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Kandahar: Unidentified gunmen have killed over a 100 civilians in Spin Boldak district of Afghanistan, media reports said on Saturday. more
China: Fourteen dead, 26 injured in warehouse fire

Changchun/UNI/Xinhua: Fourteen people were confirmed dead and 26 injured after a fire broke out on Saturday afternoon at a warehouse in Changchun, capital of northeast China's Jilin P ...

Lebanon: Public water system on the verge of collapse, UNICEF warns

New York: The public water system in Lebanon is “on life support” and could collapse at any moment, putting 71 per cent of the population, or more than four million people, at ...

Afghanistan: US air strike hits Taliban fighting positions in Kandahar

The US military launched four airstrikes recently which targeted military equipment seized by the Taliban, media reports said.

WHO’s Tedros backs Tokyo Olympic Games ‘power to inspire’

New York: The head of the UN World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has welcomed the start of the Olympic and Paralympic Games as a chance to spread “hope to the wor ...

Hong Kong protests: 2 students imprisoned for rioting over Chinese University clash

Hong Kong: Two students of Hong Kong were jailed after they were found 'guilty' of rioting  at the Chinese University campus two years ago.

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani says Taliban has 'deep ties' with Al-Qaeda, other groups

Kabul: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani has claimed that Taliban has “deep ties" with Al-Qaeda, Lashkar-e-Taiba and Jaish-e-Mohammed and the group wants Afghanistan “to ...

Bangladesh begins strict lockdown to tackle COVID-19 surge

Dhaka: Bangladesh government imposed strict 'lockdown' in the country from Friday after ending their nine-day break for Eid-ul-Azha celebration.

Gaza explosion leaves 1 dead, 10 hurt

Gaza: At least one person was killed as an explosion rocked the Gaza region on Thursday.

Covid19: China rejects WHO's plan for second phase of virus origin probe

Beijing: China will not allow audit of the laboratories in the area where the Sars-CoV-2 or the novel coronavirus responsible for Covid-19 pandemic was first identified.