Chinese Vice FM visits Russia as Beijing-Moscow political trust continues to deepen

Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Ma Zhaoxu paid a two-day visit to Russia from Thursday to Friday, and met with Russian Foreign Minister...

Wang Yi stresses ‘cool-headed, professional manner’ in phone talks with Blinken

BEIJING: In the face of unexpected situations, what China and the U.S. need to do is to stay focused, communicate in a...

Shashi Tharoor on Kappan release: UAPA is a menace to democracy

NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that the amended draconian law, Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) is a menace...

Hate-speech by Ramdev against Muslims, Christians draws ire

NEW DELHI: Yoga guru and religious leader-cum-businessman Baba Ramdev is not new to making controversial statements against Muslims and other minorities in...

Microsoft says Iranians hacked France’s Charlie Hebdo

WASHINGTON: US computing giant Microsoft said that it had identified state actors from Iran as those behind the recent cyberattack on French...

Europe in crossfire of US-China economic rivalry

PARIS: The economic confrontation between the United States and China has put Europe in the crossfire, with Washington's plan to boost green...

Chinese balloon advanced, hard to shoot down: US expert

WASHINGTON: The first Chinese surveillance balloon that the Pentagon found flying over sensitive US ballistic missile sites may be guided by advanced...

Germany authorises manufacturers to send Leopard 1 tanks to Ukraine

Berlin: Germany said Friday it has issued authorisation for Leopard 1 tanks to be sent to Ukraine, in a further boost for...

People under domestic violence orders can own guns US appeals court rules

WASHINGTON: A US appeals court on Thursday declared unconstitutional a federal law making it a crime for people under domestic violence restraining...

China ends speculation about ‘spy balloon’ hovering over US skies

-- Civilian meteorological research airship deviated far from its planned route: Mao Ning  ISLAMABAD: China on Friday the airship being labeled...

Adani enterprises shares suspended as price slumps again

NEW DELHI: Shares in the flagship firm of beleaguered Indian tycoon Gautam Adani were repeatedly suspended on Friday as a rout triggered...

Republicans oust Ilhan Omar from high-profile US house committee

WASHINGTON: U.S. House of Representatives Republicans on Thursday ousted Democrat Ilhan Omar from a high-profile committee over remarks widely condemned as antisemitic,...

Russian military takes Vuhledar city

MOSCOW: The Russian military has taken the city of Vuhledar in the Donetsk People's Republic (DPR) in a semicircle and is liberating...

Muslims excluded from ICHR’s exhibition on Indian dynasties

NEW DELHI: The myopic attitude and bigotry of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in India has seeped into many autonomous bodies...

Kerala journalist Siddique Kappan walks out of UP jail after long fight

LUCKNOW: Siddique Kappan, a journalist from Kerala arrested in Indian state of Uttar Pradesh more than two years ago while reporting on...