Protests demanding release of Baba Jan resurface in Pakistan

Lahore [Pakistan], Dec 10 (ANI): Students from Gilgit Baltistan and Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) joined a students' protest in Lahore to demand the immediate release...

Nobel laureate Yoshino visits Swedish school

Tokyo (Japan) Dec 10: Japanese scientist Akira Yoshino, co-winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry, visited a local school in Stockholm the day before his...

Lam: Govt. needs to restore social order in HK

Hong Kong, Dec 10: Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says her first priority now is to restore law and social order in the territory.

NZ eruption complicates search and rescue work

Wellington (New Zealand) Dec 10: New Zealand's search and rescue efforts for eight people missing after volcanic eruptions on Monday, remain hampered due to the...

Parliament passes children safety bills in plenary session

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 10: South Korea's parliament passed uncontested bills, including those on children safety, in its morning plenary session Tuesday, without reviewing the...

Ex-Daewoo Group chief Kim Woo-choong dies at 82

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 10: Former Daewoo Group Chairman Kim Woo-choong, once touted as one of the most successful businessmen in South Korea, died late...

Defense minister: N. Korea conducted rocket engine test at Dongchang-ri site

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 10: Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo confirmed Tuesday that North Korea tested a rocket engine in what the regime called a "very...

Moon to attend annual summit with Chinese, Japanese leaders

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 10: South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit China later this month for annual summit talks with Chinese and Japanese leaders,...

Ultrafine dust soars to 'very bad' levels in Seoul

Seoul (South Korea) Dec 10: Ultrafine dust concentrations surged to "very bad" levels in the Seoul metropolitan area Tuesday, due largely to a steady influx...

Putin says there is no alternative to Minsk Agreements

Paris (France) Dec 10: There are different interpretations of the Minsk Agreements but there is no alternative to this package of measures, Russian President Vladimir...

Macron thanks Zelensky for decisive actions on settling conflict in east Ukraine

Paris (France) Dec 10: French President Emmanuel Macron has thanked his Ukrainian counterpart Vladimir Zelensky for his decisive position and actions on resolving the...

Resolution of issue in Donbass impossible without ensuring security first - Zelensky

Paris (France) Dec 10: The settlement of the conflict in Donbass is impossible without first ensuring security, Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky told a press conference...

Russia may file appeal to CAS since WADA's decision violates Olympic Charter...

Paris (France) Dec 10: The decision of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Russian athletes runs counter to the Olympic Charter, Russian President Vladimir Putin...

Russian military police conduct patrol missions in three Syrian governorates

Moscow (Russia) Dec 10: The Russian military police conducted five patrol missions along seven routes in Syria's Aleppo, Raqqa and al-Hasakah governorates, Major General Yury...

Erdogan says he wants to discuss situation in Libya with Putin

Ankara (Turkey) Dec 10: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that he wants to hold telephone talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin about...

'It's a constant battle': Nearly 40% of Canadians experience racism in the...

Ottawa (Canada) Dec 10: After years of working on Toronto's Bay Street, Karlyn Percil was burnt out - not from the demanding workload, but from...

Freeland heads to Mexico to finalize NAFTA changes

Ottawa (Canada) Dec 10: Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland is heading to Mexico City to signal Canada's approval for more changes to the North American...

EC preparing for NA elections

Kathmandu (Nepal) Dec 10: The Election Commission is preparing to hold elections for 19 seats of the National Assembly that will fall vacant on March...

Airline operators seek permit to fly to Lukla from Kathmandu this season

Kathmandu (Nepal) Dec 10: The Airline Operators Association of Nepal (AOAN) has requested Tourism Minister Yogesh Bhattarai to allow them to operate flights to Lukla...

Digital literacy campaign starts in schools

Bhojpur (Nepal) Dec 10: Schools in the eastern hilly districts of Bhojpur and Sankhuwasabha of Province 1 today started digital literacy campaign to improve schools'...

Garva Durbar awaiting conservation

Dhangadi (Nepal) Dec 10: A site of historical significance, Kailali's Garva Durbar lies in derelict condition owing to lack of necessary conservation efforts.

15km tailback on Dhaka-Tangail highway

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 10: A 15-kilometre long tailback has been created on Dhaka-Tangail highway, leaving travellers in unbearable sufferings.

Suspected drug trader killed in Cox's Bazar 'gunfight'

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 10: A suspected drug trader has been killed in a reported gunfight with Border Guards Bangladesh (BGB) in Teknaf upazila of Cox's...

1 killed in Ashulia boiler blast

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 10: A female worker has been killed and another injured as a boiler at a sweater factory exploded in Ashulia of Dhaka's...

Grocery shop owner attempts to rape third grader

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 10: A grocery shop owner kept captive and later attempted to rape a third grader on Sunday, when she came to buy...

Authorities scrutinizing Twitter account in Florida naval air station attack

Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) Dec 10: Investigators are scrutinizing a Twitter account they suspect is linked to the Saudi air force officer who carried out a...

Dhaka ranks 8th worst in Air Quality Index

Dhaka (Bangladesh) Dec 10: Bangladesh's capital city ranked the 8th worst in Air Quality Index (AQI).