Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif has denounced Indian Army Chief Gen. Bipin Rawat’s remarks as "irresponsible" and he vowed to expose "Pakistan's nuclear bogey" in the event of a war between the two countries.

Iraqi PM Abadi to seek re-election in May vote

Monday, 15 January 2018 03:39 Written by

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced on Sunday his candidacy for the May 12 parliamentary elections to choose a prime minister.

The African group of ambassadors to the United Nations has demanded an apology from Donald Trump, after the US president reportedly aimed a racist remark at some Caribbean nations and Africa. 

Iran vents anger at Trump sanctions move

Sunday, 14 January 2018 03:32 Written by

Iran says a decision by the US to impose sanctions on the head of its judiciary has "crossed a red line".

UN praises China for climate actions

Sunday, 14 January 2018 03:31 Written by

The United Nations has hailed China and India for their leadership role and strong commitment in fighting climate change at a time when “others are failing”.

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that Turkey’s military incursion in northern Syria’s Idlib province would crush Kurdish militia forces that control the neighboring region of Afrin.

North Korea to send team to Olympics in Pyeongchang

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 02:17 Written by

North Korea has agreed to send a delegation of athletes, supporters and officials to next month's Winter Olympics taking place in South Korea, as tensions on the divided peninsula continue to subside.

Members of the Salvadoran community in the US have expressed their "devastation" after President Donald Trump's government said it would stop providing legal status and the ability to work to some 200,000 immigrants from El Salvador.

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has described the Muslim refugees arriving in Europe from conflict zones in the Middle East and North Africa as “Muslim invaders.”

A new report has documented an “alarming” increase in the Islamic State footprint in Pakistan, saying it adds to the challenges facing the country’s decade-long campaign against terrorism and religious extremism.