Category: World

Indonesian district bans men and women from dining together

Banda Aceh: A district in Indonesia's deeply Islamic Aceh province has banned men and women from dining together unless they…

World leaders support UK’s claims of poisoning against Russia

London : In a joint statement released on Thursday, the leaders of Canada, France, Germany and the United States supported…

Trump thanks Kim for his ‘unwavering faith in him’

Washington: The United States President Donald Trump on Thursday thanked North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for his "unwavering faith" in…

Rohingya deportations from Myanmar: Here’s what ‘International Criminal Court’ says

The Hague: The International Criminal Court said Thursday it had jurisdiction to probe the forced exodus of Rohingya Muslims from…

Korean leaders to hold summit in Pyongyang in September

Seoul: South Korean President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will meet for the third time during the…

Only Russia had motive to carry out the attack: UK PM on Salisbury

London: United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday in the UK parliament addressed the Salisbury attack and said that…

Trump calls out US daily to out the author of the op-ed

Washington: The United States President Donald Trump called out the US leading daily to out the author of the op-ed…

Grand Mufti Sheikh Mohammed Hussein issues fatwa against selling Palestinian property to Israel

Jerusalem: Issuing fatwa against taking financial compensation for Palestinian property confiscated by Israel, the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem and the…

India ignores Pakistan’s latest taunt on Kashmir at UN forum

United Nations: India has brushed aside Pakistan's latest attempt to raise the Kashmir issue at a UN forum and instead…

Japan’s Kansai airport to reopen partially after typhoon damage

Tokyo: Japan's Kansai airport will reopen partially on Friday, the government said Thursday, after a massive typhoon flooded parts of…

Japan: 6.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Hokkaido island

Hokkaido: A 6.7 magnitude earthquake hit Japan's northern island of Hokkaido in the wee hours of Thursday, Japan's Meteorological Agency…

Daifuku exhibits top logistical technology in Thailand

Bangkok: The logistics industry in Southeast Asia is going through significant changes. The opening of "East and West Economic corridor,"…

South Korean envoy meets Kim in Pyongyang amid nuclear deadlock

Seoul: A high-level South Korean delegation met with Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang on Wednesday, as Seoul plans a new…

Philippine mayor on Duterte’s ‘narco list’ killed in office

Manila: A Philippine mayor on President Rodrigo Duterte's list of allegedly narcotics-linked officials was shot dead in his own office…

Sick passengers admitted to hospital: Emirates

New York: Three passengers and seven crew members of Dubai to New York Emirates flight, who fell ill during the…

US Vice President praises Sessions

Washington D. C. [USA]: Vice President of the United States, Mike Pence, on Wednesday heaped words of praise on Attorney…

Landslides after powerful 6.6 magnitude quake hits Japan’s Hokkaido

Tokyo: A powerful 6.6 magnitude quake hit the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido early Thursday, triggering landslides, bringing down several…

US minority women ride Democratic primary wave

New York: An African American woman's defeat of a male 20-year veteran of Congress is the latest sign that Democratic…

Pakistan military invaded and occupied Balochistan: Altaf Hussain

London: Muttahidda Qaumi Movement's (MQM) founder and leader Altaf Hussain, while giving a special lecture to his worldwide audience and…

Russian warplanes hit Nusra front positions, confirms Defence Ministry

Moscow: Russian Defence Ministry spokesperson Major General Igor Konashenkov has confirmed that their warplanes have hit two terrorist drones, belonging…