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100 years after independence from Moscow, Finland anchored firmly to West

 A century after gaining independence from its powerful neighbour Russia, Finland continues to consolidate its ties to the West, as tensions flare between Moscow and the West.

Dec 04, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Iran raises oil exports to West, almost on par with Asia

Iran, which used to be OPEC`s second biggest oil exporter, has been raising output since 2016 to recoup market share lost to regional rivals including Saudi Arabia and Iraq.

Jun 09, 2017, 20:42 PM IST

CPEC not undermining India's sovereignty, Chinese state-media

Even the developed world has shown interest in the project and wants to invest but New Delhi's resistance would lead to “unnecessary opposition” with the developed world, it said.

Apr 07, 2017, 19:20 PM IST

Russia seeks 'post-West' order as US vows loyalty to allies

"I hope that (the world) will choose a democratic world order - a post-West one - in which each country is defined by its sovereignty," Lavrov said.

Feb 18, 2017, 18:00 PM IST

Bihar SSB rescues 59 trafficked children, 13 human traffickers arrested

At least 59 children have been rescued and 13 traffickers arrested by the border guarding force SSB.

Jul 17, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Iran`s supreme leader Khamenei warns of Western 'schemes' as new MPs meet

Iran`s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has urged newly-elected lawmakers to resist "schemes" of the West.

May 28, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

'Coz weak English is crime' this hilarious video will explain you why

Being pretentious is the in thing and no one can match us Indians when it comes to aping the West to impress others.

May 21, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

Peace in Syria when West ends support for `terrorists', says Assad

Asked what it would take to bring an end to Syria`s devastating four-year civil war, Assad said: "When those countries that I mentioned -- France, UK, US, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and some other -- stop supporting those terrorists."

Dec 02, 2015, 03:48 AM IST

PM Modi faces questions on intolerance, Gujarat violence in UK

Western Media including BBC and The Guardian tries to corner PM Modi over Intolerance and Gujarat Riots. We Zee News asks why Western Media is intolerant about India.

Nov 13, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

Vladimir Putin accuses West of 'double game' with Syria terror groups

Putin accused the West of playing a "double game" with terrorist groups in Syria.

Oct 23, 2015, 00:50 AM IST

Assad chides West over refugee crisis as air war heats up

 Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has chided Western nations for "crying" over refugees flooding into Europe, claiming that their support for "terrorists" lies at the roots of his country's crisis.

Sep 17, 2015, 02:31 AM IST

Al Qaeda against ISIS 'Caliphate', but will join them to fight West

As if Islamic State was not enough to cash in on the vulnerability of young minds and provoke them to carry out killings, now al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahri has issued a call to the Muslims, egging them on to stage lone-wolf attacks in the US and other western countries.

Sep 14, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

From India to Hollywood: Yoga's rising popularity in the West

The magnitude of yoga's renaissance in the modern western world has made a huge impact on Hollywood celebrities, including names like Madonna, Beyonce Knowles, Reese Witherspoon, Charlize Theron and Robert Downey Jr. Many of them have found solace in this ancient discipline and have inspired their fans to follow in their footsteps.

Jun 20, 2015, 19:10 PM IST

Russia's Putin says cooperation with West to continue

Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday he was confident Moscow`s cooperation with the West would continue.

Jun 19, 2015, 19:11 PM IST

 Putin's confrontation with West ''artificial'': Dissident Khodorkovsky

 Russian President Vladimir Putin`s confrontation with the West is "artificial" and aimed at protecting Russia`s ruling elite and distracting attention from a corrupt system, a former Russian oil tycoon said on Wednesday.

Jun 18, 2015, 17:49 PM IST

West partly to blame for Islamic State: Top Muslim cleric

The West has an interest in the "fragmentation" of the Islamic world and is partly to blame for the rise of Islamic State, one of the world`s top Muslim clerics told AFP in an interview on Tuesday.

Jun 09, 2015, 21:40 PM IST

Vladimir Putin to seek friendly ear with pope visit

Increasingly isolated by the West, Vladimir Putin will hope to find a friendly ear in Pope Francis at their meeting Wednesday, but experts say the Russian President may have misjudged the mood.

Jun 09, 2015, 01:18 AM IST

'Poor in India can't pay for 150 years of pollution by West'

India has asked the developed world to bear the "burden of the cross" for pumping carbon dioxide into the air for the past 150 years as a poor man in India cannot be told to pay more for a cleaner planet.

May 22, 2015, 21:34 PM IST

Islamic State terror manual found online

An Islamic State (IS) manual for preparing, funding and carrying out terror attacks in the West is being shared on jihadist forums on the internet, asking extremists to raise funds through online scams and fraud.

Apr 18, 2015, 16:00 PM IST

Putin fetes Crimea takeover in front of huge crowd

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday triumphantly joined tens of thousands of supporters to mark one year since his takeover of Crimea, a seismic shift that shattered ties with Ukraine and the West.

Mar 18, 2015, 22:16 PM IST