Tuesday, August 20, 2019, 11:35:21 PM
Chandrayaan-2 begins orbiting Moon

Chandrayaan-2 begins orbiting Moon

India's second lunar module has begun orbiting the Moon, nearly a month after blasting off...

2019-08-20 16:19:17
British consulate staffer 'detained at China border'

British consulate staffer 'detained at China border'

The UK Foreign Office has expressed concern over reports that a Hong Kong consulate employee has been detained at the Chinese border.

2019-08-20 15:31:16
UK PM says 'anti-democratic' backstop must be scrapped

UK PM says 'anti-democratic' backstop must be scrapped

Boris Johnson has told the EU the backstop plan for the Irish border must be scrapped because it is "unviable" and "anti-democratic".

2019-08-20 14:39:01
Kashmir: Trump speaks on phone to Modi, Imran Khan

Kashmir: Trump speaks on phone to Modi, Imran Khan

US President Donald Trump talked to both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and...

2019-08-20 12:07:13
Scores feared dead in Uganda oil tanker explosion

Scores feared dead in Uganda oil tanker explosion

Scores of people are feared dead after a fuel tanker exploded in the western Ugandan district of Rubirizi on Sunday, a police spokesperson said.

2019-08-19 16:22:53
Afghan Groom 'lost hope' after deadly wedding blast

Afghan Groom 'lost hope' after deadly wedding blast

The bridegroom whose wedding was targeted by a suicide bomber in the Afghan capital Kabul says he has "lost hope" after the deadly attack.

2019-08-19 15:17:08
Trump confirms he's interested to buy Greenland

Trump confirms he's interested to buy Greenland

President Trump confirmed Sunday that he has asked his administration to explore the... 

2019-08-19 12:12:51
Detained Iran oil tanker sets sail from Gibraltar

Detained Iran oil tanker sets sail from Gibraltar

An Iranian ship held by Gibraltar since July on suspicion of transporting oil to Syria has left port.

2019-08-19 09:28:15
11 killed, 4 injured in lorry-van crash in Thailand

11 killed, 4 injured in lorry-van crash in Thailand

Eleven people, most of them Lao nationals, were killed and four others were injured in a violent collision between a passenger van and an 18-wheel lorry in Wang Sombun district of this eastern province on Sunday morning, police said.

2019-08-18 17:50:13
Kashmir's communications partially restored, says India

Kashmir's communications partially restored, says India

Landline telephone services are being restored to parts of Indian-administered Kashmir, India says.

2019-08-18 16:51:22
Paris waiter 'shot dead over slow service'

Paris waiter 'shot dead over slow service'

A waiter near Paris has been shot dead by a customer who was reportedly angry because his... 

2019-08-18 13:59:16
Boris Johnson in bid to renegotiate Brexit deal

Boris Johnson in bid to renegotiate Brexit deal

Boris Johnson will tell EU leaders there needs to be a new Brexit deal when he makes his...

2019-08-18 11:49:44
Sudan army, civilians seal interim power-sharing deal

Sudan army, civilians seal interim power-sharing deal

Sudan's ruling military council and civilian opposition alliance have signed a landmark...

2019-08-18 10:32:45
Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim killed in Saudi bus crash

Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim killed in Saudi bus crash

A Bangladeshi Hajj pilgrim was killed and 22 others injured in a bus accident in...

2019-08-18 10:19:47
Bomb kills 63 at wedding in Kabul

Bomb kills 63 at wedding in Kabul

A bomb has exploded in a wedding hall in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing 63 people...

2019-08-18 10:01:58