Monday, June 24, 2019, 06:38:39 PM
Vietnam jails US national for 'state overthrow plot'

Vietnam jails US national for 'state overthrow plot'

A court in Vietnam has sentenced a US citizen to 12 years in prison after finding him guilty of attempting to "overthrow the state".

2019-06-24 18:37:43
Blow for Erdogan in re-run Istanbul poll

Blow for Erdogan in re-run Istanbul poll

Turkey's ruling AK Party has lost control of Istanbul after a re-run of the city's mayoral election, delivering a stinging blow to President Erdogan.

2019-06-24 14:22:04
7.5-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia

7.5-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Indonesia

A deep earthquake of magnitude 7.5 struck off the coasts of East Timor and Indonesia

2019-06-24 11:34:07
 India tent collapse kills 14, injures 50 at religious event

India tent collapse kills 14, injures 50 at religious event

At least 14 people were killed and more than 50 injured when heavy rain and strong winds caused a huge tent to collapse

2019-06-24 09:41:13
Turkey's ruling party loses Istanbul election

Turkey's ruling party loses Istanbul election

Turkey's ruling party has lost control of Istanbul after a re-run of the city's mayoral election, latest results show.

2019-06-24 09:19:57
 Ethiopia army chief shot dead in 'coup bid' attacks

Ethiopia army chief shot dead in 'coup bid' attacks

The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army, Gen Seare Mekonnen, has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital, Addis Ababa. 

2019-06-23 15:28:37
US 'launched cyber-attack on Iran weapons systems'

US 'launched cyber-attack on Iran weapons systems'

The US launched a cyber-attack on Iranian weapons systems on Thursday as President Trump pulled out of air strikes on the country, US reports say.

2019-06-23 14:16:01
US to hit Iran with 'major' sanctions

US to hit Iran with 'major' sanctions

The US will impose "major" additional sanctions on Iran in a bid to prevent the country obtaining nuclear weapons

2019-06-23 09:41:30
9 killed in US aircraft crash

9 killed in US aircraft crash

A twin-engine aircraft crashed in Hawaii, killing at least nine people on board, authorities said on Friday.

2019-06-22 14:23:41
Trump warns Iran of ‘obliteration’ in event of war

Trump warns Iran of ‘obliteration’ in event of war

President Trump has said he does not want war but warned Iran it would face "obliteration" if conflict broke out.

2019-06-22 12:24:26
24 killed in Indonesia matchstick warehouse fire

24 killed in Indonesia matchstick warehouse fire

At least two dozen people were killed when a fire ripped through a matchstick warehouse in Indonesia on Friday (June 21), authorities said.

2019-06-21 15:15:56
Trump approves strikes on Iran, but pulls back

Trump approves strikes on Iran, but pulls back

Trump approved military strikes against Iran in retaliation for downing an American surveillance drone, but pulled back

2019-06-21 13:55:15
Drone downing by Iran ‘accidental’, says Trump

Drone downing by Iran ‘accidental’, says Trump

Iran "made a very big mistake" in shooting down a US military surveillance drone over the Strait of Hormuz,

2019-06-21 10:34:32
44 dead as bus falls into gorge in India

44 dead as bus falls into gorge in India

As many as 44 passengers were killed and nearly 30 injured after their bus fell in a gorge in India

2019-06-21 09:34:23
India riots whistleblower gets life in jail

India riots whistleblower gets life in jail

A former top Indian policeman critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's alleged role in deadly anti-Muslim riots in 2002 has been jailed for life.

2019-06-20 21:57:39