Category: International

Erdoğan, Putin say Astana process produces concrete results in Syria

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin praised the Astana process for producing concrete results and creating conditions for dialogue...

US only nation to reject Paris climate pact after Syria’s decision to join

The Assad regime said at the U.N. climate talks in Bonn on Tuesday that it would join the Paris Agreement, leaving the United States as the only nation to say it will...

More power to Crown Prince as Saudi Arabia arrests princes, ministers in sweeping purge

Saudi Arabia arrested 11 princes, including a prominent billionaire, and dozens of current and former ministers, reports said, in a sweeping crackdown as the...

9 bodies, 2 severed heads found in Tokyo flat

Japanese police have found nine bodies, including two with their heads severed and dumped in a cool box, in a flat in the Tokyo suburbs, media reported on Tuesday....

Singapore bans Islamic scholar Mufti Menk’s entry

Singapore has banned Islamic preacher and scholar Mufti Ismail Menk from entering the city-state, saying that his views promote religious discord, reported Al Jazeera on...

200 feared dead in tunnel accident at North Korea nuclear test site: report

More than 200 people are feared to have died when a tunnel caved in at North Korea’s nuclear test site after its latest detonation, a Japanese news report said on...

8 killed as truck driver plows through bike path in New York

A pickup driver killed eight people in New York on Tuesday, mowing down cyclists and pedestrians, before striking a school bus in the city’s first deadly attack...

Turkey, Azerbaijan bilateral ties strengthen with cooperation

On the second day of his official visit to Azerbaijan, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Azerbaijani President İlham Aliyev highlighted the existing cooperation...

Afghan govt for early development of Chabahar port

Afghanistan’s foreign minister asked India on Monday to expedite development of a strategic port in Iran to bolster a trade route for land-locked Central Asian...

New Hamas leader Haniyeh in Egypt to hold meeting on Gaza blockade

The new chief of Palestinian group Hamas Ismail Haniyeh arrived in Cairo Saturday to hold talks with senior Egyptian officials on his first such visit as leader, a...