Category: World

Venue for second US-N.Korea summit picked: Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump said the location for his second meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has been…

China refutes media reports claiming Beijing poses security threat to Sweden

Stockholm: The Chinese embassy in Stockholm condemned media reports that suggested that Sweden's ties with Beijing posed security threats to…

ASEAN foreign ministers admonish to stop killings of Rohingya Muslims

Thailand: At the end of one day meeting, the foreign ministers of ASEAN have decided to take special steps to…

Trump offers temporary protection for undocumented immigrants in exchange for wall

Washington: US President Donald Trump, who is facing a growing backlash over the partial government shutdown, has shifted course and…

8 UN Peacekeepers killed in northern Mali camp blast

Bamako [Mali]: As many as eight members of United Nations' Peacekeeping Force lost their lives in a deadly attack in…

Death toll mounts to 66 in Central Mexico gas pipeline explosion

Mexico City: The death toll in Friday's gruesome explosion caused due to the breaking of a gasoline pipeline in Tlahuelilpan,…

Amid shutdown, Senate to vote on Trump’s immigration plan next week

Washington: Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Saturday said that he will take up a legislation on Trump's immigration plan…

Suspected car bomb explodes in Northern Ireland

Londonderry: Police on Saturday said that they were investigating a suspected car bombing that took place outside a courthouse in…

Will work for all: Bangladesh PM

Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday said that her government would strive to work for the welfare of…

Democrats reject Trump’s offer for temporary migrant protection

Washington: Democrats rejected United States President Donald Trump's offer to provide temporary protection to migrants. Rejecting the proposal that includes…

Israel’s Netanyahu blasts media, political foes over legal woes

Tel Aviv: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Saturday released a video accusing the media and left-wing opponents of pressuring…

Abracadabra! German executives turn to magic to up their game

Pullach im Isartal: Harold Voit takes out his wallet, extracts a wad of 50-euro bills and gazes at it calmly…

Trump to meet families of Americans killed in Syria

Washington: US President Donald Trump made a suprise announcement Saturday he would be traveling to meet the families of four…

66 killed in Mexico pipeline blast

Mexico City: At least 66 people have been killed and 76 others injured in a devastating oil pipeline explosion in…

Winter storm threatens 115m people in US

Washington: A second wave of winter storms was expected to bring heavy snow, strong winds and frigid temperatures across parts…

BSF refutes claims of pushing Rohingyas into Bangladesh

Agartala: The Border Security Force (BSF) has strongly refuted claims by Bangladeshi border guards' "unfounded allegation that the BSF have…

Japan Faces New Risks As Population Shrinks

Tokyo: Japan faces unforeseen risks in guiding economic policy as its population of about 126 million ages and declines, the…

Maldives’s debt to China creates difficulties for Solih

Amsterdam [Netherlands]:The Maldives incurred huge debts under the regime of former president Abdulla Yameen, which has created difficulties for President…

Mexico: 21 killed in gas pipeline explosion

Mexico: As many as 21 people were killed in central Mexico after a broken gasoline pipeline exploded in Tlahuelilpan, a…

Sikhs community feed thousands US govt employees amid shutdown

SAN ANTONIO: In a unique gesture, the Sikh community in Texas has offered free meals to fellow thousands of American…