Category: World

Islamic nations seek global pressure on Myanmar over Rohingya

Dhaka: Islamic foreign ministers on Sunday launched a campaign to mobilise international support for action against Myanmar over the Rohingya…

S Lankan President pitches for corruption-free government

Colombo: Pitching for a corruption-free government, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena promised to completely eradicate bribery and corruption from state…

Trump’s ‘deal of century’: 4 neighbourhoods of East Jerusalem to be given to Palestine

Washington: Though Trump administration has not made public the ‘deal of the century’ for resolving Palestine issue, however, Israel sources…

China calls for innovation in Asian Development Bank

Beijing : China called for innovation and inclusive development of the Asian Development Bank in the Asia-Pacific region. While addressing…

Trump terms London hospital a ‘war zone from knife attacks’

Washington: United States President Donald Trump on Friday called an unnamed hospital in London a "war zone", adding the hospital…

Bangladesh PM appeals OIC to stand beside Rohingyas

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina requested the Muslim countries under the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to stoutly stand…

Trump says China ‘spoiled’ by trade wins over US

Washington: China is "very spoiled" by trade wins over America, US President Donald Trump said late Friday, as a top…

Brazil Fire: 26-storey Sao Paulo building collapses

Sao Paulo [Brazil]: A 26-storey building has collapsed after a huge fire engulfed and destroyed it in the Brazilian city…

Trump-Kim meet: SIPRI director predicts possible deal over denuclearization

Seoul: A historic face-to-face sit down between the U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un could possibly…

Former US President George HW Bush discharged from hospital

Washington D.C. [USA]: Former United States President George H.W. Bush has been discharged from Houston Methodist Hospital, his spokesperson Jim…

NSA tripled metadata collection in 2017

Washington [United States] (ANI): In its latest transparency report, the United States' National Security Agency (NSA) has revealed that it…

Trump’s lawyer touts ‘release’ of 3 US hostages soon

Washington D.C. [USA]: United States President Donald Trump's lawyer and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani on Saturday pointed…

Kansas shooting accused sentenced to life

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): A Kansas man who fatally shot an Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a racially…

US scolds China over “Orwellian” Airline demands

WASHINGTON: The United States on Saturday scolded China for attempting to impose "political correctness" on American carriers by asking them…

SpaceX Dragon, only Cargo Ship made to return to Earth intact, heads back

TAMPA, US: SpaceX's unmanned Dragon cargo ship left the International Space Station Saturday carrying 4,000 pounds (1,800 kilograms) of gear…

“Shameful”: Anger in France over Donald Trump comments on Paris attacks

PARIS, FRANCE: France on Saturday condemned remarks by US President Donald Trump about the 2015 attacks in Paris and called…

UK Royals release pictures of newborn Prince Louis

LONDON: Britain's royal family on Sunday released two pictures of its newest arrival, Prince Louis, taken by his mother Kate…

Explosion kills 15 in Afghanistan

Kabul:At least 15 people were killed and dozens more injured on Sunday after an explosion ripped through a mosque in…

Iraq sentences 19 Russian women for joining IS

Baghdad [Iraq]: An Iraq court has sentenced 19 women from Russia to life imprisonment after they were found "joining and…

Trump terms London hospital a ‘war zone from knife attacks’

Washington D.C. [USA], May 6 (ANI): United States President Donald Trump on Friday called an unnamed hospital in London a…