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  • UN chief condemns suicide attack on Sikhs & Hindus in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad

    United Nations chief Antonio Guterres has strongly condemned the suicide attack in Afghanistan’s Jalalabad city that killed 19 people, mostly Sikhs and Hindus. The UN chief said in a statement issued by his spokesperson that any attack targeting civilians is unjustifiable and in clear violation of international law. The UN Secretary-General expressed his condolences to […]

    US: Trump administration misses deadline on H4 visa notification

    The Trump administration has failed to meet its deadline for the second time this year to issue a notification with regard to its decision on terminating work authorisation of H4 visa users, who are spouses of H-1B visa holders. The Department of Homeland Security had informed a US court in March that it was working […]

    Afghanistan says New Delhi and Kabul must stand together to free the two countries from terrorism

    Afghan envoy to New Delhi Shaida Abdali has said that India and Afghanistan must stand together to free the two countries from terrorism. Speaking in New Delhi on Monday, Abdali condemned the terror attack in Jalalabad in which several people, including a number of Sikhs, were killed. In a clear reference to Pakistan, Abdali said […]

    Thailand: All 12 boys & their soccer coach found alive after missing for 9 days

    In Thailand, all 12 boys and their soccer coach have been confirmed alive after going missing in a flooded cave network in northern province. They entered the cave in Chiang Rai province on June 23rd and were believed to have become trapped after heavy rains caused floods that blocked the exit. The round-the-clock search and […]

    Incessant rain claims 7 lives in Nepal, more than 1200 Kailash Mansarovar pilgrims stranded

    In Nepal, incessant rain has claimed 7 lives and affected normal life in many parts of the country. Three people including a woman and her infant daughter died in a landslide in Rolpa district this morning. Four persons lost their lives in Parsa, Sindhuli, Banke and Kailali districts due to heavy downpour. Incessant rain has […]

    Pompeo to travel to Pyongyang

    US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who last week abruptly announced the postponing of the July 6 2+2 dialogue with India, will be travelling to Pyongyang this week. During a week-long trip beginning on July 5 from Pyongyang, as part of his continued consultations with North Korea on the denuclearisation issue, the top diplomat will […]

    9th meeting of EPG on Indo-Nepal relations concludes in Kathmandu

    The ninth and final meeting of Eminent Persons Group (EPG) on India-Nepal relations concluded in Kathmandu Saturday evening. The Representatives from Nepal and India deliberated up on various bilateral issues including 1950 Peace and Friendship treaty, trade, transit and border during the two day meeting. Indian side was represented by Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Jayant Prasad, […]

    India strongly condemns terror attack in Afghan city of Jalalabad

    India has strongly condemned the terror attack on a convoy in Afghanistan that left 20 people dead and an equal number injured in the city of Jalalabad last evening. Ten members of the Afghan Sikh Community, including Avtar Singh Khalsa, were among those who lost their lives. Singh was a long time leader of Sikh […]

    Saudi king agrees to raise oil production, says US President

    US President Donald Trump has said that Saudi Arabia King Salman has agreed to his request to increase oil production up to two million barrels a day. President Trump tweeted that he spoke to King Salman and explained to him that, because of the turmoil and disfunction in Iran and Venezuela he has asked that […]

    Thousands to protest over migrant policy in US

    In the United States, hundreds of thousands of people are expected to join nationwide protests today over the Trump administration’s strict migrant policy. More than 630 events are planned across the US calling for the reunification of children and parents who were separated at the border. Some 2,000 children remain separated from their parents, despite […]