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14 Sep 2022

President Droupadi Murmu to visit UK for Queen Elizabeth's funeral

President Droupadi Murmu will be visiting the United Kingdom to attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II from September 17-19.

14 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Can't bear this bloody thing: Leaky pen frustrates King Charles

King Charles III, the newly declared ruler of the United Kingdom, erupted in rage after a pen spilled during a signing ceremony.

13 Sep 2022

Australia: Kangaroo kills 77-year-old man who had it as pet

In a shocking incident, a 77-year-old man was reportedly killed by his pet kangaroo in Australia earlier this week, the local police said on Tuesday.

13 Sep 2022

India raises issue of Sri Lankan Tamils at UNHRC

India raised concerns regarding the ethnic issue of Tamils in Sri Lanka in its statement at the 51st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva on Monday.

11 Sep 2022

7.6 magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Papua New Guinea

An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 hit eastern Papua New Guinea on Sunday morning which caused landslides, cracked up roads, and damaged buildings in the coastal town of Madang.

10 Sep 2022

How Queen Elizabeth's family rush to side of ailing monarch

The Buckingham Palace on Thursday issued an unprecedented medical bulletin saying Queen Elizabeth II was under medical supervision but "remained comfortable" at her Scottish retreat hours before her demise.

10 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Charles III formally proclaimed King of United Kingdom

Charles III was officially declared King of the United Kingdom (UK) on Saturday in a ceremony at St. James's Palace in London.

10 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
King Charles III vows lifelong service, pays tribute to mother

King Charles III on Friday paid a heartfelt homage to his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, and promised to serve people for the rest of his life.

09 Sep 2022

India, China to finish disengagement in Ladakh by Monday: MEA

India and China will finish the disengagement process in the Gogra-Hotsprings in eastern Ladakh by Monday, according to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

09 Sep 2022

Kohinoor crown may go to Camilla after Queen Elizabeth's death

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-reigning queen, died on Thursday at the age of 96.

09 Sep 2022

Queen Elizabeth II
How 'Queen Consort' Camilla emerged from Princess Diana's shadow

The second wife of King Charles III was once called a "Rottweiler" by Princess Diana, but is now the Queen Consort of the United Kingdom.

09 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Passport, anthem, coins to change as King Charles takes over

The United Kingdom is all set to see big changes as King Charles III takes over the reins after the death of his mother and Britain's longest-serving monarch Queen Elizabeth II.

09 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
King Charles to address UK as nation mourns Queen's death

The new monarch of the United Kingdom, King Charles III, is all set to address the nation mourning the loss of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II.

09 Sep 2022

#NewsBytesExplainer: What is Operation Unicorn, Queen Elizabeth's funeral plan

With Queen Elizabeth II (96) passing away at her Highlands residence, Balmoral Castle in Scotland on Thursday evening, instead of London, her funeral plans will begin with Operation Unicorn and eventually follow Operation London Bridge.

08 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
UK: Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96

Queen Elizabeth II, the oldest and longest-serving monarch of the United Kingdom, passed away at her Scotland home on Thursday evening.

08 Sep 2022

Prince William
UK: Queen Elizabeth under medical supervision, doctors 'concerned' about health

Fears grew in Britain on Thursday after Buckingham Palace informed that Queen Elizabeth II is under medical supervision, and her doctors are reportedly "concerned" about her health.

08 Sep 2022

Joe Biden
US: 2 dead in Memphis shooting, suspect arrested

Two people were killed in Memphis city of United States on Wednesday when a 19-year-old gunman opened fire on a gathering, according to police.

07 Sep 2022

Liz Truss's cabinet first without white man in top jobs

The new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK) Liz Truss has chosen a unique Cabinet for the first time in the country's history.

05 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Liz Truss defeats Rishi Sunak to win UK PM race

After a neck-to-neck political battle with former Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has won the race to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom.

05 Sep 2022

Canada stabbing spree: 10 dead, 15 injured; suspects at large

A stabbing rampage in an indigenous community of Canada's Saskatchewan province left at least 10 dead and 15 grievously injured early on Sunday.

04 Sep 2022

Luxury Bentley stolen from London weeks ago found in Karachi

A luxury Bentley sedan reportedly worth $300,000 which was allegedly stolen a few weeks back from west London in UK was found parked in a bungalow in DHA, a posh residential locality in Karachi, Pakistan on Friday.

