Category: World

Pope Francis calls for civilian protection in Syria

Vatican: Calling on the international community to ensure the safety of civilians in Syria, Pope Francis on Sunday said, "The…

10 people including children shot in California

Ten people including children were shot at an apartment complex in San Bernardino, with three people in serious condition. This…

Erdogan says Washington is behaving like ‘wild wolves’; pledges to ditch dollar

Ankara: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that his country will pursue non-dollar transactions in trade and investment…

Riots in Jail, Hundreds of inmates escaped

Tripoli: As many as 400 prison inmates escaped on Sunday following the riot between rival militias in Tripoli according to…

European states should pay the cost to benefit from nuclear deal: Jawad Zarif

Dubai: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Saturday that European countries should take action and be willing to…

4 missing in US boat collision

Los Angeles: Four persons have gone missing and nine others have been injured after two boats collided on the Colorado…

Myanmar Court sentences 2 journalists for investigating Rohingya killings

Myanmar: Two Reuters journalists who have investigated Rohingya killings have been sentenced to 7 years of jail on Monday after…

Two Malaysian women caned under Islamic law for lesbian sex

Kuala Terengganu, Malaysia: Two Malaysian women were caned Monday for having lesbian sex in violation of strict Islamic laws, despite…

Is loss-making Fortis on the mend?

Singapore: KPMG Corporate Finance, the Independent Financial Adviser (IFA) to the independent directors of RHT Health Trust (RHT, SGX:RF1U), recently…

20 years old contestant to wear hijab in Miss England finals

Sara Iftekhar, a 20-year-old Muslim woman is set to become the first to wear a hijab in the Miss England…

6 dead in Somalia car bombing

Mogadishu: At least six people died while 15 others were left injured in a car bombing incident in Somalia's capital,…

McCain buried at US Naval Academy

Annapolis: Late United States Senator, John McCain was on Sunday laid to rest in a private ceremony at the US…

Suspension of security aid to Pak announced in Jan: Pentagon

Washington D. C. [USA]: The Pentagon's has issued a clarification over its decision to cut security assistance worth 300 million…

S. Korea team to fly North to discuss summit details

Seoul: A high-level South Korean delegation will fly to North Korea this week to discuss arrangements for an inter-Korean summit…

5 killed in China floods

Beijing: At least five people were killed and 16 others missing after floods lashed China's Yunnan province on Sunday, authorities…

India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka skip inauguration of China-funded bridge in Male

New Delhi: India-Maldives relations are not passing through the best of times. According to sources, India did not send its…

Pope Francis calls for negotiations, civilian protection in Syria

Vatican City: Pope Francis on Sunday called on the international community to ensure the safety of civilians in Syria's Idlib…

3 killed, 14 injured in Somalia blast

Mogadishu (Somalia): Three soldiers were killed and 14 persons injured after a suicide bomber attacked a government office here on…

US cancels $300 mn aid to Pakistan over terror groups

Washington: The US military has announced that it was cancelling $300 million in aid to Pakistan over what it calls…

India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka skip China-funded bridge in Male

New Delhi: India-Maldives relations are not passing through the best of times. According to sources, India did not send its…