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Four ships subjected to sabotage off east coast: UAE

Four ships subjected to sabotage off east coast: UAE

Four commercial ships were subjected to sabotage operations yesterday near UAE territorial waters in the Gulf of Oman, east of Fujairah. A statem...

Political will to fight climate change is fading:Antonio Guterres

Political will to fight climate change is fading:Antonio Guterres

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said the political will to fight climate change has faded at the same time as it is getting worse for those ...

Curfew imposed after attacks on Muslim religious places in Sri Lanka

Curfew imposed after attacks on Muslim religious places in Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, overnight curfew was imposed in several areas following tense situation and attacks on Muslim religious places and business installation...

Insurgents fire rockets, 6 people killed in Syria

Insurgents fire rockets, 6 people killed in Syria

In Syria, insurgents fired rockets into a government-held Christian town in the northwestern part of the country yesterday, killing six people, includ...

France releases Belhassen Trabelsi on bail

France releases Belhassen Trabelsi on bail

France has released Belhassen Trabelsi, brother-in-law of ousted Tunisian president Zine El-Abidine Ben Ali, on bail while it mulls a extradition requ...

NRA racked up $24 million in legal bills: Leaked documents show

NRA racked up $24 million in legal bills: Leaked documents show

The documents posted anonymously online have been written by the group’s ex-president Oliver North and NRA official Richard Childress, media reports s...

Daesh storms town on motorbikes in Nigeria, kills 11 soldiers

Daesh storms town on motorbikes in Nigeria, kills 11 soldiers

The attack on the town of Gajiganna in Borno state took place on Friday, after which the assailants fled when the military called in air force support...

Guaido calls for ‘direct relationship’ with US military to remove Maduro

Guaido calls for ‘direct relationship’ with US military to remove Maduro

Guaido said at a Saturday rally in the capital Caracas that he had instructed his envoy in Washington, Carlos Vecchio, to immediately establish ties w...

Massive explosions reported at UAE port

Massive explosions reported at UAE port

The blasts took place early on Sunday morning, according to the Lebanon-based Al Mayadeen television channel, which reported the development hours lat...

Myanmar plane lands without front wheel

Myanmar plane lands without front wheel

The Myanmar National Airlines pilot landed the passenger jet using only its rear wheels. He was forced to make the precarious landing after an emergen...

Four dead, 29 injured in Colombian factory explosion

Four dead, 29 injured in Colombian factory explosion

Four people died and 29 were injured, including 17 children, following an explosion at a factory where gunpowder is handled in Colombia’s capital Bogo...

Pentagon assigns another $1.5 bln for border wall

Pentagon assigns another $1.5 bln for border wall

The Pentagon said Friday it was diverting another $1.5 billion to help pay for construction of nearly 80 miles (130 kilometers) of wall at the US-Mexi...

70 countries urge North Korea to scrap nuclear, ballistic weapons

70 countries urge North Korea to scrap nuclear, ballistic weapons

Seventy countries urged North Korea on Friday to scrap its nuclear weapons, ballistic missiles and related programs, decrying the “undiminished threat...

Malta rescues 85 migrants from sinking boat

Malta rescues 85 migrants from sinking boat

A Maltese patrol boat rescued a group of 85 migrants late on Friday night and will bring them to Malta on Saturday morning, the Armed Forces said.The ...

Landmine explosion kills seven children in Afghanistan

Landmine explosion kills seven children in Afghanistan

A landmine explosion killed seven children and wounded two others in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, officials said, as war ordnance again claimed c...

Albanian protesters hurl petrol bombs, seek snap polls

Albanian protesters hurl petrol bombs, seek snap polls

Albanian opposition protesters hurled petrol bombs at the entrance of Prime Minister Edi Rama’s office on Saturday, after three months of demonstratio...

Iran’s Rouhani: Current conditions may be harder than 1980s war with Iraq

Iran’s Rouhani: Current conditions may be harder than 1980s war with Iraq

 President Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for unity among Iran’s political factions to overcome conditions which he said may be harder than th...

Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, killing at least one

Gunmen storm five-star hotel in Pakistan, killing at least one

Gunmen stormed a luxury hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday, killing at least one guard and battling security forces insi...

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

Trump orders tariff hike on remaining Chinese imports

US President Donald Trump ordered a tariff hike on almost all remaining imports from China yesterday. This comes less than 24 hours after Washing...

US sends assault ship to Middle East amid Iran threat

US sends assault ship to Middle East amid Iran threat

Headquarters of US Defence Department - Pentagon has announced that it is deploying an amphibious assault ship and a Patriot missile battery to the Mi...

WTO ministerial meeting of developing countries to take place on May 13-14

WTO ministerial meeting of developing countries to take place on May 13-14

The World Trade Organisation, WTO, ministerial meeting of developing countries will take place on 13-14 of this month in New Delhi. The meeting i...

Konkan Railways signs contract agreement with Nepal to supply two DEMU train sets

Konkan Railways signs contract agreement with Nepal to supply two DEMU train sets

Konkan Railways Corporation Ltd has signed a contract agreement with Nepal's Department of Railways to supply two 1600 HP DEMU train sets. These train...

Hong Kong culls 6,000 pigs after African Swine fever found

Hong Kong culls 6,000 pigs after African Swine fever found

Hong Kong will cull 6,000 pigs after African swine fever (ASF) was detected in an animal at a slaughterhouse close to the border with China. This...

15 security personnel killed in Afghanistan

15 security personnel killed in Afghanistan

In Afganistan, 15 security personnel have been killed in an assault by Taliban on two security outposts in western Badghis province. Another 11 soldie...

Actress Dia Mirza, Alibaba chief among 17 new SDG Advocates of UN

Actress Dia Mirza, Alibaba chief among 17 new SDG Advocates of UN

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed 17 global figures including Indian actress Dia Mirza and Alibaba chief Jack Ma as ...

Ireland becomes second country to declare climate emergency

Ireland becomes second country to declare climate emergency

Ireland has declared climate emergency in their country, to be the second country after Britain to do so. An amendment to a parliamentary report ...

No apology for Jallianwala Bagh as Theresa May repeats deep regret

No apology for Jallianwala Bagh as Theresa May repeats deep regret

London: Prime Minister Theresa May has repeated the UK government's deep regret over the Jallianwala Bagh massacre to mark the 100th anniversary of th...

Open to talks with Iranian leadership: Donald Trump

Open to talks with Iranian leadership: Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that he is open to talks with the Iranian leadership, amid mounting tensions between Washington and Tehran. He was ...

6.3-magnitude earthquake hits City in Southwest Japan

6.3-magnitude earthquake hits City in Southwest Japan

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake hit near Miyazaki in southwestern Japan. The US Geological Survey said the earthquake struck at 8:48 a.m. local time t...

Pope changes Church law to make reporting sex abuse

Pope changes Church law to make reporting sex abuse

Pope Francis today passed a measure to oblige those who know about sex abuse in the Catholic Church to report it to their superiors. Every dioces...

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