Berlin, Mar 3
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has warned against excluding Russia from the prestigious Group of Eight leading industrialised countries in reaction to Moscow’s role in the tension...
Kiev, Feb 19
At least 16 people have been killed in fierce clashes in Kiev between protesters and riot police, the bloodiest outburst of violence in nearly three months of demonstrations.Four protesters...
Tokyo, Jan 27
The Japanese Government lodged a protest with the Chinese Embassy in Tokyo on Monday after three Chinese ships entered what Tokyo says are its territorial waters near a group of disputed islets in...
Mumbai, Jan 18
At least 18 persons were killed in a stampede in South Mumbai area in the wee hours today.
The incident occurred after 1 a.m. in the Malabar Hill area, where an overwhelming crowd had gat...
Juba, Jan 5
More residents of South Sudan’s capital were packing up their belongings and fleeing for the border with Uganda today after several hours of fierce clashes last night, an AFP correspondent said.
Melbourne, Jan 2
The condition of 20-year-old Indian student, who was brutally attacked on December 29, remains critical but was responding to medicines well, according to his brother.
United Nations, Dec 28
The first peacekeeping reinforcements have arrived in South Sudan as the United Nations warned that tensions remain dangerously high despite efforts to organise a ceasefire between the government...
Juba, Dec 27
East African leaders were to meet in Nairobi on Friday to discuss the escalating violence in South Sudan, said Hilde Johnson, Head of the UN mission to the troubled new country.
Washington/Brussels, Mar 4
The European Union and United States threatened on Monday to impose sanctions against Russia unless Moscow withdraws its armed forces from Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula and takes steps to reduce tens...
Seoul, Mar 1
South Korea’s President has proposed that the rival Koreas would hold reunions of Korean War—divided families on a regular basis.South Korea has made similar proposals in the past, but Presi...
Washington, Jan 28
The US has rejected any role for President Bashar al-Assad in the future of Syria or the transitional authority, even as the opposition rejected a Government communique that largely focused on pre...
Washington, Jan 18
The US has said that it is deeply troubled by reports of violence in the Rakhine State of Myanmar and has urged the Burmese Government to pursue durable solutions to the issue, including a “path t...
United Nations, Jan 11
UN leader Ban Ki-moon and the UN Security Council are urging South Sudan President to release political detainees at the centre of efforts to start a ceasefire in the country’s conflict.Ban...
Juba, Jan 2
South Sudan President Salva Kiir has imposed a state of emergency in two states, the government said on its Twitter feed. The state of emergency declared on Wednesday will apply to Unity...
United Nations, Dec 31
Thousands of people have fled a South Sudan town fearing an attack by rebel forces as the country’s conflict spreads, the United Nations said.The provincial capital of Bor has become the fo...
Ahmedabad, Dec 27
Narendra Modi, often attacked over the 2002 post-Godhra riots under his watch as Chief Minister, today said he feels “liberated and at peace” in the wake of the clean chit given by a local court t...
Washington, Dec 27
US Secretary of State John Kerry has expressed concern over the crackdown on Muslim Brotherhood after Egypt’s military backed government designated it a terrorist group.He conveyed his conc...