UN waives humanitarian assistance sanctions exemption to North Korea for six months

The United Nations has on Monday waived sanctions to the agencies to provide humanitarian assistance to North Korea in a bid to let temporary...

Pro-Khalistan protests outside Indian embassy in Washington, Twitter suspends SFJ’s account

A small group of Sikh separatist, pro-Khalistan, has demonstrated protest near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi outside the Indian embassy in the United States...

Iran committed to INF Treaty despite ‘unacceptable’ US sanction: Foreign Minister Zarif

Tokyo, May 16: Iranian foreign minister has said on Thursday Tehran will remain committed to its compliances under the landmark international nuclear treaty despite the...

Taliban ‘set to meet’ Afghan rivals in bid for peace, excluding President Ghani administration

Doha , July 2: The Taliban and Afghanistan rivals are "set to meet" on Sunday in Doha in a fresh bid to make a political...
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David Hisco, ANZ New Zealand CEO steps down amid probe into personal expenses

Wellington, June 17 (IANS) ANZ New Zealand's CEO, David Hisco, is stepping down from his post amid an internal investigation of personal expenses, the bank...

Putin launches two power stations in Crimea during celebrating 5th Russian annexation of Crimea...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has on Monday inaugurated two new power stations in Crimea after he fled to Black Sea peninsula to address the...

US strongly condemns ISIS’ ‘barbaric’ explosion at wedding ceremony in Kabul: NSA John Bolton

Washington DC, August 19: The United States has on Sunday strongly condemned the "barbaric" suicide bombing attack at a wedding ceremony in the Afghan capital,...

China, United States talks ‘laid foundations’ to resolve trade dispute

China has said the talks held with the United States “laid the foundations” in order to resolve China and the US trade dispute, two...

To break UNSC reform deadlock, ‘voting’ should be promoted, India’s permanent representative Syed Akbaruddin...

India suggests “voting” to be preferred in order to break the decade-long United Nations Security Council (UNSC) reform standstill or deadlock. India said under...
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Huawei files lawsuit against US over ‘illegal’ section limiting firm’s American business, terming it...

Chinese giant telecom equipment maker Huawei has sued the United States on Thursday stating a law limiting Huawei’s US business was “unconstitutional”, ramping up...