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Mugabe clings to office, defies resignation expectations in TV speech

Mugabe clings to office, defies resignation expectations in TV speech

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe clung to the vestiges of office, using a TV address to maintain he was still in power despite a military takeover and a mounting clamour for…

India’s Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017

India’s Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017

India’s Manushi Chhillar was crowned as Miss World 2017 at a grand event held in Sanya in China. The 20-year-old medical student from Haryana had won Femina Miss India World…

Serena Williams ties the knot With Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams ties the knot With Alexis Ohanian

Tennis superstar Serena Williams has now married Reddit co-founder, Alexis Ohanian, at a star-studded wedding in New Orleans. The couple, who first met in Rome in 2015 and announced their…

PM Modi is only world statesman to stand up to China on BRI: Pillsbury

PM Modi is only world statesman to stand up to China on BRI: Pillsbury

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the only world statesman to have stood up to China’s Belt and Road Initiative even though the U.S has been silent on the ambitious project…

Moody’s ups India’s rating to highest since ’91 reforms

Moody’s ups India’s rating to highest since ’91 reforms

Global ratings agency Moody’s revised the country’s sovereign ranking to Baa2 from Baa3 – its first upgrade in almost 14 years — citing implementation of a string of economic reforms,…

Modi only world statesman to stand up to China on BRI: Pillsbury

Modi only world statesman to stand up to China on BRI: Pillsbury

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the only world statesman to have stood up to China’s Belt and Road Initiative even though the US has been silent on the ambitious project…

US calls on Cambodia to ‘undo’ opposition party ban

US calls on Cambodia to ‘undo’ opposition party ban

The United States has urged Cambodia to overturn its ban on the country’s main opposition, warning that the dissolution of the party cast grave doubt over the legitimacy of 2018…

Indian student shot dead by robbers at grocery store in U.S

Indian student shot dead by robbers at grocery store in U.S

A 21-year-old Indian student has been shot dead allegedly by four armed robbers, including an Indian-origin man, at a grocery store in the U.S state of California, according to a…

Myanmar troops gang-raped Rohingya women and girls: HRW

Myanmar troops gang-raped Rohingya women and girls: HRW

Myanmar troops gang-raped countless Rohingya women and girls during a military campaign that sent hundreds of thousands fleeing across the border to Bangladesh, Human Rights Watch said. The US-based rights…

Congressional committee votes to hike minimum salary of H1-B visa holders

Congressional committee votes to hike minimum salary of H1-B visa holders

A key Congressional committee has passed a legislation that proposes to increase the minimum salary of H-1B visa holders from USD 60,0000 to USD 90,000 and imposes a number of…