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US has no proof of Russia’s interference in American presidential election, says Sergei Lavrov

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said that US officials have failed to provide any evidence to prove that Moscow interfered in the American presidential race.

Sep 23, 2017 05:13 AM

Know how it is possible for Nawaz Sharif to become PML-N chief again

Pakistan’s PML-N party-led government on Friday managed to pass a key clause in the Elections Reforms Bill in the Senate, paving the way for ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif to become the chief of...

Sep 23, 2017 02:35 AM

Sushma Swaraj meets US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, raises issue of terrorism, H-1B

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj during her meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of UN General Assembly session on Friday raised the issue of terrorism and H-1B.

Sep 22, 2017 11:56 PM

Saudi cleric calls women quarter brained, suspended

Saad al-Hijri was suspended from all religious activity in the southern province of Asir after his comment was widely pilloried on social media.

Sep 22, 2017 11:46 PM

Another setback for Pakistan, China advises to resolve Kashmir issue through talks with India

In yet another jolt to Pakistan, China has dismissed the calls by the Organisa­tion of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to implement the UN resolution on Kashmir and asked Islamabad to resolve the dispute...

Sep 22, 2017 09:04 PM

Uber to lose licence to operate in London over safety concern: Govt

The 3.5 million Londoners who use our app, and more than40,000 licensed drivers who rely on Uber to make a living, will be "astounded" by this decision, it said. Under the UK's Private Hire Vehicles...

Sep 22, 2017 08:39 PM

Miraculous! China's Dead Sea transforms into vivid 'pink and green'

According to the state-run Xinhua news agency, due to the presence of algae known as Dunaliella salina, it changes its original colour, making it green from one side and pink on the other.

Sep 22, 2017 05:08 PM

India calls for 'early comprehensive' reform of UN including Security Council

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has pressed for an “early comprehensive” reform of the UN, including the Security Council.

Sep 22, 2017 05:36 AM

Kim Jong-Un mocks Trump, calls him mentally deranged: KCNA

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un on Friday called Donald Trump as "mentally deranged" and warned he will make the US president "pay dearly" for threatening his nation, reports state news agency KCNA.

Sep 22, 2017 04:56 AM

Donald Trump signs executive order targeting North Korea's trading partners

US President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to target North Korea’s trading partners that “finance and facilitate trade” with the reclusive nation.

Sep 22, 2017 02:44 AM

Liliane Bettencourt L'Oreal heiress, world’s richest woman dies at 94

Liliane Bettencourt, the L’Oreal cosmetics heiress and the world’s richest woman, has died aged 94 at her home in a chic Parisian suburb.

Sep 22, 2017 01:27 AM

Hurricane Maria leaves 15 dead in Dominica: Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit

Hurricane Maria left more than 15 people dead in hard-hit Dominica, the small Caribbean island’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit announced on Thursday.

Sep 22, 2017 01:05 AM