Category: World

Amazon to build $5-bn new headquarter that will create 50,000 jobs

New York: It's the prize of a lifetime, a $5 billion investment creating 50,000 well-paid jobs that everyone wants, but…

Hillary slams Trump’s ‘dangerous’ war of words with North Korea

Seoul: Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton slammed President Donald Trump's "dangerous and short-sighted" war of words with North…

Wildfire toll hits 45 in Portugal-Spain but rain brings

Penacova: Overnight rain and calmer winds have helped firefighters tame a spate of deadly wildfires that broke out over the…

Tillerson to speak on US’ India policy tomorrow

Washington: Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will deliver his first policy speech tomorrow on the US' bilateral relationship with India.…

US stock market hits all-time high, Trump happy

Washington: US President Donald Trump today said he is "very happy" to see that the Dow Jones stock market has…

US military says IS ‘capital’ of Raqqa 90 per cent freed

Washington: The US military says the Syrian city of Raqqa is about 90 per cent cleared of Islamic State fighters.…

US judge blocks latest version of Trump travel ban

Washington: A US judge has barred the White House from implementing yet another version of Donald Trump's controversial executive order…

Trump celebrates Diwali in Oval office

Washington: US President Donald Trump celebrated Diwali in Oval Office of the White House along with senior Indian-American members of…

India can help US to keep an eye on Pak: Haley

Washington: India can help the US keep an eye on Pakistan as President Donald Trump has "taken tougher approach to…

US senators reach bipartisan deal on Obamacare

Washington: US senators have announced they had reached a bipartisan deal to continue a program that helps low-income Americans purchase…

Federal court in Hawaii blocks Trump’s latest travel ban

Washington D.C. [U.S.A.]: A federal court in Hawaii on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, a day before…

‘Nuclear war may break out any moment’, says North Korea

United Nations: North Korea on Monday told United Nations that the situation on the Korean peninsula has become critical and…

US strikes kill ‘dozens’ at IS training camps

Aden: The US military has said it killed dozens of Islamic State fighters at the group's training camps in central…

China, India can jointly help solve Rohingya crisis: Chinese daily

BEIJING: India and China can jointly lead efforts to solve the Rohingya crisis by offering humanitarian aid to Myanmar's conflict-ridden…

Journalist who led Panama Papers investigation killed in Malta car bomb

Valletta: A journalist who led the Panama Papers probe into corruption in Malta was killed on Monday in a car…

North Korea propaganda leaflet found lying at South Korea’s presidential complex

Seoul: North Korean propaganda has been found at the South's presidential compound, officials said Monday, with the discovery of leaflets…

Japan poll: Shinzo Abe on course for landslide win

Tokyo: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is on track for a landslide win in Japan's upcoming election, the latest survey suggested…

US, Japan to maximize diplomatic pressure on North Korea

Tokyo: US and Japanese diplomats have agreed to maximize pressure on North Korea to resolve tensions over its nuclear programme,…

800k Rohingya flee to Bangladesh: A look at biggest refugee camps in the world

DHAKA: Bangladesh has announced plans to build a refugee camp that could accommodate around 800,000 Rohingya Muslims pouring over the…

Trump urges Hillary Clinton to run in 2020 presidential polls

Washington: US President Donald Trump has asked former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton to run against him in the 2020…