Category: World

Canada: Saudi teen Rahaf enjoys a glass of red wine, bacon in her new home

Toronto: Ms. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun the 18-year-old Saudi teenager who dropped her last name ‘al-Qunun’ after learning her family disowned…

Shooting at Houston kills 1, probe initiated

Houston: A 66-year-old woman was shot dead while a 31-year-old person is grimly injured in a shooting at the parking…

Australia: Muslim woman’s hijab ripped off; video goes viral

Melbourne: A young Muslim Australian woman suffered cuts and bruises when she intervened to save a woman and her child…

Australia:Arrest made in Israeli student’s killing

Melbourne: Law enforcement officials arrested a man on Friday in connection with the killing of an Israeli student who was…

Migrants coming to US are from ‘many countries’, says Trump

Washington [USA]: Reiterating his demand for building a wall along United States' southern border with Mexico, President Donald Trump on…

Kidnapped Canadian national found dead in Burkina Faso

Ottawa: A Canadian citizen, who was abducted in the landlocked West African country of Burkina Faso two days ago, has…

Russia: 2 Sukhoi Su-34 fighter jets collide mid-air

Moscow: Two Sukhoi Su-34 fighter-bomber jets collided mid-air in Russia's Far East on Friday. "Two Su-34 aircraft flying from the…

Japan launches Epsilon-4 rocket with 7 satellites

Kagoshima: Japan on Friday successfully launched the Epsilon-4 rocket carrying seven satellites from the Uchinoura Space Center in Kagoshima. The…

Death toll climbs to 21 in Bogota terrorist attack

Bogota : The death toll in Thursday's gruesome car bomb explosion at the police academy in Bogota has climbed to…

Trump cancels US delegation to Davos forum due to shutdown

Washington: US President Donald Trump has cancelled his delegations trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, due to the…

China asks its police to prevent ‘coloured revolutions’

Beijing: The Chinese police must remain alert to any uprisings and defend the political stability of the country, the country's…

UK’s Prince Philip ‘shocked and shaken’ after car crash

LONDON: Queen Elizabeth II's 97-year-old husband Prince Philip emerged "shocked and shaken" but unhurt from a car crash that flipped…

Duterte’s drug war ‘example to the world’: Sirisena

Manila: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has praised his Philippines counterpart Rodrigo Dutertes brutal war on drugs, which has taken…

Donald Trump announces space-based anti-missile defence system

Washington: Declaring that "space is a new war-fighting domain", President Donald Trump has announced an ambitious plan to develop a…

Man jumped from 11th floor of a Cruise ship for video, banned from Royal Caribbean for life

Nikolay Naydev, 27, in Washington has jumped from the 11th floor of a cruise ship into the water last week,…

Data Breach: Besides FB, 773 million unique email IDs leaked

San Francisco: In what could be the biggest data breach in recent years, a whopping 773 million unique email IDs…

Taiwan holds military drills amid rising tensions

Taipei: Taiwan held military drills on Thursday near Taichung amid growing tensions with Beijing. The island held its first live-fire…

Senior Republican Senator blasts Trump-Pelosi ‘sophomoric’ exchange

Washington: Senior Republican Senator Lindsey Graham slammed US President Donald Trump and Speaker Nancy Pelosi's "sophomoric" back and forth, which…

Babies wanted: Nordic countries crying out for kids

Osla: The Nordic countries were long a bastion of strong fertility rates, but that is no longer the case on…

IMF warns of economic hit from extended government shutdown

Washington: While it is too soon to gauge the economic damage from the US government shutdown, the longer it continues…