Two people were killed in cross-border firing in Kashmir Thursday, one on each side of the disputed region’s de facto border, officials in India and Pakistan said in the latest skirmishes between the nuclear-armed neighbours.
The UN’s top court will hold an emergency hearing on Monday as India seeks to stop Pakistan from executing an Indian national accused of spying.
The death toll in a wall collapse of a marriage hall during a wedding ceremony in India’s western state of Rajasthan has risen to 26, police said Thursday.
German security forces launched a nationwide anti-terror operation on Wednesday, local media reported.
Thailand’s military said Wednesday it was hunting four suspects over a large car bomb which wounded more than 60 people outside a supermarket in the insurgency-plagued south.
At least 82 out of the more than 200 Chibok girls that were kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2014 in Nigeria’s restive northeastern Borno State have been released, a government source told Xinhua late Saturday.
In 1944, president Franklin Roosevelt urged Congress to pass a “second bill of rights.” Number six on the list was “the right to adequate medical care and the opportunity to achieve and enjoy good health.”
The Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Saturday that the latest U.S.-South Korean joint military drills were “unprecedentedly hideous and most adventurous ones” in several decades.
Nearly 200 school students were hospitalised Saturday after complaining of irritation in their eyes and throat following a gas leak in New Delhi, police said.
The Belt and Road Initiative has become a living global reality for its inclusive and cooperative nature, and the win-win cooperation will benefit all, said Senator Mushahid Hussain, chairman of Pakistan’s parliamentary committee on the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
India intends to interlink South Asian countries through telecommunication and broadcasting services with the launch of the South Asia satellite on Friday.