Reports: Myanmar forces kill 82 in single day in city

Yangon, Apr 10 (AP) At least 82 people were killed in one day in a crackdown by Myanmar security forces on pro-democracy protesters, according...

Iran says nuke program testing newest advanced centrifuge

Tehran, Apr 10 (AP) Iran said Saturday it has begun mechanical tests on its newest advanced nuclear centrifuge, even as the five world powers...

Dominant Anshu, steady Sonam qualify for Tokyo Games; door shut on Sakshi Malik

Almaty (Kazakhstan), Apr 10 (PTI) Dishing out impressive performances, India's young wrestlers Anshu Malik and Sonam Malik qualifed for the Tokyo Games by winning...

Indonesia quake kills 8 in Java, jolts Bali; no tsunami risk

Malang (Indonesia), Apr 10 (AP) A strong earthquake killed at least eight people, injured 23 others and damaged more than 300 buildings on Indonesia's...

Queen Elizabeth II’s husband, Prince Philip, dies aged 99

London, Apr 9 (PTI) Britain's Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II and the longest-serving royal consort in British history passed away on...

US Navy conducts freedom of navigation operation in Indian waters without New Delhi’s prior...

Washington, Apr 9 (PTI) The US Navy carried out a freedom of navigation operation in the Indian waters near Lakshadweep Islands on Wednesday without...

US-Russian trio blast off on mission to space station

Moscow, Apr 9 (AP) A Russian-US trio of space travellers launched successfully Friday, heading for the International Space Station. NASA astronaut Mark Vande Hei and...

China, Bhutan discuss road map to expedite talks to resolve border dispute

Beijing, Apr 9 (PTI) Senior officials of China and Bhutan have discussed a roadmap to expedite their boundary talks and agreed to continue to...

Nepali Congress initiate talks with CPN-MC, JSP to topple PM Oli’s government

Kathmandu, Apr 9 (PTI) Nepal's main Opposition party Nepali Congress has launched talks with the leaders of the CPN-Maoist Center and Janata Samajbadi Party...

US envoy Kerry discusses climate challenges in Bangladesh

Dhaka, Apr 9 (AP) John Kerry, the special US envoy on climate, said Friday that President Joe Biden is eager to work with Bangladesh...

US sanctions Chinese computer makers in widening tech fight

Beijing, Apr 9 (AP) The Biden administration has added seven Chinese supercomputer research labs and manufacturers to a US export blacklist in a spreading...

Asian shares mostly lower on strong China price data

Bangkok, Apr 9 (AP) Shares fell Friday in most Asian markets after China reported a stronger than expected rise in prices that could prompt...

Positive atmosphere, little progress in Iran nuclear talks

Berlin, Apr 9 (AP) Nascent talks aimed at bringing the United States back into the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran broke Friday without any...

Distrust of China’s role in Indo-Pacific region has consolidated Quad: CRS report

Washington, Apr 9 (PTI) The distrust of Beijing's role in the Indo-Pacific region has consolidated the Quad, comprising Australia, India, Japan and the US,...

Kremlin says it fears full-scale fighting in Ukraine’s east

MOSCOW, Apr 9 (AP) — The Kremlin said Friday it fears the resumption of full-scale fighting in eastern Ukraine and could take steps to...

India is major player on global stage: US envoy John Kerry

Washington, 7 Apr: Observing that India is a major player on a global stage, US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry on Wednesday...

Main opposition party against mining wins Greenland election

HELSINKI, 7 Apr: Greenland’s main opposition party, which is against an international mining project involving uranium and other metals on the Arctic island, has...

Indonesia landslides death toll rises to 126, dozens missing

LEMBATA, Indonesia, 7 Apr: The death toll from mudslides in eastern Indonesia has risen to 126 with scores still missing, officials said Wednesday, as...

Leaders of Russia and China tighten their grips, grow closer

MOSCOW, 7 Apr: They’re not leaders for life — not technically, at least. But in political reality, the powerful tenures of China’s Xi Jinping...

US military cites rising risk of Chinese move against Taiwan

Washington, 7 Apr: The American military is warning that China is probably accelerating its timetable for capturing control of Taiwan, the island democracy that...