The death toll from a jihadist attack on the convoy of the regional Governor in northeast Nigeria has risen to 30, security sources said Saturday. Sou Source: thehindu.com
Federal authorities said on Tuesday that they have arrested two former officials of the Federal Emergency Management Authority and the former president of a major disaster relief contractor, accusing them of bribery and fraud in the efforts to restore electricity to Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The U.S. Attorney’s Office in Puerto […]
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday granted a request by President Donald Trump’s administration to fully enforce a new rule that would curtail asylum applications by immigrants at the U.S.-Mexico border, a key element of his hardline immigration policies. The court said the rule, which requires most immigrants who want asylum to first seek safe […]
Mazood Azhar’s designation demonstrates global commitment to rooting out terrorism in Pakistan: U.S.
The designation of Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist by the UN demonstrates the international commitment to rooting out terrorism in Pakistan and bringing security and stability to South Asia, the White House said on May 1. The UN sanctions committee on the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda on May 1 announced […]