Category: World

Turkey arrests dozens suspected militants

Istanbul : Turkish police on Wednesday arrested 31 suspected militants, as a part of an investigation into the Kurdistan Workers'…

Nepal votes for new National Assembly

Kathmandu : Nepal on Wednesday voted in huge numbers to elect new representatives to the Upper House, as people from…

China expanding its network on Indian Ocean bases

Beijing : China, in recent times, has been expanding its network to the military bases in the Indian Ocean, in…

Benjamin Netanyahu reveals plan to beat Islamism

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu disclosed his plans to defeat Islamism. During an interview at the American Enterprise Institute conference,…

US may lift aid suspension if Pak acts against terror: Sullivan

Washington: The US may consider lifting its suspension of aid to Pakistan if Islamabad takes "decisive" and "sustained" actions against…

Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake

Taipei: A hotel on the east coast of Taiwan has collapsed after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake, the national fire agency said,…

Rohingya crisis can incite religious conflict in South Asia: UN

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Monday said the possible "acts of genocide and ethnic cleansing"…

Daesh Lanlord: Terror charge dropped against man on trial over Paris attacks

Paris: Prosecutors sought a four-year jail term today for a man who hired out his apartment to two Islamic State…

Maldivian crisis: Opposition calls for release of ex-President, CJ

Male [Maldives]: The opposition on Tuesday demanded the immediate release of former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom, Maldivian Chief Justice Abdulla…

SpaceX successfully launches world’s most powerful rocket

Florida [USA]: Business tycoon Elon Musk's SpaceX has created history by successfully launching the Falcon Heavy rocket, the most powerful…

British court quashes WikiLeaks founder’s bid to cancel arrest warrant

London [UK]: A British court on Tuesday rejected WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's legal attempt to cancel his UK arrest warrant,…

US stocks close with solid gains after volatile session, Dow

New York: Wall Street stocks finished with solid gains today after a rollercoaster session, winning back a good portion of…

Rescuers scour toppled buildings after Taiwan quake

Hualien (Taiwan): Rescue workers in the Taiwanese city of Hualien searched for survivors in buildings left tilting on their foundations…

Strong earthquake rattles east coast of Taiwan

Beijing: A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck today near the coast of Taiwan, and people may be trapped inside a building. The…

Trump prefers government shutdown in absence of DACA wall deal

Washington: US President Donald Trump today preferred a government shut down in the absence of an immigration deal with the…

White House says Trump has asked for military parade

Washington: US President Donald Trump has asked for a military parade to showcase American muscle and underscore his role as…

US Air Force chief discussed ways to deepen ties with IAF: US

New Delhi: US Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L Goldfein discussed with top military brass here ways to…

Quake hits Taiwan: 30 trapped in collapsed hotel

Hualien [Taiwan]: At least 30 people were trapped in a hotel that collapsed after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake hit northeast of…

Did US First Lady Melania refuse to hold Trump’s hand again? Video goes viral

Washington: Did US First Lady Melania Trump refuse to hold Donald Trump’s hand once again? This controversy triggered after a…

‘Troubled’ by Maldives crisis, US urges Yameen to respect rule

Washington: The US today said it was "troubled" and "disappointed" by reports of declaration of state of emergency in Maldives…