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US presses for Americans’ release in direct talks with Iran

US presses for Americans’ release in direct talks with Iran

world April 28, 2017 at 5:08 pm 0 comments

Washington: US diplomats used a meeting with their Iranian counterparts to press the release of Americans being detained in Iran, the Trump administration said Thursday. It is the first public acknowledgment of direct US-Iranian discussions since President Donald Trump took office. State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the talks occurredRead More

EU foreign ministers seek way out of stalemate with Turkey

EU foreign ministers seek way out of stalemate with Turkey

Breaking news, Latest headlines, world April 28, 2017 at 5:07 pm 0 comments

Brussels: European Union foreign ministers were seeking a way out of a stalemate on membership talks with Turkey on Friday, as ties between the two have sunk to their lowest level in years. EU ministers also will meet with their Turkish counterpart in Valletta, Malta, for the first high-level meetingRead More

Woman shot, 6 arrested in counter-terror operation in UK

world April 28, 2017 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

London, Apr 28 British police today said that officers had shot at a woman at a London address, arrested six others as part of counter-terrorism operations and averted an active terror plot. An operation across London and Kent, south-east England, was not linked with the arrest of a 27-year-old manRead More

Stop interfering in Hong Kong, Macao, focus on China-EU relations: Beijing

world April 28, 2017 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

Beijing: China has urged the European Union (EU) to stop interfering in Hong Kong and Macao affairs after the European Commission and European External Action Service issued their 2016 reports on the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the Macao SAR. “We urge the EU to halt interference inRead More

Erdogan says Turkey may open new page with Trump administration

world April 28, 2017 at 5:06 pm 0 comments

Istanbul: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday expressed confidence he would be able to open a “new page” in troubled relations with Washington at a meeting next month with his counterpart Donald Trump. The summit between Erdogan and Trump in the United States in mid-May will be their firstRead More

Venezuela to quit OAS regional bloc: Govt

Venezuela to quit OAS regional bloc: Govt

world April 27, 2017 at 5:41 pm 0 comments

Caracas, April 27 Venezuela has said it was quitting the Organisation of American States in anger at pressure from the bloc over the government’s handling of a violent political crisis. Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez on Wednesday said the government would launch a two-year process to pull out of the Washington-basedRead More

Teen pleads guilty to plotting attack on Buckingham Palace

world April 27, 2017 at 5:39 pm 0 comments

London, April 27 A 19-year-old Islamic State terrorist group inspired suspect on Thursday admitted to plotting attacks on the iconic Buckingham Palace and an Elton John concert on the anniversary of 9/11, among other potential London targets. Haroon Syed, who was in court, pleaded guilty at the Old Bailey courtRead More

US will not immediately exit NAFTA, Trump tells Canada, Mexico

US will not immediately exit NAFTA, Trump tells Canada, Mexico

world April 27, 2017 at 5:38 pm 0 comments

Washington: President Donald Trump on Wednesday told the leaders of NAFTA partners Canada and Mexico that the United States will not immediately move to exit the regional free trade agreement. The announcement followed US media reports that Trump was considering giving formal notice of pulling the United States out ofRead More

Post-Brexit UK won’t have same rights as EU members: Merkel

Post-Brexit UK won’t have same rights as EU members: Merkel

world April 27, 2017 at 5:37 pm 0 comments

Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel told Britain on Thursday not to have any “illusions” that it would have the same rights as an EU member after it leaves the bloc. “A third-party state will not have the same rights or even superior rights to a member state,” Merkel said aheadRead More

‘Islamist’ attack on France’s Reunion island wounds 2 police

world April 27, 2017 at 5:36 pm 0 comments

Saint-denis de la Reunion: A suspected Islamist radical shot and wounded two policemen on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion as they tried to arrest him on Thursday, authorities said. The attack comes a week after a French policeman was shot and killed and two others wounded on theRead More