Urgent UN talks requested after Jerusalem clashes: diplomats

United Nations, Jul 22 Sweden, France and Egypt today requested an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council following Israeli-Palestinian unrest in Jerusalem, diplomats said.The meeting would be to...

Jul 23, 2017 12:37 AM | Newsscroll

MSF reopens facility after deadly US hospital bombing

Kabul, Jul 22 Medecins Sans Frontiers in Afghanistan today reopened a small medical clinic in northern Kunduz province where nearly two years ago a US airstrike destroyed their hospital, killing...

Jul 22, 2017 3:35 PM | Newsscroll

UN selects Dubai as data hub for MENASA region

Dubai, Jul 22 The UN has selected Dubai as the data hub for the Middle East North Africa and South Asia (MENASA) region for the city's integrated initiatives to mine and manage its data, according...

Jul 22, 2017 2:25 PM | Newsscroll

Interpol circulates list of 173 suspected ISIS members trained to mount revenge attacks in Europe

London [UK], July 22 : The International Police Organization (Interpol) has circulated a list of 173 Islamic State militants who it believes could have been trained to carry out revenge...

Jul 21, 2017 1:22 PM | Newsscroll

CPEC represents colonization of Pakistan for enrichment of China, says expert

London [UK], July 22 : A senior teaching fellow and a PhD candidate at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) has said that the China-Pakistan Economic...

Jul 21, 2017 10:52 AM | Newsscroll

CPEC represents colonization of Pakistan for enrichment of China, says expert

London [UK], July 22 : A senior teaching fellow and a PhD candidate at the University of London's School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS) has said that the China-Pakistan Economic...

Jul 21, 2017 10:52 AM | Newsscroll

Trump to host Lebanese PM

By Lalit K JhaWashington, Jul 22 US President Donald Trump will host Lebanon's Prime Minister Saad Hariri at the White House next week, during which the two leaders would discuss a wide range of...

Jul 22, 2017 8:05 AM | Newsscroll

UN official says Haiti peacekeeping a mission accomplished

United Nations, Jul 22 The top UN official for Haiti says peacekeepers have accomplished their mission of stabilising the Western hemisphere's poorest nation and she is urging the new government to...

Jul 22, 2017 4:01 AM | Newsscroll

UN calls for immediate de-escalation of violence in Jerusalem

London [U.K.], July. 22 : With at least three killed so far and over 100 injured in the violence emanating from Jerusalem, the United Nations has called for an immediate de-escalation of...

Jul 21, 2017 4:56 AM | Newsscroll

UN, aid group: Cholera in Yemen to worsen in rainy season

Cairo, Jul 21 The UN health agency and an international aid organisation warned today that Yemen's cholera epidemic, the world's worst since Haiti's 2010 outbreak, is likely to worsen in the rainy...

Jul 22, 2017 1:28 AM | Newsscroll