Taiwan’s economic minister resigns over massive blackout

Taiwan's economy minister Lee Chih-kung has resigned after a generator...

270 bodies recovered from Sierra Leone

Rescue workers have recovered 270 bodies so far from a...

N Korea outlines Guam strike plan

North Korea's leader has delayed a decision on firing missiles...

KSA seeks Iraq's mediation to mend ties with Iran

RIYADH, Aug 14 (Agencies): The government of Kingdom of Saudi...

Elephants deployed in Nepal flood rescue efforts

Dozens of elephants and rafts have been deployed to rescue...

Flash floods kill 12 in northwest Iran

At least 12 people were killed and 38 others reportedly...

Train crash in Egypt kills 43

At least 43 people were killed and 122 others injured...

India steps up readiness on China border

India's military has increased operational readiness along the eastern Indian...

Lack of oxygen supply: 30 kids die in India

30 kids died in last 48 hours at Uttar Pradesh...

36 die in China coach crash

A coach has crashed into the wall of a tunnel...

N Korea promises US base strike plan in days

North Korea says its plan to fire four missiles near...

India planning road connecting six countries

New Delhi is now planning to extend the India- Myanmar-Thailand...

Key facts about Guam, the centre of US-N Korea crisis

The North Korean army's announcement that it is examining operational...

Gaza rocket hits southern Israel

A rocket fired from the Gaza Strip struck an open...

North Korea says considering missile strike on US military base

North Korea has said it is considering carrying out missile...

Collecting 'difficult memories' from the birth of two nations

As Pakistan and India turn 70, those who were there...

Pyongyang vows harsh revenge against fresh UN sanctions

MANILA, Aug 07 (Agencies): North Korea vowed Monday to bolster...

Attackers kill dozens of Afghan villagers in northern province

Insurgents attacked a village in the northern Afghan province of...

Syrian army takes last IS-held town in Homs

HOMS, Aug 06 (Agencies): Syria's army seized the last Islamic...

North Korea: UN backs fresh sanctions over missile tests

The United Nations Security Council has agreed on fresh sanctions...

Nepal car crash kills nine

Nine people were killed and seven others injured in a...

Israel removes Jerusalem flashpoint security apparatus

Muslim leaders have lifted a boycott of a key holy...

Mumbai building collapse death toll rises to 17

The death toll in the collapse of a building in...