US storms: At least 18 dead in Georgia and Mississippi

At least 18 people have died over the last 48 hours due to tornadoes, as a violent system of storms continues to work its way across the Florida Panhandle... More

Burmese military leader asks for ‘time’ to solve Rohingya crisis

Myanmar’s deputy defense chief on Monday urged the world to give his government “time and space” to solve a crisis involving the Rohingya Muslim minority amid concerns militants could... More

On first day, Trump signs health care executive order

As promised, President Trump got to work on Day 1, spending some time in the Oval Office in... More

Obama posts emotional farewell letter on Facebook

As Donald Trump sets to take oath as the 45th President of the United States, outgoing President Barack... More

Trump embarks on historic inauguration as the US president

The long and turbulent 2016 election reaches its final milestone today when Donald Trump is sworn in as... More

24 schoolchildren killed in Uttar Pradesh road crash

At least 24 school children were killed on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh’s Etah district.... More

Search for flight MH370 could resume in future

Australia’s transport minister has said the search for flight MH370 could resume in the future, but only if... More

OIC seeks UN intervention to avoid genocide of Rohingya

The United Nations should intervene in Myanmar’s Rakhine State to stop further escalation of violence against Rohingya Muslims... More

Cuban migrants steps from US border hope for Trump solution

Dozens of Cuban immigrants remained stranded in Nuevo Laredo across the border from Texas on Saturday, uncertain what... More

At least 19 dead, 17 hurt in Ecuador bus crash

At least 19 people died and 17 were injured when a school vehicle collided with a bus in... More

UN rights envoy starts probe into Rohingya abuse in Rakhine

The UN’s rights envoy for Myanmar arrived in troubled Rakhine state on Friday for a trip north to... More

Safe havens in Fata allow terrorists to carry out attacks inside Afghanistan

In a rare acknowledgement of the difficulties Pakistan faces in combating terrorists in Fata, the US State Department... More

President Obama delivers farewell speech in Chicago

US President Barack Obama said goodbye to the nation Tuesday night, declaring during his farewell address. His voice... More

Govt asked to explain Gen Sharif’s post as chief of Saudi-led alliance

Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani directly asked the government on Monday whether former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif... More

Jerusalem truck attacker was ISIS supporter: Netanyahu

The driver who plowed a truck into a group of soldiers in Jerusalem, killing four people and injuring... More

Pope Francis to travel without heavy security despite risk of attack

Pope Francis will continue to travel without bulletproof vehicles or heavy security despite target of an attack as... More

Florida airport shooting: Suspect in custody

A suspect is in custody in Florida after a man opened fire at Fort Lauderdale airport, killing five... More

Shashi Tharoor arrested over notes ban protest

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor and other party leaders were detained by the police today in Thurivanthapuram while protesting... More

UAE to seize Dawood’s assets

Most wanted criminal Dawood Ibrahim’s properties worth 15,000 crores being seized by the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Dawood,... More

Myanmar commission denies abuses of Rohingy Muslims

A commission probing violence in Myanmar’s Rakhine State on Wednesday denied security forces had abused Rohingya, days after... More

S. Korea calls Trump’s tweet ‘clear warning’ to North

South Korea said Tuesday that US president-elect Donald Trump had sent a “clear warning” to North Korea with... More

European Parliament asks Myanmar to allow UN in Rohingya issue probes

The European Parliament (EP) has asked the government of Myanmar to allow the UN and other outside observers... More

28 killed in suicide attack in central Baghdad

A suicide attack on a busy commercial street in Baghdad has left at least 28 people dead and... More

Panama Papers scam: PTI ready to join any grand alliance

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan has expressed his readiness to join any grand alliance of opposition parties,... More

Jerusalem cancels settlement vote

The city of Jerusalem has canceled a vote Wednesday to approve the construction of 492 units in East... More

21 die in Pakistan after consuming toxic liquor

Twenty-one people, mostly Christians, were killed and dozens more affected after consuming toxic liquor on Christmas Eve in... More