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Al-Qaeda in Indian subcontinent getting more active: US

New York: A US counter-terrorism expert has said, al-Qaeda is getting more active in the Indian subcontinent. A strategic expert Seth G Jones said this...

Donald Trump hints at U-turn on Paris climate deal

Paris: US President Donald Trump has indicated that he can change his stand on Paris Climate accord. Addressing a joint press conference after talks with...

China’s Nobel-winning dissident Liu Xiaobo dies

Beijing: Chinese dissident and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Liu Xiaobo has died at the age of 61, officials say. The activist was being treated for...

Afghan girls robotics team given US visa after outrage

New York: A group of Afghan school girls taking part in a robotics competition in the US have been granted visas to attend it,...

Malta legalises same-sex marriage

New Delhi: Malta has voted to legalise same-sex marriage, despite opposition from the Catholic Church. The island nation's parliament agreed to amend country's marriage act,...

Ex-Brazil President Lula sentenced to nearly 10 years in corruption case

New Delhi: Former Brazilian President, Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, the front-runner for next year’s presidential election, has been convicted of corruption charges and...

China sends troops to Djibouti for first overseas military base

Beijing: Ships carrying Chinese troops are heading to Djibouti to set up Beijing's first overseas military base. State news agency Xinhua has reported the...

One of the biggest icebergs breaks away from Antarctica

New York: One of the biggest icebergs ever recorded has just broken away from Antarctica. The giant block is estimated to cover an area of...

Trump congratulates Iraqi PM on liberation of Mosul

Washington: US President Donald Trump congratulated Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi on the liberation of Mosul by Iraqi Security Forces in a phone call...

Amarnath terror attack reprehensible: US

Washington: The terror attack that killed seven Amarnath pilgrims in Kashmir is reprehensible, the Trump Administration has said as several lawmakers joined in to...

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