Category: World

6.4 magnitude earthquake jolts Anatahan region

Anatahan: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale struck near the Anatahan region of the Northern Marian Islands on…

US researchers 3D print prototype for ‘bionic eye’

New York: Researchers have, for the first time, fully 3D printed an image sensing array on a hemisphere, which is…

Bangladeshi scribe hacked to death at her residence

Pabna: A 32-year-old Bangladeshi journalist, Suborna, was on Tuesday hacked to death by unknown assailants at her home in Pabna…

Nepal fits in India’s neighbourhood first policy: Envoy

Kathmandu: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Nepal, Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri on Wednesday said…

Yemen conflict: UN experts say all sides responsible for war crimes

United Nations: UN human rights experts in a report on Yemen conflict, alleged that Yemeni government forces, the Saudi-led coalition…

9-Year-Old Kills Himself In First Week Of School, after being bullied for being gay

Jamel Myles, a nine-year-old boy in Colorado, US, has committed suicide on the first week of school after being bullied…

Taliban destroys key bridge in Afghanistan

Kabul: Taliban militants blasted a key bridge in Afghanistan's Uruzgan province early on Wednesday, an official said. "The Taliban insurgents…

Hurricane Maria death toll raised to 2,975

San Juan [Puerto Rico]: In the wake of new researches regarding the death tolls in Hurricane Maria, the Puerto Rican…

Swaraj holds bilateral talks with Cambodian counterpart

Phnom Penh [Cambodia]: External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday held bilateral talks with the Cambodian Minister of Foreign…

Chinese given the right to larger families but parents no longer interested

BEIJING: China's moves to combat an aging population by relaxing decades-old curbs on family size have hit an unexpected snag:…

TV woman journalists murdered at her home

Dhaka: A woman journalist working with a private news channel was hacked to death at her home by a sharp…

Woman’s body found in suitcase, University Professor arrested

Hong Kong: A University of Hong Kong professor has been arrested on suspicion of killing his wife after police found…

Man may face 13 years of jail after allegedly setting up dinner dates with women, not paying the bills

Paul Guadalupe Gonzales accused of being the “Dine-and-Dash Dater” in Los Angeles was charged by the Los Angeles County prosecutors…

Rohingya genocide: Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Freedom of Edinburgh award

London: Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of Freedom of Edinburgh award for her criminal silence over Rohingya Muslim…

Trump meets FIFA President to discuss FIFA 2026

Washington: United States president Donald Trump on Tuesday met with International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) president Gianni Infantino at…

Myanmar rejects UN probe findings of Rohingya ‘genocide’

Yangon: Myanmar rejected Wednesday the findings of a UN probe alleging genocide by its military against the Rohingya, in a…

Malaysia Islamic court postpones caning of women for lesbian sex

Kuala Lumpur: A Malaysian Islamic court postponed the caning Tuesday of two women convicted of lesbian sex as activists hoped…

Donald Trump insists Mexico will pay for border wall

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Tuesday insisted that Mexico will pay for the border wall he wants to build…

US toughens stance as N. Korea talks stumble

Washington: With US-South Korean military drills back on the table and the cancelation of a top-level summit in Pyongyang, Washington…

Trump praises John McCain after dodging questions about him

Washington: The United States President Donald Trump on Monday issued a statement about the late lawmaker John McCain after dodging…