June 19, 2018

World News

Trump, US Republicans To Meet Amid Furor Over Immigrant Children

President Donald Trump, facing a blast of criticism for the detention of children separated from their immigrant parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, was slated to meet with Republican lawmakers on...

Ancient City Dating Back To The Ming Dynasty Found In China

Archaeologists have discovered a city dating back to the Ming Dynasty (1384-1644) in China's Jiangxi province.

Willing To Enhance Cross-Border Connectivity With China: Nepalese PM

Land-locked Nepal is keen to enhance cross-border rail-road connectivity, infrastructure development, trade and tourism cooperation with China under its ambitious Belt and Road Initiative, Prime...

"Migrant Kids Are Child Actors": Ann Coulter Tells Trump Not To Be Fooled

Conservative commentator Ann Coulter became the latest figure to spread a claim on Sunday, as a guest on a Fox News show, when she accused some of the migrant children who have been photographed in...

Turkish Air Strikes Kill 26 Terrorists In Turkey, Iraq: Turkish Army

Turkish air strikes killed 26 terrorists and destroyed their gun positions, shelters and ammunition stores in southeast Turkey and northern Iraq this week, Turkey's armed forces said on Tuesday.

"No Plans To Increase Missile Range": Iran's Revolutionary Guards

Iran has no plans currently to extend the range of its missiles as their 2,000-km (1,240-mile) reach is enough to protect the country, the Revolutionary Guards commander said on Tuesday.

Google Disables The Ability To Book Uber Cabs From Maps App: Report

Google has reportedly killed the ability to directly book Uber rides from inside Google Maps without giving any reason.

US Senate Passes Bill Aimed At Enhanced Defence Ties With India

The US recognised India as a "Major Defence Partner" in 2016, a designation that allows India to buy more advanced and sensitive technologies from America at par with that of its closest allies and...

Secret Recording Of Children Sobbing Amid Row Over US Immigration Policy

The practice of separating children from their parents, a result of the Trump administration's new hard-line immigration enforcement policy, has unfolded largely in the dark, separated from the public...

Thailand Carries Out First Execution Since 2009

Thailand has carried out its first execution since 2009, the government said, putting a 26-year-old convicted murderer to death by lethal injection in a move condemned by Amnesty International as...

Ex-CIA Employee Charged With Leaking Classified Data, Child Porn Offences

U.S. federal prosecutors on Monday charged a former CIA employee with leaking classified national defence information to an unnamed organisation that publicly disseminates such data, as well as with...

US Couple Raises $3.4 Million For Reuniting Immigrant Families On Facebook

A couple in the US has seen outpouring of support from thousands of people when they set out to raise money on Facebook for reuniting immigrant parents with their children, helping them raise $3.4...