India and nations like Germany, Brazil and Japan are "absolutely needed" as permanent members of a reformed and enlarged UN Security Council to better reflect contemporary realities and the addition of these key members to the UN high-table is among France's "strategic"Read More
President Donald Trump has dramatically increased pressure on China to reach a trade deal by announcing he would increase US tariffs on $200bn worth of Chinese goods this week and target hundreds of billions more soon.
The move, announced on Sunday, markedRead More
Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex, has given birth to a son.
The baby boy was born at around 5:30am on 6th May Monday, weighing 7lbs 3oz (3.3kg). He will be seventh in line to the throne. The duke of Sussex, Prince Harry, was present for the birth who could barely contain hisRead More
Cyclone Fani: UN Praises India's Response To Devastating Storm
Odisha: Cyclone Fani, among the biggest and the "rarest of rare" tropical storms to hit the Indian subcontinent in years, tore into the coastal state on Friday. Fani left a trail ofRead More
Washington: On Monday 6th May, US President Donald Trump awarded the ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’ to Tiger Woods during a ceremony in the Rose Garden of the White House, Washington. This is the highest nation’s civilian honor.Read More
An international watchdog says a local group working to uncover mass graves in Syria's northeastern provinces until recently controlled by Islamic State militants needs international support.
Human Rights Watch says help is needed to preserve evidence of possible crimes andRead More
WASHINGTON — President Trump caved to enormous political pressure on Wednesday and signed an executive order meant to end the separation of families at the border by detaining parents and children together for an indefinite period.
“We’re going to have strong —Read More
WASHINGTON: The United States withdrew from the United Nations Human Rights Council on Tuesday accusing it of a "chronic bias against Israel," a move that activists warned would make advancing human rights globally even more difficult.
Standing with US Secretary of State Mike
Tropical Cyclone Mekunu left behind death and destruction after sweeping through waters near Yemen's southern island of Socotra and pounding the island, a local official said Friday.
Landfall was expected later Friday near the border of mainland Yemen and Oman.
More thanRead More