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US withdraws from UNHRC

US withdraws from UN human rights council, cites bias against Israel

New Delhi: The Trump administration withdrew from the United Nations (UN) Human Rights Council on Wednesday and condemned the "hypocrisy" of its members and...
joint military drills

South Korea and US suspend joint military drills

New Delhi: South Korea and US have confirmed that they have suspended their military drills scheduled in August. Seoul, which has tens of thousands...
Kim Jong Un to visit China

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un to visit China, 3rd time since March

New Delhi: North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is scheduled to visit China on Tuesday to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping. The meeting is in...
US plans to impose 10% tariffs

US plans to impose 10% tariffs on $200 bn worth of Chinese goods

New Delhi: US President Donald Trump has unveiled plans to impose 10% tariffs on $ 200 billion worth of Chinese goods on top of...
earthquake hits Japan

6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Japan, 3 dead

New Delhi: An earthquake of 6.1 magnitude rattled the Osaka city of Western Japan on Monday morning, leading to partial building collapse at a...
unilateral ceasefire with Taliban

Afghanistan extends its unilateral ceasefire with Taliban

New Delhi: Afghanistan has extended its unilateral ceasefire with the Taliban following an initial truce observed by both sides over the Eid festival period. President...
Sri Lanka to release 10 Indian fishermen's boats

Sri Lanka to release 10 Indian fishermen’s boats

Colombo: Sri Lanka navy will release ten Indian fishermen's boats that were taken into custody in 2015 and 2016. As per media reports, the Sri...
Kim Jong to visit China

Call any time: Donald Trump says he gave North Korea’s Kim direct number

Washington: US President Donald Trump said he had given Kim Jong-un a direct phone number and suggested he might call the North Korean leader...
Kulsoom Nawaz suffers cardiac arrest

Nawaz Sharif’s wife Kulsoom suffers cardiac arrest in UK

New Delhi: Pakistan’s ousted Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's wife Kulsoom Nawaz suffered a cardiac arrest in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a London...
UNGA adopts resolution condemning Israel

UNGA adopts resolution condemning Israel for Palestinian deaths in Gaza

New Delhi: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has adopted resolution condemning Israel for Palestinian deaths in Gaza. The Arab-backed resolution deplored excessive use of...

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