Category: World

Paris circus personnel kill escaped tiger: police

Paris: A tiger which escaped today from a circus in Paris has been "neutralised" by circus personnel and is now…

Oxford Circus: London police denies evidence of firing

London [UK]: The Metropolitan Police has denied any evidence of shots being fired at London's Oxford Street. "We have not…

Swedish Academy that awards Nobel literature prize shaken by sex scandal

The Swedish Academy, which awards the Nobel Literature Prize, has been rattled by a sex scandal as several members, their…

‘Players are the Boss!’: Trump taunts NFL commissioner

Washington DC [USA]: United States President Donald Trump has again taunted the NFL Commissioner for 'losing control' of the players,…

Hafiz Saeed must be arrested, charged, US tells Pakistan

Washington DC [USA]: The United States on Friday called on Pakistan to ensure Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed was arrested…

Bomb blast, gun attack in Egypt mosque kill at least 155: State media

CAIRO: Gunmen attacked a packed mosque in Egypt’s restive North Sinai province on Friday and set off a bomb, killing…

Man hunts for Muslims with knife in London, jailed

London: Twenty-four-year old Mickey Sage, who hunted for Muslims with a 10-inch knife, and claimed to become “a martyr for…

Bangladesh, Myanmar agree to start Rohingya return in 60 days

Human rights monitors accused Myanmar's military of atrocities against the minority population during its clearance operations Nay Pyi Taw: Bangladesh…

Zimbabwe’s Mugabe granted immunity from prosecution

Harare [Zimbabwe]: Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe and his wife, Grace Mugabe, have been granted immunity from prosecution. An agreement…

Flynn cuts ties with Trump, indicating cooperation with Mueller

Washington: United States President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn's lawyers have told the President's legal team that…

Trump talks about ‘invisible’ fighter jets like ‘on the movies’

Palm Beach (Florida): United States President Donald Trump while talking to Coast Guard service members on Thanksgiving spoke about the…

Trump vows to repeal, replace Obamacare ‘disaster’

Washington: Attacking the ObamaCare, United States President Donald Trump has vowed to repeal and replace it after the Republican tax…

Russia to reduce Syria presence by year’s end: military

Sochi (Russia): Russia's military plans to reduce its involvement in Syria this year as it is nearing the completion of…

Sudan’s president visits Russia, asks for protection from US

Moscow: Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir said on a visit to Russia today that his country needs protection from the US…

Russia says Mladic verdict ‘one sided’

Moscow: Russia today denounced the life term slapped on Bosnian Serb wartime military chief Ratko Mladic for genocide as biased,…

Trump tells troops ‘We’re winning’ against foes

Palm Beach (US): President Donald Trump thanked US troops for their service today, assuring them "we're really winning" against America's…

Ex-White House adviser Flynn moves to cooperate with probe: NYT

Washington: Former White House national security adviser Michael Flynn is moving to cooperate with a special prosecutor probing possible collusion…

NY provides exceptional security for Thanksgiving Day parade

New York: New York's traditional Thanksgiving Day parade got under way today with huge crowds lining city streets from Central…

China’s Okay Airways orders five Boeing Dreamliners

Beijing: Boeing and China's first privately owned airline, Okay Airways, have finalised a USD 1.4-billion order for five Dreamliner jets,…

Ruling party assured Mugabe he wouldn’t face prosecution

Harare: Zimbabwe's ruling party assured Robert Mugabe that he wouldn't be prosecuted if he resigned, a party official said today,…