04 Sep 2022

Narendra Modi
Bangladesh PM Hasina optimistic of averting Sri Lanka-type economic catastrophe

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that her country's economy remained strong despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the situation in Ukraine.

04 Sep 2022

Hilarious! UK couple names their baby 'Pakora'; internet in splits

A baby's arrival is one of the brightest days of the parents' lives, and there are numerous ways to commemorate it.

04 Sep 2022

Pakistan News
Pakistan floods: 1,300 casualties so far with over 5L displaced

Pakistan is dealing with catastrophic floods as one-third of the country is currently submerged.

03 Sep 2022

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka crisis: Gotabaya Rajapaksa returns; apprehension of protest grows

Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa returned to the country on Friday nearly two months after fleeing the island country amid the worst-ever economic downturn, according to AFP.

02 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
UK PM: Liz Truss enjoys overwhelming support over Rishi Sunak

After three televised debates, a dozen hustings, and a fiery nationwide tour, the United Kingdom (UK) is all set to get its next prime minister on Monday.

02 Sep 2022

Gun jams as man tries to assassinate Argentina's vice president

Argentina's Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner had a close shave with death when a man standing among her supporters outside her home tried to shoot her at point-blank range as she approached to greet them on Thursday evening.

Monkeypox: 31 children test positive in US, Texas worst hit

Monkeypox has reached an alarming level in the United States with at least 31 children testing positive for the infection monkeypox in the country, as per ABC News.

01 Sep 2022

In a first, Taiwan shoots down Chinese drone: Report

In a first such incident, the military forces of Taiwan shot down an unidentified drone that had entered its airspace near the Chinese coast on Thursday.

01 Sep 2022

Portugal: Pregnant Indian tourist dies; health minister, facing criticism, resigns

Portugal's Health Minister Marta Temido resigned on Tuesday in the wake of intense backlash over the death of an Indian pregnant woman.

01 Sep 2022

Potential 'crimes against humanity' on Uyghur Muslims in China: UN

In a revelatory report released on Wednesday, the United Nations (UN) has accused China of severe human rights violations in Xinjiang province.

31 Aug 2022

Super typhoon Hinnamnor, this year's strongest, threatens east China, Japan

Super typhoon Hinnamnor, termed as the strongest global storm of 2022, is gaining strength and heading towards the East China Sea, threatening Japan's southern islands.

31 Aug 2022

Ex-Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended cold war, no more

Mikhail Gorbachev, the Soviet Union's last premier, died on Tuesday aged 91 after a long and serious illness, said the Central Clinical Hospital in Moscow.

29 Aug 2022

Gun violence rocks US: 6 shot dead in separate incidents

Gun violence rocked the US on Sunday as six people were shot dead and three injured in separate incidents in Detroit and Houston.

28 Aug 2022

Pakistan: 119 killed in 24 hours as floods inundate country

The devastating floods in Pakistan have led to 119 deaths within the last 24 hours, BBC reported.

26 Aug 2022

US: Woman arrested for hurling racial slurs, assaulting Indian women

A woman was arrested for assaulting and racially abusing four Indian women in Dallas, Texas in the United States (US) on Wednesday.

25 Aug 2022

Breaking abstinence, India votes against Russia in UNSC procedural matter

In a first since the beginning of the Russia-Ukraine crisis, India went against Russia in a procedural matter to vote for allowing Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky to address the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) via a video conference.

25 Aug 2022

Mexico: 3-year-old girl wakes up during funeral, dies hours later

In a shocking turn of events, a family in Mexico found too late that their three-year-old daughter was alive during her funeral, EI Universal reported.

22 Aug 2022

ISIS bomber, planning attacks on Indian leader, detained in Russia

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) on Monday said that its officers had detained a suicide bomber, a member of the ISIS terrorist group, who was plotting a terrorist attack against one of India's leadership elite, Russian news agency Sputnik reported.

22 Aug 2022

Prince William
UK: All is not well between royal brothers William, Harry

Princes William and Harry are reportedly struggling to retain their once-close bond nearly a quarter century after the passing of their mother, Princess Diana.

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