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NEW DELHI (AFP) - India's foreign minister has hinted he could cancel a planned trip to Beijing if no progress is made in resolving a row over an alleged incursion by Chinese troops deep inside Indian-claimed territory. The reported Chinese infiltration across the disputed Himalayan border has strained ties between...
Sony is rumored to be abandoning its six-monthly, high-end smartphone release pattern for a more traditional annual refresh, and it could start with the Xperia Z4. According to a report published by AndroidOrigin.com, the new flagship phone will come during Mobile World Congress next year, and will stay with...
(NEWSER) – Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for refugees rejected by President Trump: Canada will take you. He also intends to talk to Trump about the success of Canada's refugee policy, the AP reports. Trudeau reacted to Trump's ban of Muslims from certain countries by tweeting...
The Russian State Duma is pondering legislative amendments that would rename all NGOs that receive funding from abroad into ‘foreign agents’ with obligatory mentioning of this status in all media reports. The suggested legislative changes would require that all NGOs registered within Russia but receiving money or property from foreign...
POTISKUM: Extremists have killed 29 students and one teacher in an attack on a boarding school in northeast Nigeria. Survivors being treated for burn and gunshots wounds say some students were burned alive in the attack before dawn Saturday on Government Secondary School in Mamudo town in Yobe state. As he...
KUWAIT: Thousands of Kuwaitis demonstrated yesterday against the court ruling that scrapped the February legislative polls, while opposition MPs raised their demands by calling for comprehensive constitutional reforms and a full parliamentary government. Around 20,000 people braved the heat which hovered around 40 degrees Celsius and filled the “Determination...
www.alrasub.com-Sri Lanka A British channel has come out with a documentary featuring the pictures of the alleged cold-blooded killing of LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran's 12-year-old son, which was on Tuesday dismissed by Sri Lanka as "lies, half-truths and numerous forms of speculation". The Channel 4 documentary titled 'No War Zone? The killing...
Pakistan’s opposition parties have vowed to stay united to protect democracy in the face of “conpiracies being hatched to derail the democratic process.” At least 25,000 people are estimated to be taking part in the largest rally in the capital since the current government took office in 2008 and leader...
(Reuters) - An Egyptian court jailed more than 160 Muslim Brotherhood supporters to up to 15 years in prison on Sunday, pressing a crackdown on the Islamist group before a presidential election former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to win. Defendants chanted "Down with military rule" as Judge...
Five people have escaped the besieged cafe in Sydney's financial district where at least one gunman has reportedly taken dozens of hostages. Australian police said negotiators have been in contact with the "armed offender" inside the Lindt chocolate shop and cafe in Martin Place - but refused to speculate on...