Sunday, August 18, 2019, 05:55:43 AM
Massive fire breaks out at Delhi hospital

Massive fire breaks out at Delhi hospital

A massive fire has broken out at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi.

2019-08-17 20:00:51
US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil supertanker

US issues warrant to seize Iranian oil supertanker

The US Justice Department has issued a warrant to seize a detained Iranian oil tanker, a day after a judge in Gibraltar ordered it to be released.

2019-08-17 11:40:41
India, Pakistan should refrain from unilateral action in Kashmir

India, Pakistan should refrain from unilateral action in Kashmir

UN Security Council members believe India and Pakistan should refrain from taking unilateral action over the disputed region of Kashmir

2019-08-17 09:57:45
US congresswoman rejects Israel's offer of visit

US congresswoman rejects Israel's offer of visit

US congresswoman Rashida Tlaib has rejected Israel's offer to allow her to make a "humanitarian" visit to her grandmother in the occupied West Bank.

2019-08-17 09:29:36
‘We’re not for sale,’ Greenland tells Trump

‘We’re not for sale,’ Greenland tells Trump

Greenland has said it is "not for sale" following reports that US President Donald Trump has spoken about buying the world's biggest island.

2019-08-16 18:33:10
Zimbabwe opposition backs down after protest ban

Zimbabwe opposition backs down after protest ban

Zimbabwe's main opposition group has called off anti-government protests in the capital Harare at the last minute, after failing to overturn a police ban.

2019-08-16 16:07:24
North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea

North Korea rejects peace talks with South Korea

North Korea has rejected any further talks with South Korea, calling its decision "completely the fault of South Korea's actions".

2019-08-16 14:36:58
Israel bars US congresswomen after Trump tweet

Israel bars US congresswomen after Trump tweet

Israel announced it was barring the entry of two Democratic US congresswomen after Donald Trump encouraged the move,

2019-08-16 12:54:13
15 killed in Myanmar rebel attack

15 killed in Myanmar rebel attack

Myanmar insurgents killed at least 15 people on Thursday, most of them members of the security forces, in attacks on an elite military college and other government targets

2019-08-16 11:08:57
Gibraltar releases Iranian oil tanker

Gibraltar releases Iranian oil tanker

Gibraltar has freed an Iranian oil tanker detained last month on suspicion of sanctions-busting, despite a last-minute plea by the US authorities.

2019-08-16 09:22:54
Storm Krosa lashes Japan with torrential rain

Storm Krosa lashes Japan with torrential rain

A severe tropical storm has made landfall in Japan after hundreds of flights were cancelled and large areas evacuated.

2019-08-15 20:09:18
Russian Jet averts tragedy with cornfield crash

Russian Jet averts tragedy with cornfield crash

A Russian airline pilot averted disaster Thursday (August 15), safely landing an Airbus A321 jet with over 230 passengers and crew on board in a cornfield 

2019-08-15 18:39:48
US requests detention of Iran tanker in Gibraltar

US requests detention of Iran tanker in Gibraltar

The US Department of Justice has put in a request to detain supertanker Grace 1, which will be considered by Gibraltar's attorney general.

2019-08-15 16:42:11
UN Security Council to discuss Kashmir issue Friday

UN Security Council to discuss Kashmir issue Friday

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has granted Pakistan's request to discuss India’s decision to revoke the special status of occupied Kashmir on Friday.

2019-08-15 16:41:28
Chinese paramilitary forces are gathered near Hong Kong border

Chinese paramilitary forces are gathered near Hong Kong border

China has deployed large numbers of paramilitary personnel close to the border with Hong Kong, in what observers say is intended to send a message to protesters in the Asian financial hub.

2019-08-15 14:03:41