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26 Nov 2016India
Modi's 'gamble' very 'bold'; will become a model nevertheless: China
China's official media called PM Modi's demonetization strategy as "very bold".
Cuba's former President, Fidel Castro dies at 90
According to Cuba's state television, Fidel Castro, Cuba's former president and leader of the Communist revolution, has died at the age of 90.
IS truck bomb wounds scores of Iranian pilgrims
A truck bomb detonated by ISIS in the Hillah city in Iraq has claimed the lives of over 80 people, most of who were Iranian pilgrims.
Trump predicted to seek 'regional hegemony' in South China Sea
China released its first public report on the presence of US military in South China Sea.
25 Nov 2016Climate Change
Indian IT sector worried over Trump's policies
The Indian IT-sector is getting jittery over the implementation of Trump's campaign promises; he had stressed on prioritizing jobs and wages for US workers and also cap the number of H-1B visas.
25 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Trump claims to have spoken to Tim Cook
In an interview with New York Times, US President-elect Donald Trump claimed to hold a discussion with Tim Cook about manufacturing Apple Products in USA.
24 Nov 2016ISIS
IS men recced Haridwar's 'Har ki Pauri' as possible target
Authorities have revealed that individuals arrested in India for affiliation to ISIS, conducted a recce of 'Har ki Pauri' in Haridwar as a possible target for the group.
24 Nov 2016Washington DC
Clinton leads in popular votes
The Cook Political Report stated that Hillary Clinton is more than two million votes ahead of President-elect Donald Trump in popular votes, although that makes no difference to the outcome of the elections.
24 Nov 2016Theresa May
UK: New non-EU visa come into force
The UK's new visa policy for non-EU residents will come into force today; the policy aims at curbing the inflow of migrants into the country.
24 Nov 2016South Korea
The US' Trans-Pacific Partnership exit could benefit India
US President-elect Donald Trump's announced he would exit the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) on his first day in office.
24 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Nikki Haley chosen as the US ambassador to UN
The transition team announced that President-elect Donald Trump has picked Indian-American Governor of South Carolina Nikki Haley to be the US ambassador to the United Nations.
24 Nov 2016Africa
Record week for migrant rescues in Europe
Italy's coastguard confirmed that at least 1,400 people had been saved in 12 separate operations between Monday evening and Tuesday.
23 Nov 2016World
French IS suspect named as Paris attack mastermind
A veteran of the French Foreign Legion has been named by authorities as the mastermind of the deadly Paris and Brussels attacks.
23 Nov 2016Climate Change
Trump's statements: Then and now
Donald Trump has been found changing his statements on several key issues.
23 Nov 2016Japan
Japan earthquake was aftershock of 2011 Fukushima's quake
Analysts have stated that proximity of the recent earthquake in Japan to the epicentre of the devastating 2011 Fukushima earthquake makes it an aftershock of the 2011 quake.
23 Nov 2016Paris
Canada to shut coal power plants by 2030
Catherine McKenna, Canada's Environment Minister, announced that under the terms of the Paris climate accord, Canada will shut its coal-fired power plants by 2030.
22 Nov 2016Singapore
Chinese developer constructing $100 billion city beside Singapore
Chinese property development company Country Garden Holdings Co. is building a massive $100 billion city in the sea bordering Singapore.
22 Nov 2016Climate Change
Trump to scrap TPP, rethink H-1B
In a video message, outlining his plans once he assumes office, Donald Trump said one of his foremost actions would be scrapping the Trans-Pacific-Partnership agreement.
22 Nov 2016Japan
Earthquake in Fukushima, Japan
Japan was hit by a powerful earthquake on early Tuesday morning and according to Japan's Meteorological Service the epicentre was off the coast of Fukushima.
21 Nov 2016Afghanistan
Kabul mosque bombing kills dozens of people
A suicide bomb attack inside Shia mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul killed at least 30 people. It also injured more than 90 people.
