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ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

The Indian Coast Guard in a coordinated operation with the Bangladesh Coast Guard brought back as many as 516 Indian fishermen along with 32 Indian Fishing Boats from Bangladesh who were stranded due

Jul 16, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at US-Mexico border

Facing new asylum curb, nerves for those waiting at US-Mexico border

The Trump administration`s interim rule, set to take effect Tuesday, requires asylum-seekers to first pursue safe haven in a third country through which they travelled en route to the United States.

Jul 16, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Finland's F/A-18 C/D Hornets intercept Russian Sukhoi Su-35, Tu-160 bomber, A-50 jet

Finland's F/A-18 C/D Hornets intercept Russian Sukhoi Su-35, Tu-160 bomber, A-50 jet

While the Finnish Air Force did not specify the number of F/A-18s scrambled for the intercept, it tweeted about the incident with photos of the Russian Su-35, Tu-160 and A-50 AEW&C. According to

Jul 16, 2019, 19:16 PM IST
Italy seizes air-to-air missile, guns in raids on neo-Nazis

Italy seizes air-to-air missile, guns in raids on neo-Nazis

Italian police have seized a large arsenal of weapons, including an air-to-air missile, in raids on neo-Nazi sympathisers, they said on Monday.

Jul 16, 2019, 18:44 PM IST
When a Russian Sukhoi Su-35S fighter chased away US F-22 Raptor jet

When a Russian Sukhoi Su-35S fighter chased away US F-22 Raptor jet

The Russian Su-35S was scrambled after the F-22 reportedly tried to block the Su-27s from carrying out the anti-terrorist operations to the west of the Euphrates river in Syria. 

Jul 16, 2019, 18:09 PM IST
With eye on women voters, Trump to launch campaign for 2020 elections

With eye on women voters, Trump to launch campaign for 2020 elections

Lara Trump, the president’s daughter-in-law, will launch "Women for Trump," a coalition dedicated to recruiting and activating women in support of the Republican president`s re-election in November

Jul 16, 2019, 17:07 PM IST
North Korea's Hwaseong-15 ICBM can strike entire USA mainland

North Korea's Hwaseong-15 ICBM can strike entire USA mainland

The revelation about North Korea's Hwaseong-15 missile was made in the USFK 2019 Strategic Digest, published jointly with United Nations Command and Combined Forces Command.

Jul 16, 2019, 16:39 PM IST
Safety concerns deter Chinese parents from sending children to US, call it ‘a loss for America’

Safety concerns deter Chinese parents from sending children to US, call it ‘a loss for America’

A Global Times report cited tighter US visa norms as one of the reasons for Chinese parents to look at other options like Europe, Australia, Japan and South Korea.

Jul 16, 2019, 14:03 PM IST
Bowl of milk does not attract snakes: Myths busted on World Snake Day

Bowl of milk does not attract snakes: Myths busted on World Snake Day

On World Snake Day, here are the few myths that need to be busted!

Jul 16, 2019, 11:57 AM IST
Death toll due to Nepal floods reaches 67

Death toll due to Nepal floods reaches 67

"At least 1,445 people from different districts have been rescued successfully and evacuated to safer destinations," a police statement said.

Jul 16, 2019, 11:01 AM IST
In a first since Balakot strikes, Pakistan opens its airspace on all routes

In a first since Balakot strikes, Pakistan opens its airspace on all routes

"With immediate effect, Pakistan airspace is open for all type of civilian traffic on published ATS routes."

Jul 16, 2019, 08:13 AM IST
Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia

Undersea quake strikes south of Bali in Indonesia

There has been no tsunami warning from the Hawaii-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center.

Jul 16, 2019, 06:34 AM IST
US says asylum seekers from India rising as Donald Trump adds yet another roadblock

US says asylum seekers from India rising as Donald Trump adds yet another roadblock

The Trump administration says US capacity to process asylum claims has been overwhelmed due to an influx of people from Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador but also increasingly from Cuba and

Jul 16, 2019, 06:29 AM IST
11 pilgrims killed as landmine explodes in Afghanistan

11 pilgrims killed as landmine explodes in Afghanistan

At least 11 pilgrims including seven children were killed and on Monday when their vehicle set off a landmine in southern Afghanistan, local government and health officials said.

Jul 15, 2019, 21:52 PM IST
UK's Hammond pledges to fight a no-deal Brexit from outside government

UK's Hammond pledges to fight a no-deal Brexit from outside government

British Finance Minister Philip Hammond told CNBC television he did not want to make life difficult for either Boris Johnson or Jeremy Hunt, the two contenders to replace Theresa May as prime

Jul 15, 2019, 21:00 PM IST
South Africa's Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

South Africa's Zuma denies breaking law with business brothers

Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that enemies had plotted to bring him down, and he had never broken the law with the business family at the centre of an

Jul 15, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
Trump administration sets 'new bar' for immigrants seeking asylum

Trump administration sets 'new bar' for immigrants seeking asylum

The Department of Homeland Security said the interim rule would set a "new bar" for immigrants "by placing further restrictions or limitations on eligibility for aliens who seek asylum in the US."

Jul 15, 2019, 20:40 PM IST
Swedish Police busts child prostitution racket veiled under 'sugar dating sites'

Swedish Police busts child prostitution racket veiled under 'sugar dating sites'

The Swedish Police has uncovered a child prostitution racket that was operating under the garb of so-called 'sugar dating websites' in a week-long campaign.

Jul 15, 2019, 18:24 PM IST
Anti-terrorism court in Lahore grants interim pre-arrest bail until August 31 to Hafiz Saeed

Anti-terrorism court in Lahore grants interim pre-arrest bail until August 31 to Hafiz Saeed

ATC granted interim bail to the accused, that included Saeed, Hafiz Masood, Ameer Hamza, and Malik Zafar, until August 31 against surety bonds of Rs 50,000 each.

Jul 15, 2019, 17:21 PM IST
Go back to your country and fix it: Donald Trump under fire for 'racist' remark

Go back to your country and fix it: Donald Trump under fire for 'racist' remark

Donald Trump directed his anger against certain American-born Democratic congresswomen who trace their roots outside of the United States.

Jul 15, 2019, 12:06 PM IST