Indonesian plane with 62 people on board suspected to have crashed into sea

Indonesian plane with 62 people on board suspected to have crashed into sea

Jakarta: An Indonesian budget airline plane with 62 people on board is suspected to have crashed into the sea shortly after the Boeing 737 took off from Jakarta airport on Saturday, authorities said. Flight tracking data showed the Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 plunged into a steep dive about four minutes after it left Soekarno-Hatta international […]

US House Democrats to introduce Impeachment legislation against Trump on Monday

US House Democrats to introduce Impeachment legislation against Trump on Monday

Washington: Democrats in the US House of Representatives will introduce legislation on Monday urging the impeachment of President Donald Trump, Representative Ted Lieu said on Saturday. In a tweet, Lieu, who was an active participant in the December 2019 House impeachment of Trump that ultimately failed in the Senate, said there were now 180 co-sponsors […]

Football legend Diego Maradona no more

Football legend Diego Maradona no more

Football legend Diego Maradona died after a cardiac arrest. He was 60. The Argentinian football legend had a heart attack at his home just two weeks after leaving hospital where he underwent surgery on a blot clot in his brain. Maradona, regarded as one of the greatest footballers of all time, helped Argentina win the World […]

Biden could announce Cabinet picks as soon as next week

Biden could announce Cabinet picks as soon as next week

President-elect Joe Biden is moving quickly to fill out his administration and could name top leaders for his Cabinet as early as next week. Biden told reporters on Thursday that he’s already decided on who will lead the Treasury Department. That pick, along with his nominee for secretary of state, may be announced before Thanksgiving, […]

Joe Biden wins US presidency race

Joe Biden wins US presidency race

Democrat Joe Biden captured the US presidency on Saturday, several major television networks said, as voters narrowly rebuffed Republican incumbent Donald Trump’s tumultuous leadership and embraced Biden’s promise to fight the coronavirus pandemic and fix the economy in a divided nation. When the former vice president enters the White House on Jan. 20, the oldest […]

Pakistan to remain in ‘grey’ list of FATF till February 2021 following failure to take action against Maulana Masood Azhar

Pakistan to remain in ‘grey’ list of FATF till February 2021 following failure to take action against Maulana Masood Azhar

NEW DELHI: Pakistan will remain in FATF’s ‘grey’ list till February 2021 as it has failed to fulfill six key obligations of the global money laundering and terrorist financing watchdog that include failure to take action against two of India’s most wanted terrorists- and Hafiz Saeed, officials said on Friday. The virtual plenary of the […]