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Biden urges Americans to ‘defend’ democracy on election eve

President Joe Biden made a final appeal on the eve of Tuesday's midterms for Democrats to protect democracy by defeating Donald Trump's Republicans in an election that polls show could Read More

Russian strikes leave 4.5 million without power in Ukraine: Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said Thursday that Russia's campaign against Ukraine's energy network has left around 4.5 million people without power. The two sides' forces continued to battle without significant Read More

Former Pakistan PM Imran Khan wounded in assassination attempt

Former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was in stable condition after being shot in the leg at a political rally on Thursday in what the country's president deemed "a heinous Read More

Lula wins Brazil’s bitter presidential vote, Bolsonaro silent

Brazilian president-elect Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva called for "peace and unity" after narrowly winning a divisive runoff election Sunday, capping a remarkable political comeback by defeating far-right incumbent Jair Read More

Death toll from Gujarat cable bridge collapse reaches 141

The death toll from India's Gujarat cable bridge collapse rose to 141 this morning, media reports said. A total of 177 people were also rescued so far as the salvage Read More

35 killed in Gujrat cable bridge collapse

At least 35 people have lost their lives after a cable bridge on the Machchhu River in Gujrat's Morbi collapsed this (Sunday) evening, local media reported quoting police sources. The Read More

Qatar’s Emir likely to visit Bangladesh after FIFA WC

Qatar Emir Sheikh Tamim ibn Hamad Al Thani is likely to visit Dhaka after the FIFA World Cup Tournament at an invitation of Bangladesh President Md Abdul Hamid. This was Read More

Xi secures historic third term as China’s leader

Xi Jinping secured a historic third term as China's leader on Sunday and promoted some of his closest Communist Party allies, cementing his position as the nation's most powerful leader Read More

UK’s PM Truss quits, Tories vow new leader next week

British Prime Minister Liz Truss on Thursday announced her resignation just six crisis-filled weeks after taking office, becoming the shortest-lived premier in UK history. The Conservative party vowed a rapid Read More

Bangladesh elected vice-president of International Solar Alliance

Bangladesh has been elected Vice-President from Asia-Pacific region at the 5th assembly of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) that began in the Indian capital on Tuesday. Indian Union Minister of Read More