Friday, February 22, 2019
Mexico City, Jan 28: As many as twelve people died and two injured in a clash between two groups of armed civilians in southern Mexican state of Guerrero, local officials said. The clash occurred at around 1500 hrs local time ,Roberto Alvarez, spokesperson of the state security authorities said. A case has...
Brasilia, Jan 28: The death toll to dam burst at an iron ore mine in south-eastern Brazil town of Brumadinho owned by Vale SA, rose to 58, officials said on Monday. According to Vale 305 employees, contractors and residents were still missing adding that 192 have been rescued so far. "After...
Islamabad, Jan 25: US President Donald Trump has expressed his desire to meet Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, spokesperson of Pakistan's foreign ministry said on Thursday. Addressing the weekly briefing here, the spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said that during his recent visit to Pakistan, US Senator Lindsey Graham, discussed about Trump's interest...
Dhaka, Jan 25: At least 13 workers were killed while two injured after a coal-laden truck overturned and crashed into a dormitory of a brick kiln labourers early on Wednesday in the morning in Chauddagram upazila of Cumilla district in Bangladesh on Friday. The deceased were the labourers of Kazi...
Washington, Jan 25: US space agency NASA has indefinitely postponed its Day of Remembrance ceremony dedicated to space heroes, who gave their lives for space exploration, due to the ongoing government shutdown. The ceremony scheduled for January 31 has been postponed by NASA, Administrator Jim Bridenstine said, until the agency's employees...
Washington, Jan 23: The Supreme Court allowed US President Donald Trump's transgender military ban to go into effect on Tuesday, dealing a blow to LGBT activists who call the ban cruel and irrational. The Justices did not rule on the merits of the case, but will allow the ban to go...
Washington, Jan 22: Two years after taking the oath of office, US President Donald Trump has made 8,158 false or misleading claims, according to The Washington Post's database. The daily's Fact Checker's database analyses, categorises and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the President, it said in the report on Monday. In...
Jakarta, Jan 22: An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale rocked East Nusa Tenggara province of Indonesia on Tuesday, but was not potential for tsunami, the country's meteorology and geophysics agency said. There was no initial report of damage, the agency said. The quake had epicentre at 103 km southwest of...
Paris, Jan 22: France has summoned Italy's ambassador after the Italian Deputy Prime Minister accused the French of exploiting Africa and fuelling migration. On Sunday, Luigi di Maio called on the European Union to impose sanctions on France for its Africa policies, the BBC reported. French diplomatic sources quoted by Italian news...
Taipei:  A Taiwanese hiker, known for posting her bikini selfies from summits conquered, has died after falling into a 65-feet deep ravine during a solo trek. Gigi Wu tragically froze to her death following the fall, as the 36-year-old, could not be saved by emergency services due to foul weather, people...