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North Korea says peace declaration not a bargaining chip

North Korea says peace declaration not a bargaining chip

Tokyo:  North Korea warned Washington through its state media Tuesday that a declaration ending the Korean War shouldn’t be seen as a bargaining ...

Facebook appoints Adam Mosseri as Instagram Head

Facebook appoints Adam Mosseri as Instagram Head

San Francisco: Facebook has appointed Adam Mosseri, Vice President of Product, as new head of its photo-sharing app Instagram.Mosseri replaces Instagr...

5.9 magnitude earthquake hits off Sumba island in Indonesia

5.9 magnitude earthquake hits off Sumba island in Indonesia

A shallow 5.9-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast of Indonesia's Sumba island this morning. According to the US Geological Survey, the ...

Nobel prize for medicine won by James Allison and Tasuku Honjo

Nobel prize for medicine won by James Allison and Tasuku Honjo

Two immunologists, James Allison of the US and Tasuku Honjo of Japan won the 2018 Nobel prize in medicine for discovery of a revolutionary approach to...

US President Trump threatens imposition of new tariffs on imports from China

US President Trump threatens imposition of new tariffs on imports from China

US President Donald Trump yesterday threatened to impose new tariffs on an additional 267 billion US dollars worth of imports from China and asserted ...

Trump hails new US-Canada-Mexico trade pact

Trump hails new US-Canada-Mexico trade pact

Washington: President Donald Trump on Monday declared a new US trade pact with Canada and Mexico to be "a great deal" for all three countries, hailing...

Indonesian Tsunami: Death Toll Hits 1,200; Survivors Desperate For Aid

Indonesian Tsunami: Death Toll Hits 1,200; Survivors Desperate For Aid

Emergency crews are still trying to find victims of an earthquake and tsunami that struck Indonesia's island of Sulawesi, killing at least 1,200 peopl...

At least 2 dead, 120 hurt as Typhoon Trami hits Japan

At least 2 dead, 120 hurt as Typhoon Trami hits Japan

At least two people have been killed and more than 100 injured by Typhoon Trani, officials said on Monday.The storm made landfall near Osaka late Sund...

First Trucks Drive Over Crimea Bridge

First Trucks Drive Over Crimea Bridge

The 19-kilometer-long bridge, connecting the Crimean Peninsula with Russia’s mainland, was unveiled in May, becoming the longest one in Europe.The fir...

Ethiopia, Eritrea, Saudi Arabia and the UAE Winds of change in the Gulf

Ethiopia, Eritrea, Saudi Arabia and the UAE Winds of change in the Gulf

The Red Sea, which separates Africa from the Arabian Peninsula, is just 355 kilometres wide at its broadest point. The major shipping route could be a...

Pilot

Pilot's tribute to 'wing man' air controller who died after helping jet escape Indonesia quake

An air traffic controller stayed in his tower to guide a jet into the air as a huge earthquake hit, but died after jumping for his life as the buildin...

Las Vegas woman sues Cristiano Ronaldo, accuses him of rape

Las Vegas woman sues Cristiano Ronaldo, accuses him of rape

A Las Vegas woman has publicly come forward with rape allegations against soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.Kathryn Mayorga says the Portuguese footb...

Pakistan anti-corruption court irked at Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan anti-corruption court irked at Nawaz Sharif's absence from hearing

Islamabad: A Pakistani anti-corruption court hearing graft cases against the embattled Sharif family expressed displeasure on Monday after deposed pri...

Bomb squad deals with viable device left outside house in Dublin

Bomb squad deals with viable device left outside house in Dublin

Residents from Whitehall in Dublin were evacuated from their homes last night, after a suspicious device was found under a car.Gardaí and the Explosiv...

Emirates cuts back flights to Bali

Emirates cuts back flights to Bali

Emirates says it will cut back flights to Bali, just four months after it started daily services to the holiday hotspot and beyond.In a note to the tr...

India wants to make trade deal with US to avoid tariffs: Trump

India wants to make trade deal with US to avoid tariffs: Trump

New Delhi/Washington: President Donald Trump  on Saturday said that India wants to have a trade deal with the US because it does not want him to ...

Kim Kardashian West basically wore an outfit made of money to remind us how rich she is

Kim Kardashian West basically wore an outfit made of money to remind us how rich she is

- Kim Kardashian West wore a money-inspired outfit while attending a party in Los Angeles on Thursday night.-She wore a vintage Jeremy Scott trench co...

International Day of Older Persons being observed today

International Day of Older Persons being observed today

Today is International Day of Older Persons. The day is observed on 1st October every year to reaffirm the commitment to promoting the full and equal ...

Royal Saudi Navy Forces detect attempt by Houthi militia to target Kingdom

Royal Saudi Navy Forces detect attempt by Houthi militia to target Kingdom's Port of Jazan

Colonel Turki Al-Malki, the Official Spokesman of the Saudi led Arab Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen, in a statement a short while ago, has s...

US warship sails near South China Sea area claimed by Beijing: Pentagon

US warship sails near South China Sea area claimed by Beijing: Pentagon

An American warship has sailed through waters off the contested Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, in the latest implicit challenge to Beijing's ...

Maldives High Court frees former president, son on bail

Maldives High Court frees former president, son on bail

Maldives High Court yesterday ordered the release of former president Maumoon Abdul Gayoom and his son Faris Maumoon on bail, along with the leader of...

Brexit costing Britain £500mn a week, says report

Brexit costing Britain £500mn a week, says report

The analysis by the Centre for European Reform also shows that the estimation is a sharp contrast to the £350 million “dividend” pledged by the Leave ...

Trump pushing Saudi Arabia to buy more US weapons

Trump pushing Saudi Arabia to buy more US weapons

Speaking at a campaign rally in West Virginia on Saturday, Trump said he had complained that Washington was not getting what it should from Saudi Arab...

Russia

Russia's S-300 delivery to Syria to pose 'serious challenge' to Israel

Tensions have been rising between Moscow and Tel Aviv following the downing of a Russian warplane in Syria this month.The official, whose name was not...

Dubai airport hit in second Yemeni drone strike

Dubai airport hit in second Yemeni drone strike

A Samad-3 drone hit the world's third busiest airport during several attacks early Sunday, al-Masirah TV network reported, citing an informed source a...

MH370: Missing plane spiraled into water in unsurvivable smash, new documentary claims

MH370: Missing plane spiraled into water in unsurvivable smash, new documentary claims

Flight MH370 ended with a fatal spiral that culminated in the jet striking the water in an unsurvivable smash: that is the claim of a new documentary ...

'Great Pumpkin' asteroid shaped like SKULL set to fly past Earth just after Halloween

A skull-shaped asteroid which has earned the nickname of 'Great Pumpkin' is set to fly past Earth just after Halloween .The comet was first named afte...

Expert not just in terror, verbal duplicity too: Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at UN meet

Expert not just in terror, verbal duplicity too: Sushma Swaraj slams Pakistan at UN meet

Pakistan’s expertise is not restricted to spawning grounds for terrorism but is also an expert in trying to mask malevolence with verbal duplicity, Ex...

832 Killed In Indonesia Quake, Tsunami; Food Shortage, Looting Reported

832 Killed In Indonesia Quake, Tsunami; Food Shortage, Looting Reported

The death toll from a powerful earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia leapt to 832 Sunday, as stunned people on the stricken island of Sulawesi struggled...

UAE adopts Dh180b budget for the next three years

UAE adopts Dh180b budget for the next three years

The UAE on Sunday adopted a Union budget for the next three years with a primary focus on education and community development.The Dh180 billion budget...

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