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Japan earthquake: Death toll climbs to 44

The death toll in Japan earthquake has risen to 44, say reports. The earthquake of 6.4 magnitude struck Japan's Hokkaido island on Thursday killed a big number of people and....

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Paris Knife Attack : 7 British tourists injured, Afghan national taken into custody

Seven people including two British tourists were wounded and four others critically injured in Paris after they were attacked by a man armed with a knife and an iron bar,....

6 killed, 1 injured as helicopter crashes in Nepal

6 killed, 1 injured as helicopter crashes in Nepal

At least 6 people were killed and 1 woman was injured as a helicopter crashed into a hillside in central Nepal on Saturday, September 8th. The Altitude Air chopper crash-landed....

CBI dismisses Rahul Gandhi's allegations as baseless

Vijay Mallya extradition: UK is not a haven for criminals, says UK Minister

UK minister Graham Stuart on Saturday asserted that if found guilty, Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya will face the music just like any other criminal and that the United Kingdom....

Trump threatens to stop subsidies to growing economies like India, China

Trump threatens to stop subsidies to growing economies like India, China

The US President Donald Trump on Friday signalled the end of subsidies to India and China calling them as "crazy". Trump said that he wants to stop the subsidies that....

China’s richest man Jack Ma to retire from Alibaba on his birthday

China’s richest man Jack Ma to retire from Alibaba on his birthday

The co-founder of $420the billion internet company, Jack Ma, has announced that he will be retiring from Alibaba on Monday. Jack Ma who will be turning 54 on September 10....

Donald Trump calls for an investigation to anonymous NYT op-ed author by Jeff Sessions

Donald Trump asks DoJ to find out anonymous NYT op-ed author identity

United States President Donald Trump called for an investigation by attorney general Jeff Sessions into The New York Times op-ed piece by an anonymous official, who is said to be a....

Imran Khan asks Pakistani diaspora to pool in $1000 per person to build dams

Newly-elected Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday addressed the nation to appeal for donations to the dams fund set up by the Supreme Court. There is no doubt that....

Pak army chief Qamar Bajwa who hugged Sidhu hails slain Jammu and Kashmir terrorist Burhan Wani

Pak army chief Qamar Bajwa who hugged Sidhu hails slain Jammu and Kashmir terrorist Burhan Wani

Addressing his country at an event organised to celebrate Pakistan's Defence Day, Pak Army Chief General Qamar Bajwa spilt venom for India by stating that the Pakistan Army is ready....

US: Active shooter in Cincinnati, investigation underway

US: Active shooter in Cincinnati, investigation underway

At least 4 people were shot dead and 2 others were injured after an unidentified gunman opened fire at a bank headquarters in downtown Cincinnati, the police officials said on....

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Emirates plane quarantined at New York's JFK airport after 100 people fall ill

At least 10 passengers were admitted to the hospital after an Emirates flight from Dubai landed in New York around 9:00am. According to initial reports, as many as 100 passengers and....

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Jalaluddin Haqqani, founder of Haqqani terrorist network, dies from illness: Afghan Taliban

Jalaluddin Haqqani, who founded the militant Haqqani network in Afghanistan in the 1970s, has died after several years of illness, the Afghan Taliban announced on Tuesday. The Taliban issued a....

Pak Finance Minister Mehmood Qureshi says USD 300 million neither aid nor assistance, it is what Pentagon owes to us

Pak Finance Minister Mehmood Qureshi says USD 300 million neither aid nor assistance, it is what Pentagon owes to us

Just a day after the United States decided to scrap the “$300 million military aid to Pakistan“, the country's new Foreign Minister Mehmood Qureshi retorted by claiming that the amount....

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Myanmar court sentences 2 Reuters reporters to 7 years in jail for possessing 'official secrets'

A Myanmar court on Monday sentenced two Reuters journalists to seven years in prison for violating a state secrets act during their reporting of the Rohingya crisis, reports said. Reporters....

US cancels $300 million aid to Pakistan over its inaction against terror groups

In a tit-for-tat move, the US military has announced that it was cancelling $300 million in aid to ally Pakistan over what it calls Islamabad's failure to take action against....

