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Saudi Emperor Salman embraces ‘selfie’ on tour

International Desk:Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has embraced the “selfie”, taking part in a number of light-hearted self-shot pictures and videos during his tour of Asia that contrast with the pomp Read More

Malaysia charges two women with killing Nam

International Desk:Malaysia on Wednesday charged two women — an Indonesian and a Vietnamese — with killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader in an assassination using a super-toxic Read More

NK diplomats in Malaysia to retrieve Nam’s body

International Desk:A high-level North Korean delegation reached in Kuala Lumpur on Tuesday seeking the body of leader Kim Jong Un's step brother, the victim of a nerve-agent attack that many Read More

Bangladesh recognises Kosovo’s independence

International Desk: Bangladesh on Monday recognized Kosovo as an independent country. The cabinet approved a foreign ministry proposal for the recognition of The Republic of Kosovo as a sovereign and Read More

Malaysia airport declared  ‘safe of any toxin’

International Desk:The airport terminal where the half-brother of North Korea's leader was killed with a nerve agent has been announced free of any ‘dangerous material’ by Malaysian police. Security teams Read More

China Nanchang hotel fire kills 3, injures 14

International Desk:In a major fire that broke out on Saturday in a luxury hotel in Nanchang, Jiangxi province in southern China, at least three people were killed and more than Read More

‘Kim Jong Nam killed by VX nerve agent’

Staff Correspondent:Malaysian police today said a preliminary report showed the killing of Kim Jong Nam was carried out with a highly toxic chemical known as VX nerve agent. Experts said Read More

‘Mass exile not goal of immigration memos’

International Desk:Mass deportation is not the destination of the Trump administration, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has said after new memos on Tuesday outlined a plan to detain and Read More

6 killed, 14 injured in Pakistan court Bomblast

International Desk:At least six people were killed and 14 injured in a suicide blast and firing by terrorists outside a court in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday. Security forces Read More

CCTV footage shows deadly assault on Nam

International Desk: A week after North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s half brother Kim Jong-nam’s alleged assassination at Kuala Lumpur airport in Malaysia, CCTV footage showing the alleged attack has surfaced. Read More