• Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Confident of poll win, Modi's alliance...

Confident of poll win, Modi's alliance...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

Economic growth eased to a five-quarter low of 6.6% in the three months to December and there are signs...

May's final bid to salvage Brexit deal...

May's final bid to salvage Brexit deal...

Europe

Wed, May 22 2019

MPs have already rejected her Brexit deal three times

Poll: Half of American adults expect...

Poll: Half of American adults expect...

North America

Wed, May 22 2019

Historically tense relations between Washington and Tehran worsened in May after US President Donald...

India's opposition parties allege vote...

India's opposition parties allege vote...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

Their concern stemmed from video clips on social media purportedly showing attempts to replace the machines...

Study: World nations failing the poorest...

Study: World nations failing the poorest...

World

Wed, May 22 2019

In 2015, all UN member states adopted 17 goals for sustainable development by 2030, but they are lagging...

6 dead in Indonesia post-election...

6 dead in Indonesia post-election...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

Protests on Tuesday by supporters of Prabowo Subianto, started peacefully but turned violent in the evening,...

Fake news rampant after Sri Lanka attacks...

Fake news rampant after Sri Lanka attacks...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

After the ban, many anxious social media users switched to virtual private networks (VPNs) or the TOR...

India decides:Counting the world's largest...

India decides:Counting the world's largest...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

More than 67% of the electorate turned out to use the electronic voting machines during seven rounds...

UN:11 Syrian civilians killed in southern...

UN:11 Syrian civilians killed in southern...

Middle East

Wed, May 22 2019

At least 380 civilians have also been arrested in the period from July 26, 2018 to March 13, 2019

Trump to visit Ireland on trip to...

Trump to visit Ireland on trip to...

North America

Wed, May 22 2019

The June 5 visit to Ireland is part of a planned European tour for the president

May 22: What happened this day in...

May 22: What happened this day in...

World

Wed, May 22 2019

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Minorities, especially Muslims, fearful...

Minorities, especially Muslims, fearful...

South Asia

Wed, May 22 2019

Results of the world’s biggest election due tomorrow

Cannes diaries: Robert Pattinson and...

Cannes diaries: Robert Pattinson and...

Showtime

Wed, May 22 2019

Robert Pattinson's 'The Lighthouse' was in my section — and of all the screenings,...

Infographic: Rising ocean levels could...

Infographic: Rising ocean levels could...

World

Tue, May 21 2019

Global sea levels could rise by more than two metres by the end of the century resulting in the displacement...

Infographic: Joko Widodo wins second...

Infographic: Joko Widodo wins second...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Joko Widodo has been re-elected as Indonesia’s president following the poll in April, former general...

UN warns aid to Yemen could be...

UN warns aid to Yemen could be...

Middle East

Tue, May 21 2019

The Rome-headquartered WFP lamented that in Yemen 'our greatest challenge does not come from the...

Egyptian security forces kill 16 suspected...

Egyptian security forces kill 16 suspected...

Middle East

Tue, May 21 2019

Egypt has long been fighting Islamist militants, who have waged an insurgency that has killed hundreds...

Showdown in Congress between Trump,...

Showdown in Congress between Trump,...

North America

Tue, May 21 2019

In a sign of the uphill battle their investigations face, an attorney for Trump's former lawyer Don...

Venezuela's Maduro proposes early elections...

Venezuela's Maduro proposes early elections...

Latin America

Tue, May 21 2019

Maduro accuses Guaido of staging a US-backed coup against his socialist administration and says he will...

'Game of Thrones' scores record TV audience,...

'Game of Thrones' scores record TV audience,...

Showtime

Tue, May 21 2019

The previous record for a single telecast in HBO history -- 13.4 million -- was held by the season four...

Saudi media accuses Yemen rebels of...

Saudi media accuses Yemen rebels of...

Middle East

Tue, May 21 2019

The Huthis denied any such missile fire, adding that they would have claimed responsibility if they had...