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Rescue efforts underway as Typhoon Hagibis kills 11 in Japan

Japan’s military scrambled Sunday to rescue people trapped by flooding after powerful Typhoon Hagibis ripped across the country, killing at least 11 people and leaving more than a dozen missing. Read More

Swiss Nobel Physics laureates hail win as ‘simply extraordinary’

Two Swiss scientists who on Tuesday won the Nobel Physics Prize along with a Canadian-American colleague hailed their win as “simply extraordinary”. Swiss scientists Michel Mayor and Didier Queloz, who Read More

British PM faces Brexit rebellion, threatens election

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces a rebellion by his own lawmakers on Sept. 2 over his Brexit strategy, despite warning he would respond to any defeat by calling an Read More

Komatsu signs multi-year deal with DHL in Australia

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Komatsu, one of the world's leading global manufacturers and suppliers of technologically innovative construction and mining equipment, has signed a new multi-year agreement with DHL Express and DHL Read More

N. Korea threatens more launches after fourth test in 12 days

North Korea threatened Tuesday to carry out more weapons tests after it fired its fourth set of projectiles in less than two weeks following the start of joint exercises between Read More

Trump meeting with Shi and Putin

US President Donald Trump will meet with China's President Shi-Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin, along with other leaders of the world, at the G-20 conference this week in Japan. Read More

OIC meeting on Women Development in Cairo

OIC held meetings on elaboration of the Internal Regulations of the Organization for the Development of Women in Cairo and a Ministerial round-table on women empowerment on 16 and 17 Read More

Police force back protesters trying to storm parliament

A peaceful mass protest in Hong Kong over an extradition bill descended into violence in the early hours of Monday as several hundred protesters clashed with a similar number of Read More

All gas metres would be converted pre-paid metres

State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid today said that all the gas metres will be converted into pre-paid metres. ‘We are taking a project to remove Read More

Trump Calls London Mayor Sadiq Khan “Stone Cold Loser”

Donald Trump lashed out at London Mayor Sadiq Khan on Monday, calling him a "stone-cold loser" after the mayor criticised the British government for inviting the U.S. president for a Read More