• Thu, Jul 27, 2017
  • Britain will ban new petrol, diesel cars from 2040: Minister Britain will ban new petrol, diesel cars from 2040: Minister
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201703:09 PM

    Ahead of a June election, the governing Conservatives pledged to make almost every car and van zero-emission by 2050.

  • Strike by Pakistan fuel tankers enters third day; long queues at stations Strike by Pakistan fuel tankers enters third day; long queues at stations
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201702:52 PM

    Government officials say safety has to improve in a country where many trucks are not road worthy and pose a danger to the public.

  • Trump blasts Obama for Russia, Iran's control of Syria Trump blasts Obama for Russia, Iran's control of Syria
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201701:37 PM

    Trump said the US has made tremendous strides against the Islamic State terror group in Syria, Iraq and other locations.

  • Trump unhappy with Sessions but won't fire him Trump unhappy with Sessions but won't fire him
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201701:15 PM

    Earlier in the day, Trump accused Sessions of being very weak in the investigation into former secretary of state and the 2016 Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's emails.

  • US Senate votes to begin debating Obamacare repeal US Senate votes to begin debating Obamacare repeal
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201710:42 AM

    The US Senate has voted to start deliberations to repeal and replace Obamacare, a major step forward for President Donald Trump, who has been a strong critic of his predecessor's signature healthcare...

  • US detects signs of new North Korea missile test US detects signs of new North Korea missile test
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201709:13 AM

    The Pentagon has picked up signs that North Korea is prepping for another missile test, a US defense official said today, as the United States cited progress in pushing China to impose tough new UN...

  • Trump blasts Obama for Russia, Iran's control of Syria Trump blasts Obama for Russia, Iran's control of Syria
    Updated: Jul, 26, 201708:50 AM

    President Donald Trump said he will not let Bashar al-Assad get away with using chemical weapons on his people in Syria, as he slammed his predecessor Barack Obama for not taking enough action on ...

  • China accuses India of 'abusing' trade remedy measures China accuses India of 'abusing' trade remedy measures
    Updated: Jul, 25, 201707:54 PM

    China today accused India of abusing trade remedy measures and called for settling trade disputes through consultation.

  • Taliban overrun Afghan district Taliban overrun Afghan district
    Updated: Jul, 25, 201707:02 PM

    After days of fierce fighting Afghan Taliban militants on Tuesday took control of Jani Khil district in Paktia province, the media reported.

  • Saudi, allies unveil Qatar 'terrorist' blacklist Saudi, allies unveil Qatar 'terrorist' blacklist
    Updated: Jul, 25, 201706:58 PM

    Saudi Arabia and its allies unveiled a terrorist blacklist today of 18 organisations and individuals suspected of links with Islamist extremism that they said had ties with regional rival Qatar.