French Thief Who Escaped In A Hollywood-Style Prison Break, Arrested

Thursday, 04 October 2018 09:45
PARIS: A gangster who made a Hollywood-style helicopter prison break was arrested in northern France early Wednesday after three months on the run, at times hiding under a burqa to get around, officials and sources close to the inquiry said.…

13 Dead As Van Crashes Into Crowd In Barcelona 'Terror Attack', 1 Suspect Detained

Thursday, 17 August 2017 20:34
BARCELONA: At least 13 people were killed and over 50 injured on Thursday when a driver ploughed a van into pedestrians on a busy street in Barcelona popular with tourists, the region's interior minister said. "We can confirm there are…

US Isolated As India, Other G20 Members Back 'Irreversible' Paris Climate Pact

Saturday, 08 July 2017 22:59
HAMBURG: India today joined 18 other G20 members to strongly support the fight against global warming by terming the Paris climate deal as "irreversible", leaving the US, which walked out of the pact, isolated.The two-day G20 Summit saw the Indian…

Ivanka Trump Sits In For US President Donald Trump At G20

Saturday, 08 July 2017 22:58
HAMBURG, GERMANY: For a moment at the G20 summit on Saturday the United States was represented by another Trump, when the president's daughter Ivanka Trump took a seat at the table of world leaders. The 35-year-old former fashion model sat…

Vijay Mallya Case: PM Modi Seeks UK PM's Help On 'Escaped Offenders'

Saturday, 08 July 2017 16:48
HAMBURG: As India works hard to ensure return of fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today sought his British counterpart Theresa May to bring back economic offenders from the country. The liquor baron has been in the UK…

Merkel Appears To Roll Her Eyes At Putin, And The Internet Can't Get Enough

Friday, 07 July 2017 16:57
As the world examined the first face-to-face encounter between President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Group of 20 summit, the Internet turned its attention to a different interaction between two world leaders.Cameras captured a candid exchange…

Petya Malware Causes Disruption Across the Globe, Europe Worst Hit

Wednesday, 28 June 2017 09:49
A new and highly virulent outbreak of data-scrambling software — apparently sown in Ukraine — caused disruption across the world Tuesday. Following a similar attack in May , the fresh cyber-assault paralysed some hospitals, government offices and major multinational corporations…

PM Narendra Modi Tells French President Emmanuel Macron India Will 'Go Beyond' Paris Climate Accord

Sunday, 04 June 2017 07:16
PARIS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed after meeting French President Emmanuel Macron today to go "above and beyond" the Paris Agreement on climate change, after the US said it would quit the deal. Speaking two days after US President Donald…

'Not Renegotiable': European Leaders Slam US For Exiting Climate Deal

Friday, 02 June 2017 08:46
BRUSSELS: Dismayed European and Chinese leaders meet today at a Brussels summit in a bid to fill a void in the global push to fight climate change left by the US pullout from the Paris pact. In a potentially dramatic…

PM Narendra Modi Visits Berlin, 'Bursting With Friendliness': Foreign Media

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 09:10
Reflecting on the fraught new era of U.S. relations with Germany, and Europe at large, German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke on Sunday at a beer hall, and contended that her continent-mates "really must take our fate into our own hands."Those…