British, EU negotiators reach agreement on terms of Brexit deal

Khabarindiaonline:   British and EU negotiators have reached an agreement on the terms of a Brexit deal on a “technical level”. The Press Association news agency citing a government source reported in London today that the draft will be examined by the British cabinet on Wednesday. Ireland’s public broadcaster RTE cited two government sources said a […]

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Financial inclusion has become a reality for 1.3 billion Indians, says PM at Fintech Festival in Singapore

Khabarindiaonline:   Financial inclusion has become a reality for 1.3 billion Indians, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Wednesday as he pitched India as a favourite investment destination at the Fintech Festival in Singapore. Speaking at the world’s largest event on financial technology, PM Modi said technology has transformed governance and delivery of public services in India […]

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Vice President Venkaiah Naidu represents India at centenary of WW-1 Armistice

Khabarindiaonline:   Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, who is on a three-day visit to Paris, represented India at the Armistice of World War I centenary commemoration. Armistice Day marks the 100 years since the end of World War One on 11 November 1918. Around 70 leaders including US President Donald Trump, Russian President Vladimir Putin and […]

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Somalia: Death toll rises to 53 in string of explosions in Mogadishu

Khabarindiaonline:   In Somalia, the death toll in a string of explosions in capital Mogadishu has risen to 53, with over 100 injured. Armed militants had, on Friday, exploded four car bombs outside a hotel in the capital and stormed the building. After the three explosions in front of the hotel, a fourth blast hit as […]

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US: Democratic Party regain control of House of Representatives; Republican Party to retain its majority in Senate

Khabarindiaonline:   The opposition Democratic Party is projected to regain control of the House of Representatives while the ruling Republican Party is all set to retain its majority in the Senate in the critical midterm elections held yesterday. According to projections made by major US media outlets, Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi is expected to be re-elected as […]

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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena convenes Parliament on Nov 14

Khabarindiaonline:   Sri Lankan PresidentMaithripala Sirisena has issued a gazette for convening Parliament on the 14thof this month, two days before schedule. The President had, earlier, proroguedParliament till 16th November after swearing in Mahinda Rajapaksa as the newPrime Minister. However, the ousted PM Ranil Wickremsinghe maintained that hehas majority in the House and demanded an early […]

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US-led coalition strikes kill 14 civilians in east Syria

Khabarindiaonline:   At least 14 civilians were killed on Saturday in US-led coalition air strikes on the Islamic State group’s last holdout in eastern Syria. The death toll is likely to rise due to the number of seriously wounded.Strikes on the area intensified following an attempted jihadist attack on a coalition base in the nearby village […]

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Pittsburgh synagogue shooting suspect indicted on 44 counts

Khabarindiaonline:   In the United States, the suspect in the recent Pittsburgh synagogue massacre has been indicted by a federal grand jury on 44 counts, including hate crimes and murder. 46-year old Robert Bowers, who killed 11 people at the Tree of Life Synagogue, faces a possible death sentence, or life without parole. Announcing the indictment, […]

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US says lifting of ban on Hafiz Saeed-led institutions runs counter to Pakistan’s commitment to the Financial Action Task Force

Khabarindiaonline:   The United States has said, the recent removal of the ban on Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF) runs counter to Pakistan’s commitment to the Financial Action Task Force. A State Department spokesperson told news agency PTI that the move would jeopardise the country’s ability to meet its commitments to fight terrorism […]

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