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11 dead, 23 missing in Nepal landslides

Kathmandu: Landslides triggered by heavy rainfall have claimed the lives of 11 people in Nepal''s Myagdi district, while search efforts continued on Saturday for...

US records highest daily COVID-19 cases

Washington: The US has registered a new single-day spike in the number of COVID-19 cases with a total of 63,643 infections, according to data...

Global COVID-19 cases top 12.4mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington: The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surged to over 12.4 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 559,000, according...

First prayers in Hagia Sophia on July 24: Erdogan

Istanbul: The first prayers at Istanbul''s Hagia Sophia, a 1,500-year-old Unesco World Heritage site which has now been converted into a mosque, will take...

Oppn calls for criminal probe into Trudeau’s ties to charity

Ottawa: Canada's opposition Conservative Party has called for a criminal investigation into Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's decision to hand almost a billion-dollar program to...

Pakistan rolls out guidelines for Eid al-Adha

Islamabad: Pakistan has rolled out guidelines for the upcoming Eid al-Adha festival to curb the spread of COVID-19, an official said. Muhammad Salman, a public...

Trump downplays chances of new China trade deal

Washington: US President Donald Trump has downplayed chances of a new China trade deal as he slammed the Asian giants handling of the coronavirus...

Bolivia’s Interim President tests COVID-19 positive

La Paz: Bolivia's Interim President Jeanine Anez announced that she has tested positive for COVID-19 and will be in quarantine. "Along with my entire team,...

Global COVID-19 cases top 12.2mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington: The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surged to over 12.2 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 554,000, according...

Royal Thai Armed Forces celebrate 60th anniversary

Bangkok: The Royal Thai Armed Forces celebrated the 60th anniversary of its establishment after the event was postponed in March due to the COVID-19...

Seoul Mayor found dead hours after reported missing

Seoul: Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon was found dead on Friday, hours after he was reported missing, police said. A police search team found his body...

Targeted killing of Iran’s Soleimani unlawful: UN report

Geneva: Without an actual imminent threat to life, the targeted killing of Iran's General Qasem Soleimani in an American airstrike earlier this year was...

SI caught for tipping Dubey of police raid filed plea in SC

New Delhi: A petition is moved by  K.K. Sharma,  arrested sub Inspector of UP Police by the UP STF accused of tipping  Vikas Dubey...

Child labour and Illiteracy lurking at Old City

School dropouts and illiteracy rate may increase, especially in old city due to the prevailing situation arise out of coronavirus lockdown as hundreds of...

Confusion over the test results of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and her daughter

While Big B and Jr. Bachchan posted the news of their infection with covid-19 late on the night of 11th July, there has been...

Demolition of mosques sweep the government under carpet Incidents brought home yet another outrage from Muslims community and opposition

The fresh incident of the alleged demolition of two mosques in the state secretariat brought home yet another spell of outrage against the KCR...

“The car dint topple, the UP govt has been saved from toppling due to spillage of its secrets”- Akhilesh Yadav

With the police claiming the death of Vikas Dubey to be an encounter, various political leaders are raising questions on the authenticity of the...

Coal traders see “no light at the end of the tunnel” Says lockdown turned situation “as black as coal”

The coronavirus lockdown has cast a shadow over the economic state of the city to such an extent that some commercial establishments were affected...