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“UN At Risk Of Running Out Of Cash”, Warns United Nations Chief

The United Nations is at risk of running out of cash, the UN chief has warned, urging member states to pay their mandatory contributions...

WHO readies coronavirus app for checking symptoms, possibly contact tracing

The World Health Organization (WHO) plans to launch an app this month to enable people in under-resourced countries to assess whether they may have...

FBI Issues New Set Of Images Of Neerja Bhanot’s Pan Am Flight Hijackers

The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released new age-progressed images of four suspects in the deadly hijacking of a Pan Am plane...

Malala receives highest UN honour to promote girls education

Men should not clip the "wings of women and let them fly", Nobel Laureate Malala Yousafzai said as UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres designated her...

Elderly Buddhist monk hacked to death in Bangladesh

An elderly Buddhist monk was found hacked to death on Saturday in Bangladesh, police said, the latest in a spate of murders of religious minorities...

25 People killed in powerful blast in Pakistan

A powerful bomb blast ripped through a busy market outside a religious seminary in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Friday, killing at least...

Boris Johnson leaves hospital as millions mark Easter in lockdown

Virus-stricken British Prime Minister Boris Johnson thanked medics for saving his life after leaving hospital on Easter Sunday, as hundreds of millions of Christians...

Facebook, Google ‘Manipulate’ Users To Share Data Despite EU Law: Study

Facebook and Google are pushing users to share private information by offering "invasive" and limited default options despite new EU data protection laws aimed...

Facebook says Chinese phone makers got access to data

Facebook on Tuesday confirmed that a Chinese phone maker deemed a national security threat by the US was among companies given access to data...

Iran rules out talks as Trump blames Tehran for Saudi oil attack

Iran's supreme leader on Tuesday ruled out talks with Washington after President Donald Trump blamed Tehran for a crippling attack on Saudi Arabia's oil...