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Britain may need a second referendum on Brexit to resolve the impasse: David Cameron

Britain may need a second referendum on Brexit to resolve the impasse: David Cameron

Former British prime minister David Cameron said a no-deal Brexit would be "a bad outcome" which should not be pursued and said a second referendum remained an option.

Sep 14, 2019, 06:27 AM IST
Expected world to react much more on Kashmir: Imran Khan

Expected world to react much more on Kashmir: Imran Khan

Unable to recognise the follies of peddling lies on Kashmir, Imran Khan has continued to feign disappointment over the world's reaction to a problem that does not exist.

Sep 13, 2019, 21:46 PM IST
9 killed in Brazil hospital fire

9 killed in Brazil hospital fire

Patients from the private Badim Hospital in northern Rio de Janeiro were evacuated as thick smoke spread through the building on Thursday night.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:55 PM IST
3 persons die, two airports closed as torrential rains hit southern Spain

3 persons die, two airports closed as torrential rains hit southern Spain

A third person has died in southern Spain`s torrential rains, the local mayor told Spanish radio Cadena Ser on Friday as airports and dozens of roads were closed in the second day of heavy rainfall.

Sep 13, 2019, 14:49 PM IST
PNB scam: Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's brother Nehal Deepak

PNB scam: Interpol issues Red Corner Notice against fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi's brother Nehal Deepak

Investigations reveal that Nehal Modi was the director of now-defunct Firestar Diamonds USA. 

Sep 13, 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Imran Khan admits Pakistan trained terrorists using US funds

Imran Khan admits Pakistan trained terrorists using US funds

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Friday admitted that the country trained terrorists with funds from the United States' Central Intelligence Agency (CIA). 

Sep 13, 2019, 10:39 AM IST
Seven dead, 10 hurt in southeast Turkey blast: Governor's office

Seven dead, 10 hurt in southeast Turkey blast: Governor's office

Seven people were killed and 10 were wounded in southeast Turkey when an improvised explosive placed on a road went off as a vehicle carrying villagers was passing, a governor`s office in the region

Sep 13, 2019, 10:03 AM IST
Imran Khan claims 58 nations support Pakistan but UNHRC has just 47 members

Imran Khan claims 58 nations support Pakistan but UNHRC has just 47 members

'You have to understand, there are 47 members including India and Pakistan, they are claiming 60, so either they have gone beyond to wider international community,' said MEA.

Sep 13, 2019, 09:06 AM IST
Pakistan PM Imran Khan to lead  'big jalsa' in PoK's Muzzafarbad on Friday

Pakistan PM Imran Khan to lead 'big jalsa' in PoK's Muzzafarbad on Friday

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan will hold a 'jalsa', a public rally, in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir's (PoK) capital Muzzafarbad on Friday to show solidarity with Kashmir. 

Sep 13, 2019, 08:06 AM IST
Saudi princess handed 10-month suspended prison sentence for beating worker in Paris flat

Saudi princess handed 10-month suspended prison sentence for beating worker in Paris flat

Speaking after the verdict, Princess Hassa bint Salman`s French lawyer said most of the declarations made by workman Ashraf Eid were false and that an appeal would be lodged.

Sep 12, 2019, 20:25 PM IST
50 dead after train derails in Congo

50 dead after train derails in Congo

Congo's Minister for Humanitarian Affairs, Steve Mbikayi, said the derailment happened around 3 a.m. local time (0100 GMT), near the town of Mayibaridi, and gave a provisional death toll of 50.

Sep 12, 2019, 20:09 PM IST
UK government publishes no-deal Brexit scenarios predicting disorder

UK government publishes no-deal Brexit scenarios predicting disorder

A `no-deal` Brexit could snarl cross-Channel trade routes, disrupting supplies of medicines and fresh food while protests spread across Britain, according to a worst-case scenario reluctantly

Sep 12, 2019, 14:56 PM IST
No second consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Pakistan

No second consular access for Kulbhushan Jadhav, says Pakistan

India on September 2 got the first consular access to Jadhav when India's Deputy High Commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia met him at a sub-jail for two hours. The Indian diplomat found Jadhav under '

Sep 12, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
World backs India on Jammu and Kashmir, we've lost it, admits Pakistan minister

World backs India on Jammu and Kashmir, we've lost it, admits Pakistan minister

When asked if Imran Khan, later prime minister Benazir Bhutto, dictator Pervez Musharraf and others were a part of the ruling elite, the minister said, "It is not a one person's role. Everyone has

Sep 12, 2019, 12:30 PM IST
US denies protective status to Bahamas hurricane evacuees

US denies protective status to Bahamas hurricane evacuees

The United States will not give temporary protected immigration status to people from the Bahamas who evacuated after the archipelago was battered by a Category 5 hurricane, the White House said on

Sep 12, 2019, 07:30 AM IST
Hurricane Dorian's toll: Bahamas officials say 2,500 missing in storm's wake

Hurricane Dorian's toll: Bahamas officials say 2,500 missing in storm's wake

More than a week after the top-of-scale Category 5 hurricane ravaged Great Abaco Island, Freeport and other parts of the tourism-dependent country, the number of those officially registered as

Sep 12, 2019, 06:34 AM IST
Al Qaeda chief urges Muslims to attack US, Europe, Israel, Russia during 9/11 anniversary speech

Al Qaeda chief urges Muslims to attack US, Europe, Israel, Russia during 9/11 anniversary speech

Al-Zawahiri became al-Qaeda chief following the 2011 killing of Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad, Pakistan, by US commandos.

Sep 12, 2019, 06:32 AM IST
Canada PM Justin Trudeau dissolves Parliament, calls general election on October 21

Canada PM Justin Trudeau dissolves Parliament, calls general election on October 21

The 47-year-old Justin Trudeau, who is seeking a second term as PM, visited Governor General Julie Payette, Canada`s acting head of state, on Wednesday morning to formally launch the campaign.

Sep 11, 2019, 23:10 PM IST
US should avoid 'warmongers' after Bolton departure, says Iran

US should avoid 'warmongers' after Bolton departure, says Iran

The departure of John Bolton removes one of the strongest advocates of a hard line towards Iran from President Donald Trump`s White House, and raises the prospect of steps to open up negotiations

Sep 11, 2019, 22:24 PM IST
Swoop flight to Edmonton suffers bird strike, makes emergency landing at Abbotsford airport

Swoop flight to Edmonton suffers bird strike, makes emergency landing at Abbotsford airport

According to the airline, Flight 312 landed safely in Abbotsford after striking birds shortly after its takeoff.

Sep 11, 2019, 19:45 PM IST