Category: World

London: Baloch organisations hold joint campaign against enforced disappearances

London [UK]: The World Baloch Organization (WBO) and the Baloch Republican Party (BRP) have jointly launched a human rights awareness…

No casualties reported in fire at East London flats

London [UK]: No casualties have been reported in the fire that broke out at Samuel Garside House by Riverside Barking…

Nepal: Bhoto Jatra marks end of longest Rato Machindranath Chariot Festival

Kathmandu [Nepal]: The 'Rato Machhindranath' chariot festival concluded in Nepal's Lalitpur district on Sunday after observing 'Bhoto Jatra' or the…

Don’t leave room for Muslim Prabhakaran: Sri Lanka President

Colombo: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena called for unity among all communities saying the country has now divided. Speaking in…

Chinese man completes around-the-world flight

Beijing: A 57-year-old Chinese man completed his second around-the-world flight and has landed in Chicago after flying 68 days and…

Crowd shouts ‘Chor hai’ as Vijay Mallya leaves The Oval after match, video goes viral

London [UK]: Absconding liquor baron, Vijay Mallya, who is facing extradition proceedings in the UK, was greeted with 'chor hai'…

Trump slams NYT for ‘false report’ on Mexico immigration deal

Washington: US President Donald Trump on Sunday hit out at The New York Times over the "shockingly false and untrue"…

Pope Francis appeals for peace in Sudan following military crackdown

Vatican City [Vatican City]: In the wake of the recent military crackdown in Sudan that left at least 113 pro-democracy…

Terrorism is joint threat, say India, Sri Lanka

Colombo: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Sunday agreed that terrorism was a joint…

Angelina Jolie seeks more international support for Venezuela

Bogota [Colombia]: Hollywood star and special envoy for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Angelina Jolie on Saturday urged…

Mallya spotted at Kennington Oval, evades questions on extradition

London [UK]: Absconding liquor Baron, Vijay Mallya, who is facing extradition proceedings in UK, was seen attending India's match against…

Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church

Colombo: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday made an unscheduled stop at a Catholic church bombed during the Easter suicide…

4 people shot in US drive-by shooting

Washington: Four people were shot during a drive-by shooting in the US state of Texas, police said. The incident took…

Polling for Presidential elections underway in Kazakhstan

Astana [Kazakhstan]: Kicking-off the high stakes presidential elections, polling opened at 7 am across Kazakhstan on Sunday. Former President Nursultan…

US asks China to break impasse in trade talks

Tokyo [Japan]: The United States has called upon China to resume the stalled trade talks and return to the negotiating…

Threat and tantrums no way to negotiate: Pelosi slams Trump over Mexico immigration deal

Washington: US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Saturday hit out at President Donald Trump over the immigration deal reached with…

Russian scribe charged for attempted selling of drugs

Moscow [Russia]: A Moscow court on Saturday charged a Russian investigative journalist for attempted large-scale sale of drugs, according to…

Israel can annex parts of West Bank, says US envoy

New York [USA]: US Ambassador to Israel David Friedman on Saturday opined that Israel has the right to annex "at…

Trump says immigration deal will work if Mexico plays its part

Washington: President Donald Trump said Saturday that the last-minute deal struck to avert tariffs on Mexico will work if America's…

If elected, will lift work restrictions on foreign students: Sajid Javid

LONDON: UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid said he would lift work restrictions on foreign students if he becomes prime minister.…