The UN Security Council is expressing regret at Somalia’s decision to expel a UN envoy who questioned the arrest of an extremist group defector-turned-political candidate.
Before it became the chief sticking point in a government shutdown drama that threatens to consume his presidency at a critical moment, President Donald Trump’s promise to build a wall on the southwestern border was a memory trick for an undisciplined candidate.
British Prime Minister Theresa May might again push back a final vote in parliament on her Brexit deal, less than three months before the country is due to leave the European Union, a newspaper reported.
Jeanne Calment died in 1997 in the southern French town in which she was born, and her death drew a flurry of attention. At 122, an age that had been certified by the Guinness World Records as well as public health researchers, she was the oldest documented person to ever have lived.
After Bangladesh’s counter-terror forces foiled attempts of the banned terrorist organisation, Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), trying to recruit Rohingyas from refugee camps in Cox’s Bazar, the country’s elite counter-terrorism force – Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) is setting up a dedicated battalion to monitor the Rohingyas.
China landed a probe on the far side of the moon on Thursday with remarkably little fanfare, yet the feat is one giant leap for a nation that’s long been regarded as an also-ran in the space race.
Recently, British model, actress and TV presenter Kelly Brook confessed that knocking off the kilos has helped her spice up things in the bedroom. The 39-year-old, who slimmed down from a size 16 to 12, said, “When you lose weight you definitely do want to have more sex.
The Russian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday the United States had detained a Russian citizen, a day after Moscow arrested the former U.S. Marine Paul Whelan on suspicion of spying.
The Uttar Pradesh government has allotted Rs. 4,300 crore for creating infrastructure necessary to conduct the Kumbh Mela 2019, scheduled to begin from January 15, the state's Minister of Excise and Prohibition Jai Pratap Singh said on Saturday.