Monday, August 20, 2018, 12:50:55 PM
2 million Muslims begin Hajj Sunday

2 million Muslims begin Hajj Sunday

Around 2 million pilgrims arrived in the Holy Land from...

2018-08-19 11:46:50
8.2-magnitude earthquake strikes in South Pacific

8.2-magnitude earthquake strikes in South Pacific

A massive 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck in the middle of the...

2018-08-19 11:14:04
First deaf taxi drivers on road in Seoul

First deaf taxi drivers on road in Seoul

South Korea's capital Seoul has seen its first ever deaf taxi drivers take to the road this week, thanks to new software that's been launched to help reduce the local stigma of hiring hearing-impaired people, it's reported...

2018-08-18 17:08:08
Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan passes away

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan passes away

Former UN Secretary-General and Nobel Peace Prize winner Kofi Annan has...

2018-08-18 16:01:45
US sanctions Myanmar army over Rohingya ethnic cleansing

US sanctions Myanmar army over Rohingya ethnic cleansing

The US Treasury on Friday slapped sanctions on four Myanmar military and...

2018-08-18 14:13:24
Imran Khan sworn in as 22nd premier of Pakistan

Imran Khan sworn in as 22nd premier of Pakistan

PM-elect Imran Khan has taken oath as the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan at a...

2018-08-18 11:45:26
Indonesian police kill dozens in Asian Games 'clean-up'

Indonesian police kill dozens in Asian Games 'clean-up'

Police in Indonesia have killed dozens of low-level criminals ahead of...

2018-08-18 10:43:16
Imran Khan elected 22nd PM of Pakistan

Imran Khan elected 22nd PM of Pakistan

Cricket star Imran Khan, Chief of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), has been elected the 22nd Prime Minister of Pakistan.

2018-08-17 19:53:39
Chinese passenger jet crash-lands at Manila airport

Chinese passenger jet crash-lands at Manila airport

A XiamenAir plane had a rough landing Thursday at Manila International Airport when it...

2018-08-17 12:17:01
Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

Former Indian PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away

Former Indian prime minister and statesman, Atal Bihari Vajpayee, passed away on Thursday (Aug 16) in New Delhi following a prolonged illness. He was 93....

2018-08-16 18:25:42
US newspapers ready editorials against Donald Trump

US newspapers ready editorials against Donald Trump

Nearly 350 news organizations are set to publish editorials on Thursday pushing back...

2018-08-16 12:33:59
Libya sentences 45 to death for 2011 protest killings

Libya sentences 45 to death for 2011 protest killings

A Libyan court on Wednesday (August 16) sentenced to death by firing squad...

2018-08-16 11:21:00
New Zealand bans sales of homes to foreigners

New Zealand bans sales of homes to foreigners

New Zealand's parliament has banned many foreigners from buying existing...

2018-08-16 10:00:43
22 school students drown as boat sinks in Sudan

22 school students drown as boat sinks in Sudan

At least 22 students drowned on Wednesday when a boat carrying more than 40 children sank while crossing the Nile in northern Sudan, state news agency SUNA said. The children were on their way to school....

2018-08-15 19:36:18
Suicide bombing kills 25 in Afghanistan

Suicide bombing kills 25 in Afghanistan

Afghan officials say at least 25 people have been killed by a suicide bomber who carried out an attack in a mostly Shi'ite neighborhood on the west side of Kabul...

2018-08-15 19:11:39