Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who arrived in the Brazilian capital Brasilia on a two-day official visit to attend the annual session of BRICS, has will attend several programmes on Thursday. BRICS grouping of five major world economies, namely Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa.
President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he and Turkish President Tayipp Erdogan were talking about the F-35 fighter jet programme with Republican U.S. senators, after Washington removed Turkey from the programme over its purchase of a Russian S-400 missile defence system.
Campaigning for Sri Lanka’s Nov. 16 presidential elections came to an end on Wednesday.
Pundits and politicians appear to agree that the assassination of Islamic Jihad leader Bahaa Abu Al-Atta and his wife in Gaza, as well as the failed attack in Damascus against Akram Ajoury was committed to assuage domestic Israeli political tensions.
A Lebanese soldier has been detained and an investigation launched after an anti-government protester was shot in the head in front of his wife and child.
President of Bangladesh Md. Abdul Hamid met his Nepali counterpart Bidya Devi Bhandari in Kathmandu on Wednesday evening.
Australian officials ordered people in several communities, including a major tourist destination, to evacuate immediately on Wednesday as firefighters struggled to contain more than 150 bushfires raging across the country`s east coast. While a cool change overnight brought some relief for firefighters in New South Wales (NSW) state, attention shifted to its northern neighbour Queensland, where hot, dry and windy conditions had created a severe fire danger.
Greta Thunberg will gaze down at people from a building in downtown San Francisco from Tuesday night when an artist formally unveils a giant mural of the teenage activist, hoping it will remind residents of the dangers posed by climate change.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s former wife, Reham Khan, has won “substantial” damages and received an apology from a Pakistani news channel over defamatory allegations by a government minister during a show last year.
Israel killed a top commander from the Iranian-backed Palestinian militant group Islamic Jihad on Tuesday in the Gaza Strip, drawing day-long rocket salvoes in the worst cross-border fighting in months.