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World leaders react to Donald Trumps speech on Iran

World leaders were quick to react to US President Donald Trump's decision to "decertify" an international deal on Iran's nuclear programme. The 2015 deal, reached between Iran and the United States, Details

Ivory Coast crash: Four die when cargo plane comes down off coast

A cargo plane has crashed into the sea off Ivory Coast, shortly after taking off from Abidjan airport, killing four people and injuring six. The wreckage of the turboprop plane was Details

India is complicit in the Rohingya suffering

The stance of the Indian government regarding the Rohingya crisis is a source of consternation, to put it mildly. The central government has decided that ethnic Rohingya who are already Details

North Korean leader promotes sister Kim Yo-jong

Kim Jong-un announces changes at line-up of powerful Workers Party's Politburo as he reaffirms N Korea's nuclear drive. An image of Kim Yo-jong shown on a TV screen in Seoul, South Details

Trumps immigration proposals threaten Dreamers deal

US president seeks border wall funding in exchange for a deal to protect some 690,000 immigrants known as 'Dreamers'. US President Donald Trump has presented a new hardline immigration proposal to Details

Only one thing will work with N Korea :Trump

"Only one thing will work" in dealing with North Korea after years of talks with Pyongyang brought no results, US President Donald Trump has warned. "Presidents and their administrations have been Details

Attack foiled near Saudi palace in Jeddah

US Embassy in Saudi Arabia cautions citizens after unconfirmed reports of foiled attack near Al Salam Palace in Jeddah. The United States Embassy in Saudi Arabia warned US citizens to exercise Details

Taj Mahal dropped from tourism booklet by state government

The Taj Mahal, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, is not mentioned in a new Utter Pradesh tourism booklet which highlights key attractions in the Indian state. The 32 Details

I watched my son drown : Rohingya boat survivor

The Rohingya refugee boat was metres away from safety in Bangladesh when a huge wave upended it, throwing Nur Fatima and her nine-month-old son into the choppy surf. She grabbed the Details

Las Vegas shooter named as Stephen Paddock

At least 59 people have been killed and more than 500 injured after at least one gunman opened fire on concert-goers on the popular Las Vegas Strip in the US Details

Meeting of security council again in next week

After the ineffectual discussions about the Rohingya crisis, The United Nations Security Council is meeting next week again. Former United Nations Secretary General Kofi Anan will address the meeting.Kofi Anan Details

Sudden resignation of US Health Minister

US Health Minister Tom Price has resigned. Price resigned after allegations of using expensive private flights in government work. In a statement from the White House, President Donald Trump has Details

Suu Kyi sends Minister to discuss Rohingya issue

Amid the growing pressure on Myanmar, State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi is now sending her representative to discuss the Rohingya issue with the Bangladesh government. Minister of the Office of Details

Big question, Is whether Rohingya can go home: Filippo

Filippo Grandi, U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees, speaking on return from a visit to Bangladesh, said that he hoped to discuss the issue of statelessness of Rohingya with Myanmar authorities Details

Saudi Arabia driving ban on women to be lifted

Saudi Arabia's King Salman has issued a decree allowing women to drive for the first time, state media say. Government ministries are to prepare reports within 30 days and the order Details

Trump extends travel ban to N Korea, Venezuela, Chad

President Donald Trump on Sunday slapped new travel restrictions on citizens from North Korea, Venezuela and Chad, expanding to eight the list of countries covered by his original travel bans Details

Trump insults make rocket attack inevitable: North Korea

North Korea has warned that US President Donald Trump's bellicose remarks against the Asian country and its leader will make the US mainland an "inevitable" target for rocket strikes. North Korean Details

UN experts call on Suu Kyi to visit Rohingya refugees in Coxs Bazar

Seven UN experts have called on Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi to personally meet the Rohingya refugees who have fled persecution in the country’s Rakhine State and Details

Saudi Arabia is providing assistance of 121 million Taka to Rohingyas

Saudi King Salman Bin Abdullah Aziz has announced the assistance of 15 million dollars (121 million taka) for Rohingya Muslims who have taken refuge in Bangladesh. Besides, A delegation of Details

Withdraw Aung San Suu Kyis honorary Canadian citizenship ‍and Life imprisonment

Canadian court rejects honorary citizenship and Life imprisonment of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for her involvement in humanity and supporting mass killings. Glancing back to the days leading up Details