Ethiopia launches its first satellite

Ethiopia launched its first satellite today, a landmark achievement for the country’s space program that caps a banner year for …

US, China near modest trade deal that would suspend planned tariffs & de-escalate 17-month trade war

The United States and China are close to finalising a modest trade agreement that are set to kick in on …

Bangladesh Foreign Minister’s visit to India cancelled

Foreign Minister of Bangladesh Dr AK Abdul Momen has cancelled his visit to Delhi. He was scheduled to leave for …

Hafiz Saeed indicted on terror financing charges

In Pakistan, Mastermind of Mumbai terror attack and Chief of the banned Jammat-ud-Dawah (JuD), Hafiz Saeed was indicted today on …

Five people killed in New Zealand volcano eruption

In New Zealand, five people were killed and eight others were still missing after an island volcano popular with tourists …

UN Climate Change Conference to be held in Spain from Dec 2 – 13

UN Climate Change Conference, known as COP25 gets underway in the Spanish capital, Madrid, under the Presidency of Chile from …

2 people killed, three injured in stabbing attack on London Bridge

In the United Kingdom, two people were killed and three injured in a terror attack on London Bridge yesterday. The …

44 killed in anti-government protests in Iraq

Iraqi security forces yesterday shot dead 44 people in the country’s south in one of the bloodiest days of violence …

Iraqi protesters set fire to Iran’s Najaf consulate

In Iraq, protesters set on fire the Iranian consulate in the holy city of Najaf yesterday, in escalation of anti-government …

UN Security Council reaffirms its opposition to chemical weapons

The United Nations Security Council reaffirmed its opposition to chemical weapons yesterday, in the face of high-profile instances of their …