ITBP's Mt Kangto experience tests Beijing
A joint expedition of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police reached the base camp of Mount Kangto, on the Sino-Indian border along Arunachal Pradesh.
Climate Emergency: North Pole witnesses record rise in temperatures
The North Pole has reportedly been recording alarming temperatures at least 20°C (36°F) above average.
20 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Donald Trump settles University lawsuits for $25m
United States President-elect Donald Trump settled three lawsuits faced by Trump University for $25 million.
Countries set a deadline for finalizing Paris agreement rules
The UN climate conference ended with the 190 negotiators fixing a deadline of 2018 to complete the rule book for setting the Paris Agreement in motion.
20 Nov 2016Libya
4636 deaths in the Mediterranean; 365 dead in 2-3 days
The UN's migration watch-body claimed that 365 people have died or are deemed missing from the recent Mediterranean shipwrecks.
19 Nov 2016Pakistan News
Pakistan expanding nuclear arsenal; has 130-140 nuclear warheads
Bulletin of Atomic Scientists' latest report revealed Pakistan is expanding its nuclear arsenal, developed a stockpile of 130-140 warheads for delivery and converted some of its fight jets, including F-16s, to deliver nukes.
19 Nov 2016World
Zika no longer a health emergency: WHO; Brazil disagrees
The World Health Organization declared that the Zika virus outbreak was no longer a world public health emergency.
19 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Students, teacher reprimanded for Trump assassination skit
Two 10th grade students from Marshall High School in San Antonio have been reprimanded along with their teacher for performing a skit depicting the assassination of Donald Trump.
18 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Trump team hints at Muslim immigrant registry
Kansas secretary of state Kris Kobach, an adviser to the Trump transition team said they are planning to reintroduce a registry for immigrants from Muslim-majority countries.
18 Nov 2016ISIS
IS under siege in Mosul; leaders exhibiting paranoia
Iraqi military informants revealed that the military offensive on Mosul, Iraq, an Islamic State stronghold, has unnerved its top leaders.
18 Nov 2016Russia News
Russia withdraws from International Criminal Court treaty
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed an executive order to remove Russia's signature from the founding treaty of the International Criminal Court (ICC).
18 Nov 2016Thailand
Tigers still relentlessly trafficked and killed every year
According to latest reports, over a 100 tigers are still trafficked and killed each year.
18 Nov 2016Shashi Tharoor
Trump will declare Pakistan a "terror state"- Trump's team
Shalabh Kumar, a key Indian-origin member of Donald Trump's advisory council has stated that Trump will ensure that a bill is passed declaring Pakistan a "terrorist" state.
17 Nov 2016India
Bill Gates lauds demonetization move
Microsoft founder Bill Gates, lauded the government's move to remove old Rs.1000 and Rs.500 rupee notes from circulation and replace them with notes with better security features.
16 Nov 2016Libya
Mediterranean Sea witnesses capsizing of yet another boat
A boat carrying migrants capsized off Libya in the Mediterranean on Tuesday.
16 Nov 2016Donald Trump
NY may erase municipal card data over deportation fears
New York may end up having to erase all the data on its Municipal ID card program, which was developed to allow illegal immigrants to regularize into society.
16 Nov 2016New Zealand
Foreign warships aid evacuations in Kaikoura
Sources stated that Australian, Canadian and US warships are rushing to Kaikoura in New Zealand to assist the evacuations following the recent earthquake.
16 Nov 2016Canada
Canada's new immigration rules bring cheer
Canada has announced modifications in immigration regulations that will particularly benefit international students studying in the country.
15 Nov 2016India
India's historic move to demonetize evokes strong reactions
For the first time since 1978, the Indian government announced demonetization of high denomination currency notes in the market.
15 Nov 2016Donald Trump
Trump will get a reality-check once in office: Obama
President Barack Obama stated that President-elect Donald Trump will get a harsh reality check when he assumes office in January, and that he should work toward improving his temperament.