Dutch politician Geert Wilders scraps Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest

Dutch politician Geert Wilders scraps Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest

After alleged death threats and massive protests in Pakistan, the far-right Dutch politician Geert Wilders on Thursday cancelled a drawing competition of the Prophet Muhammad, which sparked much outrage. Wilders, who....

Donald Trump threatens to pull US out of WTO if it doesn't shape up

Donald Trump threatens to pull US out of WTO if it doesn't shape up

The United States will pull out of the World Trade Organisation (WTO) if it does not shape up, said United States President Donald Trump in a recent interview. The US....

Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola to buy Costa Coffee for $5.1 billion

Coca-Cola has agreed to buy the world's largest coffee chain Costa Coffee, which has more than 3500 coffee shops around the world. According to reports, the deal will be finalised in....

Imran Khan's government preparing proposal to resolve Kashmir dispute: Pakistan minister

Imran Khan's government preparing proposal to resolve Kashmir dispute: Pakistan minister

In what could draw a sharp criticism from the Indian government, the newly elected government in Pakistan is preparing a proposal on Kashmir conflict, according to Imran Khan's colleague in....

Bangladesh: Journalist hacked to death at her home

Bangladesh: Journalist hacked to death at her home

A journalist of a TV channel in Bangladesh was hacked to death with a sharp weapon by some unidentified assailants inside her home on Wednesday. The journalist identified as Subarna....

Florida: 4 people dead, 7 injured in Jacksonville mall shooting

Florida: 4 people dead, 7 injured in Jacksonville mall shooting

4 people were shot dead and at least 7 were injured in a shooting at an entertainment complex in Jacksonville, Florida on Sunday. The killer, identified as David Katz, according....

Top Gun-inspired woman to become the first female fighter pilot in Japan

Top Gun-inspired woman to become the first female fighter pilot in Japan

In what could be perceived as one of the biggest achievement in terms of gender equality, Japan has recently appointed a 26-year-old 1st Lt. Misa Matsushima as her first women....

Pakistan PM Imran Khan bans first-class air travel by President, PM and other top officials

Pakistan PM Imran Khan bans first-class air travel by President, PM and other top officials

Pakistan's newly-elected Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday imposed a ban on first-class air travel, discretionary use of state funds by the officials, leaders of the government which will also....

Scott Morrison to replace Malcolm Turnbull as Australian Prime Minister

Scott Morrison to replace Malcolm Turnbull as Australian Prime Minister

Scott Morrison will become the 30th Prime Minister of Australia after winning the Liberal Party leadership battle on Thursday. Morrison, who is believed to be an ally of deposed leader....

Pakistan PM Imran Khan says ready to provide any humanitarian assistance to Kerala flood victims

Pakistan's newly elected Prime Minister Imran Khan has offered any humanitarian assistance to India in the wake of Kerala floods, which has devastated the state. After UAE, and other countries,....

Pakistan's Foreign Minister says they have solid evidence against Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan's Foreign Minister says they have solid evidence against Kulbhushan Jadhav

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi while addressing media in Multan city on Thursday said that the country was hopeful that it will win the case against alleged Indian spy....

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Bomb blast victims sue famous Indian Eatery in Canada for 6 million dollars

On May 24, two birthday parties were being celebrated in the Bombay Bhel restaurant at Mississauga in Ontario. Suddenly, two men with their faces covered entered this popular restaurant and....

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Imran Khan government bars Nawaz Sharif, daughter from leaving Pakistan

The newly elected government of Pakistan headed by cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan on Monday decided that former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam, who are currently serving their jail....

Pak PM Imran Khan thanks Sidhu, says his critics are doing disservice to peace

Imran Khan thanks Sidhu, says his critics are doing disservice to peace

On Tuesday, newly elected Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan took to his Twitter handle and thanked his friend and former cricketer Navjot Singh Sidhu for being a part of his....

Finance Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi calls to alter the direction of Pakistan's foreign policy

Shah Mehmood Qureshi calls to alter direction of Pakistan's foreign policy

Newly-appointed Foreign Minister of Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Monday, August 20, said that there is a need to change the direction of country's foreign policy. His comments come after....