New York, April 25 (IANS) India has urged developed nations to announce their "enhanced" pre-2020 climate action plans and undertake the "urgent" task of mobilising $100 billion, lack of which will hamper implementation of nationally determined contributions of developing countries.
Ankara, April 25 (IANS) Eight Islamic State (IS) militants were killed in Syria on Monday when Turkish artillery units shelled a missile launcher, said a Turkish military statement.
Quito, April 25 (IANS/EFE) The toll from the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that hit Ecuador on April 16 has risen to 655, the National Risk Management Secretariat said on Monday.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) As part of India's growing engagements with Pacific island nations, President Pranab Mukherjee will go on state visits to Papua New Guinea and New Zealand from April 28 to May 2.
Washington, April 25 (IANS) Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton's campaign has slammed her Republican rival Donald Trump for mocking an Indian call centre worker during an election rally, the media reported on Monday.
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) Five Indian police personnel in uniform and carrying weapons have been arrested along with their driver in far-western Nepal's Doti district for illegally entering the Himalayan nation, officials said on Monday.
Cairo, April 25 (IANS) Egyptian forces killed 30 militants on Monday in air raids in the country's restive North Sinai province, an official said.
New York, April 25 (IANS) Singing of kirtans at an Ivy League university has drawn protests from a multi-racial group of students there.
Kathmandu, April 25 (IANS) China has emerged as one of the top five bilateral donors to Nepal in fiscal 2014-15 in terms of funds disbursed, Nepal's Finance Ministry said on Monday.
Paris, April 25 (IANS) Two men were shot dead during a daytime shooting in Grenoble in southeastern France, a news channel reported on Monday.
Damascus, April 25 (IANS) At least 15 people were killed and 35 others injured on Monday when a car bomb ripped through a military checkpoint near the Syrian capital of Damascus, a military source said.
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Extending his greetings to the government and people of Tanzania on their Union Day, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said he would like to see stronger ties and deeper cooperation with Tanzania.
New York, April 25 (IANS) Singing of kirtans at an Ivy League university has drawn protests from a section of Indian students there.
Belgrade, April 25 (IANS) Serbia's ruling Progressive Party won Sunday's parliamentary elections, securing another four years for its leader to push for the country's bid to join the European Union (EU), preliminary results showed on Monday.
Dhaka, April 25 (IANS) Unidentified assailants on Monday shot dead a former prison guard in front of a prison on the outskirts of Bangladesh's capital Dhaka.