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Germany election: Angela Merkel wins fourth term, hard-right AfD enters parliament

With nearly 33 per cent of the votes, Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Union (CDU/CSU) remained the single largest party in Germany’s parliament.

Sep 25, 2017 04:25 AM

Bodies of 28 Hindus killed by Rohingya militants discovered from mass grave: Myanmar Army

Myanmar Army have claimed that a mass grave of at least 28 Hindus killed by the Muslim Rohingya militants have been discovered in the violence wracked Rakhine state on Sunday.

Sep 25, 2017 12:08 AM

US strikes Islamic State camp in Libya; 17 dead: US Africa Command

US forces carried out six 'precision air strikes' against an Islamic State camp in Libya, killing 17 people, the US Africa Command said on Sunday.

Sep 24, 2017 11:06 PM

UN General Assembly: Pakistan diplomat piggybacks on Arundhati Roy’s statement to target India

Pakistan’s permanent representative to United Nations Maleeha Lodhi quoted Indian novelist Arundhati Roy to attack External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in the UN General Assembly after she said...

Sep 24, 2017 07:09 PM

Donald Trump warns North Korea, says they won't be around much longer

US President Donald Trump warned North Korea, saying if the country's foreign minister was echoing thoughts of his supreme leader Kim Jong-Un in his threatening speech at the UN, "they won't be around...

Sep 24, 2017 06:32 PM

Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh forces mobile phone ban on Rohingya Muslim refugees

It is the latest restriction imposed on the Rohingya who have fled in huge numbers from violence in neighbouring Rakhine state into squalid camps in Bangladesh's southernmost Cox' Bazar district in...

Sep 24, 2017 04:52 PM

US bombers fly off the east coast of North Korea to display strength: Pentagon

US bombers flew off the east coast of North Korea in a show of strength carried out to demonstrate American military prowess amid escalated tensions between the two countries due to Pyongyang’s...

Sep 24, 2017 08:01 AM

'Not much' of a nuclear deal after Iran tests missile: Trump

Iran’s test launch of new medium-range missile calls into question a landmark nuclear deal with the United States and other world powers, President Donald Trump has said, while also accusing the...

Sep 24, 2017 05:48 AM

Sushma Swaraj at UNGA: India produced scholars, scientists, Pakistan created terrorists

Bombarding Pakistan with her piercing eloquence at UNGA, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday said the in reply to India's IITs, IIMS and AIIMS, the country has produced LeT...

Sep 24, 2017 12:12 AM

‘Look who is talking’, Sushma Swaraj ridicules Pakistan at UNGA

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday ripped through Pakistan at 72nd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session for accusing India of “war crimes” in Kashmir.

Sep 23, 2017 11:56 PM

Pakistan Navy successfully test fires anti-ship air to sea level missile

The Pakistan Navy on Saturday successfully test-fired an anti-ship air to sea level missile in North Arabian Sea, with its chief vowing to safeguard the sea borders and the country's interests at...

Sep 23, 2017 10:58 PM

EAM Sushma Swaraj hits Pakistan left, right and centre at UNGA, top quotes

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday bombarded Pakistan with her piercing eloquence at the 72nd United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) session saying the country has only produced...

Sep 23, 2017 09:59 PM