31 Dec 2014
Brussels: The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) on Wednesday said that journalists are not safe in Pakistan and it is the most dangerous country for scribes.
04 Feb 2015
London: Britain on Wednesday created history by becoming the first country to legalise children conceived with DNA from three parents after lawmakers voted in favour of the controversial procedure that sparked a fierce ethical debate with senior Church figures.
06 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today reached Bangladesh capital Dhaka on his maiden visit to the south Asian nation. During his two-day visit, Modi will hold wide-ranging talks with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina on the whole gamut of ties and ways to move forward further.
05 Jan 2015
Vatican City: Pope Francis has named twenty new cardinals, a majority of them from Africa, Asia and Latin America, increasingly key areas as the Roman Catholic Church's support shifts from its traditional European stronghold.
10 Dec 2014
Baghdad: A series of attacks in and near Baghdad on Wednesday, including one involving a suicide bomber driving a tanker truck, killed at least 15 people, Iraqi officials said.
09 Jul 2015
Beijing: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he had a 'comprehensive' meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping and both of them are 'strongly committed' to take bilateral ties to 'new heights', a day after raising strong concerns over China's move to block action against Pakistan over Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's release.
13 Jun 2015
Islamabad: In a veiled attack on India, Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif today accused it of 'creating instability' through ceasefire violations and supporting militancy in different areas of the country.
05 Nov 2014
Washington: Several Indian-Americans, who were in the fray this year for the crucial US elections, managed to win their respective seats with South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley and California Attorney General Kamala Harris leading the list by getting elected for a second consecutive time.
10 Dec 2014
Miami/Port-au-Prince: The Obama administration and the United Nations are pressuring Haiti's government to resolve a long-festering dispute over postponed elections in the face of anti-government protests across the impoverished Caribbean country.
07 Dec 2014
Los Angeles: A movie about the US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama is being developed.