This comes amid ongoing tensions between New Delhi and Islamabad, which escalated after the 14 February Pulwama terrorist attack which killed at least 40 Indian security personnel. The attack, which a Pakistan-based terror outfit claimed responsibility for, was followed by a 26 February Indian airstrike on an alleged terrorist site in Pakistan.
The author of the book denies accusations of perpetuating anti-Islamic views and says that "being afraid of militant Islam is hardly a neurosis".
Bad weather has forced seven French Navy fighter planes that participated in military drills to make emergency landings in Indonesia on Sunday, according to AP.
There is typically an element of controversy around the annual Eurovision Song Contest, with this year’s focus being on the host country itself, amid calls for a cultural boycott of Israel over its policies towards Palestinians.
The Russian Centre for Reconciliation in Syria reported on Sunday that militants had violated the ceasefire regime in Idlib de-escalation zone 13 times in one day, injuring 3 Syrian servicemen.
PewDiePie shared his take on Eurovision 2019, with the Netherlands winning the song contest following a dramatic vote count. Felix's home country, Sweden, won the jury's vote, but came short of making it into top-5 due to the results of the popular vote.
MILAN (Sputnik) - Europe has no reason to be hostile toward Moscow, and the normalisation of relations between European countries and Russia is in the interest of both sides, Marine Le Pen, a French politician and the leader of the National Rally party, told Sputnik.
Famous ex-MMA fighter Conor McGregor denies that he slept with Terri Murray during a prestigious horse race, claiming that it was in fact his friend who slept with the young woman.