on Bucha anniversary(AFP)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 03:22 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi

Japan foreign minister's China visit ‘for honest and frank discussion’

Japan's Foreign Minister to visit China to discuss detained employee and create stable relations amid U.S.-led tech restrictions.

Japan's foreign minister Hayashi visiting China tomorrow.(AP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 02:59 PM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi

Together we must strive: King Charles III on final leg of Germany trip

Charles originally planned to visit France first, but anti-government protests in the country led both governments to postpone the trip.

Britain's King Charles III.(AP)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 03:00 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Animesh Chaturvedi

Meghan Markle wins defamation lawsuit against half-sister Samantha

Meghan Markle News: A Florida judge dismissed the lawsuit saying that Meghan Markle’s statements were pure opinion and "not capable of being proved false".

Meghan Markle: Meghan, Duchess of Sussex watches as the coffin of Queen Elizabeth II is placed into the hearse.(AP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 02:56 PM IST

Donald Trump likely to surrender next week? What lawyer said after indictment

Donald Trump Surrender: A New York grand jury indicted Donald Trump over hush money paid to porn star Stormy Daniels ahead of the 2016 presidential election.

Donald Trump Surrender: Former US President Donald Trump.(PTI)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 02:41 PM IST

Annoyed with potholes, UK man is filling them with noodles

“Since nothing fills a hole like a Pot Noodle, who better to team up with to highlight the ridiculous state of the UK’s roads?” Mark Morell said.

For Morrell, potholes aren't just a nuisance but a menace.
Published on Mar 31, 2023 09:32 AM IST

‘..my champagne’: Stormy Daniels on Trump indictment

Donald Trump has denied having had a relationship with Stormy Daniels whose real name is Stephanie Clifford.

Former US President Donald Trump and porn star Stormy Daniels. (File)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 09:13 AM IST

Trump indicted; NY grand jury move shakes American politics

He was indicted in connection with paying off adult film actress Stephanie Clifford, also known as Stormy Daniels, for her silence about an alleged sexual encounter

Former US President Donald Trump. (REUTERS)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 10:19 AM IST

Hindu doctor shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi: Report

Former Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) senior director of health and eye specialist Dr Birbal Genani was shot dead by unknown assailants in Karachi.

The police officer said that they have started an investigation into the murder.
Published on Mar 31, 2023 08:13 AM IST

Will Trump be arrested in hush money indictment? What happens next

Donald Trump is expected to turn himself in to authorities next week, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Former President Donald Trump. (AFP)
Updated on Mar 31, 2023 07:42 AM IST
AP |

‘Political persecution’: Trump slams hush money indictment

Read the full statement by Donald Trump after he was indicted after an investigation into payments made to silence claims of an extramarital sexual encounter.

Former President Donald Trump. (AP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 06:13 AM IST
Bloomberg |

Trump indicted over hush money, prosecutor coordinating 'surrender': Top updates

A New York grand jury voted to indict Trump over hush money payments made to a porn star, making him the first ever former president to face criminal charges.

Former President Donald Trump.(AP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 05:49 AM IST

UK joins trans-Pacific trade pact in biggest post-Brexit deal

Britain is deepening its ties in the Indo-Pacific as its foreign policy framework casts China as an "epoch defining challenge".

Britain's Prime Minister Rishi Sunak. (AFP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 05:42 AM IST
Reuters |

Actor Gwyneth Paltrow found not guilty in Utah ski crash case

The jury sided with Paltrow, ruling that Sanderson was the one at fault, and awarded Paltrow the $1 in symbolic damages that she had asked for in a countersuit.

Paltrow’s trial over a 2016 ski collision began in the Utah ski resort town of Park City,
Published on Mar 31, 2023 04:40 AM IST
Reuters |

Trump indicted over porn star hush money, a first for a US ex-president

Trump has falsely claimed he lost to Biden due to widespread voting fraud and has called the investigation that led to his indictment a "political witch hunt."

Former US President Donald Trump.(AFP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 03:33 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

Finland clears last hurdle to join NATO, flanked by Turkey

Finland and its neighbour Sweden ended decades of military non-alignment and decided to join NATO last May.

Finland never seriously discussed NATO membership until Putin went to war.(Reuters)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 03:07 AM IST
AFP | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

US court sanctions Google in data privacy case: 'Alphabet took too long to…'

The latest ruling said Google failed to comply with a deadline stemming from a court order last year that imposed sanctions on the company.

 Google has said its Chrome browser users consented to the company's data collection.(Reuters)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 02:53 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

Florida passes bill allowing people to carry concealed guns without permit

Florida has given nod to a bill to allow anyone who can legally own a gun in Florida to carry one without a permit.

Protesters gather inside the Tennessee State Capitol to call for an end to gun violence and support stronger gun laws after a deadly shooting at the Covenant School in Nashville, Tennessee, US.(REUTERS)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 02:40 AM IST

At least 6 Russian missiles hit Ukraine's Kharkiv: Regional governor

Russia-Ukraine War: Regional governor Oleh Sinegubov informed about the strikes on Telegram.

Russia-Ukraine war: The strikes took place on late on Thursday night.(AFP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 01:30 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

China slams US debt trap accusation as 'irresponsible'

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said she was concerned by some of China's activities globally, particularly its lending to developing countries.

US treasury secretary Janet Yellen.(Reuters)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 01:16 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

Top UN court rejects Iran's bid to free assets frozen by US authorities

In a 10-5 majority ruling, the International Court of Justice said it did not have jurisdiction to rule on the Iranian claim linked to the central Markazi Bank.

The symbol of the United Nations is displayed outside the Secretariat Building during an emergency meeting of the UN General Assembly.(AP)
Published on Mar 31, 2023 12:51 AM IST
AP |

Biden urges US regulators to restore strict rules on midsize banks

Pointing a finger at Donald Trump, who eased rules for banks, Biden urged regulators to reinstate rules that would not require congressional support.

US President Joe Biden.(AP)
Published on Mar 30, 2023 11:36 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta

Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes offshore central Chile town

An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck offshore central Chile town of Maule on Thursday.

The quake was at a depth of 15 km (9.32 miles), EMSC said.
Published on Mar 30, 2023 11:30 PM IST
Reuters |

US must offer full support to India in case of conflict with China: Report

The 32-page report offers a survey of the history of India-China border dispute, the 2020 standoff, documents China’s systematic violations of past agreements.

A file photo of Indian and Chinese soldiers clashing in eastern Ladakh in June 2020. (ANI)
Updated on Mar 30, 2023 11:10 PM IST

Prince William on Harry, Meghan's Africa trip: 'She's your fourth girl…'

Prince William: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle took their first trip together to Botswana.

Prince Harry: Britain's Prince William and Britain's Prince Harry are seen.(AP)
Published on Mar 30, 2023 10:55 PM IST

Schengen visa procedure to be digitised: What would change?

Schengen Visa: The visas will be issued in digital format- a 2D barcode which is cryptographically signed.

Schengen Visa: Under the proposed new rules, visas will be issued in digital format.(Representational)
Published on Mar 30, 2023 10:43 PM IST
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