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‘Nairobi attack over as jihadists killed’

Nairobi: Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Wednesday that Islamists who stormed an upmarket hotel complex, killing 14 people, had been…

China expanding access to strategic foreign ports: Pentagon

Washington: China is expanding its access to strategic foreign ports like Pakistan’s Gwadar and Sri Lanka’s Hambantota to pre-position the…

Trump summons thousands back to work without pay

WASHINGTON: The Trump administration said Tuesday that it would summon tens of thousands of federal employees back to work without…

Putin ready for ‘serious conversation’ with US

Moscow: Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that he is ready for a “serious conversation” with the US on the…

May braces for defeat in historic Brexit vote

LONDON: Parliament was set for a historic vote on Tuesday as British Prime Minister Theresa May lobbied for support but…

Carbon monoxide leak: 43 students hospitalised in Canada

MONTREAL: A suspected carbon monoxide leak at a Montreal primary school led to the hospitalization of 35 children and eight…

Trump inaugural committee spent $10,000 on makeup for aides

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump’s inaugural committee spent $10,000 on makeup for his aides, thousands of dollars on room service…

Seoul avoids referring to Pyongyang as enemy in report

SEOUL: South Korea, for the first time in many years, did not describe North Korea as an enemy in its…

‘Strong possibility’ of Rana’s extradition to India: Sources

PTI Washington There is a “strong possibility” of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Hussain Rana’s extradition to India before the completion of his…

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet’s cockpit voice recorder

IANS JAKARTA, Indonesia Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the…