Philippines storm death toll climbs to 133
Manila, Dec 23 (AFP) The death toll from a tropical storm in the southern Philippines climbed swiftly to 133 on today,...
UN slams ‘shocking’ killing of...
Geneva, Dec 19 (AFP) The UN's human rights chief said today he was "truly shocked" by Israeli troops' killing of a...
Rohingya refugees to start returning from...
Dhaka, Dec 19 (AFP) Bangladesh and Myanmar today reaffirmed their commitment to begin repatriating Rohingya refugees...
Tillerson calls Myanmar army chief over Rohingya...
[facebook_ilike] By Lalit K Jha   Washington, Oct 27 (PTI) Expressing concern over the “humanitarian...
China media dominated by Xi, reinforcing image as...
[facebook_ilike] Beijing, Oct 26 (AP) Newspapers, TV and magazines were dominated today by images of President Xi...
7 killed, 48 injured as terror attacks strike...
By Aditi Khanna London, Jun 4 (PTI) Three knife-wielding attackers wearing fake suicide vests unleashed a terror...
India, France to jointly work on climate change,...
[facebook_ilike] Paris, Jun 3 (PTI) India and France today vowed to work together for the successful implementation of...
Trump withdraws from Paris Accord, says India,...
From Lalit K Jha Washington, Jun 2 (PTI) President Donald Trump today announced his decision to withdraw the US from...
No ‘tight’ military ties with Pak,...
By Vijay Joshi   St Petersburg, Jun 1 (PTI) President Vladimir Putin said on Thursday that Russia does not have...
Modi backs Merkel’s EU leadership as Trump...
By Aditi Khanna Berlin, May 30 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today backed German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s...
Modi arrives in Germany on first leg of...
[facebook_ilike] By Aditi Khanna Berlin, May 29 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here today on the first leg...
Death toll from Lanka floods rises to 151
[facebook_ilike] Colombo, May 28 (PTI) The death toll from devastating floods in Sri Lanka today rose to 151 as...
Hillary Clinton launches new political action...
Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has launched a new political action organisation to fight...
India hopes for sovereign, independent, united...
[facebook_ilike] New Delhi, May 16 (PTI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi today assured Palestine President Mahmoud Abbas...
Nepal holds 1st local polls in 20 years; 1 killed...
[facebook_ilike] By Shirish B Pradhan Kathmandu, May 14 (PTI) Millions of Nepalese today voted in the country’s...
Global cyber attack hits hospitals and companies,...
By Jeremy Wagstaff and Costas Pitas | SINGAPORE/LONDON A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have...
President Trump fires FBI boss Comey, courts...
Washington, May 10 (PTI) US President Donald Trump today fired FBI chief James Comey, abruptly removing the top sleuth...