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#MeToo: Women share their experiences of sexual assault

#MeToo: Women share their experiences of sexual assault

Women across Twitter and other social media platforms are sharing their experiences of sexual assault and harassment using the hashtag #MeToo in the aftermath of Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein’s fall…

Car bomb kills journalist who reported on ‘Panama Papers’

Car bomb kills journalist who reported on ‘Panama Papers’

Daphne Caruana Galizia, an investigative journalist and blogger from Malta who was known for her reporting on governmental corruption, was killed in a bomb explosion near her home on Monday,…

Nuclear war may break out ‘any moment’, warns North Korea

Nuclear war may break out ‘any moment’, warns North Korea

North Korea’s deputy UN ambassador has warned the situation on the Korean peninsula “has reached the touch-and-go point and a nuclear war may break out any moment”. Kim In-ryong told…

India unlikely to play any ‘four-day’ Tests in near future

India unlikely to play any ‘four-day’ Tests in near future

The ICC has decided to start with four-day Test matches on a trial basis but the Indian cricket team is unlikely to play the curtailed version of the longest format…

‘Planet Nine’ does exist in solar system: NASA

‘Planet Nine’ does exist in solar system: NASA

The elusive ‘Planet Nine’ does exist, and may be 10 times the mass of the Earth and 20 times away from the Sun than Neptune, NASA scientists say. ‘Planet Nine’…

AirAsia flight plunges 20,000 feet in ‘terrifying’ mid-air drama

AirAsia flight plunges 20,000 feet in ‘terrifying’ mid-air drama

Passengers on board AirAsia Indonesian flight QZ535 from Perth to Bali went through a major scare on Sunday when the plane made a sudden drop right after take-off. According to…

Federer beats Nadal to clinch his second Shanghai title

Federer beats Nadal to clinch his second Shanghai title

Swiss maestro Roger Federer was at his menacing best on Sunday as he defeated World No. 1 Rafael Nadal in straight sets to win the men’s singles title of the…

Indian economy on ‘very solid track’: IMF chief

Indian economy on ‘very solid track’: IMF chief

Days after the International Monetary Fund lowered its growth forecast for the current and the next year, IMF chief Christine Lagarde said the Indian economy is on a “very solid…

Motion Picture Academy expels Harvey Weinstein

Motion Picture Academy expels Harvey Weinstein

In a move virtually unprecedented, disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein’s membership in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was revoked by its board. The decision was reached in…

‘My wife was raped, child killed’, says freed Taliban hostage

‘My wife was raped, child killed’, says freed Taliban hostage

A Canadian man freed after years of captivity in Afghanistan said the militants in the Haqqani network had raped his wife and killed his young daughter while the family was…

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