• Iain Dale: Dame Tessa Jowell Instrumental For 2012 London Olympics
Iain Dale: Dame Tessa Jowell Instrumental For 2012 London Olympics

Dame Tessa Jowell proudly holding her Dame Commander insignia. Jowell, who was diagnosed with a brain tumor previous year, used her position in the House of Lords to campaign for better access to experimental treatment and delivered a memorable speech that moved her fellow peers to tears.

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  • Iran would remain part of deal: Rouhani
Iran would remain part of deal: Rouhani

In remarks carried by state television, he said the USA withdrawal from the accord is a violation of morals. In spite of his threats, Zarif reportedly met with representatives from the remaining signatory countries- France, England, Germany, Russia and China- the following day in an attempt to bypass the US.

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  • Chidambaram case Congress' Nawaz Sharif moment: Sitharaman
Chidambaram case Congress' Nawaz Sharif moment: Sitharaman

Taking a dig at the BJP leader, Chidambaram tweeted , "Nirmala Sitharaman has been removed from the post of Defence Minister and appointed as an attorney at the Income Tax department ". Sitharaman had also asked if Rahul Gandhi would investigate the issue involving his party's senior leader. BJP chief Amit Shah wondered whether this was the...

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  • Kovind becomes second president to visit Siachen
Kovind becomes second president to visit Siachen

After arriving at the base camp, President Kovind laid a wreath at the Siachen War Memorial in memory of the fearless soldiers who sacrificed their lives in service of the country. "This makes President Kovind the first President to travel to Siachen in 14 years", the handout said. He said, their determination and dedication is worthy of the ...

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  • Bolton: European countries could be sanctioned
Bolton: European countries could be sanctioned

CNN host Jake Tapper asked Bolton about President Donald Trump's decision for the United States to leave the deal and what role sanctions will now play. "He makes the decisions, and the advice I give him is between us". "You can't say honestly that Iran didn't violate the the deal because we don't have adequate inspections".

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  • Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal
Iran foreign minister sets off on tour to save nuclear deal

The European sides of the JCPOA have not had good interaction with Iran and trust on them is failure to take lessons from past experiences. Zarif began the tour on President Hassan Rouhani's order to sound out Europe and other parties to the JCPOA about the possibility of keeping the deal in place.

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  • Pakistan played a role in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Nawaz Sharif
Pakistan played a role in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks: Nawaz Sharif

In an exclusive interview to news agency ANI , he said, "It is true that terrorists are trained in Pakistan, a solution to this problem is that India should invade PoK and make it a part of the country". Afghanistan's narrative is being accepted, but ours is not. "We must look into it", he said. On 26 November 2008, 10 armed Lashkar-e-Taiba t...

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"Trump says America is 'rockin" at IN rally

Trump known as his relationship with North Korean chief Kim Jong Un "good", then added, "however you bear in mind all people within the pretend information once they mentioned he's going to get us right into a nuclear conflict". "I work for Hoosiers, and that will never change". But, it has also been a big week for the president, with three Ame...

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  • Ceremony to Honor Law Enforcement Set for Thursday
Ceremony to Honor Law Enforcement Set for Thursday

National Police Week takes place this year Sunday, May 13 until Saturday May 19. The most recent officer honored, Sgt. Joseph Cox, 48, a 19-year sheriff's department veteran, died February 12, 2017. Providing a means for individuals, businesses, and communities to express their appreciation for law enforcement officers. Memorial services in Ala...

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  • Battle for Playoff Berth Intensifies as Mumbai Take on Rajasthan
Battle for Playoff Berth Intensifies as Mumbai Take on Rajasthan

Today's game holds special importance as the winning side gets a chance to eliminate the rival from the play-offs. The young wicketkeeper-batsman was at his brutal best against Kolkata Knight Riders in their previous game, where he smashed 62 off just 21 balls as it set up a massive 102-run victory.

