Deep magnitude 7.1 quake strikes Peru
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Deep magnitude 7.1 quake strikes Peru

There were no immediate reports of damage, though social media users said tremors had been felt across the country and as far away as Arica in northern Chile.…

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China, US slap USD 16 bn tariff on each others good as trade war escalates
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China, US slap USD 16 bn tariff on each others good as trade war escalates

China’s commerce ministry said in its statement that China will not accept any unilateral trade measures but welcomes dialogue. (Representational Image) US and China officials meet as Thursday…

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Islamic State chief Baghdadi urges Muslims to wage ‘jihad’ in purported new audio
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Islamic State chief Baghdadi urges Muslims to wage ‘jihad’ in purported new audio

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi at a mosque in the centre of Iraq’s second city, Mosul, according to a video recording posted on the Internet on July 5, 2014, in…

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Third Brazilian soldier dies after massive anti-drug raid in Rio slums
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Third Brazilian soldier dies after massive anti-drug raid in Rio slums

A Brazilian soldier patrols in Chatuba slum during an operation against drug dealers in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 22, 2018. (Reuters) A third Brazilian soldier, wounded in…

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More dirt on President Trump? Michael Cohen’s lawyer suggests so
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More dirt on President Trump? Michael Cohen’s lawyer suggests so

Donald Trump tweeted on Wednesday that the campaign finance violations Cohen pleaded guilty to “are not a crime.” (File) What other dirt might Michael Cohen have on Donald…

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Indian, Pakistani troops take part for the first time in SCO military drill
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Indian, Pakistani troops take part for the first time in SCO military drill

The Foreign Office said that this will be the first ever that SCO meeting was being held in Pakistan, since the country became a member in June 2017.…

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Two killed in knife attack in Paris suburb, ISIS claims responsibility
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Two killed in knife attack in Paris suburb, ISIS claims responsibility

The knife attacker was shot by police, the source said. (Representational) Two people were killed and one seriously wounded in a knife attack in the Paris suburb of…

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European Union to ban halogen bulbs from September 1: All you need to know
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European Union to ban halogen bulbs from September 1: All you need to know

The ban is a part of the final stage of the European Union energy rules, directive (EC 244/2009) that has banned less efficient light sources, with the aim…

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Juror talked about Paul Manafort defense during trial
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Juror talked about Paul Manafort defense during trial

Paul Manafort was convicted Tuesday on eight criminal counts. (AP Photo) A juror in Paul Manafort’s case reported during the trial that another juror made comments about the…

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Relationship between Trump and National Enquirer goes beyond headlines
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Relationship between Trump and National Enquirer goes beyond headlines

US President Donald Trump (File) The plea deal reached by Donald Trump’s former attorney Michael Cohen has laid bare a relationship between the president and the publisher of…

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