London, May 8 (IANS) Actress Pamela Anderson met Julian Assange at Belmarsh high-security prison on Tuesday, in his first social visit since he was hauled out of London’s Ecuadorian embassy and arrested in April.
Pratica di Mare (Italy), May 7 (IANS/AKI) Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte said on Tuesday he hoped to meet war-wracked Libya’s eastern military strongman Khalifa Haftar for face-to-face talks aimed at de-escalating the deadly battle for the capital, Tripoli,”very soon”.
Rome, May 7 (IANS/AKI) The United Nations’s cultural organisation on Tuesday hailed the news that prize-winning Reuters investigative journalists Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone were freed by Myanmar after over 500 days behind bars, calling their release “a positive step forward for press freedom”.
Rome, May 7 (IANS/AKI) Italy is spearheading a diplomatic push for a truce leading to a negotiated political settlement in war-torn Libya and has held talks on the crisis over the past month with key players Russia and Egypt, Premier Giuseppe Conte told Libya’s UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj at a meeting here on Tuesday, sources said.
London, May 7 (IANS) The US’ Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has warned Norway that a prominent Arab activist who is living in the country under asylum protection is facing a potential threat from Saudi Arabia, the media reported on Tuesday.
Washington, May 7 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday abruptly cancelled a scheduled trip to Germany “due to pressing issues,” his department said on Tuesday.
Cairo, May 7 (IANS) Egypt’s highest appeals court on Tuesday upheld the death sentence awarded to 13 people on charges of terrorist attacks.
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Amid the controversy over restrictions on the popular mobile game PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG) in Gujarat, a new study has found that about 40 per cent of Indians want a complete ban on cigarettes, marijuana, e-cigarettes, violent video games and online betting.
New York, May 7 : Mukesh and Nita Ambani’s daughter Isha Ambani turned many heads with her breathtaking look at the Met Gala 2019.
New York, May 7 : American actor-singer Nick Jonas and actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas brought a dose of whimsy to the Met Gala 2019 with their appearance as a married couple.