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  • Bayern Crowned, Hoffeinheim Grab UCL Ticket; Osimhen's Wolfsburg Face Play-Offs, Hamburg Relegated
Bayern Crowned, Hoffeinheim Grab UCL Ticket; Osimhen's Wolfsburg Face Play-Offs, Hamburg Relegated

Most fans reacted with anger to the disturbances, chanting " We are the people of Hamburg and you're not!" and "Get them out!" Wolfsburg's 4-1 thrashing of Koln meant that Hamburg, who were previously the only side never to be relegated out of the Bundesliga , were demoted down to the second-tier for the first time in 55-years, meaning the fa...

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  • Seven found dead with gunshot wounds on west Australia property
Seven found dead with gunshot wounds on west Australia property

They also reiterated they were not looking for other suspects. " Police are now responding to what I can only describe as a horrific incident", said Western Australia state Police Commissioner Chris Dawson. Speaking to media for the first time since the tragedy, Mr Cockman said he wasn't angry at his father-in-law for the deaths of his chi...

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  • Four killed, several injured after militants attack Afghanistan finance office
Four killed, several injured after militants attack Afghanistan finance office

Militants have staged several attacks across Afghanistan this year. No one had claimed responsibility for the attack at the time of filing this report. Their Operation Al Khandaq will target USA forces and "their intelligence agents" as well as their "internal supporters", a Taliban statement said on April 25.

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  • Woman mistaken for child lifter beaten to death in Tamil Nadu village
Woman mistaken for child lifter beaten to death in Tamil Nadu village

The mob assumed the family were child-snatchers due to a recent hoax spread in the area. She along with her relatives - Venkatesan, 52, S Mohnakumar, 33, Chandrasekheran, 34, and auto driver R Gajendran - were on their way to visit Muthumariamman temple in Tiruvannamalai.

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  • Entire nation grateful to nursing community: President
Entire nation grateful to nursing community: President

Moreover, as I would have indicated in last year's Nurses' Day address, our current cadre of nurses, which numbers approximately 330, also have a big responsibility to serve as positive role models for our young men and women who may be seriously considering a career in nursing.

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  • Pakistan blocks U.S. diplomat from leaving country
Pakistan blocks U.S. diplomat from leaving country

The officials spoke on condition of anonymity as they were not authorised to brief reporters. A senior Pakistani Intelligence official later told The New York Times that Hall was questioned by police in Islamabad . Washington later suspended its security assistance to Pakistan. US-Pakistani relations have deteriorated significantly since the...

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  • Exit polls predict a tight race
Exit polls predict a tight race

Congress MLA from Raja Rajeshwari Nagar assembly constituency, Muni Rathna, has been named as an accused in the FIR registered by the Jalahalli police in connection with the seizure of thousands of voter ID cards and counterfoils at a flat.

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  • Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu says Iran 'crossed a red line' with rocket strike
Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu says Iran 'crossed a red line' with rocket strike

The United States slammed the Iranian missile strike Thursday, adding the U.S. "strongly supports" Israel's efforts to defend itself. On Tuesday, a Syrian report claimed that Israel struck a military base south of Damascus that Iranian forces used.

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  • White House Condemns Iran Rocket Attack, Supports Israel Defense
White House Condemns Iran Rocket Attack, Supports Israel Defense

It came after Mr Netanyahu had backed president Donald Trump's decision on Tuesday to pull the U.S. out of the Iran nuclear pact. In a separate statement, the Israeli army claimed its fighter jets had struck some 50 military targets associated with Iran's Quds Force inside Syrian territory.

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  • White House Press Secretary on Iranian Aggression Against Saudi Arabia and Israel
White House Press Secretary on Iranian Aggression Against Saudi Arabia and Israel

Foad Izadi, of the world affairs department at the University of Tehran, said Iran was not in Syria to fight Israel-however often the Israelis may say otherwise. At the same time, the government said it has tasked the president of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran with "taking all necessary steps in preparation for Iran to pursue industria...

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