Category: World

Philippines : 19 dead, more than 25 injured in bus accident

Manila: Nineteen persons were killed in southern Philippines when a bus ran off a highway and plunged into a ravine.…

UK parliamentary committee summons FB Chief Mark Zuckerberg

London: Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg was today summoned before a UK parliamentary committee amid a growing row over data breaches…

Another blast strikes Austin, injures 1 man

Austin (Texas) [United States]: At least one man was injured on Tuesday night, in yet another reported package explosion in…

China to assist Myanmar to build new bridge

Yangon: China and Myanmar on Tuesday signed a letter for implementing the new Kunlong Bridge Project aided by Beijing in…

US Senate sides with Trump to provide military support to Saudi Arabia

Washington D.C. [United States]: The United States Senate on Tuesday sided with President Donald Trump and rejected an effort to…

Trump plans to meet Putin, congratulates him

Washington: US President Donald Trump said here on Tuesday that he plans to meet his just re-elected Russian counterpart Vladimir…

3 injured in shooting at Maryland high school in US

Maryland: At least three people were injured in a shooting at the Great Mills High School in United States' Maryland…

Saudi Crown Prince arrives in US

Washington: Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrived in the US on Tuesday on a state visit. The Crown…

USA: Anti-H1B visa placards have come up in metro stations ahead H1B filling season

Washington: Anti-H1B posters have come up in local metro stations and commuter trains in San Francisco and California, ahead of…

Palestinian Prez Mahmud labels US ambassador to Isreal as ‘Son of Dog’

Jerusalem: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas labeled the US ambassador to Israel David Friedman a "son of a dog" Tuesday during…

Russia blocks UN’s meeting to discuss human rights situation in Syria

Taking a step forward to discuss the ongoing Syrian crisis, Russia being one of the largest supporters of Syrian President…

President Xi vows to build strong China

Beijing [China]: Chinese President Xi Jinping has vowed to build a strong China, while saying that the country was ready…

Islamophobia: Muslim in Canada face high rates of discrimination

Washington: According to a recent study, Islamophobia, defined as prejudice and hostility toward Muslims, exists in Canada. In the University…

Life on earth in danger? NASA mulls to build huge nuclear spacecraft to blow up asteroid

London: Preparing itself to deal with a potential asteroid impact, NASA has drawn up plans to build a huge nuclear…

Democrat leader ‘suggests’ use of violence against Trump

Washington: A Democrat lawmaker is facing backlash after he allegedly said that "Americans should grab weapons and oppose US President…

Donald Trump yet to congratulate Vladimir Putin

Washington: United States President Donald Trump is yet to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin following his landslide victory in the…

Trump considers reshuffling his legal team

Washington: United States President Donald Trump's legal team was poised for a shake-up on Monday, as he openly discussed firing…

US, China flex muscles at G20 meeting

Bueno Aires: The United States and China -- whose differences are fueling fears of a trade war -- are flexing…

Putin says will engage with West after record vote win

Moscow: Vladimir Putin today said he would address disputes with the West after an election that saw him return to…

Fired FBI chief Comey’s book soars to top of Amazon lists

Washington: Former FBI director James Comey's forthcoming book has shot to the top of Amazon's rankings, helped by President Donald…