Reuters | April 23, 2018 6:19 PM
William was present for the birth at St Mary’s Hospital in west London where their other two children, George and Charlotte, were also born, it added.
No more nuclear or missile tests, announced North Korea: Here’s how US, Seoul reacted to Kim Jong Un’s promisesFE Online | April 23, 2018 5:27 PM
The announcement raised hopes in the US and South Korea for a breakthrough in the upcoming nuclear negotiations. The decision to halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches were particularly welcomed by US President Donald Trump.
Waffle House shooting: 4 dead in Nashville, Tennessee; US Police hunts for semi-nude suspect Travis ReinkingAssociated Press | April 23, 2018 10:03 AM
Authorities were searching for the 29-year-old suspect, Travis Reinking, who they said drove to the busy restaurant and killed two people in the parking lot before entering and continuing to fire.
Reuters | April 23, 2018 9:34 AM
Chinese state television’s English-language channel had tweeted earlier on Monday that a tour bus had fallen off a bridge killing more than 30 people, but later deleted the tweet.
South Korea halts border propaganda broadcasts, US President Donald Trump cautious on North Korea nuclear crisisReuters | April 23, 2018 8:59 AM
North and South Korea are in the final stages of preparations for a summit between North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-In at the border truce village of Panmunjom on Friday.
PTI | April 23, 2018 8:44 AM
The temple – one of the oldest in Singapore – was re-sanctified in a consecration ceremony called the “Maha Samprokshanam”, which would be followed by a period of 45 days of cultural programmes known as the “mandalabishegam”.
AFP | April 23, 2018 6:49 AM
The crash occurred on Saturday near the western Saudi town of Al Khalas while the pilgrims were on their way to the holy city of Mecca.
AFP | April 23, 2018 5:37 AM
France’s National Assembly has passed a controversial immigration law that has exposed unprecedented divisions in President Emmanuel Macron’s young centrist party.
ANI | April 23, 2018 4:58 AM
United States President Donald Trump on Sunday once again went after the ‘pundits’ slamming him on policy decisions.
ANI | April 23, 2018 4:33 AM
Activists from Baloch Republican Party (BRP) and Baloch Republican Student Organisation (BRSO) on Sunday jointly held a protest demonstration outside Busan Station in South Korea to highlight war crimes and state atrocities allegedly being committed by the Pakistani military forces in Balochistan.
IANS | April 23, 2018 2:41 AM
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday accused Iran of sending combat drones to attack Israel after Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif blamed Israel for violating international law.
AFP | April 23, 2018 12:47 AM
Police were hunting today for a seminude gunman on the run after a pre-dawn shooting at a Waffle House restaurant in Nashville, in the southern US state of Tennessee left four people dead.
Associated Press | April 22, 2018 11:11 PM
An Islamic State suicide bomber carried out an attack at a voter registration center in the capital Kabul today, killing 57 people and wounding more than 100 others, said officials form the Afghan interior and public health ministries.
AFP | April 22, 2018 10:54 PM
French President Emmanuel Macron, who is heading to Washington to urge his US counterpart to stay in the Iran nuclear deal, said in an interview broadcast today that there is no “Plan B” if the accord is scrapped.
AFP | April 22, 2018 9:37 PM
Kim said yesterday that his country would halt testing and close a nuclear test site, which Trump hailed as “big progress.”
AFP | April 22, 2018 6:23 PM
At the crime scene, police markers indicated 14 bullets had been sprayed at the victim, some of them hitting a wall.
AFP | April 22, 2018 6:19 PM
The Metropolitan Nashville Police Department said in a statement that the shooting occurred at a Waffle House restaurant in Antioch, a suburb southeast of Nashville, at 3:25 am.
FE Online | April 22, 2018 4:46 PM
Earth Day 2018: “It is so important in the world today that we feel hopeful and do our part to protect life on Earth.” These are the words of Jane Goodall, the lady who has been honoured by Google Doodle today.
Associated Press | April 22, 2018 3:04 PM
The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died of old age in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern Japan, town official Susumu Yoshiyuki confirmed.
IANS | April 22, 2018 1:55 PM
The Big Falcon Rocket, or BFR, which will be used to explore Mars — a goal that SpaceX CEO Elon Musk hopes to accomplish by 2022 — will be built in the Port of Los Angeles, media reports said.
IANS | April 22, 2018 9:31 AM
The European Union (EU) and Mexico concluded negotiations for a new trade agreement that will eliminate tariffs on virtually all products, the European Commission has said here.
IANS | April 22, 2018 7:59 AM
US President Donald Trump on Saturday said that the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) had broken the law when he leaked classified documents to the press.
Associated Press | April 22, 2018 7:13 AM
The world’s oldest person has died in southern Japan at the age of 117. An official in the town of Kikai says Nabi Tajima died in a hospital yesterday shortly before 8 pm. She had been hospitalised since January.
PTI | April 22, 2018 4:07 AM
In a major development, the World Bank Group has endorsed an ambitious package of measures that include a USD 13 billion increase in paid-in capital.
Reuters | April 22, 2018 1:51 AM
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth attended a star-studded special concert on Saturday as the world’s oldest and longest-reigning living monarch celebrated her 92nd birthday.
PTI | April 22, 2018 12:50 AM
The IMF’s policy-making committee today said that the global growth prospects is threatened by increasing trade disputes, geopolitical tensions and low-income countries’ heavy debt burden.
AFP | April 21, 2018 11:35 PM
Investigators from the global chemical arms watchdog collected samples today from the site of a suspected gas attack in Syria two weeks ago, after security concerns delayed their probe.
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