Thursday, December 12, 2019

World getting hotter, more dangerous faster than thought: UN chief

Madrid, Dec 11 (PTI): The world is getting hotter and more dangerous faster than previously thought, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said here at the...

Nearly 100 Rohingya Face Jail In Myanmar As Hague Hears Genocide Case

The Hague, Netherlands, Dec 11 (AFP): Nearly 100 Rohingya appeared in a Myanmar court Wednesday after being arrested for trying to flee persecution, their...

Afghan bomber hits medical facility near US base, 2 killed

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A powerful suicide bombing targeted an under-construction medical facility Wednesday near Bagram Air Base, the main American base north of...

Trump meets Russia’s Sergey Lavrov, warns against attempt to interfere in 2020 elections: WH

Washington, Dec 11 (PTI) US President Donald Trump has warned Russia against any attempt to interfere in the 2020 presidential polls and also urged...

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is Time ‘person of the year’

NEW YORK , Dec 11 (AP) — Teenage Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg was named Time’s youngest “person of the year” on Wednesday. Thunberg, 16,...

Iran says it’s defused large cyberattack on infrastructure

Tehran, Dec 11 (AP): Iran's telecommunications minister announced on Wednesday that the country has defused a massive cyberattack on unspecified electronic infrastructure" but provided...

Nepal police unearth multi-million rupees online fraud involving Indians

Kathmandu, Dec 11 (PTI): Nepal Police have unearthed a multi-million rupees online fraud involving Nepalese, Indian, Nigerian and British nationals and arrested three accused. Three...

US, China Working To Postpone December 15 Tariffs: Report

Washington, Dec 10 (AFP): US and Chinese officials are working on a deal to postpone a round of tariffs set to hit Chinese imports...

China Plans To Launch Its Own Digital Currency: Report

Beijing, Dec 10 (PTI): China plans to launch its own digital currency to stay ahead of the global competition with its central bank approving...

Sixth Person Dies After New Zealand Volcano Eruption: Police

Sydney, Dec 10 (AFP): The death toll from New Zealand's White Island volcano eruption rose to six late Tuesday, after an injured person died...


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