New York, Oct 16 : Police in Texas continues to look for clues in the disappearance of a three-year-old Indian girl, who was left outside her house at night by her father as punishment for not drinking milk, the US media said. Sherin Mathew, who was adopted from an Indian orphanage, was reported missing on […]

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Washington, Oct 16 : The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection has announced that the death toll from the week-long wildfire has reached 40 while 75,000 people remain evacuated. After six days of hard work, firefighters continue to fight a fire that, for the time being, has devastated more than 88,000 hectares and reduced […]

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Pyongyang, Oct 16 : Continuing its harsh anti-US rhetoric, North Korea has called President Donald Trump a “war merchant and strangler of peace”. Trump’s administration is selling weapons to South Korea and Japan with the intent of enriching the makers of US arms while creating “a hair trigger situation” on the Korean Peninsula, said a […]

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Moscow, Oct 16 : Kyrgyzstan’s socialist democrat candidate, Sooronbai Jeenbekov, won the first round of the presidential election with 54.2 per cent of the vote, the Central Election Commission said. Omurbek Babanov, leader of the opposition Respublika-Ata Zhurt party and one of the richest man in the country, finished second, ahead of nine other candidates, […]

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Tehran, Oct 16 : US President Donald Trump’s recent anti-Iran speech was under the influence of lobbyists from Israel and Saudi Arabia, Iran’s Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani said. It was clear that the Zionist regime of Israel and some countries like Saudi Arabia have played a major role in writing Trump’s speech and guiding him, […]

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Dhaka, Oct 16 : The United Nations has raised the number of newly arrived Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh fleeing violence in Myanmar to 537,000. This is an increase of about 1,000 since the last UN report. The report by the Inter Sector Coordination Group of the UN includes data up to October 14 and said the […]

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Tehran, Oct 14 : Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has downplayed US President Donald Trump’s aggressive remarks over Iran’s commitments to 2015 international nuclear deal as well as Tehran’s ballistic missile programme. In a live speech that followed Trump’s remarks pertaining to new US strategy towards Iran, Rouhani on Friday said President Trump cannot decertify Iran’s […]

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Riyadh, Oct 14 : Saudi Arabian government has welcomed the firm new strategy towards Iran announced by US President Donald Trump. The Saudi government hailed in a statement on Friday the commitment of Trump in working with the US allies to face joint challenges, including the hostile policies of Iran, Xinhua reported citing Al Riyadh […]

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Mogadishu, Oct 14 : At least 40 persons were killed and several injured in a deadly bomb explosion near a popular hotel in the Somali capital of Mogadishu on Saturday, the police said. Adan Mohamed, a witness, told Xinhua that a vehicle loaded with explosives exploded at the junction of KM5 just opposite Safari hotel. […]

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