Category: World

Israeli PM meets Bolsonaro in Brazil

Rio de Janeiro: Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu here on Friday agreed to establish a…

Seven children killed in Mexico City house fire

Mexico City: Seven children died in a pre-dawn fire on Friday in Iztapalapa, a populous town within Mexico City's greater…

UNGA adopts Russian resolution on international information security

Moscow: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on December 5, adopted a Russian resolution on international information security (IIS) titled…

Vienna: Monks assaulted in Church, look out for culprits underway

Vienna: Five monks were assaulted in a Church here, out of which one is reported to be critical. The monks…

Security beefed up before Bangladesh polls on Sunday

Dhaka: As Bangladesh prepares to go for polling on December 30 to elect a new Parliament in the country, armed…

US to cut off financial aid to El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala

Washington: The United States will be cutting off the financial aid to Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala. US President Donald…

7.2 magnitude earthquake jolts southern Philippines

Manilla: An earthquake measuring 7.2 magnitudes on the Richter scale struck the southern Philippines island of Mindanao on Saturday. Tremors…

Trump says build US-Mexico wall or he’ll seal border

Washington: President Donald Trump threatened Friday to seal off the US-Mexico border "entirely" if Congress does not approve billions of…

Netanyahu hails ‘new era’ with Brazil

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hailed what he said would be a "new era" in ties…

Trump brags US troops on military pay raise

Baghdad: US President Donald Trump, who was on his maiden visit to Iraq, met military troops stationed in Baghdad and…

Oceans of garbage prompt war on plastics

Paris: Faced with images of turtles smothered by plastic bags, beaches carpeted with garbage and islands of trash floating in…

Over 40,000 evacuated in Indonesia over fresh tsunami fear

Jakarta: A massive evacuation was ordered from the coast along Indonesia's western Sunda Strait on Friday after the warning of…

US fingerprints all over Yemen carnage: New York Times

New York: The New York Times on Wednesday stated America‚Äôs fingerprints are all over the war in Yemen. The newspaper…

Indian-origin police officer shot dead in California

New York: An Indian-origin police officer was shot and killed by an unidentified man during a traffic stop in the…

6.1-magnitude quake strikes Indonesia

Jakarta: An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale rocked Indonesia's Papua Barat province on Friday, officials said. There was,…

Congo: Protests held over delay in presidential elections

Goma: A massive agitation took place between the anti-riot police and protesters in the three cities of Democratic Republic of…

MQM rejects allegations against Altaf Hussain

London: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Coordination Committee has slammed Pakistan's federal information Minister Fawwad Chaudhry for levelling "false and baseless"…

Rescue boat set to arrive in Spain with more than 300 migrants

SAN ROQUE, Spain: A Spanish charity rescue boat is due to arrive in a southern Spanish port Friday (Dec 28)…

Senate fails to reach budget accord, partial US govt shutdown to continue

Washington: The US Senate on Thursday failed to reach an agreement to fully reopen the federal government, about 25 per…

Trump’s surprise troop visit sparks criticism in Iraq

Baghdad: President Donald Trump's lightning Christmas visit with US troops in Iraq has triggered questions and criticism in a country…