• Mon, Mar 27, 2017
  • North Korea’s missile test fails, claims Seoul North Korea’s missile test fails, claims Seoul
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201708:51 PM

    A new North Korean missile test failed, the South’s defence ministry said, two weeks after Pyongyang launched four rockets in what it called a drill for an attack on US bases in Japan.

  • Dozens killed in air raid on shelter Dozens killed in air raid on shelter
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201708:50 PM

    At least 33 people were killed in an air strike that hit a school sheltering displaced people near the Islamic State-held city of Raqqa, a group that monitors the war in Syria said.

  • Brussels on high alert on attack anniversary Brussels on high alert on attack anniversary
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201708:47 PM

    Belgium observed a moment of silence to mark the first anniversary of the Islamic State bombings in Brussels, beginning a day of emotional ceremonies designed to show that the heart of Europe stands...

  • Breast milk sale flayed by UNICEF Breast milk sale flayed by UNICEF
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201708:43 PM

    UNICEF condemned a company selling breast milk from “vulnerable and poor” Cambodian mothers to Americans, hitting out at the commercialisation of nutrients needed by babies inside the kingdom.

  • Scotland Yard accused of using Indian hackers for spying Scotland Yard accused of using Indian hackers for spying
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201708:41 PM

    Scotland Yard is facing allegations of using hackers in India to illegally spy on email accounts of British journalists, environmental campaigners and activists, an anonymous letter to the UK’s...

  • Trump signs NASA funding bill, sets goal of human on Mars Trump signs NASA funding bill, sets goal of human on Mars
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201704:00 PM

    President Donald Trump signed a bill authorising USD 19.5 billion funding for NASA programmes and setting a new goal to send humans to Mars.

  • South Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations South Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201701:35 PM

    South Korea's just-ousted president returned home early after being grilled by prosecutors in a long-awaited investigation of corruption allegations that ended her rule and now threaten to put her in...

  • Trump to travel to Brussels for NATO summit in May Trump to travel to Brussels for NATO summit in May
    Updated: Mar, 22, 201712:37 PM

    US President Donald Trump would travel to Brussels on May 25 on his first foreign trip to attend a meeting with leaders from the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) countries, the White House...

  • Gates richest man, Trump’s rank slides Gates richest man, Trump’s rank slides
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201709:59 PM

    Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates once again topped the Forbes magazine list of the world’s more than 2,000 billionaires, while US President Donald Trump slipped more than 200 spots, the magazine said.

  • All aboard survive Sudan air crash All aboard survive Sudan air crash
    Updated: Mar, 21, 201709:54 PM

    All passengers and crew have survived a plane crash in South Sudan in which the jet hit a fire truck on the runway before bursting into flames.