Saturday, 30th April 2016
International
  • Brazil will make Olympics safe from Zika virus: WHO
    24th February 2016
    World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Margaret Chan said on Tuesday Brazil is doing a good job tackling the Zika virus and ensuring that the Olympic games it will host in August will be safe for athletes and ...
  • China deploys fighter jets to contested island in S China sea
    24th February 2016
    China has deployed fighter jets to the same contested island in the South China Sea to which it also has sent surface-to-air missiles, US officials said Tuesday. Citing two unnamed US officials, Fox News said US ...
  • Fijian islands still cut-off after cyclone, fear of Zika and dengue outbreaks
    23rd February 2016
    Fiji sent boats on Tuesday carrying desperately needed aid to remote islands and coastal villages devastated by a powerful cyclone which killed at least 29 people, as aid workers warned of possible outbreaks of Zika and Dengue ...
  • At least 13 dead in bombing north of Kabul
    23rd February 2016
    At least 13 people, including nine civilians, were killed Monday in a suicide bombing targeting Afghan police which was claimed by Taliban insurgents in a remote area northwest of Kabul, authorities said. The bomber ...
  • Migrant pressure returns to Hungary-Serbia border
    22nd February 2016
    Hungary on Monday reported a sharp rise in the numbers of migrants breaching its southern borders in February, the first significant surge since the frontiers were sealed last year. Around 1,500 migrants tried to enter the ...
  • State of natural disaster declared in Fiji over tropical cyclone Winston
    20th February 2016
    Fiji declared a state of natural disaster on Saturday as severe tropical cyclone Winston hit the South Pacific island country, the government-owned Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) confirmed. The declaration is effective ...
  • Erdogan`s son probed for money laundering in Italy
    18th February 2016
    Italian prosecutors are investigating the son of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan for money laundering amid accusations he smuggled large amounts of cash into the country, a judicial source told AFP on Thursday. A ...
  • US-ASEAN Summit wraps up with Sunnylands Declaration
    18th February 2016
    The US-ASEAN Summit held in Sunnylands, California, on February 15-16, yielded the Sunnylands Declaration on Tuesday. The declaration was released following the conclusion of the meeting hosted by US President Barack ...
  • US-ASEAN Summit wraps up with Sunnylands Declaration
    18th February 2016
    The US-ASEAN Summit held in Sunnylands, California, on February 15-16, yielded the Sunnylands Declaration on Tuesday. The declaration was released following the conclusion of the meeting hosted by US President Barack ...
  • US-ASEAN Summit wraps up with Sunnylands Declaration
    18th February 2016
    The US-ASEAN Summit held in Sunnylands, California, on February 15-16, yielded the Sunnylands Declaration on Tuesday. The declaration was released following the conclusion of the meeting hosted by US President Barack ...