Category: World

Fired-up Obama attacks Trump and Republicans

Chicago: Barack Obama assailed US Republicans Friday for failing to keep President Donald Trump in check, in a forceful return…

Myanmar rejects ICC decision over Rohingya crisis

Myanmar: Myanmar on Friday "resolutely" rejected a ruling by the International Criminal Court empowering the tribunal to probe alleged crimes…

Air India aircraft lands on under construction runway

New Delhi: An Air India plane mistakenly landed at a non-operational and under construction runway at the Male Velana International…

Morocco says over 50,000 migrant crossings to Europe foiled

Rabat: Moroccan authorities have so far this year foiled 54,000 bids by illegal migrants to cross to Europe, the official…

Kim urges Trump to resume denuclearisation talks in ‘goodwill manner’

Seoul: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has asked United States President Donald Trump to restart the talks on denuclearisation in…

China signs MOUs with 37 African countries, AU on B&R

Beijing: China has signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with 37 African countries and the African Union (AU) on jointly developing…

Boris Johnson and wife announce divorce

London: Former British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and his wife Marina Wheeler have announced to set part their ways after…

Salisbury attack: France, Germany, USA, Canada back UK’s findings

Washington: The leaders of France, Germany, Unites States of America (USA) and Canada expressed "full confidence" in United Kingdom's assessment…

Hand dryers spread 5X more germs than paper towels: Research

According to the latest finding germ counts around jet air dryers were many times higher than they were in the…

Iran to hand over Chabahar Port to India within 1 month

New Delhi: Iran will hand over Chabahar Port">Chabahar Port to India for operation and maintenance purposes within a month, Iranian…

China’s Xi to attend Eastern Economic Forum in Russia

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the fourth Eastern Economic Forum in Russia next week, BeijingĀ“s Ministry of Foreign…

US facing ‘genuine constitutional crisis’: John Kerry

Washington: Amid the turmoil in the Donald Trump administration since the revelations in Bob Woodward's book, followed by a berating…

British Airways investigating theft of customer data

London: British Airways has stated that it is investigating the theft of data of its customers from the website and…

British Airways hacked with details of 380,000 bank cards stolen

London: British Airways said that the personal and financial details of customers making bookings between August 21 and September 5…

34 arrested in Philippines for sitting through national anthem

Manila: Police in the Philippines have arrested 34 people for not standing while the national anthem was being played at…

Toll from Japan quake rises to 16 as hopes fade for survivors

Tokyo: Japanese rescue workers with bulldozers and sniffer dogs scrabbled through the mud Thursday to find survivors from a landslide…

Xi to attend Russia summit, North Korea’s Kim invited

Beijing: Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a regional summit in Russia next week, officials said Friday -- a gathering…

UK says Putin ‘ultimately’ responsible for spy poisoning

London: British Security Minister Ben Wallace said Thursday that Russian President Vladimir Putin had "ultimate" responsibility for a nerve agent…

Melania Trump says op-ed author ‘sabotaging’ country

Washington: First Lady Melania Trump on Thursday accused the author of an anonymous attack on her husband in the op-ed…

Indonesian district bans men and women from dining together

Banda Aceh: A district in Indonesia's deeply Islamic Aceh province has banned men and women from dining together unless they…