Friday, February 22, 2019

Four killed in Baghdad suicide bombing

BAGHDAD, May 24 (AFP): At least four people were killed and several others wounded when a suicide bomber struck a cafe in Baghdad where...

Cyclone Mekunu strikes Oman, Yemen; 6 dead, 30 including Indians still missing

Salalah, May 27 (AP): A cyclone more powerful than any previously recorded in southern Oman slammed into the Gulf country and neighbouring Yemen yesterday,...

Malaysia to build island in waters near Singapore, move could anger its neighbour

Kuala Lampur, May 30 (AFP): Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said today he wants to develop an island on a cluster of rocks previously...

Spain rescues 240 migrants, 1 dies crossing Mediterranean

MADRID, Jun 3 (AP): Spain's maritime rescue service says it has rescued 240 people but one person apparently drowned while trying to cross the...

Pakistan bans social studies books for showing Kashmir as part of India

UPDATED, Jun 8 (PTI): Pakistan has banned social studies books in private schools in Punjab province for showing Kashmir as a part of India...

Japan Slams Russia For Laying Cables To Disputed Island

TOKYO, June 11 (PTI): Japanese officials criticised Russia on Monday for its plans to lay fibre-optic cables to islands disputed by Tokyo and Moscow,...

China, Pakistan to jointly produce film on CPEC

Beijing, Jun 15 (PTI): For the first time, filmmakers from China and Pakistan will jointly produce a movie showcasing the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC)...

Post-Brexit UK-India partnership can shape global economy: UK Minister

London, Jun 19 (PTI): The first-ever UK-India Week was launched here today with the message that a post-Brexit bilateral trade partnership has the potential...

India, Cuba agree to enhance cooperation in biotechnology, renewable energy

HAVANA, Jun 23 (PTI): India and Cuba have agreed to enhance cooperation in biotechnology, renewable energy and traditional medicine as President Ram Nath Kovind...

2+2 Dialogue may help change current narrative on India-US ties: Experts

WASHINGTON, Jun 26 (PTI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold talks with their American counterparts Mike Pompeo and...


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