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China separating Muslim children from their families: BBC report

While hundreds of thousands of adults are being detained in giant camps, China has launched a rapid, large-scale campaign to…

Canadian politician’s photo with Malala sparks criticism

Ottawa: Jean-Francois Roberge, the Education Minister of Canada's Quebec province, is being criticized and accused of hypocrisy after tweeting a…

Tunisia: Niqab banned in government offices

Tunis: Tunisia's premier on Friday banned the niqab Muslim face covering for women in government offices, citing security concerns after…

Russia: 2 dead after their boat capsized

Moscow: Two people were killed on Friday after their boat capsized in the Black Sea near the Russian resort of…

After powerful earthqauke, 5.4 magnitude aftershock hits California

Sacramento: A day after the 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook California, a powerful aftershock measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale hit…

Death toll of air raid on Libya migrant camp rises to 53: WHO

Tripoli: The casualty toll of an air strike on a detention camp for migrants near the Libyan capital has climbed…

Australian student freed from N Korea breaks silence after release

Tokyo: After reuniting with his wife in Tokyo, Australian student Alek Sigley, who was freed from North Korea with Sweden's…

With tanks and jets, Trump marks July 4 celebrations

Washington: US President Donald Trump marked Independence Day by speaking at his 'Salute to America' celebrations at the Lincoln Memorial…

One in custody after several people stabbed in Virginia

Virginia [USA]: The police has detained one suspect after several people were stabbed inside a plasma centre in Petersburg here…

UAE Foreign Minister on 3-day India visit from July 7

New Delhi [India]: Foreign Minister of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan will begin a three-day…

China, Bangladesh agree to advance BRI cooperation

Beijing [China]: China and Bangladesh agreed to advance their cooperation under the multi-billion dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), following…

LNA claims to have shot down rival GNA warplane

Tripoli [Libya]: Khalifa Haftar-led Libyan National Army (LNA) on Thursday claimed to have shot down a warplane belonging to the…

Iran summons British envoy over ‘illegal seizure’ of oil tanker

Tehran [Iran]: Iran has summoned British envoy Nicolas Hopton to convey its objections over the "illegal seizure" of an Iranian…

60 killed after Libyan guards shoot at migrants fleeing air strikes: UN

Tripoli [Libya]: At least 60 people were killed and 77 others sustained injuries after Libyan guards opened fire on migrants…

Joey ‘Jaws’ Chestnut wins Nathan’s Hot Dog eating contest

New York [USA]: Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut wolfed down 71 wieners and 12 buns in mere ten minutes to secure his…

Irish lawyer who racially abused Air India crew found dead at her London home

London [UK]: An Irish human rights lawyer, who was in the news last year for verbally abusing an Air India…

Princess Haya, wife of Dubai’s Sheikh, seeks political asylum in UK

London [UK]: Princess Haya bint Hussein, who left her husband, the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum,…

Mishima Skywalk in Japan attracts foreign tourists

Mishima [Japan]: The Mishima Skywalk attracts many tourists from overseas. The 400-meter-long walking bridge is located in Mishima in Shizuoka…

6.4-magnitude earthquake rattles Southern California

Los Angeles: An earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter scale jolted the US state of California on Thursday, the US…

US auto industry legend Lee Iacocca dies age 94

Washington: Automobile industry legend Lee Iacocca, who is credited with creating the iconic Ford Mustang and saving Chrysler from bankruptcy,…