Category: World

‘No basis’ to ground Boeing 737 Max 8: US Aviation Regulator

Washington: The United States Aviation Regulator, Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) on Tuesday said that there is "no basis" to ground…

Pentagon begins developing missiles after exiting INF Treaty with Russia

Washington: The United States has begun work on new missiles following the decision to suspend the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty…

Australia’s Cardinal Pell gets 6 years prison for sexual assault

Melbourne: Former Vatican treasurer Cardinal Pell, convicted of sexually assaulting choirboys in the late 1990s, was sentenced to six years…

UK Parliament rejects May’s Brexit deal again

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal was rejected again by MPs in the second meaningful vote in the…

Electricity almost fully restored in Venezuela: Minister

Caracas: Venezuela's Communications Minister Jorge Rodriguez has said that electricity has been "fully restored" nationwide after a massive blackout starting…

US envoy slams China for Muslim camps; call them ‘horrific’

Taipei: Describing China's internment of an estimated 1 million Muslims as a "horrific situation”, Sam Brownback, US ambassador for international…

Palestinian who attempted knife attack shot dead by Israeli soldiers: army

Ramallah: A Palestinian who ran at Israeli troops with a knife in the flashpoint city of Hebron in the occupied…

UN Environment calls for rethink as resource use skyrockets

Nairobi: Resource extraction has more than tripled since 1970, including a five-fold increase in the use of non-metallic minerals and…

China, US discuss key issues of the trade agreement

Beijing: China and the United States discussed key issues related to the trade agreement between the nations over a phone…

The USA will withdraw remaining personnel from the embassy in Venezuela: Pompeo

Washington: The United States will be withdrawing its remaining personnel from its embassy in Venezuela this week, according to US…

May secures legally binding changes for Brexit agreement: Minister

London: With a little over two weeks to go for Brexit, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has managed to secure…

Twelve dead in Brazil floods

Sao Paulo:Floods caused by torrential rain in and around Brazil's financial hub Sao Paulo killed 12 people and hurt six…

‘Tim Apple’ was on purpose, it saved time: Donald Trump

Washington: US President Donald Trump after getting widely teased for calling Apple CEO Tim Cook "Tim Apple", came up with…

Pompeo asks India to join boycott of Venezuelan oil

New York: The US, which has launched an all-out diplomatic and economic campaign against the Nicolas Maduro government of Venezuela,…

Singapore to suspend operations of all Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes

Singapore: Singapore has decided to suspend operations of all Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft following the Ethiopian Airlines and Thai…

Gokhale, Pompeo discuss ‘urgency’ of Pakistan acting against terrorist groups

New York: In the first high-level face-to-face India-US meeting after the Pulwama terrorist attack, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and…

US threatens Germany against using Huawei 5G tech

Washington: US Ambassador to Germany Richard Grenell has sent a letter to the German government threatening to curtail access to…

PoK activists condemn Pulwama terror attack at UNHRC, asks Pakistan to dismantle terror camps

Geneva: Activists from Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) have condemned the Pulwama terror attack and asked Islamabad to dismantle all terror…

PM Modi bats for ‘irreversible action’ against terrorism in a telephonic conversation with Turkish President

New Delhi: Prime Minister NarendraModi on Monday underscored the importance of initiating "immediate, demonstrable, and irreversible action" against terrorism by…

Trump not worth impeaching, says Speaker Pelosi

Washington: In an interview with The Washington Post, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stated that she does not favour the idea…