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India likely to lodge dispute with WTO if U.S. refuse exemption on tariffs: sources

India recently requested exemptions, arguing that its exports of these products to the United States did not create a security concern for a country with…

Pashtuns holds mass rally, despite no permission: Pakistan

The Pashtuns are angry, and a wave of resentment against the years of exploitation resulted in one of the largest protest movements in Pakistan in…

Japanese PM Shinzo Abe sends ritual offering to war-linked Yasukuni Shrine

Prompting criticism from Seoul as it is seen in the two Koreas and China as a symbol of Japan's past militarism, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo…

Donald Trump's Green Signal to North Korea's suspension of nuclear tests

US President Donald Trump has delightfully welcomed a statement by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that he will immediately suspend nuclear and missile tests…

UKIBC report: Immense opportunities in defence, manufacturing, pharma deepen India, UK investments

India and the UK to boost investment in huge potential sectors including manufacturing, defence, pharmaceuticals and start-ups, a report by the UK India Business Council…

China jumps to Pakistan defence after PM Modi's remarks of 'terror export factory'

China today came out forcefully in defence of Pakistan and called on the international community to extend support to its counter terrorism efforts after Prime Minister…

Airport remain Closed after Malaysian jet skids off runway

Nepal's only international airport remained closed Friday after all 139 people on board a Malaysian passenger plane had a miraculous escape when the Kuala Lumpur-bound…

Caravan won't end in Mexico, 50 members reach U.S. border

Donald Trump's step to deploy the National Guard has not deterred a group of 50 Central American migrants, who set out from southern Mexico in…

Sex assault claim against UNAIDS executive headway to full-blown crisis

Initiated with sexual assault allegations against a male UNAIDS executive and a heavily-criticised internal investigation that exonerated the accused. Now, The crisis involving sexual assault…

Miguel Diaz-Canel set to become First Non-Castro Leader in almost 60 years

Cuba's Raul Castro was just hours away from retiring as president on Wednesday, with his 57-year-old First Vice President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez as sole…

Major Airlines Inspecting Boeing 737 Engines After Fatal Southwest Accident

Major airlines are urgently inspecting Boeing Co's popular 737 jets including Korean Air Lines Co Ltd said on Wednesday they were inspecting engines of the…

South Korea to discuss peace agreement with North Korea ahead of summit

South Korea said today that it is considering how to change a decades-old armistice with North Korea into a peace agreement, an unprecedented top-level meeting…

India working with US to resolve mutual trade issues : Prabhu

The government on Tuesday said it is engaged with the United States to ‘work –out’ all trade issues even as the latter has decided to…

California rapper Kendrick Lamar becomes first rapper to win Pulitzer Prize for music

California rapper Kendrick Lamar has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize for music, the first pop artist to win the august honour, one of the most…

Blast near Indian Embassy Camp Office In Nepal, No Injuries

A small explosion took place outside a temporary Indian consulate office in Nepal's 's Biratnagar. No injuries have been reported as no official was present…

Iran's Khamenei slams 'criminals' Trump, Macron, May for attack on Syria

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Khamenei branded US President Donald Trump, France's Emmanuel Macron and Britain's Theresa May as "criminals" after they launched strikes…

Syria responds to coordinated missile attacks, says West bound to fail

Syrian state media slammed Western strikes today as illegal and "doomed to fail," after the US and its allies fired more than 100 cruise missiles…

India joins China in the US Treasury's List of Nations with Questionable Forex Policies

The US Treasury announced a report that includes the list of countries which potentially have questionable foreign exchange policies. India joins China and four other…

UN reacts to `horrific` Kathua incident, hopes perpetrators are brought to justice

UN chief Antonio Guterres expressed the heart-wrenching incident with an eight-year-old girl in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district as “horrific” and said hope that the…

Theresa May orders Britain to join air strikes on Syria

British Prime Minister Theresa May said in a statement that she had authorized British armed forces to conduct “co-ordinated and targeted strikes” on the Syrian regime’s…