Venezuela’s opposition yesterday vowed no let-up in its bid to remove leftist President Nicolas Maduro from power even as more protesters were shot dead in an increasingly violent political crisis.
The Bombay High Court yesterday granted bail to Sadhvi Pragya Singh Thakur, one of the key accused in the 2008 Malegaon bomb blast case, nearly nine years after her arrest.
Gangster Chhota Rajan was jailed for seven years yesterday for passport fraud, the first prison term handed to the don who had evaded capture for more than 20 years.
Ivanka Trump, making her overseas debut as the US “First Daughter” at a women’s summit in Berlin, drew groans and laughter yesterday as she defended her father’s attitude towards women.
Spanish police have arrested four men with alleged links to suspects held in Belgium over their involvement in the Brussels airport and metro attacks last year, officials said.
Finance Minister Philip Hammond avoided a potentially embarrassing slip-up before June’s parliamentary election as he hit his budget deficit target for the 2016-17 financial year, but his fiscal challenge is likely to get harder.
Despite her runaway lead in opinion polls, Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday said she would fight for every vote in an election she hopes will strengthen her in Brexit talks with the EU and help her prevent the break-up of the United Kingdom.