US vows to provide security assurance to N.Korea's Kim

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 07:30

Washington, May 14 (IANS) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday the US will provide security assurance to North Korea's top leader Kim Jong Un, if the country could achieve denuclearisation.


US, China working to get ZTE back into business: Trump

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 05:28

Washington, May 14 (IANS) US President Donald Trump said on Sunday that Washington and Beijing are working to get Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE, which is suffering from a US exports ban, back into business.


Three killed in another Indonesia bomb explosion

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 01:44

Jakarta, May 14 (IANS) Following bomb attacks on three churches in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, a fourth bomb blast near police station in East Java killed three persons late on Sunday.


11 killed in Indonesia church bombings

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 16:48

Jakarta, May 13 (IANS) At least 11 people, including a suicide bomber, were killed and 41 injured on Sunday in bomb attacks on three churches in the Indonesian city of Surabaya, police said.


President, Bishops call for peace as Nicaragua clashes escalate

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 14:56

Managua, May 13 (IANS) The death toll in ongoing anti-government protests in Nicaragua climbed to more than 50 with two new deaths reported from Masaya, prompting an appeal for peace from the Episcopal conference of Nicaragua (ECN) and the President.


London packed with protesters demanding higher wages

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 14:34

London, May 13 (IANS) Tens of thousands of workers and their families gathered in London to demand higher wages and better working conditions in the public and private sectors as part of a march organized by trade unions.


Mexican cartel leader jailed for 12 years

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 14:30

Mexico City, May 13 (IANS) A federal judge condemned a cartel leader to 12 years in jail after finding him guilty of drug trafficking and illegal possession of firearms, Mexico's Prosecutor-General (PGR) said.


18 killed in rain-related incidents in Pakistan

Sun, 05/13/2018 - 13:44

Islamabad, May 13 (IANS) At least 18 people were killed and 54 others injured in rain-related incidents in different areas of Pakistan's northwestern region, the media and officials said.