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Russia warns of action against NATO forces near its border

Russia warns of action against NATO forces near its border

Moscow: The Russian Defence Ministry on Wednesday accused the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) of strengthening combat forces near Russia’s b...

Canada to legalise cannabis from October 17: Justin Trudeau

Canada to legalise cannabis from October 17: Justin Trudeau

Ottawa: Canada will become the first G7 country to legalise the consumption and cultivation of cannabis from October 17, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

US President Donald Trump orders to end separation of immigrant families

US President Donald Trump orders to end separation of immigrant families

US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to keep together immigrant families who have been detained at the border with Mexico. Mr Trump...

UK PM Theresa May calls US images of migrant children

UK PM Theresa May calls US images of migrant children'deeply disturbing'

London: British Prime Minister Theresa May yesterday said images from the United States of migrant children kept in cages were "deeply disturbing" and...

 45 Afghan security forces and 16 militants have been killed in Afghanistan Clashes

45 Afghan security forces and 16 militants have been killed in Afghanistan Clashes

At least 45 Afghan security forces and 16 militants have been killed after Taliban militants attacked security checkpoints in two Afghanistan province...

Israel fighter jets hit 25 targets in response to Gaza rocket fire: Army

Israel fighter jets hit 25 targets in response to Gaza rocket fire: Army

Jerusalem: Israel fighter jets hit 25 targets in the Gaza Strip early on Wednesday in response to rocket fire from the Palestinian territory, the army...

US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council

Washington: The US withdrew on Wednesday from the UN Human Rights Council and condemned its “shameless hypocrisy” in absolving wrongdoers through sile...

World

World's oldest Sumatran orangutan dies aged 62

The world's oldest known Sumatran orangutan has died in an Australian zoo aged 62. Puan, described as the grand old lady of Perth Zoo, was euthanised ...

Boko Haram kills nine soldiers in Nigeria

Boko Haram kills nine soldiers in Nigeria

KANO: Boko Haram militants killed nine soldiers and wounded two others in northeast Nigeria, according to military sources, just days after 43 civilia...

Merkel, Macron search for reforms to halt EU

Merkel, Macron search for reforms to halt EU 'disintegration'

Meseberg (Germany): German Chancellor Angela Merkel hosted French President Emmanuel Macron yesterday to hammer out reforms that can stop the "disinte...

Two twin Drunk sisters assault Dubai policewoman,six months in jail.

Two twin Drunk sisters assault Dubai policewoman,six months in jail.

Two twin sisters, accused of acting violently towards a female police officer and verbally abusing her in a drunken state, were each sentenced to six ...

Kim Jong-Un visiting China on June 19 & 20

Kim Jong-Un visiting China on June 19 & 20

Beijing: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un is visiting China on Tuesday and Wednesday, state broadcaster CCTV said, a week after his unprecedented summi...

Donald Trump unveils plans to impose 10% tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods

Donald Trump unveils plans to impose 10% tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods

US President Donald Trump has unveiled plans to impose 10 per cent tariffs on 200 billion dollars worth of Chinese goods on top of previous punitive m...

UK govt suffers fresh Brexit defeat

UK govt suffers fresh Brexit defeat

Britain's House of Lords inflicted another defeat on the government today over its flagship Brexit bill, sending it back to MPs and setting up a fresh...

Canada lawmakers vote to legalise cannabis

Canada lawmakers vote to legalise cannabis

The Canadian Parliament has passed a bill today to legalise cannabis that would make Canada the first G7 country to allow free consumption of the mind...

Angela Merkel faces ultimatum from ally over migrants

Angela Merkel faces ultimatum from ally over migrants

BERLIN: Hardliners of Chancellor Angela Merkel's conservative bloc are poised to give the German leader an ultimatum to tighten asylum rules or risk p...

Ivan Duque becomes the youngest Colombian President

Ivan Duque becomes the youngest Colombian President

BOGOTA: Conservative Ivan Duque won Colombia's presidential election on Sunday after a campaign that turned into a referendum on a landmark 2016 peace...

5.9 magnitude earthquake hits western Japan

5.9 magnitude earthquake hits western Japan

An earthquake of 5.9 magnitude hit western Japan early today, but there are no immediate reports of major damage or risk of tsunami waves. Accord...

18 people killed in suicide attack in Afghanistan

18 people killed in suicide attack in Afghanistan

In Afghanistan, 18 people were killed and 49 others injured in a suicide attack in Jalalabad yesterday which targetted a crowd celebrating the Eid hol...

Trump threatens to re-start military exercises with South Korea if talks fail

Trump threatens to re-start military exercises with South Korea if talks fail

Washington:US President Donald Trump yesterday defended his decision to stop military exercises with South Korea, saying such "war games" were "provoc...

Egypt

Egypt's new Cabinet sworn-in,12 new ministers appointed

Egypt's new Cabinet was sworn in yesterday with 12 new ministers taking the oath before President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi. Mr Sisi had appointed Hous...

Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

Trump approves plan to impose tough China tariffs

Washington:President Donald Trump has approved a plan to impose punishing tariffs on tens of billions of dollars of Chinese goods as early as today, a...

An Uber cab driver kicked out two women from his car as there were kissing each-other

An Uber cab driver kicked out two women from his car as there were kissing each-other

An Uber driver kicked out two women from his car after he saw them kiss in the back seat and called the act "illegal".The driver was identified as Ahm...

South Korea,US,Japan discuss strategy over North Korea

South Korea,US,Japan discuss strategy over North Korea

Seoul: The top diplomats of South Korea, the US and Japan chere on Thursday over a strategy on North Korea, emboldened by the first-ever Pyongyang-Was...

UNGA adopts resolution condemning Israel for Palestinian deaths in Gaza

UNGA adopts resolution condemning Israel for Palestinian deaths in Gaza

United Nations General Assembly, UNGA has adopted an Arab-backed resolution condemning Israel for Palestinian deaths in Gaza.The resolution deplored e...

Australian PM Malcom Turnbull will make national apology to sex abuse victims

Australian PM Malcom Turnbull will make national apology to sex abuse victims

Sydney: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will deliver a national apology to child sex abuse victims as part of the government's response to ...

Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida

Saudi-led forces begin assault on Yemen port city of Hodeida

A Saudi-led coalition backing Yemen’s exiled government began an assault Wednesday morning on Yemen’s port city of Hodeida, a crucial battle in the 3-...

Paris Police rescues two hostages, arrests gunman

Paris Police rescues two hostages, arrests gunman

PARIS: Paris police rescued two hostages from a four-hour hostage standoff and arrested the armed men.The police described the accused as "unstable" a...

12 people killed in Bangladesh landslide

12 people killed in Bangladesh landslide

Dhaka: At least 12 were killed in a series of massive landslides, triggered by heavy rains, on Tuesday in Rangamati and Cox's Bazar.11 people were kil...

Kim Jong Un invites Trump to visit North Korea

Kim Jong Un invites Trump to visit North Korea

Seoul: Kim Jong Un invited Donald Trump to visit North Korea during their historic summit and the US President accepted, Pyongyang state media reporte...

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