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2 US Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Super Hornets collide mid-air, jets suffer minor scratch, pilots safe

2 US Navy Blue Angels F/A-18 Super Hornets collide mid-air, jets suffer minor scratch, pilots safe

The Blue Angels were scheduled to demonstrate their skills at the Air and Water Show 2019 in Chicago, Illinois and were busy practising for the same when No. 1 and No. 3 F/A-18 Super Hornets piloted

Aug 22, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Ecological disaster: Amazon is on fire, Brazil President blames NGOs

Ecological disaster: Amazon is on fire, Brazil President blames NGOs

The raging fire in Amazon is believed to be the worst ever and could cause a massive dent in the fight against climate change.

Aug 22, 2019, 08:56 AM IST
Trump imposes rule allowing US to detain migrant families indefinitely

Trump imposes rule allowing US to detain migrant families indefinitely

The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled a rule that allows officials to detain migrant families indefinitely while judges consider whether to grant them asylum in the United States,

Aug 22, 2019, 08:47 AM IST
Parents of murdered Pakistan social media star Qandeel Baloch pardon sons, want case to end

Parents of murdered Pakistan social media star Qandeel Baloch pardon sons, want case to end

Qandeel Baloch was allegedly murdered by her brother Waseem who is said to have confessed later and claim that he had committed the crime to protect the 'honour' of his family.

Aug 22, 2019, 07:22 AM IST
Donald Trump cancels visit, calls Danish PM's rebuff of Greenland idea 'nasty'

Donald Trump cancels visit, calls Danish PM's rebuff of Greenland idea 'nasty'

President Donald Trump declared Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen`s dismissal of his idea to buy Greenland "nasty" and an affront to the United States on Wednesday, a day after shocking Danes

Aug 22, 2019, 07:21 AM IST
US President Donald Trump looks at ending birthright citizenship

US President Donald Trump looks at ending birthright citizenship

US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that his administration was seriously looking at ending the right of citizenship for US-born children of noncitizens and people who immigrated to the

Aug 21, 2019, 22:38 PM IST
ISIS more powerful than they were 3 years ago in some parts: Mike Pompeo

ISIS more powerful than they were 3 years ago in some parts: Mike Pompeo

There are certainly places where ISIS is more powerful today than they were three or four years ago, said US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Aug 21, 2019, 09:00 AM IST
Pakistan likely to approach International Court of Justice over Kashmir

Pakistan likely to approach International Court of Justice over Kashmir

Imran Khan-led Pakistan government is likely to approach the International Court of Justice (ICJ) over Kashmir issue, sources told Zee News on Tuesday.

Aug 20, 2019, 20:22 PM IST
Gunman holding bus passengers hostage killed in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro

Gunman holding bus passengers hostage killed in Brazil's Rio de Janeiro

The website said that the gunman had gas bottles. It added that the total number of people inside the bus is yet to be confirmed. The gunman had released three women and a man at around 7.20 am (

Aug 20, 2019, 18:04 PM IST
Tensions rise after 10 jump from migrant ship stranded off Italy

Tensions rise after 10 jump from migrant ship stranded off Italy

The ship Open Arms, at sea for 19 days with almost 100 migrants onboard, has been waiting just off the port of Lampedusa, asking permission to bring the mostly African migrants ashore, despite an

Aug 20, 2019, 17:54 PM IST
Two Russian MiG-31BM fighters conduct dogfight 20 km above earth in stratosphere

Two Russian MiG-31BM fighters conduct dogfight 20 km above earth in stratosphere

Russia has upgraded the MiG-31BMs with improved avionics, radar, HOTAS controls. The jets are also armed with Vympel R-77 missile which has a range of over 100 km, and Kh-31 anti-radiation missile (

Aug 20, 2019, 12:28 PM IST
Despite apology, Zakir Naik barred from making public speeches in Malaysia

Despite apology, Zakir Naik barred from making public speeches in Malaysia

 Royal Malaysia Police has confirmed that Zakir Naik has been barred from making public speeches 'in the interest of national security and to preserve racial harmony.'

Aug 20, 2019, 09:26 AM IST
Pakistan's opposition parties target Imran Khan for 'sellout' on Kashmir

Pakistan's opposition parties target Imran Khan for 'sellout' on Kashmir

A number of opposition parties in Pakistan came together recently and said that the Imran Khan government is part of an 'international conspiracy' to stay silent in matters related to Kashmir.

Aug 20, 2019, 08:51 AM IST
G7 Summit main highlight during PM Narendra Modi's visit to France

G7 Summit main highlight during PM Narendra Modi's visit to France

On the sidelines of G7 Summit, India and France are also scheduled to hold talks on a range of areas like strengthening of defence partnerships and convergent strategic and political priorities in

Aug 20, 2019, 06:39 AM IST
Taking aim at Pakistan, PM Narendra Modi tells Donald Trump 'extreme rhetoric not conducive to peace'

Taking aim at Pakistan, PM Narendra Modi tells Donald Trump 'extreme rhetoric not conducive to peace'

Days after the UN Security Council backed India in its efforts to bring in development in Kashmir after revoking its special status, PM Modi held a 30-minute call with Trump.

Aug 20, 2019, 06:23 AM IST
Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: Officers

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: Officers

There has been a rise in attacks on police in Northern Ireland in recent months, claimed by militant groups opposed to British rule and the 1998 peace accord that largely ended three decades of

Aug 19, 2019, 23:13 PM IST
Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa gets 3 more years in office due to 'regional security environment'

Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa gets 3 more years in office due to 'regional security environment'

According to the Pakistani Prime Minister's office, General Bajwa's extension has been approved due to the "regional security environment". General Bajwa, the 10th Pakistani Army Chief, was appointed

Aug 19, 2019, 18:25 PM IST
For Donald Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Report

For Donald Trump, appeals to white fears about race may be a tougher sell in 2020: Report

The analysis comes amid widespread criticism of Trump`s racially charged comments about four minority women lawmakers and the fallout from a mass shooting of Hispanics in El Paso, Texas, that many

Aug 19, 2019, 16:07 PM IST
At least 66 injured after serial blasts hit Afghanistan's Jalalabad on Independence Day

At least 66 injured after serial blasts hit Afghanistan's Jalalabad on Independence Day

A series of bombings struck restaurants and public squares on Monday in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad, wounding at least 34 people, officials said, as the country marked the 100th anniversary

Aug 19, 2019, 15:40 PM IST
Sukhoi Su-57E fighter to be unveiled by Russia during MAKS 2019 air show

Sukhoi Su-57E fighter to be unveiled by Russia during MAKS 2019 air show

Both Sukhoi Su-57E and Il-112VE light military transport aircraft have been cleared for export with the mandatory permits. With a reduced radar and infrared signature, the Su-57 enjoys unparalled

Aug 19, 2019, 11:57 AM IST