Sunday, March 24, 2019
In Nepal, the left alliance has won two third seats of direct election in lower house of the parliament. Out of 165 constituencies of House of Representative under First Past the Post, Left alliance has begged 113 seats and leading in 4. Ruling Nepali Congress able to get just...
US President Donald Trump has directed NASA to send Americans to the Moon for the first time in decades, a move he said would help prepare for a future Mars trip. The last time US astronauts visited the Moon was during the Apollo missions of the 1960s and 1970s. On...
Saudi Arabia will have its first public cinemas in more than 35 years, after the government announced the lifting of ban on movie theatres. Minister of Culture and Information Awwad bin Saleh Alawwad in a statement said that opening cinemas will act as a catalyst for economic growth and...
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said today that Ukraine was the sole sticking point keeping the United States and Russia from forging a closer relationship. Tillerson's focus on Ukraine came as he met with European diplomats at the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe, established during the Cold...
United States today issued a worldwide caution to its citizens travelling overseas. It has urged them to exercise caution in the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel as it may trigger violent protests. The travel advisory includes South Asia in particular Afghanistan...
In the United States, two students were killed in a shooting at their school in New Mexico. Police said on Twitter that the attack took place today at a school located in the small town of Aztec. Police also said that the assailant was dead. However, Christensen and New Mexico...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Cabinet today formally approved April 30, 2019, as the abdication date for Emperor Akihito. The Cabinet's approval comes a week after a meeting of the Imperial House Council comprising Abe, politicians, the judiciary and members of the Imperial family, agreed upon the date for the...
A 25-year-old Indian sportsman, who was arrested in New York, US, on charges of sexually abusing a minor girl, has avoided trial by pleading guilty and is awaiting deportation. Authorities said, Tanveer Hussain, a snowshoe racer from Kashmir, was charged with first-degree sexual abuse, a felony, and endangering the welfare...
Russia's Defence Ministry today said its mission to oust Islamic State terrorists from Syria had been accomplished as Syria has been completely liberated from the extremist group. Senior military officer Sergei Rudskoi in Moscow said that there is not a single village or district in Syria under the control of...
In Spain, tens of thousands of people from Catalonia rallied today in Brussels, decrying what they see as the European Union's failure to help them following a failed independence referendum. Police said around 45,000 people took to the streets of the Belgian capital for a rally that comes amid campaigning...