UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson (File Photo/IANS)

Evidence suggests Iran missile shot down plane: Boris Johnson

London: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that there was a “body of information” to suggest an Iranian surface-to-air missile brought down a Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed near Tehran earlier this week. Johnson’s comments on Thursday came the same day his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau said that he had seen evidence that suggested […]

India's Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin (File Photo/IANS)

No takers for Pakistan’s ‘malware’ of lies at UN: India

United Nations: Pakistan’s “malware” of falsehoods against India has found no takers at the UN and it has to heal itself of the malaise of terrorism and subversion, India’s Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin has told the Security Council. Hitting back at Pakistan’s attacks on India at the Council on Thursday, he said, “My simple response […]

Joe Boden (File Photo/IANS)

Trump bringing US close to war with Iran: Joe Biden

New York: Former US Vice President and Democratic front-runner Joe Biden has said that President Donald Trump was bringing the US “dangerously close” to starting a war with Iran. The Democratic presidential candidate said here on Tuesday that Trump’s authorization of killing Iranian commander Qasem Soleimani on January 3, an abrupt move made without consultation with […]