Prime Minister Theresa May today said there could be "no turning back" as the countdown to Britain's exit from the EU began after the British
The executive order signed by US President Donald Trump to radically alter climate change policies could sound the "death knell" to the historic Paris Agreement
Google today made available in China a new version of its translation app that is accessible without censor-evading software, a move likely to fuel speculation
Music icon Bob Dylan is to receive his Nobel prize this weekend at a meeting with the Swedish Academy in Stockholm, it was announced today.
An Indonesian farmer has been discovered inside the belly of a giant python after the swollen snake was caught near where the man vanished while
US President Donald Trump today signed another controversial executive order to radically change his predecessor Barack Obama's climate policies, dealing a body blow to the
A drone strike killed four suspected members of Al-Qaeda in south Yemen today, a security official said, as the United States intensifies air raids on
China's largest municipal city has announced stiff fines and punishments for people logging onto the Internet using virtual private networks (VPNs) to dodge the 'Great
In a major development, the Republican-controlled US House of Representative today voted to revoke the broadband privacy rules that the Federal Communications Commission approved days
There is a need to "scale up and ramp down" the number of H-1B work visas, highly popular among Indian techies and IT companies, based
Britain is set to formally file for a divorce from the EU after Prime Minister Theresa May today signed a letter to notify the economic
US President Donald Trump today signed an executive order to nullify his predecessor Barack Obama's climate change efforts, raising questions over America's leadership in the
A day after US Presient Donald Trump called Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Modi, the third telephonic conversation after his electoral victory in November last year,
Tesla chief executive Elon Musk has launched an ambitious privately-funded start-up which aims to develop technology that connects the human brains to computers, a technique
India may have awarded its first bullet train project to Japan but New Delhi should take a "sober" look at China when it comes to
Facebook has launched a new tool 'Town Hall' which helps people in the US to contact their elected representatives and follow them via the popular
The world's largest humanitarian crisis in 70 years has been declared in three African countries on the brink of famine, just as President Donald Trump's
President Donald Trump is signing a handful of measures aimed at rolling back Obama-era regulations. Two roll back rules that deal with how states
A "monster" cyclone made landfall in northeast Australia today, cutting power and uprooting trees as coastal towns went into lockdown in the face of lashing
US President Donald Trump today called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and congratulated him on his recent electoral success, the White House said.
Press Secretary Sean
Uber is celebrating first anniversary of its 'bug bounty programme' which works with security researchers all over the world to fix bugs.
US universities have registered a sharp decline in the number of applications from Indian students after a spate of hate crimes and fear and anxiety
A large number of Indian Americans turned up at the CNN office in downtown Chicago to protest against a documentary they allege portrayed Hinduism in
Fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces, a US-backed Kurdish-Arab alliance, today seized a military airport from the Islamic State jihadist group in northern Syria, a
Gunfire erupted early today inside a crowded Cincinnati nightclub after a dispute broke out among several men, killing one man and injuring 15 other people,
India will become the world's youngest country by 2020 with an average age of 29, India's envoy in Sri Lanka said today.
Sixty-four per cent of
President Donald Trump in the coming days will sign a new executive order that unravels his predecessor's sweeping plan to curb global warming, the head
Hundreds of people including top Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny were arrested as thousands of Russians defied bans to stage protests across the country against corruption.
South Korean prosecutors sought an arrest warrant today for ousted president Park Geun-Hye, they said, days after questioning her over the corruption and abuse of
The Islamic State group ordered residents to evacuate the Syrian city of Raqqa today following reports that a dam contested by US-backed forces upstream on
A leading Syrian opposition group is calling on the US-led coalition to stop targeting residential areas in and around Raqqa, the Islamic State group's de
China has allocated a whopping USD 4.5 billion to renovate substandard urban houses in Beijing this year as part of a plan to make the
A rebel court in Yemen's insurgent-held capital has sentenced President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi to death for high treason in absentia, the rebel news agency has
US President Donald Trump's counter-terrorism adviser has compared ISIS militants fleeing the Middle East for America to scurrying "cockroaches," vowing to wipe them off the
Uber has grounded its fleet of self-driving cars pending an investigation into the crash of an Uber vehicle in Arizona, a spokesperson for the car-hailing
Six people were killed and nearly 40 others injured, including a top intelligence officer, in two powerful blasts outside a building occupied by the Islamist
Twelve fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on the charge of fishing in the territorial waters of the island
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been named among the probable contenders for Time magazine's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.
Top al Qaeda leader Qari Yasin, who was involved in multiple deadly attacks in Pakistan which claimed dozens of innocent lives, has been killed in
A Sharjah-bound Air Arabia flight carrying 182 passengers and crew from Kathmandu made an emergency landing at Lucknow airport after the aircraft suffered a bird
Two of the 11 people arrested after the brazen terror attack on British parliament are still in custody for questioning with police trying to establish
India and Bangladesh will continue their joint efforts to realise aspirations of people of both countries, President Pranab Mukherjee said today.
"It is a matter of
Pakistan has agreed to allow former army chief Gen Raheel Sharif to head a Saudi Arabia-led 39-nation Islamic military coalition formed to combat terrorism, according
At least 16 civilians were killed and dozens wounded this in an air strike on a rebel-held area outside Syria's capital Damascus, the Syrian Observatory
At least 16 people were killed overnight in air strikes on a prison in the rebel-held city of Idlib in northwest Syria, the Syrian Observatory
India and the US have pledged to deepen defence partnership and decided to collaborate on a wide range of regional issues including maritime security and
Pakistan is mulling options to replace its hawkish envoy to India, Abdul Basit, after his tussle with the decisions-makers in Islamabad following the elevation of
A man allegedly shouted "go back to Lebanon" and "you don't belong in this country,"
The gruesome killings of an Indian IT professional and her 6-year-old son in a New Jersey town has sent shock waves in the neighbourhood with
In a sweeping affirmation of presidential authority, a federal judge in Virginia ruled against a Muslim civil rights group that sought to block the Trump