Choose your leader carefully: Shah Rukh Khan
Apr 11, 2014
World News | Agency France Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
US President Barack Obama arrives in Kenya today for a weekend visit that will include talks with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 24, 2015
South Korean police said today they had arrested a 33-year-old man for threatening to kill the US Ambassador to Seoul, Mark Lippert, who was the victim of a vicious knife attack in March.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 22, 2015
Top officials of US and Pakistan have stressed on achieving peace and stability in South-Asia and its economic development through enhanced cooperation.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday July 21, 2015
At the US mission in Havana, there were few outward signs today of its new status as an American embassy and the epochal shift in relations with Cuba after a 54-year break.
World News | Reuters | Monday July 20, 2015
The United States and Cuba quietly ushered in a new era of post-Cold War relations today, formally restoring diplomatic ties severed more than five decades ago and re-establishing embassies in each other's capitals.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 16, 2015
Property tycoon Donald Trump, one of the richest men in America, on Wednesday claimed a net worth of more than $10 billion in his race for the White House.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday July 14, 2015
Iran and six world powers reached a nuclear deal on Tuesday, capping more than a decade of negotiations with an agreement that could transform the Middle East, and which Israel called an "historic surrender."
World News | Reuters | Friday July 10, 2015
The United States and other major powers are not in a rush to reach a nuclear deal with Iran, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday, suggesting an accord was unlikely hours ahead of a deadline set by the U.S. Congress for a quick review.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 8, 2015
Iran has offered "constructive solutions" to resolve disputes in nuclear talks with six major powers, the Iranian Students news agency ISNA reported today, but Western officials suggested they had heard nothing new from Tehran.
World News | Reuters | Friday July 3, 2015
France swiftly today rejected a request for asylum by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Saturday July 11, 2015
Swiss authorities said on Thursday that the US embassy in Bern had sent an extradition request the day before.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The global nuclear watchdog said today that its boss would fly to Tehran to discuss some of the last big issues that need to be resolved so that Iran and world powers can reach a breakthrough final nuclear deal by a new deadline of next week.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 30, 2015
Suicide attackers today targeted foreign troops in Kabul and a police headquarters in restive southern Afghanistan, killing two people and wounding nearly 60, as the Taliban's bloody summer offensive showed no signs of letting up.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday June 30, 2015
At least 17 people were wounded in a suicide bomb attack on NATO troops as their truck convoy passed down the main road running between Kabul's airport and the US embassy, police and health ministry officials said.
World News | Agencies | Tuesday June 30, 2015
A powerful blast hit downtown Kabul today as a suicide car bomber targeted foreign military vehicles, officials said, with casualties feared.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 28, 2015
Tens of thousands of revellers created a carnival atmosphere on the streets of Dublin on Saturday in the first gay Pride parade since Ireland became the first country in the world to vote for same-sex marriage.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
A write-up of 250 words is one of the pre-requisites for getting a posting as Minister (Economics) at the Indian Embassy in the US.
India News | Reported by Pallava Bagla, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday June 24, 2015
An eminent Indian scientist has been denied a US visa for a conference in Ohio.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Nearly 6,000 demonstrators rallied in the Armenian capital on Tuesday after riot police used water cannon to break up an earlier protest against electricity price hikes.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday June 20, 2015
Whistleblowing organisation WikiLeaks has published more than 60,000 diplomatic cables from Saudi Arabia that reveal, among others that the US embassy in Saudi Arabia had refused Osama bin Laden's son a death certificate.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 20, 2015
A son of Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden asked the United States for a death certificate after US Navy SEALS killed him, said a letter released by WikiLeaks Thursday.
World News | Reuters | Friday June 19, 2015
WikiLeaks published today more than 60,000 diplomatic cables from Saudi Arabia and said on its website it would release half a million more in the coming weeks.
India News | Indo-Asian News Sevice | Friday June 12, 2015
There has been a worldwide delay in issuing US passports and visas due to technical problems for some time. It is not specific to any particular country, the US embassy clarified on today, while apologising for the delay.
Diaspora | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 11, 2015
In an unusual gesture, the powerful House Foreign Affairs Committee held a Congressional reception to welcome India's new ambassador Arun K Singh at Capitol Hill, the seat of US legislature.