Category: World

Zimbabwe in ‘total internet shutdown’ amid violent anti-fuel hike protests

Harare: Thousands of Zimbabwean citizens were unable to access the internet on Friday after the government had ordered the nation's…

Trump to make ‘major announcement’ on shutdown, border security

Washington: US President Donald Trump said that he will be making a "major announcement" on the partial government shutdown and…

5.6 magnitude quake jolts Peru

Lima [Peru]: An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter Scale rattled Peru on Friday. The quake struck 169 km north…

Haven’t received requests to launch criminal probe into Khashoggi’s murder: UN

New York: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday said that the world body has not received requests from other…

Pompeo’s wife criticised for travelling during shutdown

Washington: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's wife Susan has been criticised for embarking on an eight-day trip with her…

Trump, Kim to meet anew in month after N.Korean visits White House

Washington: President Donald Trump will meet for the second time with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un around the end…

Canadian woman missing in west Africa believed to be alive: PM

Montreal: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday that a Canadian woman reported missing along with her Italian partner in Burkina…

Canada PM renews calls for Saudi blogger’s release

Ottawa: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau renewed calls for the release of Saudi blogger Raif Badawi after meeting his wife on…

Saudis cut, Russians hiked output ahead of pact: IEA

Paris: Saudi Arabia demonstrated its resolve to lift oil prices by slashing output ahead of the entry into force of…

Journalist shot dead in Ghana, President Akufo-Addo calls for justice

Madina [Ghana], Jan 18 (ANI): Ahmed Hussein-Suale, a journalist in Ghana who had exposed corruption in football here, was shot…

Jamal Khashoggi would have been alive if Israel din’t sell tech to Saudi Arabia: Snowden

Had Israel refused to sell its dangerous technology to Saudi Arabia, slain Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi would have still remained…

Russia slams US for allegations of defence tech sale to N Korea

Beijing: Russia slammed the United States on Friday for levelling allegations against Kremlin of selling missile and air defence technology…

Islamophobia: UK Muslims now facing ‘Job discrimination’ besides hate crimes

London: After several religious hate crimes over Islamophobia reported from across the globe mainly Europe and America, the Muslim minority…

France to remain ‘military engaged’ in Middle East: Macron

Paris [France]: Noting the recent attack by the Islamic State (ISIS) in northern Syria that claimed 16 lives, French President…

Taiwan holds military drills amid rising tensions

Taipei [Taiwan]: Taiwan held military drills on Thursday near Taichung amid growing tensions with Beijing. The island held its first…

Canada: Saudi teen Rahaf enjoys a glass of red wine, bacon in her new home

Toronto: Ms. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun the 18-year-old Saudi teenager who dropped her last name ‘al-Qunun’ after learning her family disowned…

Shooting at Houston kills 1, probe initiated

Houston: A 66-year-old woman was shot dead while a 31-year-old person is grimly injured in a shooting at the parking…

Australia: Muslim woman’s hijab ripped off; video goes viral

Melbourne: A young Muslim Australian woman suffered cuts and bruises when she intervened to save a woman and her child…

Australia:Arrest made in Israeli student’s killing

Melbourne: Law enforcement officials arrested a man on Friday in connection with the killing of an Israeli student who was…

Migrants coming to US are from ‘many countries’, says Trump

Washington [USA]: Reiterating his demand for building a wall along United States' southern border with Mexico, President Donald Trump on…