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NASA astronauts train underwater to mimic Mars mission  

Washington, July 23 . NASA has sent a team of astronauts to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean on a 16-day mission to prepare for future deep space missions and the journey...

Hollande shuts door against possibility of financing mosques in France

Paris, Aug 4 . French President Francois Hollande closed the door on Wednesday against any possibility that France would finance mosques in its territories, based on French laws separating the state from...
Trump calls for 'national anti-crime agenda'

Trump calls for ‘national anti-crime agenda’

Washington, Sep 23 , Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has called for a "national anti-crime agenda" to combat violent crime in US cities as he condemned the unrest in Charlotte in North...
Inmate of Hindu ashram hacked to death in B'desh

Inmate of Hindu ashram hacked to death in B’desh

Dhaka, June 10 - An inmate of a Hindu ashram was hacked to death in Bangladesh's Pabna town on Friday morning, police said.Nityaranjan Pandey, 60, a volunteer at a Hindu ashram,...

Australians to vote on same-sex marriage in February 2017

Canberra, Aug 21 . Australians will head to the polls in February 2017 to vote on legalising same-sex marriage.Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull is expected to inform members of the Liberal National Party...

Underground church leader jailed for subversion

Beijing, Aug 3. Hu Shigen, leader of an underground church in China, was sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison after being convicted of subverting state power on Wednesday, official said.He has also...
British parliament to be recalled on Monday to pay tribute to MP Jo Cox

British parliament to be recalled on Monday to pay tribute to MP Jo Cox

London, June 18 - British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn on Friday said parliament would be recalled next Monday to pay tribute to Labour MP Jo Cox.Cox died after she was shot...
Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh

Hindu priest hacked to death in Bangladesh

Dhaka, July 1 - A Hindu priest was hacked to death on Friday in Jhenaidah district, the latest of dozens of brutal attacks in Bangladesh. Shaymanonda Das, 50, was preparing for morning prayers...

UN concerned over India-Pakistan border tension

United Nations, Nov 25.  UN Secretary-General Ban-ki-Moon expressed serious concern over the prevailing situation at the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, an official statement said on Friday.The Secretary-General said...

World Bank cancels $100m loan to Pakistan

Islamabad, Dec 8. The World Bank has cancelled a $100 million loan approved for a natural gas efficiency project, citing a lack of interest on the part of a Pakistani gas distribution...

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Ancient Roman villa uncovered near Florence

Florence, Oct 21.  Archaeologists have unearthed a luxurious ancient Roman villa complete with thermal baths and stunning mosaics near the central Italian city of Florence...