London, Dec 10 (IANS) Britain will set the minimum standards for the content for younger users that social media giants, including Facebook and Twitter have on their platform.
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) HIV/AIDS infection cases are on the rise in Pakistan, according to new data.
San Francisco, Dec 10 (IANS) Facebook users will soon be able to send a variety of 'greetings to interact with their friends in a unique way. Apart from 'Poke', now you can send a wink, a high-five, a hug and a wave.
Cairo, Dec 10 (IANS) The Foreign Minister of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) said here on Saturday that with President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital the US had taken sides in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and forfeited its role as mediator.
London, Dec 10 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday congratulated her Iraqi counterpart Haider Abadi over the Islamic State victory, but warned the militant group is "not yet defeated".
Sanaa, Dec 10 (IANS) At least six people were killed and dozens of others wounded when Saudi-led coalition warplanes separately hit two popular markets in Yemen on Saturday, residents and medics said.
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) More than 300 militants, including 17 of their commanders, of banned organisations have laid down arms and surrendered to the government in Pakistan's Balochistan province.
New York, Dec 9 (IANS) Two Californians of Indian-descent have been charged by Canadian authorities with smuggling 100 kgs of cocaine valued at about $6 million, according to media reports.
Moscow, Dec 9 (IANS) Three armed suspects were killed on Saturday in Russia's North Caucasus city of Stavropol for allegedly planning terrorist attacks in public places, the media reported.
Tehran, Dec 9 (IANS) British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson arrived in Iran on Saturday to address the case of a British-Iranian citizen detained in Tehran since 2016.
Ramallah, Dec 9 (IANS) Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will not receive US Vice President Mike Pence during his scheduled visit to the region this month in response to US President Donald Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a Palestinian official said on Saturday.
Sanaa, Dec 9 (IANS) Yemen's slain former President Ali Abdullah Saleh was buried on Saturday here, six days after Houthis killed him following deadly street clashes that erupted after he switched sides, a Houthi official said.
Baghdad, Dec 9 (IANS) Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al Abadi announced on Saturday that the country's war against the Islamic State (IS) militant group is over.
Gaza/West Bank, Dec 9 (IANS) Rescue teams on Saturday found a body of a Palestinian killed in last night's Israeli airstrikes on northern Gaza Strip, raising the death toll to three.