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Indonesia: Preident Widodo’s re-election confirmed; Opposition gather in protest

Indonesian President Joko Widodo comfortably won re-election in last month's poll, an official count showed on Tuesday, throwing the spotlight on his opponent who...

Indian Consul General’s family robbed in South Africa

The family of India's Consul General in Durban was attacked by robbers and briefly held hostage at their official residence there, prompting India to...

At least five dead as Iraqi security forces open fire on Baghdad protesters

Iraqi security forces killed at least five people when they opened fire on protesters in Baghdad on Monday, a Reuters witness said, as thousands...

Modi urges Indian expatriates in Australia to invest back home

LAST WEEK Mick Jagger, this week Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Thousands of expatriate Indians thronged Sydney's Allphones Arena on Monday (November 17), many travelling...

G 20 – world leaders braced for tough talks with Trump on climate, trade

Leaders from the world's top economies prepared for tough talks with U.S. President Donald Trump on climate change and trade on Friday as a...

India, Australia to hold naval drills with eye on China

INDIA and Australia will hold their first ever joint naval drills next month, as the two countries seek to deepen defence ties and counter...

ISIS Claims Responsibility For Blast In Afghan Capital Kabul

ISIS claimed responsibility for an explosion on Monday carried by a suicide bomber near a compound of Afghanistan's national intelligence agency in the capital,...

Donald Trump Celebrates Diwali

Donald Trump celebrated Diwali on Wednesday in the Oval Office of the White House along with senior Indian-American members of the administration, including Nikki...

A royal encounter for Britain’s William and Kate in Bhutan

BRITAIN'S Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived on Thursday (April 14) in the tiny Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan, where they will meet its glamorous...

Sri Lanka protests ahead of UN vote on war crimes

SRI LANKAN pro-government activists protested outside the US embassy in Colombo on Thursday (March 21) as the UN Human Rights Council was set to...