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    75 dead as plane with Brazilian football players crashes

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 12:59am on November 30, 2016

    A charter plane carrying a Brazilian football team crashed in the mountains in Colombia late Monday, killing as many as 75 people, officials said. But they said six survived, including four players....

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    Indian defence minister due today

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 12:53am on November 30, 2016

    Indian defence minister Manohar Parrikar is scheduled for today to arrive in Dhaka to firm up initiatives by India for wide range of defence collaboration ahead of prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to New Delhi in December...

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    World's oldest woman celebrates 117th birthday

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:49pm on November 29, 2016

    Italy's Emma Morano, the world's oldest living person, marked her 117th birthday Tuesday, blowing out all the candles on her cake...

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    Extremists kill seven after storming Indian army base

    Reuters | Updated at 02:10pm on November 29, 2016

    Extremists attacked an army base near the Indian city of Jammu on Tuesday, killing at least seven security personnel and taking hostages in the boldest assault on a military base...

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    South Korea’s Park asks parliament to find way for her to step down

    Reuters | Updated at 12:18pm on November 29, 2016

    South Korean president Park Geun-hye on Tuesday asked parliament to find a way for her to give up power and decide when she should step down amid...

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    76 dead as plane carrying Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team crashes

    Reuters | Updated at 12:14pm on November 29, 2016

    An aircraft with 81 people aboard, including a Brazilian football team, crashed in central Colombia, the country’s civil aviation association said on its website on Tuesday.

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    Car, knife attack at Ohio State injures 11

    Reuters | Updated at 08:40am on November 29, 2016

    A car and knife attack by an Ohio State University student that injured 11 people on Monday before the suspect was shot dead by a police officer is being investigated as a possible terror attack...

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    White House rebuts Trump vote fraud claim

    BBC | Updated at 08:50am on November 29, 2016

    The White House says there is no evidence to support Donald Trump's claim of widespread voter fraud in the 2016 US presidential election...

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    Record number of boat migrants reaches Italy this year

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on November 29, 2016

    A record number of migrants have reached Italy by boat from North Africa in 2016, according to official data, as pressure on Italy's shelter and asylum systems grows...

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    Thousands protest against India cash ban

    Agencies . New Delhi/ Kolkata | Updated at 12:58am on November 29, 2016

    Thousands of people demonstrated across India on Monday to protest the government’s sudden decision to withdraw large-denomination currency from circulation, a move that has caused enormous hardship to millions of people in the country’s predominantly cash-based economy, reports AP...