Category: International

Palestinians protest Israeli murder of Hamas figure

WEST BANK: Angry Palestinians have taken to the streets Monday in the occupied West Bank to protest Israeli assassination of a senior Hamas figure. People in the...

Muslim women form human chain across Westminster Bridge

LONDON: A group of Muslim women formed a human chain across London’s Westminster Bridge on Monday, the scene of the UK’s recent terror attack, as a show of...

World countries to start talks on nuke weapons ban

NEW YORK: World countries are set to launch talks on a global nuclear weapons ban despite objections from major nuclear powers. Some 123 member states of the United...

China, Australia embrace cooperation, free trade in face of rising protectionism

BEIJING: China and Australia on Friday inked a series of bilateral agreements and moved to expand free trade between the two major Asia-Pacific economies in a vote of...

Fights erupt at pro-Trump rally

CALIFORNIA: Supporters of President Donald Trump holding a rally on a popular southern California beach clashed with counter-protesters on Saturday and four people were...

7 Indian troops killed in IHK army camp attack

Jammu: Two majors and five soldiers of the Indian Army were killed in an attack on an Army unit in Jammu and Kashmir’s Nagrota on Tuesday. Army personnel killed three...

Brazilian football team plane crashes; 75 killed, 6 survive

SAO PAULO: Traveling on the doomed airliner that crashed in Colombia overnight were the players and staff of a Brazilian football club about to complete a fairytale...

At least 120 killed as train derails in India

KANPUR: Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed Sunday, killing at least 120 people, in the worst...

India bans Zakir Naik’s NGO for five years

NEW DELHI: The government on Tuesday banned Islamic Research Foundation (IRF), the NGO of preacher Zakir Naik, as an ‘unlawful organisation’ for five years with...

China’s first female fighter pilot dies in crash

The first woman to fly China’s J-10 fighter plane was killed in a crash during an aerobatics training exercise, Chinese media reported on Monday. Yu Xu, 30, a...