World Gold Council: Against the background of international instability gold demand increases by 42%

World Gold Council: Against the background of international instability gold demand increases by 42%

London: The Gold demand has increased against the backdrop of the trade war declared by US President Donald Trump against China, sanctions imposed on various countries in view of the Iran nuclear deal and the uncertainty created because of this. The World Gold Council which keeps track of the Gold transactions and trade at the […]

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Saudi confirms that journalist Khashoggi died in the Saudi consulate

Saudi confirms that journalist Khashoggi died in the Saudi consulate

Riyadh/Istanbul/Washington: Saudi Arabia has accepted that leading Saudi journalist and column writer in the US media, Jamal Khashoggi died in the Saudi embassy in Turkey. Khashoggi had a physical fight with the investigating Saudi officials, while he was interrogated at the Saudi embassy in Turkey, says the statement published by Saudi Arabia. Although President Trump […]

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Germany agrees Iran should never acquire nukes but supports the nuclear deal, German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Germany agrees Iran should never acquire nukes but supports the nuclear deal, German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Jerusalem/Washington: German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is on a visit to Israel, announced that Germany agrees with the Israeli stand of not allowing Iran to acquire nuclear weapons at any cost. At the same time, Germany also announced opposition to the Iranian ballistic missile program. But Merkel expressed support for the Iran nuclear deal saying […]

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France changes its stance against Iran, alleges Iranian hand in Paris terror attacks

France changes its stance against Iran, alleges Iranian hand in Paris terror attacks

Paris: There seems to be a major turnaround in France’s position which had earlier opposed the United States for withdrawing from the Iran nuclear deal. French Defence Minister Florence Parly criticised that the Iranian ballistic missile program is a threat to the Gulf countries. At the same time, France has detained an Iranian intelligence agent […]

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Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates demand change of government in Iran

Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates demand change of government in Iran

New York: ‘The Iranian government’s stand has not changed despite strong external pressures. If we want a change, we have to create pressure over the regime from within Iran. Iran will not change unless the government is changed,’ warned Adel al-Jubeir, the Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs. United Arab Emirates (UAE) also has come out […]

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Trade war escalates as Trump announces 10% tax on Chinese imports of $ 200 billion, China warns of retaliation

Trade war escalates as Trump announces 10% tax on Chinese imports of $ 200 billion, China warns of retaliation

Washington/Beijing: As China has still not acceded to the United States’ urge for fair and reciprocal treatment in trade, US President Donald Trump announced imposition of 10% tax on Chinese imports worth $ 200 billion. At the same time, President Trump has warned that if China retaliated against this tax, another $ 267 billion worth […]

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Japan adopts aggressive changes in defence policy to counter Chinese threat

Japan adopts aggressive changes in defence policy to counter Chinese threat

Tokyo: Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced that the defensive posture taken by Japan since the Second World War, 70 years ago, will be changed. The Japanese Prime Minister warned that Japan cannot afford to continue with its defensive stance in view of the rising threat from China and North Korea in East Asia. A […]

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Iran deploys ballistic missiles in Iraq to target Israel and Saudi

Iran deploys ballistic missiles in Iraq to target Israel and Saudi

Washington/Tehran: Iranian missiles in the ‘Zelzal’, ‘Fateh-110’ and ‘Zolfaqar’ class capable of hitting targets in the range of 200 to 700 kilometres have reached Iraq. An international news agency has claimed that with the deployment of these missiles, capable of hitting targets in Israel and Saudi Arabia, Iran intends to issue a warning to its […]

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The Persian Gulf and Strait of Hormuz under Iranian control, warns Iranian navy chief

The Persian Gulf and Strait of Hormuz under Iranian control, warns Iranian navy chief

Tehran: Iran has declared complete control over the Persian Gulf and the Strait of Hormuz, the passage for about a third of the entire crude movement in the world. The Iranian navy chief threatened the United States, United Kingdom and France, that the presence of the foreign warships will not be tolerated in the region. […]

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