21 Apr 2011
US Deputy National Security Advisor Denis McDonough and African Union Commission Chairperson Jean Ping discussed the present situation in Libya, Sudan, Cote d’Ivoire and Somalia in a meeting on Thursday.
21 Apr 2011
The US military jets destroyed two surface-to-air missiles sites belonging to the Muammar Gaddafi regime as a part of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) mission in Libya.
27 Apr 2016
Washington: Real estate tycoon Donald Trump swept the East Coast primaries after posting big wins in all five Northeast states, while Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton won in Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania, according to media projections today.
02 Jul 2015
London: A Saudi Arabian billionaire is planning to give his entire USD 32-billion (Rs 2.03 lakh crore) fortune to charity, media reported. Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, one of the richest men in the world, said he wanted to donate to groups that promote health and help with disaster relief, it said.
26 Aug 2012
Days ahead of the new UN-Arab League joint special representative for Syria Lakhdar Brahimi takes charge, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has reiterated his support him.
23 Apr 2016
Washington: Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump and his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton are leading in most of the states, where the primaries are scheduled next week and thereafter, according to latest polls.
29 Jan 2016
Washington: Republican presidential front runner Donald Trump yesterday gained substantial lead in early voting States of Iowa and South Carolina, while his Democratic counterpart Hillary Clinton has a narrow lead over her nearest rival Bernie Sanders, latest opinion polls show.
19 Oct 2015
Jerusalem: An Arab attacker armed with a gun and a knife opened fire in a southern Israel bus station, police said, killing an Israeli soldier and wounding 10 people in one of the boldest attacks yet in a month-long wave of violence.
02 Jan 2016
Moscow: A new appraisal names the United States as one of the threats to Russia's national security for the first time, a sign of how relations with the west have deteriorated in recent years.
11 Feb 2013
Syrian rebels launched fierce assaults on government troops in several parts of the country, as a UN envoy urged the leader of the opposition to seek dialogue with the Damascus regime.