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Photo of Sudan, last living male northern white Rhino shows what extinction looks like

The photo of Sudan taken by Biologist and activist Daniel Schneider has taken micro blogging site Twitter by storm which has been retweeted 42,000 times.

Nov 10, 2017 11:57 PM

US President Donald Trump praises India's growth story, PM Narendra Modi at APEC Summit

Speaking at a gathering of CEOs on the sidelines of the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit here in Vietnam, Trump said that countries outside of the grouping were also making...

Nov 10, 2017 07:15 PM

Chinese president Xi Jinping calls globalisation an 'irreversible historical trend'

Chinese president Xi Jinping laid out his country's credentials as the new champion of world trade on Friday, calling globalisation an 'irreversible historical trend'.

Nov 10, 2017 02:32 PM

Catalonia crisis: Speaker of sacked Catalan Parliament Carme Forcadell detained over independence bid

Catalonia crisis: It was suspected that Carme Forcadell and his deputies were following a "concerted strategy to declare independence", before the official announcement on October 27.

Nov 10, 2017 07:07 AM

Kennedy assassination: National Archives release 13,200 more records

The National Archives of the united States has released more than 13,200 records from the collection of about 5 million pages of records related to the assassination of President John F Kennedy in...

Nov 10, 2017 03:13 AM

Saudi Arabia anti-corruption probe finds '$100bn was embezzled', 201 including princes held

At least 201 people which reportedly include senior prices, ministers and other influential businessmen were being held for questioning over embezzlement and corruption.

Nov 10, 2017 02:13 AM

American Investigators land in India looking for missing World War II airmen

American investigators from the US Defence POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) are in India in search for remains of United States personnel missing since World War II in the North East.

Nov 10, 2017 01:00 AM

India, Pakistan need to collaborate to deal with smog: Pak minister

Smog is a regional issue that both India and Pakistan need to collaborate on to find a sustainable solution, a provincial minister said on Thursday.

Nov 09, 2017 09:55 PM

Vietnam: Over 90 killed, 23 missing in deadly typhoon Damrey

More than 90 people have perished in floods and landslides unleashed in Vietnam by Typhoon Damrey, one of the deadliest storms to hit the country in years.

Nov 09, 2017 09:04 PM

24 killed, 69 injured as bus falls into ravine in Pakistan's Punjab province

A major road mishap happened in Pakistan's Punjab province when a speeding bus carrying over 100 passengers fell into a ravine killing at least 24 people and injuring 69 others, police said on...

Nov 09, 2017 01:32 PM

Israel approves building permits for 240 new homes in Jerusalem's eastern sector

A city planning committee approved 90 units in Gilo and another 150 in Ramat Shlomo, Deputy Mayor Meir Turjeman said. The recent move aims to enhance Jewish presence in the contested Israeli-annexed...

Nov 09, 2017 11:14 AM

US President Donald Trump meets his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping; set to discuss trade, North Korea and Pakistan

Donald Trump and Xi Jinping are set to discuss North Korea’s nuclear programme, the massive trade deficit in favour of China in bilateral trade and presence of terror havens in Pakistan.

Nov 09, 2017 10:16 AM