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Evacuations as cyclone approaches Bangladesh

The numbers have swelled since 2012, and in October and November of past year about 65,000 more arrived after a crackdown by Myanmar's army. Away from the cam...


Men probing Ivanka Trump supplier in China arrested, missing

He added that although his group has been investigating working conditions of Chinese suppliers for almost 20 years, he's never "attracted such scrutiny from Ch...


White House says Donald Trump, Germany's Merkel share excellent relations

Trump also has repeatedly demanded that Germany meet the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation military alliance's defence spending target of 2% of gross domestic...


Figure out what 'covfefe' means

A midnight tweet from U.S. President Donald Trump set the global social media scene ablaze as thousands of people scrambled to figure out what the word " co...


Storm kills 11 people, injures dozens in Moscow

Andrei Vorobyov, governor of the Moscow province, said Tuesday that five people were killed by the storm there, bringing the death toll to 16. Winds reach...


Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'

Ms Merkel said that as the traditional western alliance is threatened by the new United States presidency and Brexit , "the times in which we can fully cou...


Trump hopeful for Israel-Palestine peace

Anti-Terror, this time against Iran. Earlier Tuesday, speaking alongside Trump in Bethlehem, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas said the fund...


Jadhav's case should not be politicized, says speaker NA

He said the ICJ had given its point of view on Jadhav's case to get consular access. They both thanked senior lawyer Harish Salve , who headed the battery of l...


Trump pleased with results of 1st overseas trip

Melania Trump says she will never forget the women and children she met on her first trip overseas as first lady of the United States. President Trump said h...


Trump tweets typos, media bashing as soon as he's back from trip

Trump's visits to the Middle East and Europe were widely perceived as diplomatic successes, but as he returns to the White House, his problems are mounting. The...


Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

President Trump's plan to become the first sitting US president to visit the Western Wall has been welcomed by Israeli government officials. He stressed t...


Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

But Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano clarified yesterday that there was "no bullying or pushing around" during the meeting between President Dute...


Asia Minute: Dramatic Week for Gay Rights in Asia

It ruled that the Civil Code in its present shape violated the freedom of marriage and equality, handing the proponents of same-sex marriage a victory. Support ...


Iraqi forces release videos countering claims of abuse

NBC News reported that the deaths represent around 25% of all civilian deaths since the U.S. air campaign was launched. He said 101 civilians in the buildin...


China installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island

China has said the tribunal has no jurisdiction over sovereignty disputes. Liu said at a news conference after the meeting that the framework takes care of...


F1 Monaco GP: Bahrain F1 test would have been 'useless' - Button

Renault Sport F1 Team and McLaren-Honda, despite being factory teams with the backing of multinational vehicle marques behind them, are, respectively, a disapp...


Trump National Golf Club, Washington D.C.: Virtual tour

Indeed, four of the greens - the eighth, 11th, 14th and 16th holes - have been completely reshaped while five more - the third, fourth, fifth, 12th and 15th hol...


US warship sails close to South China Sea island

The incoming U.S. administration initially took a more muscular approach toward the South China Sea , with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson comparing China's i...


Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

Unlike Saudi Arabia , which occasionally holds elections for municipal councils, Iran regularly holds elections for president, parliament and other posts. Sund...


Latest North Korean missile test sparks Western fury

During last week's closed-door meeting, China insisted that there be no mention of a resolution in remarks read by the council president at the end of the meeti...


Beijing's new weapon in economic war: Chinese tourists

Lee also said Chinese officials were anxious THAAD would open the way for increased US military buildup on the peninsula and that they were concerned a larg...


Trump Holds Talks With Egypt's President on Security, Bilateral Cooperation

Trump praised U.S. relations with Egypt, describing the talks with Sisi as "very, very important". At the meeting in Riyadh , Trump referred to the case of...


Netanyahu orders ministers to attend Trump reception, report

Trump is expected to become the first sitting United States president to visit the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews can pray. On the record, official...


Palestinians injured during rallies for prisoners

General Assembly emergency session to discuss the strike , as well as alleged Israeli attempts to force feed prisoners on hunger strikes , another violation o...


Final results confirm Macron wins French presidential election

But a high number of blank or spoiled votes and unusually low turnout are signs of an electorate dissatisfied with its choices. The left-wing paper Liberation...


White House goes blue to honor nation's police officers

Shepard said . Our liberties depend on the rule of law, and that means supporting the incredible men and women of law enforcement. "Believe me, we stand stro...


North Korea offers 'extended middle finger' to Trump

America and South Korea led calls for fresh sanctions after Kim tested a newly developed Hwasong-12 ballistic missile on Sunday, which the dictator claimed wa...


Turkish president to meet with Trump in Washington

CORNISH: So what are some of the other issues that Erdogan might want to bring up with President Trump? Trump and Erdogan may find common ground as leaders wi...


Mamata pledges support to Lalu's mega rally on Aug 27

Chidambaram's son Karti, who was the target of the raids, said he had not done anything wrong and alleged a political vendetta behind the CBI raids against him ...


Donald Trump kisses Sean Spicer on Saturday Night Live

You get the idea. "Sarah's out", the faux press secretary declared. "What are you doing here?" asked a pretend-shocked McCarthy. The buildup grew when cellpho...