Category: World

Myanmar army should be removed from politics: UN probe

Yangon: Myanmar's powerful army should be removed from politics, UN investigators said Tuesday, as they released the final part of…

Trump slaps tariffs on $200 bn of Chinese goods, Beijing hits back

Washington: US President Donald Trump has stepped up his trade battle with China by slapping 10 per cent tariffs on…

UN report details continued abuses against Rohingyas

Geneva: A UN fact-finding mission published on Tuesday the most extensive report till date on the continued persecution of the…

Russia blames Israel for its Il-20 aircraft crash

Moscow: Russia on Tuesday held Israel "fully responsible" for the shooting down of an Ilyushin Il-20 aircraft, killing 14 Russian…

US revokes visa of Palestinian Ambassador

Washington: After deciding to close down the Palestine Liberation Organization mission in Washington, the U.S. has revoked the visas of…

China’s secret internment camps where 1Million Muslims are held

China has been sending vast numbers of Muslims to internment camps since last year, where it tries to force them…

Trump orders to declassify documents related to Russia probe

Washington:US President Donald Trump ordered the declassification of various documents and text messages related to the Russia investigation, according to…

To fight poverty, world should invest in Africa’s youth: Bill Gates

United Nations: The world should help Africa invest in its people as the continent confronts a demographic boom, said billionaire…

Russia claims fresh ‘proof’ Ukraine downed flight MH17

Moscow: Russia on Monday released fresh information to back its claim the missile that downed a Malaysia Airlines flight over…

Netanyahu gives 1,000 Ethopians right to immigrate

Jerusalem: Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday decided to allow 1,000 Ethiopians to immigrate to Israel, his office announced, in…

Trump orders declassification of documents in Russia probe

Washington D.C. [USA]: United States President Donald Trump on Monday directed Justice Department to release a series of highly sensitive…

S Korean president leaves for N Korea for summit with Kim

Seoul [South Korea]: South Korean president Moon Jae-in on Tuesday undertook a historic visit to North Korea for his third…

I want to hear all sides of accusations against Kavanaugh: Trump

Washington: President Donald Trump said on Monday that he wants to listen to all parties regarding the accusation of sexual…

Co-founder of Salesforce, buys Time magazine for $190 millions

Marc Benioff, the 53-year-old entrepreneur and his wife, Lynne, agreed to pay $190 million in cash to Meredith Corp for…

Tesla tumbles on new executive departures, Musk interview

New York: Shares of Tesla Motors tumbled Friday as investors were rattled by the departures of two executives and a…

Rohingya return must be safe, sustainable: Indian envoy

Dhaka: Rohingya refugees' return to Myanmar's Rakhine state should be safe, speedy and sustainable, Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh…

Bhutan elections: Ruling party ousted in primary round

Thimphu: Incumbent Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay's People's Democratic Party (PDP) was knocked out in the first round of Bhutan's third…

Saudi to auction detained tycoon’s real estate assets

The indebted billionaire Maan al-Sanea and his real estate company Saad Group will be auctioned starting next month to help…

London mayor, Sadiq Khan calls for second Brexit referendum

Sadiq Khan, the London mayor has called for another referendum on Britain’s European Union membership, saying the prime minister’s handling…

London Mayor Sadiq Khan calls for second Brexit vote

LONDON: London Mayor Sadiq Khan has called for a second Brexit vote, criticising the government's handling of Brexit negotiations with…