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Putin says US strikes on Syria illegal,...

Putin says US strikes on Syria illegal,...

World

Fri, Apr 7 2017

Putin's spokesman Dmitry Peskov was cited as saying that the Russian leader regarded the US action as...

Infographic: Suu Kyi denies Rohingya...

Infographic: Suu Kyi denies Rohingya...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 7 2017

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has denied ethnic cleansing of the country's Rohingya Muslims, despite...

Trump fires missiles into Syrian...

Trump fires missiles into Syrian...

World

Fri, Apr 7 2017

The deployment of military force against Assad marked a major reversal for Trump

Israel appoints its first female Muslim...

Israel appoints its first female Muslim...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Rasha Atamny from Baqa al-Gharbiya, a small Arab town, will be heading to Turkey

Suu Kyi: No ethnic cleansing of Myanmar...

Suu Kyi: No ethnic cleansing of Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi has denied there is ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, despite...

China lodges protest with India over...

China lodges protest with India over...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Beijing claims that the religious leader is bent on splitting Tibet from China and has previously condemned...

Thai king signs junta's new...

Thai king signs junta's new...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 6 2017

In a solemn and ritual-laden ceremony, the 64-year-old king inked three copies of the document, which...

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

Afghanistan dangles lithium wealth to...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The mountainous, land-locked nation has huge, largely untouched reserves of copper, iron ore, chromite,...

Syria gas attack is enormous political...

Syria gas attack is enormous political...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The images of lifeless children and others gasping for breath were reminiscent of the 2013 attack near...

Bashar al-Assad: No option except victory...

Bashar al-Assad: No option except victory...

World

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The interview published on Thursday underlined Assad's confidence as he reiterated his goal of dealing...

Whatsapp and Facebook to come under...

Whatsapp and Facebook to come under...

World

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The case was in relation to WhatsApp’s 2016 privacy policy that allowed for the sharing of users’ data...

Thousands evacuated in New Zealand amid...

Thousands evacuated in New Zealand amid...

World

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Scores of roads were closed or blocked by landslips across New Zealand's North Island following two days...

Iceland could be the first country to...

Iceland could be the first country to...

Europe

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Iceland's parliament is examining a bill that would require companies to prove they offer equal pay to...

Bangladeshi-American teen gives shout-out...

Bangladeshi-American teen gives shout-out...

World

Thu, Apr 6 2017

“My unapologetic progressivism is a central part of my identity, and I wanted that to be represented...

Ambulance carrying bleeding child waits...

Ambulance carrying bleeding child waits...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 6 2017

The widely circulated video also shows how a few people were trying to negotiate with police officials...

Trump drops Steve Bannon from National...

Trump drops Steve Bannon from National...

North America

Thu, Apr 6 2017

Vice President Mike Pence said Bannon would continue to play an important role in policy

Trump: Chemical attack in Syria crossed...

Trump: Chemical attack in Syria crossed...

World

Thu, Apr 6 2017

US officials rejected Russia's assertion that Syrian rebels were to blame for the attack

Dog saves wedding party from suicide...

Dog saves wedding party from suicide...

Africa

Wed, Apr 5 2017

According to a source, the dog belonged to a resident of the neighbourhood where the wedding took...

Billionaire Warren Buffett becomes face...

Billionaire Warren Buffett becomes face...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Apr 5 2017

In Communist-ruled China Buffett's business acumen has made him a celebrity and inspired thousands of...

Dalai Lama blames parochial Chinese...

Dalai Lama blames parochial Chinese...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The Buddhist leader was in Bomdila, a town that suffered through one of the final phases of the brief...

EU Parliament adopts Brexit red...

EU Parliament adopts Brexit red...

Europe

Wed, Apr 5 2017

The parliament is likely to hold a vote on any final Brexit deal at the end of 2018 or in early