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At Least 8 Feared Dead In France’s Marseille After 2 Buildings Collapse

As many as eight people might have died in the southern French city of Marseille in two building collapses, officials said Tuesday after the...

Pakistan arrests 25 Indian fishermen

Pakistan has arrested at least 25 Indian fishermen for allegedly fishing illegally in its waters, officials said on Wednesday. The Maritime Security Agency (MSA)...

Bangladesh central bank governor quits over $81 mn heist

BANGLADESH 'S central bank chief resigned on Tuesday (March 15), after hackers stole $81 million from the nation's foreign reserves in one of the...

Coronavirus deaths in China spike, Japan has first fatality

The Chinese province at the centre of the coronavirus outbreak reported a record rise in deaths and thousands more infections using a broader definition on Thursday,...

China says report on President Xi asking Pak to relocate LeT chief Saeed shocking,...

China today dismissed as "shocking" and "baseless" a media report that President Xi Jinping has asked Pakistan to explore ways to relocate JuD chief...

Japan’s Abe dissolves parliament ahead of tough election battle

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe officially dissolved parliament Thursday, effectively kicking off a national election campaign where he faces an unexpected and formidable challenge...

India-born former soldier sworn in as Canada’s new defense minister

HARJIT Sajjan, a former police officer and veteran of three military deployments to Afghanistan, was named Canada's new minister of defense on Wednesday (November...

100 years since his birth, South Africa pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

South Africa on Wednesday marked 100 years since Nelson Mandela’s birth, with Barack Obama hosting a youth leadership project as archbishop Desmond Tutu led...

Brazil’s Rousseff, a fighter who held on for new term

PRESIDENT Dilma Rousseff, a former leftist guerrilla once imprisoned and tortured by Brazil's military regime, upheld her reputation for toughness in a hard-fought campaign...

Pakistan navy says it stopped Indian sub from entering its waters

Pakistan has stopped an Indian submarine from entering its waters, the navy said Tuesday, as tensions continue to run high between the nuclear-armed foes. The...