Saturday , June 22 2024


Tehran plays down reported Israeli attacks

20-04-2024 TEHRAN/ JERUSALEM: Explosions echoed over an Iranian city on Friday in what sources described as an Israeli attack, but Tehran played down the incident and indicated it had no plans for retaliation – a response that appeared gauged towards averting region-wide war. The limited scale of the attack and …

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G7 identified “specific steps” to help Ukraine: Kuleba

20-04-2024 CAPRI: Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven (G7) major democracies have identified “specific steps” needed to help Ukraine fight Russia, Kyiv’s foreign minister said on Friday, warning Europe would be engulfed by war if Russia triumphed. “We identified specific steps which Western partners will make to help Ukraine,” …

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UK, China, Egypt and Tukey call for de-escalation

20-04-2024 LONDON/ BEIJING/ CAIRO: Countries around the globe have been calling on both Iran and Israel to show restraint after this latest strike, amid fears the conflict could escalate across the region. UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak avoids commenting on reports of an Israeli attack on Iran, saying it “wouldn’t …

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US again warns Israel against Rafah offensive

20-04-2024 WASHINGTON/ JERUSALEM: US officials have again raised concerns with their Israeli counterparts about Israel’s plans for military operations in the southern Gaza city of Rafah. The White House said representatives of Israel’s prime minister had agreed “to take these concerns into account”. The US has repeatedly urged Israel not …

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42 nominations filed in Telangana on first day

Hyderabad, April 19 2024: A total of 42 nominations were filed on the first day in Telangana for next month’s Lok Sabha elections. The election process was set in motion on Thursday with the Election Commission of India issuing notification for the polling in all 17 Lok Sabha constituencies scheduled …

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