The Hindu : International (208)

BSF firing killed six civilians, claims Pakistan

Pakistan on Friday accused the Indian Border Security Force of killing six civilians and injuring around 26 people while resorting to unprovoked firing on civilians across the working boundary ...

Pakistan urges UN to appoint special envoy on Kashmir

Hitting back, India calls Pakistan 'terroristan'

Sushma urges BRICS to condemn efforts to sponsor terror

The External Affairs Minister's made the statement ahead of Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi's address to the UN General Assembly

Afghan president says Pakistan must crush militant hideouts

Abolishing militant hideouts in Pakistan is critical to establishing peace in neighbouring Afghanistan, President Ashraf Ghani said on Thursday before meeting U.S. President Donald Trump on the sidel...

'Deranged' Trump will 'pay dearly' for threat, says Kim Jong Un

The North Korean leader makes his first direct address to the world.

Donald Trump piles economic action onto his North Korea military threats

The US President praises China for instructing its banks to cut off business with Pyongyang.

Pakistan urges UN to appoint special envoy to Kashmir

Accusing India of terror activities,' Shahid Khaqan Abbasi warns of a matching response.'

Mexico steps up efforts to find survivors

Many children missing at school

Labour yet to clarify its position on caste

Consultation on how to ensure legal protection against such discrimination ended this week

Ranil presents interim report on new Constitution

All parties have agreed to an indivisible state, says PM

N. Korea shrugs off threat

'Marching goes on even when dogs bark,' says Minister

Khamenei lashes out at Trump's 'gangster and cowboy' rhetoric

'His remarks are not a source of pride for Americans'

Print edition of New York's Village Voice falls silent

Venerable daily goes digital-only after six decades

Musharraf hits back, says Zardari is behind Benazir, Murtaza assassinations

The General argues that the PPP co-chairman gained the most from the two murders.

India Club in London fights for survival

Was hub for nationalists during independence movement

We want your help, Rahul tells Indian-Americans

Says Congress has a tradition of welcoming members of the diaspora to work for the country

Trump to make North Korea curbs' announcement: official

US allies see the sanctions — which won't target oil — as the best way to get Pyongyang give up its nuke program.

No role for India in Afghanistan: Abbasi

No improvement in ties unless Kashmir is resolved, says Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Zero' role for India in Afghanistan: Pakistan

No improvement in ties unless Kashmir is resolved, says Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Myanmar army chief urges internally displaced to return to Rakhine

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing makes no mention of the 4,22,000 Rohingya Muslims who fled to neighbouring Bangladesh.

China restores 350 kmph commercial bullet train

To ply between Beijing and Shanghai; maximum speed restored after it was reduced to 300 kmph following the July 2011 disaster that killed 40 people.

China runs fastest commercial bullet train at 350 kmph

To ply between Beijing and Shanghai; maximum speed restored after it was reduced to 300 kmph following the July 2011 disaster that killed 40 people.

All parties agree to accept Sri Lanka as indivisible state, says PM Ranil

All political groups in Sri Lanka, including the main Tamil party, have agreed to accept the country as an indivisible state in the new Constitution, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Thurs...

Facebook bans 'dangerous' Rohingya militant group

Rohingya activists have used the platform to post alleged scenes of brutality from the conflict zone, where humanitarian and media access is severely restricted, while the army and government deliver near-daily updates on the crisis.

California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall construction

The California lawsuit came as private contractors prepare to build eight prototypes of the wall in San Diego.

Bangladesh truck carrying aid for Rohingya crashes; 9 die

The shipment was from the International Committee of the Red Cross. Ten were injured and are receiving treatment.

Hurricane Maria destroys homes, triggers flooding in Puerto Rico

The strongest hurricane to hit Puerto Rico in more than 80 years destroyed hundreds of homes, knocked out power across the entire island and turned some streets into raging rivers on Wednesday in an ...

California sues Trump administration to prevent border wall

California sued the Trump administration on Wednesday to stop construction of a proposed wall on the U.S. border with Mexico, arguing the federal government is overstepping its authority by waiving e...

Trapped girl a symbol for Mexico's quake rescue efforts

A delicate effort to reach a young girl buried in the rubble of her school stretched into a daylong vigil for Mexico, much of it broadcast across the nation as rescue workers still struggled in rain ...

Lillian Ross, longtime New Yorker writer, dead at 99

Lillian Ross, the ever-watchful New Yorker reporter whose close narrative style defined a memorable and influential 70-year career, including a revealing portrait of Ernest Hemingway, a classic Holly...

50 nations ink UN nuclear ban treaty opposed by big powers

Brazil was the first country to sign onto the ban Wednesday, followed by nations from Algeria to Venezuela.

Trump, Moon to meet amid tensions over North Korea

Trump will first meet Mr. Moon, then have lunch with Mr. Moon and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, then meet separately with Mr. Abe.

Over 40 million people living in slavery worldwide: ILO

About 71% of modern day slaves are women, while 25% are children

Talk Kashmir first, Pak PM on ties with India

Pak won't accept Indian role in Afghanistan, says Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Magnitude-6.1 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.1 earthquake has hit off the coast of Japan.The agency's website says the temblor hit early Thursday about 283 km southeast of the city of Kamaishi and mo...

Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi seeks implementation of UNSC resolution on Kashmir

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Wednesday demanded the implementation of the UN Security Council resolution on Kashmir, asserting that his country will continue supporting the right t...

Magnitude-6.1 earthquake strikes off coast of Japan

The U.S. Geological Survey says a magnitude-6.1 earthquake has hit off the coast of Japan. The agency's website says the temblor hit early Thursday about 283 km southeast of the city of Kamaishi and ...

Hasina proposes 'safe zones' for Rohingya

Criticises Myanmar for calling them 'illegal immigrants' and 'Bengalis'

'Trump's tough speech reaffirms the need for denuclearisation'

South Korea, Japan say it portrays America's firm stance

Sirisena seeks support for a 'moderate but steady path'

Says a slow, gradual reconciliation process will be fruitful

A century on, royal family's letters return to Russia

Trove of documents detail private lives of the members

Marlon Brando's Tahitian paradise, the godfather of eco-resort

Exotic island is using its Hollywood image to tackle environmental issues — with a little help from its jet-set visitors.

Romania's Merry Cemetery offers visitors dark humour

Orthodox crosses here are etched with colourful epitaphs and child-like drawings

US to give $32 million for Rohingya refugees

In the Trump administration's first major response to the mass exodus from Myanmar.

Jobs and harmony my priority, Modi trying to deflect the same: Rahul

There is nothing to wait for,' Sam Pitroda on when Rahul will be Congress president

Trump, Modi visits to Israel truly historic:' Netanyahu

Alludes to US President including the Jewish country in his first visit abroad, bonhomie with Indian PM

Two more arrests in London Tube bomb attack case

The arrests in Newport follow the arrest of a 25-year-old in the same Welsh town.

217 killed as powerful earthquake hits Mexico

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 7.1 magnitude quake hit at 1-14 p.m. and was centered near the Puebla state town of Raboso, about 123 kim southeast of Mexico City.

India ready to work above and beyond Paris climate deal: Sushma Swaraj

India had been at the forefront of the debate on environment and development, the External Affairs Minister says

Several dead in Mexico's 7.1-magnitude earthquake

A powerful earthquake shook central Mexico on September 19, 2017, collapsing buildings in plumes of dust and killing at nearly 250 people. Thousands fled into the streets in panic, and many stayed to help rescue those trapped.