27 Jul 2021Migrants
A boat carrying African migrants capsized off Libya's coast Monday, leaving at least 57 people presumed dead, a UN migration official said.
18 Nov 2020Donald Trump
Outgoing United States President Donald Trump has faced a lot of criticism as an anti-Muslim figure.
24 Oct 2020India
The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) has decided to keep Pakistan on its grey list after the country failed to fully comply with a 27-point action plan given to it.
06 Jul 2020India
While China remains locked in an intense stand-off with India, it is supplying four armed drones to Pakistan, another hostile neighbor of New Delhi, a report in Hindustan Times said.
20 Apr 2019Sushma Swaraj
Minister of External Affairs, Sushma Swaraj, yesterday urged Indians living in the capital city of Libya, Tripoli, to evacuate the country immediately.
20 Apr 2019Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump spoke this week with Khalifa Haftar, the Libyan warlord fighting to capture the capital Tripoli, the White House said yesterday.
09 Apr 2019United Nations (UN)
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres yesterday strongly condemned the military escalation near Tripoli, the capital city of Libya, and called for an immediate halt to the fighting in the country.
24 Dec 2018India
As we are stepping into 2019, we have also started making our travel lists.
27 Jun 2018North Korea
After months of legal battles, as the US Supreme Court (SC) upheld Donald Trump's travel ban yesterday, the President hailed the verdict on Twitter with a simple 'wow.'
30 Mar 2018World
At least eight people were killed while eight others were injured in a suicide car bombing of a security barricade in eastern Libya on Friday.
02 Feb 2018Migrants
About 90 migrants are feared dead as an overcrowded boat capsized off the Libyan coast, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) said.
30 Jan 2018India
Earlier, the External Affairs Ministry said it would stop printing the last page of the passport, leaving it blank, which means passports wouldn't be a valid address proof.
26 Jul 2017Emmanuel Macron
Libyan peace talks achieved a breakthrough after two rival leaders, UN-backed Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj and Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar who controls Libya's eastern coast committed to a conditional ceasefire.
06 Jul 2017ISIS
Following violent clashes between Islamist militants and the Libyan National Army (LNA) last week, LNA commander Field Marshall Khalifa Haftar claims to have liberated Mediterranean port of Benghazi.
27 May 2017ISIS
The Egyptian military has launched airstrikes against "terrorist training camps" in neighboring Libya in retaliation to an attack on Coptic Christians.
20 May 2017Terror Attack
At least 141 people were killed in an attack on airbase in south Libya.
11 May 2017India
A shipload of tramadol, 37 million pills worth $75mn, was on its way from India to Islamic State terrorists in Libya, when it was intercepted by the Italian police.
13 Apr 2017World
A recently released UN migration agency report revealed that increasing number of African migrants traversing through Libya are being trafficked and traded through slave markets in Libya.
02 Mar 2017UNICEF
The UN has warned that Libya, from where lakhs of migrants attempt to cross the Mediterranean into Italy, has become an epicentre for migrant child sex abuse.
24 Dec 2016Airbus A320
The hijacking of the Afriqiyah Airways flight which landed in Malta ended with both hijackers surrendering peacefully; the hijackers released all their hostages unharmed and surrendered after declaring loyalty to Libya's late leader Muammar Gaddafi.
20 Nov 2016United Nations (UN)
The UN's migration watch-body claimed that 365 people have died or are deemed missing from the recent Mediterranean shipwrecks.
16 Nov 2016United Nations (UN)
A boat carrying migrants capsized off Libya in the Mediterranean on Tuesday.
16 Oct 2016United Nations (UN)
Militias from Libya's Tripoli initiated a coup to overthrow the UN-backed 'Unity Government' by seizing important state buildings including Rixos hotel, a complex that houses state council assembly.