August 22, 2019 | 3:59 PM IST
China

Beijing says ‘no one wants war in Gulf of Oman’; Asks…

Referring to Thursday’s attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, Chinese Foreign Minister Geng Shuang on Friday said that it is not in anyone’s…

Kim Jong

Kim Jong Un’s half-bro killed in 2017 was a CIA informant

Kim Jong Nam, the half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un who was killed in Malaysia in 2017, was an informant of the US Central Intelligence…

NASA

Prez Trump calls moon part of mars; Gets trolled with…

The US President, Donald Trump, is being trolled for his poor knowledge in astronomy and calling Moon part of Mars. In a tweet he posted on Friday,…

buffet dinner

Tron founder wins $4.5 million dinner with Buffet

Founder of Tron and CEO of peer-to-peer file sharing protocol BitTorrent Justin Sun has placed a record-breaking bid of $4.56 million to lunch with crypto-sceptic…

iftar party

Indian High Commission asks Pak govt to probe harassment…

The Indian High Commission issued a statement on Sunday after guests faced unprecedented harassment and intimidation by Pakistan’s security agencies during…

trade treatment

India to lose its US’s preferential trade treatment…

The United States would end its preferential trade treatment for India on June 5.  This was after American President Donald Trump announced its removal…

hanoi summit

N Korea executes special envoy, 4 officials after…

Special envoy to the United States Kim Hyok Chol, who laid the groundwork for the Hanoi meet, was executed by a firing squad in March in North Korea.…

military punishment

Pak military courts award capital punishment and life…

Pakistani military courts have sentenced one retired Pakistan Army General to 14 years in jail and death penalties to a retired Brigadier and a doctor…

Budapest

7 die, several missing as Hungarian boat sinks

At least seven people died and about 19 went missing after a pleasure boat carrying 33 South Korean tourists sank on the flooding Danube in the Hungarian…

Brazil

55 die in gangwars in Brazil jails

About 55 inmates were found either stabbed or strangulated in four Amazon jungle city prisons of Manaus, Brazil on Monday. This was a result of a…

Al-Qaeda militant

Wani’s successor Musa killed in ambush

Zakir Rashid Bhat, aka, Zakir Musa, an A++ category terrorist and successor of Burhan Wani, was killed on Thursday evening after joint forces trapped…

crash

French wife sue Boeing for $276 million after her…

French woman have filed lawsuits against US aircraft manufacturer Boeing that over the crash of Nairobi-bound Boeing 737 of Ethiopian Airlines carrying…