Dhaka, Jul 1 : At least 10 people were killed and 16 others injured today when a passenger bus crashed into a roadside tree and overturned on a highway in southwestern Bangladesh.
The accident occurred when the driver lost control of the vehicle near Jessore district...... read more
Beijing, Jul 1 Ahead of his first meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping has said taking bilateral ties to a "new high" is a priority for his government, as he sought India's support to build a regional economic corridor...... read more
Kabul, Jul 2 : A suicide bomb in Kabul killed five military officers today in an attack on an air force bus, Afghan officials said, in the latest strike against the national security forces as US troops withdraw.
The Afghan capital has been relatively peaceful since the presidential election on June 14, tho... read more
Baghdad, Jul 2 : Iraq's leadership was under increased pressure today to form a new government to deal with a Sunni militant onslaught that has threatened to tear the country apart, after parliament's first session ended in disarray.... read more
Kottayam, Jul 4 : Giving some hope to the worried parents, rebels in Iraq have promised safe passage to a group of Keralite nurses lodged by them in Mosul, according to family members of one of the nurses here.
One of the nurses in the group, Sumi, called her family at Puthankurisu in Ernakulam district to convey this ... read more
Beijing, Jul 7 : China today said the first meeting between President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Brazil next week will have "significant strategic importance" to bilateral ties.
"Xi will have first bilateral meeting with new Indian Prime Minister. So the bilateral meeting will have si... read more
Tbilisi (Georgia), Jul 7 : Eduard Shevardnadze, a groundbreaking Soviet foreign minister and later the president of an independent Georgia, died today at the age of 86, his spokeswoman said.
Marina Davitashvili said Shevardnadze died after a long illness. She did not say where he died...... read more
Pyongyang, July 7 (KCNA) -- The government of the DPRK released the following statement Monday, 20 years since President Kim Il Sung left his last signature on a historic document related to Korea's reunification...... read more