Home  |  Advertise  |  Contact Us
6:13 pm - Monday March 2, 2015

Archive: World Subscribe to World


Myanmar captures rare white elephant in western jungles

Agencies, Yangon Myanmar’s forestry department has captured a rare white elephant in the jungles of the country’s western Ayeyarwaddy region, an official said on Sunday. The seven-year-old female was captured on Friday, six weeks after...
1Bangladeshi relatives cry

Bangladesh pays tribute to American blogger killed in machete attack

Agencies, Dhaka Bangladeshis on Sunday paid tribute to an American critic of religious extremism killed in Dhaka, in the latest of a series of attacks on writers who support free thinking in the Muslim-majority nation. Avijit Roy, a US citizen...

Two ‘young elephants’ on menu for Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe’s birthday bash

London: Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has celebrated his 91st birthday with elephant on the menu for guests at the lavish one million pound bash. According to the Mirror, two young elephants were shot and feasted on by the President`s...

Second Temple in a month Vandalised in Washington

Agencies, Washington BJP leader Vijay Sonkar Shastri on Sunday condemned the vandalisation of another Hindu temple in Washington and added that such incidents there were a cause for worry. “It is a condemnable act. America is the kind of...
1Boris Nemtsov

Russians to march in memory of murdered critic of Putin

Agencies, Moscow Opposition supporters will march through Moscow on Sunday in memory of Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov, whose murder has increased concern about Russia’s future among opponents of President Vladimir Putin. Thousands of people...
Investigative personnel work at the scene of a cafe shooting in Oesterbro, in Copenhagen

Danish police arrest man suspected of links to February 14-15 shootings

Agencies, Copenhagen Danish police said they arrested a young man on Friday and charged him with complicity in the shootings in Copenhagen on Feb. 14 and 15 in which two people were killed and five police officers wounded. Police had no further...

Iran, six powers to hold nuclear talks in Switzerland on March 5: EU

Brussels: Senior officials from Iran and six powers negotiating with Tehran over its nuclear program will hold more talks in Montreux, Switzerland on March 5, the European Union said on Friday. The talks between political directors will be...

Severing economic ties with Russia to harm EU: Putin

Agencies, Moscow, Feb. 25,  Curtailing cooperation between Moscow and the European Union (EU) will blunt the economic competitiveness of the European countries, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday. “Severing economic ties between...