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One dead in shooting outside Australia nightclub, three injured

One dead in shooting outside Australia nightclub, three injured

Sunday`s shooting took place around 3.20 a.m. in the lively entertainment district of Melbourne`s southeastern suburb of Prahran, police said.

Apr 14, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
2 killed, 5 injured in Summit Air flight crash at Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Nepal

2 killed, 5 injured in Summit Air flight crash at Tenzing-Hillary Airport in Nepal

The aircraft had collided with a parked chopper at the airport.

Apr 14, 2019, 09:55 AM IST
'Large' IMF majority on Venezuela leader issue needed: Christine Lagarde

'Large' IMF majority on Venezuela leader issue needed: Christine Lagarde

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will not be able to help Venezuela deal with its economic crisis until a "large majority" of its members decide who to recognize as the country`s leader, the

Apr 14, 2019, 09:11 AM IST
New military council leader promises civilian government for Sudan

New military council leader promises civilian government for Sudan

During a meeting between the transitional military council and a coalition of opposition groups, the protesters demanded that civilians be included in the council.

Apr 14, 2019, 09:04 AM IST
World's largest plane makes first flight over California in US

World's largest plane makes first flight over California in US

The airplane called Roc, which has a wingspan the length of an American football field and is powered by six engines on a twin fuselage, took to the air shortly before 7 a.m. Pacific time (1400 GMT).

Apr 14, 2019, 08:54 AM IST
Four injured, two critical in shooting outside nightclub in Australia

Four injured, two critical in shooting outside nightclub in Australia

 Local detectives are probing the involvement of an outlaw motorcycle gang as the gang had recently made extortion attempts on the nightclub.

Apr 14, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
Nancy Pelosi slams Donald Trump over attack on Muslim congresswoman using 9/11 images

Nancy Pelosi slams Donald Trump over attack on Muslim congresswoman using 9/11 images

The Trump tweet included the words "WE WILL NEVER FORGET!"

Apr 13, 2019, 22:43 PM IST
North Korea's Kim Jong Un gives US to year-end to become more flexible

North Korea's Kim Jong Un gives US to year-end to become more flexible

Kim said he will wait "till the end of this year" for the United States to decide to be more flexible, according to KCNA.

Apr 13, 2019, 19:17 PM IST
Sudan's intelligence chief quits, protesters keep up pressure

Sudan's intelligence chief quits, protesters keep up pressure

Defence Minister Awad Ibn Auf stepped down as head of the transitional military council late on Friday after only a day in the post, as protesters demanded faster political change.

Apr 13, 2019, 19:13 PM IST
First-ever blackhole to be photographed named 'Powehi'

First-ever blackhole to be photographed named 'Powehi'

The first-ever blackhole to be pictured has been named `Powehi` by a Hawaiian professor Larry Kimura, who was tasked with the job by astronomers involved in the project.

Apr 13, 2019, 06:04 AM IST
WikiLeaks: After years of giving refuge, Ecuador suspends Julian Assange's citizenship

WikiLeaks: After years of giving refuge, Ecuador suspends Julian Assange's citizenship

Ecuador has suspended Julian Assange`s citizenship and accused him and people connected to his WikiLeaks group of collaborating in attempts to destabilise the Andean nation`s government, after years

Apr 13, 2019, 05:18 AM IST
After years of giving refuge, Ecuador suspends WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's citizenship

After years of giving refuge, Ecuador suspends WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's citizenship

Assange`s Ecuadorean citizenship was suspended on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Jose Valencia told reporters. 

Apr 13, 2019, 00:16 AM IST
Furore over 'black hole' photo forces China's largest image provider to shut

Furore over 'black hole' photo forces China's largest image provider to shut

Shares in the company slumped by the maximum 10 per cent allowed.

Apr 12, 2019, 23:48 PM IST
Alibaba founder Jack Ma defends overtime work culture as 'huge blessing'

Alibaba founder Jack Ma defends overtime work culture as 'huge blessing'

In a speech to Alibaba employees, Ma defended the industry`s `996` work schedule, which refers to the 9 am to 9 pm workday, six days a week.

Apr 12, 2019, 21:22 PM IST
Indonesia lifts tsunami warning in Sulawesi island after 6.8 earthquake

Indonesia lifts tsunami warning in Sulawesi island after 6.8 earthquake

The warning was in place for about 40 minutes. 

Apr 12, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
US lawmakers introduce legislation that aims at treating India as a NATO ally

US lawmakers introduce legislation that aims at treating India as a NATO ally

The legislation also seeks to advance the US-India strategic relationship.

Apr 12, 2019, 16:30 PM IST
Russia honours PM Narendra Modi with Order of St Andrew the Apostle, its highest decoration

Russia honours PM Narendra Modi with Order of St Andrew the Apostle, its highest decoration

The Russian Embassy said that the decoration was bestowed for PM Modi's exceptional services in promoting special and privileged strategic partnership between the two nations.

Apr 12, 2019, 15:53 PM IST
14 dead, several injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Quetta city

14 dead, several injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Quetta city

A bomb blast ripped through a vegetable market in Pakistan's Quetta city early Friday, killing at least 14 people and injuring several others, media reports said.

Apr 12, 2019, 10:40 AM IST
SpaceX's Falcon Heavy conducts first commercial flight

SpaceX's Falcon Heavy conducts first commercial flight

The most powerful operational rocket in the world, SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy, launched its first commercial mission on Thursday from Florida in a key demonstration for billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk`

Apr 12, 2019, 05:43 AM IST
Brexit delay better than no-deal outcome: International Monetary Fund IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde

Brexit delay better than no-deal outcome: International Monetary Fund IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde

"A no-deal Brexit would have been a terrible outcome."  

Apr 12, 2019, 05:28 AM IST