Category: World

US backtracks on decision to close Palestinian office in DC

Washington: The Trump administration backtracked today on its decision to order the Palestinians' office in Washington to close, instead saying…

Eiffel Tower goes dark to commemorate victims of Egypt mosque attack

Paris : The iconic Eiffel Tower switched off its lights on Friday to pay tribute to the lives lost in…

Embarrassment for Trump as TIME magazine declines ‘Person of the Year’ claim

Washington D.C.: United States President Donald Trump claimed that he denied being named Time's 'Person of the Year' after the…

Egypt mosque attack: US dubbed it as an ‘act of evil’

WASHINGTON: The United States has condemned the Egypt mosque attack that claimed over 200 lives and wounded scores of worshippers…

Egypt: Three days of mourning after terrorist attack

Cairo: Egypt has declared three days of national mourning in the wake of the terrorist attack that took place on…

Trump calls Sisi, says can’t tolerate ‘barbaric terrorist’

Washington: US President Donald Trump today said the international community cannot tolerate "barbaric terrorist" groups as he called his Egyptian…

I declined Time’s ‘Person of the Year’: Trump

Washington D.C. [United States]: United States President Donald Trump claimed that he denied being named Time's 'Person of the Year'…

Trump Erdogan discuss Syria in phone call

Washington: US President Donald Trump today called his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the the two leaders discussed implementing…

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…