Category: World

North Korea fires ballistic missile into Japanese waters

Seoul: North Korea on Wednesday fired a ballistic missile that landed into the Sea of Japan, the media reported citing…

Trump wins political fight over consumer protection agency

Washington: A Washington court today backed President Donald Trump's choice to run a key consumer watchdog, ending a two-day standoff…

Haley lauds Ivanka for promoting entrepreneurs

Washington: US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley today applauded Ivanka Trump, US President Donald Trump's daughter and his…

Irish Deputy PM resigns, saves government

London [United Kingdom]: Ireland's deputy prime minister Frances Fitzgerald has resigned, avoiding a potential collapse in government and new elections.…

Secret talks between Israel and 12 Arab and Muslim Countries

World: Danny Danon, Israel’s ambassador to United Nations had revealed on Monday that he is in ‘quiet’ talks with 12…

Israeli MPs back law linked to Netanyahu probe

Jerusalem: Israel's parliament today approved at a first reading a bill that opponents of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu say is…

Aung Suu Kyi stripped of Oxford honour over her response to repression of Rohingya Muslims

London: Myanmar`s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the honour granting her the Freedom of…

US Sikh group supports Panthic Front in SGPC polls

Washington: A group of Sikh Americans today announced their support to the Panthic Front led by Sukhdev Singh Bhaur for…

Trump, Senate GOP scramble to change tax plan to gain votes

Washington: President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans scrambled today to make changes to a Republican tax bill in an effort…

Pope Francis to meet Aung Suu Kyi; stand on Rohingya Muslims is the key to watch

Pope Francis has arrived in Myanmar to meet with the civilian leader, Aung San Suu Kyi. Francis will address Suu…

Swedish politician kicked out for saying ‘Muslims aren’t 100 percent humans’

World: Martin Strid, a Swedish democrat, spewed venom on Muslims exposing his anti-Islam attitude. The comments were made while addressing…

Trump cracks ‘Pocahontas’ joke at rival; White House sees no racial slur

Washington: US President Donald Trump dubbed a Democratic rival "Pocahontas" on Monday, during an event designed to honour Native American…

Rohingya crisis reporters go missing; rights groups blame Myanmar military

Nay Pyi Taw: Reporters working inside Myanmar's Rakhine state to document the Rohingya crisis have gone missing, raising fears that…

Obama congratulates Prince Harry, Meghan Markle

Washington: Former United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday congratulated Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement. Obama tweeted:…

Extremists will not be allowed to distort the image of Islam: Saudi Crown Prince

Riyadh: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman said that extremists will not be allowed to tarnish the identity of Islam…

No US sanctions trial for Turkish-Iran mogul Zarrab

New York: Turkish-Iranian gold mogul Reza Zarrab will not stand trial in New York for allegedly defying sanctions on Iran,…

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle are officially ENGAGED!

New Delhi: Another royal wedding looms as England's Prince Harry and American television actress Meghan Markle have announced they are…

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi to visit China

Beijing [China]: China will host Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi even as global criticism continues to mount against…

UK Minister announces more fiscal support for Bangladesh, Rohingyas

Dhaka [Bangladesh]: The United Kingdom's International Development Secretary, Penny Mordaunt, pledged the support of her government to stranded Rohingya refugees…

Obama congratulates Prince Harry, Meghan Markle

Washington: Former United States President Barack Obama on Tuesday congratulated Prince Harry and Meghan Markle on their engagement. Obama tweeted:…