Houston, Sep 1 : Rescue work has intensified in Texas with officials launching search operations and saving people stuck in the receding floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, one of the most destructive storms in American history that claimed at least 47 lives..... read more
Tehran, Sep 1 : A bus crash today killed 12 people in Iran, all but one of them schoolgirls travelling to the southern city of Shiraz for a sporting and cultural event, state media reported..... read more
Buenos Aires, Sep 2 : Tens of thousands of Argentines demonstrated in cities across the country today holding photos of a missing activist who was last seen when border police evicted a group of indigenous Mapuche from lands in Patagonia owned by Italian clothing company Benetton...... read more
Washington, Sep 3 : The US seized control of Russia's Consulate in San Francisco and its two annexes in New York and Washington DC today after confirming that Moscow had complied with the Trump administration's order to vacate them within two days, officials said..... read more
Seoul, Sept 3 : North Korea said it detonated a hydrogen bomb designed for a long-range missile today and called its sixth and most powerful nuclear test a "perfect success", sparking world condemnation and promises of tougher US sanctions..... read more
Los Angeles, Sep 4 : Steely Dan guitarist and co- writer Walter Becket has died at the age of 67.
The news was confirmed by a post on Becker's personal website.
The cause of death has not been announced yet.
According to Variety, Becker had recently cancelled his appearances at the Classic West and Classic East... read more
Seoul, Sep 4 : North Korea could be preparing another missile launch, Seoul said today as it strengthened its defences following Pyongyang's biggest-ever nuclear test and declaration it had a hydrogen bomb...... read more
Cox's Bazar, Sep 4 : A total of 87,000 mostly Rohingya refugees have arrived in Bangladesh since violence erupted in neighbouring Myanmar on August 25, the United Nations said today, amid growing international criticism of Aung San Suu Kyi...... read more