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Pompeo supports Trump’s offer of talks with Iran

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo supports President Donald Trump’s statement that he is willing to sit down for talks with Iranian officials, the State Department said on Tuesday.Reuters reports that State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert told a briefing that Pompeo had said previously that Trump wants …

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Come and get me’, boy pleaded before California fire death

California (Web Desk) A young boy pleaded for rescue before he died along with two others in a California wildfire, an anguished relative recounted Monday, while other shaken survivors told of their flight from a ‘tornado’ of fire.Thousands of firefighters in California made some progress against several large-scale blazes that …

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Pompeo warns against IMF bailout that pays off Chinese lenders

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned on Monday that any potential International Monetary Fund bailout (IMF) for Pakistan’s new government should not provide funds to pay off Chinese lenders.In an interview with CNBC television, Pompeo said the United States looked forward to engagement with the new …

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Roadside bomb hits Afghan bus, killing eight, wounding 40: officials

HERAT (Web Desk) A roadside bomb hit a Kabul-bound passenger bus in western Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least eight people and wounding around 40, mostly women and children, officials said.It was a bomb planted by the Taliban to hit security forces but unfortunately it got a passenger bus,” Farah …

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Pakistani envoy meets US defence secretary

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) Pakistan’s ambassador to the US Ali Jahangir Siddiqui on Monday met with the US Secretary of Defence General James Mattis.Bilateral ties were discussed in the meeting that took place on Pakistan’s request. The Pakistani ambassador visited Pentagon, the headquarters of the US Department of Defense, where among …

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Three dead, seven injured in New Orleans shooting

NEW ORLEANS (Web Desk) Three people were killed and at least seven others were injured in a mass shooting in New Orleans late Saturday night, officials said.Police said two gunmen shot indiscriminately into a crowd at about 10:30pm local time, about three miles from the city’s famed French quarter.Three of …

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Imran “is bound to raise hopes” : Report

NEW YORK (Web Desk) A major American newspaper on Saturday hailed Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf chairman Imran Khan’s victory in the elections, saying that “any degree of (his) success would benefit not only the Pakistanis, but also their neighbours, creditors and the United States”. In its editorial titled ‘A New Batsman for …

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Top US official meets Afghan Taliban in Qatar

WASHINGTON (Web Desk) Taliban officials told several US media outlets on Saturday that they have held face-to-face meetings with American diplomats in Doha last week. The New York Times (NYT), The Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and Voice of America (VOA) reported that Alice Wells, the top US diplomat for South …

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