Category: World

Maryland shooting: 3 killed, 2 wounded

Maryland: A woman opened fire at a drugstore distribution center here on Thursday killing three…

Woman, man caned for affair outside marriage

Banda Aceh: A woman and a man were publicly caned in the Indonesian province of…

1 killed, 4 injured in Pennsylvania shooting

Washington: A person was killed and four others injured in a shooting incident at a…

Free Balochistan Movement to stage protests against Pak, Iranian terror

New York: The Free Balochistan Movement (FBM) will organise a protest demonstration on September 24…

The US has spent $1.5 trillion on war since Sept 11 attacks

KABUL: The collective wars in Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria have cost U.S. taxpayers more than…

Volkswagen won’t confirm claim it will quit Iran

Germany: Car giant Volkswagen declined Thursday to confirm a claim by American ambassador to Germany…

Iran remains leading state sponsor of terrorism: US

Washington: United States counterterrorism officials have said that despite major strides in combating and regaining…

Shinzo Abe re-elected as LDP head, may become Japan’s longest-serving PM

Tokyo: Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was re-elected as the president of the ruling Liberal…

World Bank, Bangladesh sign $50m deal to improve Rohingya healthcare

Dhaka: The Bangladesh government on Thursday signed a $50 million grant financing agreement with the…

Those opposing CPEC will ‘never succeed’: Chinese President to Pak

Xi Jinping, the Chinese President has told Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa that…

International Criminal Court begins inquiry into atrocities against Rohingya Muslims

The Hague: International criminal court (ICC) is going to launch a preliminary investigation into the…

Giving birth at Afghanistan’s ‘baby factory’: 60+ times a day

Khost: The mother was admitted at 9.30am, the birth recorded at 9.35. Women often arrive…

N Korea’s denuclearisation to be completed by 2021: Pompeo

Washington: The process of rapid denuclearisation of North Korea, which will be done by constant…

Korean leaders undertake joint excursion to Mt. Paektu

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday undertook…

Trump visits areas affected by Florence, promises residents aid

Washington: President Donald Trump on Wednesday visited the two states most heavily affected by Hurricane…

UK foreign minister to see centre of Rohingya crisis in Myanmar trip

Yangon: British foreign minister Jeremy Hunt arrived in Myanmar on Wednesday for a busy two-day…

Over 300 mn children not in school: Unicef

United Nations: Over 300 million children globally between the age of five and 17 years…

Philippines typhoon toll hits 81, expected to rise

Manille: The death toll in the Philippines from Typhoon Mangkhut has climbed to 81 and…

US still ready to talk to Iran: official

Washington: US leaders remain ready to negotiate with their Iranian counterparts but Tehran is still…

Poland may not be ready for ‘Fort Trump’: US Army head

Washington: Poland might not yet be ready for a permanent US military base, the head…