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    Rescuers race to save marooned

    Agence France-Presse . Beira | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Rescue workers in Mozambique were racing against time to pluck people off trees and rooftops Tuesday after a monster storm reaped a feared harvest of...

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    May tries to save Brexit plan after speaker’s bombshell

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May held crisis talks with her ministers Tuesday after the speaker of parliament threatened to derail her EU withdrawal plan just...

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    Cancer deaths falling in EU

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    The death rate from cancer has been falling for half a decade in the EU, researchers said Tuesday, although the overall number is expected to...

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    Custody death in Kashmir sparks protests

    Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    Protests flared in parts of Indian Kashmir on Tuesday after police said a man being questioned in connection with a security investigation had died in...

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    Macron debates for record 8 hours

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 12:00am on March 20, 2019

    French president Emmanuel Macron has set a new personal record for talking during a public appearance by debating for more than eight hours with intellectuals...

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    Rakhine HR violations investigation remain absent: UN

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 11:02am on March 21, 2019

    United Nations high commissioner for human rights Michelle Bachelet has said that investigations into allegations of grave human rights violations in Myanmar’s Rakhine state remain...

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    New Zealand bans military style firearms in new gun law

    Reuters . Christchurch | Updated at 10:13am on March 21, 2019

    New Zealand will ban military style semi-automatic and assault rifles under tough new gun laws following the killing of 50 people in the country’s worst...

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    Mayawati won’t contest election

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:28am on March 21, 2019

    The Ministry of Public Administration on Wednesday issued a notice on the 37th Bangladesh Civil Service examinations, appointing a total of One of India’s best-known politicians, Mayawati, has shocked the country by announcing she will not run in the upcoming general election, reports BBConline....

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    India, Pakistan maritime dialogue cancelled

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:23am on March 21, 2019

    The annual India Pakistan maritime dialogue has been cancelled due to recent tensions between the two countries, reports The Hindu....

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    Finland tops world happiness rankings: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Helsinki | Updated at 01:22am on March 21, 2019

    Finland ranked as the world’s happiest country for the second year running while war-torn South Sudan sank to the least contented in a United Nations report released on Wednesday....