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Viral post of a old woman, 92, kept in pigsty    

International Desk: Images of an emaciated elderly woman have rattled Chinese social media users, after papers in the southern Guangxi region reported that the 92-year-old had been kept in a Read More

Fighting on Myanmar's border with China

International Desk: Thousands of people fled heavy fighting on Myanmar's northern border with China overnight, activists said on Wednesday, as the government blocked a senior UN official from visiting the Read More

Morocco bans burqa production and selling  

International desk: Morocco has banned the production and sale of burqa full-face Muslim veils, apparently for security reasons, media reports said yesterday.While there was no official announcement by authorities in Read More

Obama tearfully thanks his wife in farewell 

International desk: US President Barack Obama said goodbye to the nation Tuesday night, declaring during his farewell address. His voice at moments catching with emotion, Obama recounted a presidency that Read More

Barack Obama says 'Goodbye'

International Desk:Barack Obama closes the book on his presidency saying goodbye in his last speech in Chicago that will try to lift supporters felled by Donald Trump's shock victory. Obama's Read More

Bangladeshi-origin mum married top IS leader and moved to Syria

Staff Correspondent:The Sunday Times recently reported that a mother of three reportedly married one of the leaders of so-called Islamic State (IS) at the UK and moved with him to Read More

`White House is not your family bussiness’    

International Desk: US President Barack Obama says he has advised his successor Donald Trump not to attempt to run the White House "the way you would manage a family business". Read More

PM Modi receives jersey signed by Ronaldo

Online Desk: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi today received a special gift that would make any serious football fan turn green with envy - a Portugal football team jersey signed Read More

Activist of Liberal human rights activist goes missing

Online Desk: A Pakistani professor and prominent human rights activist, who was critical of fundamentalists, has been reported missing from the capital, prompting authorities to launch a probe. Salman Haider, Read More

Florida airport shooting: Suspect in custody  

International Desk: A lone gunman pulled a gun from his checked baggage and opened fire Friday at the Fort Lauderdale, international airport, killing five people and injuring eight others in Read More