Modi witnesses temple foundation stone laying in UAE

Dubai : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday witnessed via video-conferencing the foundation stone laying ceremony of a temple in the UAE while attending a community event here. According to Indian External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, Modi witnessed laying of the foundation stone for the Bochasanwasi Shri Akshar Purushottam Swaminarayan Sanstha (BAPS) temple on […]

Iran calls fresh US sanctions illegal, hostile

Tehran, Jan 13 : The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Saturday criticised the fresh sanctions imposed by the US by calling them illegal and hostile, and warned that they would receive a serious reaction by the Islamic republic. According to a statement, this measure crosses all limits of behaviour acceptable in the international community and […]

Khamenei blames US, Israel for inciting Iran protests

Tehran, Jan 9 : Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday blamed “foreigners”, including the US and Israel, for inciting unrest in a number of Iranian cities, the semi-official ISNA news agency reported. Over the past week, protests erupted in a number of Iranian cities against the government’s economic policies. At least 20 people were […]