Category: World

Crazy in love? The Japanese man ‘married’ to a hologram

Japan: Akihiko Kondo's mother refused an invitation to her only son's wedding in Tokyo this month, but perhaps that isn't…

Korean peninsula denuclearisation: S Korean minister to visit USA

Seoul: Cho Myoung-gyon, South Korea's unification minister, will embark on a five-day trip to the USA on Tuesday to discuss…

China mulls $720,000 fine for faking vaccine tests after scandal

Beijing: Chinese vaccine manufacturers who falsify test results or break other rules could be fined up to $720,000 under a…

EU defence efforts musn’t hurt transatlantic bond: NATO chief

Berlin: NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg warned Europe against undermining transatlantic ties, following a defence spat between US President Donald Trump…

Rohingya flee camps fearing forcible return to Myanmar

Teknaf: Rohingya Muslims were fleeing Bangladeshi refugee camps to avoid being repatriated to Myanmar later this week, community leaders said…

North Korea hiding missile bases, US researchers say

Washington: North Korea is operating at least 13 undeclared bases to hide mobile, nuclear-capable missiles, a new study released Monday…

Suu Kyi beckons investors to Myanmar despite troubles

Singapore: Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday implored foreign investors to take a punt on her country -- Southeast…

Robots go to war in UK Army’s exercise

London: The biggest ever robot exercise in the history of the British army got underway Monday. Troops have begun testing…

IAEA confirms Iran keeping with JCPOA limitations

Vienna (Austria): The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Monday confirmed that Iran was following the terms and limitations issued…

Suu Kyi seeks foreign investment at Asean summit

Singapore: Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi on Monday appealed to members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations…

Canadian intelligence received Khashoggi tape: Trudeau

Paris: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has become the first Western leader to acknowledge that his country's intelligence received an…

N Korea removed 636 landmines in Demilitarised Zone

Seoul [South Korea]: North Korea has removed 636 landmines from Panmunjom border village, situated in the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ), South…

B’desh general elections deferred for a week, to be held on Dec 30

Dhaka: The 11th General Elections in Bangladesh, which were scheduled to be held on December 23, has been deferred for…

Putin to attend TurkStream pipeline completion ceremony in Istanbu

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin will be visiting Turkey's Istanbul city on November 19 to attend a ceremony marking the…

Tulsi Gabbard an Indian-American planning to run for US presidency in 2020

Tulsi Gabbard, the first Hindu lawmaker from Hawaii in the US Congress, is considering to run for American presidency in…

Tipu’s ring auctioned at Christie’s

A ring which believed to belong to an 18th Century Indian ruler has been sold at an auction in London…

Turkish President Tayeb Erdogan has a lot in store for the Senior citizens including free hajj travel

Turkish President Tayeb Erdogan announced that all Turkish senior citizens aged 65 or more shall be entitled to free accommodation…

Bangladesh EC defers polling date to December 30

Dhaka: The Bangladesh Election Commission on Monday postponed the polling date for the country's general election from December 23 to…

Kabul: 10 killed in suicide bombing attack

Kabul: A suicide bomber detonated his explosives near a police checkpoint here on Monday killing at least 10 people, confirmed…

Kabul: Protests erupt against govt over security issues

Kabul: Hundreds of people took over the streets of Kabul on Sunday to protest against the Afghan government for neglecting…