Category: World

We are eating the world to death: World Wildlife Fund report

World Wildlife Fund (WWF) released a report which charges humanity with clearing out 60% of animal species since 1970 through…

Search on for crashed Indonesian plane, 24 bags of body parts retrieved

Jakarta: Indonesian authorities on Tuesday continued the search to locate the Lion Air plane that crashed in the Java Sea…

California: Indian techie couple falls to death in park

New York: An Indian couple, who had gushed in a travel blog about how much they loved "daredevilry" or standing…

Synagogue shooting declared hate crime

Washington: The investigative officers probing into the synagogue shooting incident in American city Pittsburgh have declared the incident as the…

Indonesia: Unmarried couple publicly whipped for flirting

Banda Aceh: An unmarried couple was publicly whipped for dating and violating Islamic laws. According to sources a woman and…

US to send 5,000 troops to Mexican border to stop migrants

Washington: The United States will send an additional 5,000 active duty troops to the southern border to aid in ongoing…

US tax cut fails to boost investment, jobs: Survey

Washington: A massive corporate tax cut passed by the US Congress last year has done little to boost investment and…

Trump talks with Bolsonaro; to work closely on trade, security

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Monday said that he had an "excellent" telephone conversation with Brazilian President-elect Jair Bolsonaro,…

Lion slashes girl’s face, video footage goes viral

Moscow: A circus lion pounced on a four-year-old girl, ripping its claws into her face, during a show in southern…

Trump blames media for ‘division and hatred’ in US

Washington: US President Donald Trump blamed the media once again Monday for "division and hatred" in the country as Americans…

Gun violence sends 75,000 US youths to emergency rooms in 9 yrs: study

Washington: Some 75,000 youths under the age of 18 were sent to US emergency rooms due to gun violence from…

Thousands of US troops head for southern border

Washington: The Pentagon is deploying 5,200 active-duty troops to beef up security along the US-Mexico border, officials announced Monday, in…

Traffic saved Indonesian man from doomed Lion Air flight

Jakarta: An Indonesian man has described how Jakarta's notorious traffic inadvertently saved his life on Monday after he arrived too…

Khaleda Zia gets 7-year jail in graft case

Dhaka: Former Bangladeshi Prime Minister and Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief Khaleda Zia was on Monday sentenced to seven-year jail…

Northern Ireland: Persons in “Ku Klux Klan” costumes seen outside Islamic Center, photos go viral

Ireland: Northern Ireland Police is investigating the incident wherein a group of persons was seen in "Ku Klux Klan" costumes.…

Chinese envoy to EU calls for seizing opportunities in bilateral ties

Brussels: The comprehensive strategic partnership between China and the European Union has yielded significant fruits, said Chinese envoy to the…

China hopes Imran Khan’s visit deepens ties

Beijing: China on Monday hoped that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's visit to the country later this week will deepen…

Colombo shooting: Police nab Arjuna Ranatunga

Colombo: Sri Lanka's petroleum minister Arjuna Ranatunga has been arrested on account of his alleged role in a shooting incident…

Won’t seek re-election as German Chancellor: Angela Merkel

Berlin: German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday announced that she would not seek re-election when her term expires in 2021.…

Woman caned in public under Sharia law for being in close proximity to her boyfriend in Indonesia

The 21-year-old was beaten along with her boyfriend before the spectators for being caught in 'close proximity' to each other.…