Thursday, December 12, 2019, 10:16:46 PM
Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

Trump to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

The US will legally designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups, President Donald Trump says.

2019-11-27 14:30:03
India successfully launches earth observation satellites

India successfully launches earth observation satellites

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) successfully injected Cartosat-3, an earth observation satellite, and 13 nanosatellites from US companies in precise orbits on Wednesday, in the first launch after the Chandrayaan-2 mission, and got a pat on its back from Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

2019-11-27 14:03:53
Trump invited to attend impeachment hearing or 'stop complaining'

Trump invited to attend impeachment hearing or 'stop complaining'

Congress has invited US President Donald Trump to its first impeachment hearing on 4 December.

2019-11-27 13:54:35
13 French troops killed in helicopter crash in Mali

13 French troops killed in helicopter crash in Mali

Thirteen French soldiers were killed when two helicopters collided during an operation against jihadists in Mali, the French president's office said.

2019-11-26 18:31:50
Grenade attack near Kashmir University, many injured

Grenade attack near Kashmir University, many injured

Several people were injured when a grenade thrown by terrorists exploded near one of the gates of Kashmir University in Srinagar, news agency Press Trust of India reported.

2019-11-26 17:09:30
6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Albania, 6 killed

6.4 magnitude earthquake hits Albania, 6 killed

A 6.4 magnitude earthquake has hit Albania, bringing down buildings and leaving people trapped under rubble.

2019-11-26 16:42:37
Indonesia trials gift of chicks to wean children off of smartphones

Indonesia trials gift of chicks to wean children off of smartphones

Officials in one Indonesian city have hatched a plan to wean children off smartphones – by giving them their own fluffy chicks to raise.

2019-11-26 12:54:33
'Priceless' diamonds stolen in German museum raid

'Priceless' diamonds stolen in German museum raid

Burglars have stolen three diamond jewellery sets from one of Europe's largest treasure collections - the Dresden Green Vault in eastern Germany.

2019-11-25 21:05:44
Greenhouse gas concentrations break records

Greenhouse gas concentrations break records

Atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases once again reached new highs in 2018.

2019-11-25 18:26:51
Australia proves alleged Chinese spy MP plot

Australia proves alleged Chinese spy MP plot

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison says allegations of a plot to plant a Chinese spy in Canberra's parliament are "deeply disturbing".

2019-11-25 14:53:04
Michael Bloomberg joins 2020 US presidential race

Michael Bloomberg joins 2020 US presidential race

Billionaire former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg has officially announced he is standing to be the Democratic Party presidential nominee.

2019-11-25 12:59:47
US Navy Secretary fired over Seal case

US Navy Secretary fired over Seal case

US Defence Secretary Mark Esper has fired Navy chief Richard Spencer over his handling of the case of a Navy Seal demoted for misconduct.

2019-11-25 12:45:50
Hong Kong polls results give democracy backers big win

Hong Kong polls results give democracy backers big win

Pro-democracy candidates buoyed by months of street protests in Hong Kong won a stunning victory in local elections on Sunday, as record numbers voted in a vivid expression of the city’s aspirations and its anger with the Chinese government.

2019-11-25 12:19:45
Colombia troops on streets as unrest continues

Colombia troops on streets as unrest continues

Colombia's President Iván Duque has said security forces will remain on the streets to maintain order, as protests continued for a third day.

2019-11-24 14:48:26