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Ocupying Oval Office is not a reality show, Obama tells Trump

Washington: Launching a sharp attack on outspoken Republican candidate Donald Trump, US President Barack Obama said on Friday that occupying the Oval Office "is not a reality show."


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Sadiq Khan elected London mayor, after heated campaign

Labour Party politician Sadiq Khan, a practicing Muslim, created history by getting elected the first Muslim mayor of London. Khan's election is being viewed as a political landmark in the Western world.


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Indiana Primary Results: Donald Trump presumptive GOP nominee; Sanders beats

Donald Trump is set to earn the Republican presidential nomination after registering a decisive victory in the Indiana primary and Ted Cruz's decision to abandon the campaign for the White House.


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Indiana Primaries: Trump looks for knockout blow against Cruz

Voters are set to cast their vote in Indiana's presidential primaries Tuesday, with Republican frontrunner Donald Trump hoping to race ahead of his rivals for the Republican nomination.


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Pakistan warns it will get F-16s from elsewhere if US doesn't arrange funding

Pakistan will get F-16 fighter jets from elsewhere if the US does not arrange funding for the sale, Sartaj Aziz, the prime minister's adviser on foreign affairs, warned the US as both countries lock horns over...


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Colorado Woman Sentenced To 100-Year Prison term for Cutting Baby From Womb

A Colorado woman, convicted of cutting an unborn baby from its mother's womb, was sentenced on Friday to 100 years in prison. Dynel Lane, 36, attacked Michelle Wilkins, who was seven months pregnant and had responded to...


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7 dead, 121 injured as building collapses in Nairobi

Seven people were killed and 121 others were injured in the collapse of a residential building in Nairobi during heavy rains, according to Kenyan officials.


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Norway oil-rig helicopter crash: All 13 on board killed

A helicopter transporting Statoil workers crashed off the coast of western Norway on Friday, likely killing all 13 people on board, according to rescue services.


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Shut shop in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, India to China

India has officially asked China to halt the construction activities on the other side of Line of Control (LoC) in the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).


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Donald Trump, Lays Out Foreign Policy, Promises Coherence

A day after declaring himself the "presumptive nominee," Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump laid out his international agenda in a serious address. He vowed to mend ties with Russia, pledged a major military...


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Pakistan Could Use F-16s Against India': Rethink Sale, US Lawmakers To Obama

Top US lawmakers have reportedly urged the Barack Obama administration to reconsider its decision to sell F-16 Fighting Falcon to Pakistan, as the latter could use the fighter planes against India and not to...


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US elections 2016: Trump, Clinton score major victories

Washington: Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton registered convincing victories on Tuesday inching one step close towards a monumental duel for the White House in November. Trump displayed his political strength with a clean...


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Salah Abdeslam, Alleged Paris Attacks Plotter, Is Handed to France

Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam has been turned over to French authorities, Belgian officials said Wednesday. Abdeslam was in Belgian custody anticipating extradition over the coordinated terror attacks...


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US challenged India, 12 others on navigation rights: Report

According to an annual Pentagon report, the US military carried out "freedom of navigation" operations against 13 countries last year, including India and China.


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Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim suffering from gangrene, might lose legs: Report

According to a report by News 18, Dawood Ibrahim is suffering from an advanced phase of gangrene and is unlikely to be fully treated. Docs attending the underworld don believe that the reason behind gangrene is the...


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Ohio eight 'execution' murders: Mom shot in head with four-day-old infant in

Investigators found three marijuana "grow operations" at rural residences where 8 family members were killed in southern Ohio, state Attorney General Mike DeWine said on Sunday.


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Wisconsin Shooting: Lovelorn Band Member Mows Down Prom Kids

An 18-year-old youth opened fire with a high-powered rifle outside of a high school prom in northern Wisconsin, wounding two students before a police officer who was in the parking lot fatally shot him, according to the authorities.


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India cancels visa for China's dissident Uyghur leader Dolkun Isa

After China's strong objection, India has cancelled its visa to rebel Uyghur leader Dolkun Isa, referring to Interpol's red corner notice against him. Isa, a leader of the World Uyghur Congress (WUC) who resides in...


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Md Shafi Armar, chief India recruiter of IS killed in US drone strike

Mohammad Shafi Armar, the head recruiter of Islamic State (IS) in India, died in a US drone strike in Syria, according to a report in Times of India.


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'Well-planned and methodical' execution of Ohio family: Ohio AG

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWin on Sunday said the execution-style murders of eight members of a family in Ohio were "methodical and well-planned." Officials revealed that three marijuana growing operations had...


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Ted Cruz, John Kasich come together to stop Donald Trump

Washington: Two senior Republican leaders - Ted Cruz and John Kasich - have joined hands in a desperate effort to stop Donald Trump from earning the Republican presidential nomination. Within minutes of each other...


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Sanders campaign offers mixed signals on approach to Clinton

Bernie Sanders's top campaign aides are sending radically different signals. As it became clear on Tuesday night that Sanders had lost New York badly, Sanders's campaign manager, Jeff Weaver, told MSNBC that "it's going to...


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Obama lunches with the Queen and dines with Prince William and Harry

London: US President Barack Obama visited the Windsor Castle on Friday to take part in a celebration of Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday. The President was kicking off a day of royal events that included a...


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Oscar Pistorius book claims Olympian beat girlfriend with cricket bat before

Reeva Steenkamp was beaten with a cricket bat by paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius before he fired the fatal shots through a locked lavatory door that killed her, a new book into the forensic evidence of the case claims.


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Queen Elizabeth II, World's oldest monarch, turns 90

Britain's Queen Elizabeth turns 90 on Thursday with beacons and gun salutes hailing the birthday of the world's oldest monarch.


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Harriet Tubman to appear on $20 bill, Alexander Hamilton to remain on $10 bill

Washington: Black abolitionist leader Harriet Tubman will now appear on the front of the $20 bill and the slaveholding former president Andrew Jackson will be relocated to the rear of the bill. The founding father...


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New York primary election 2016 results: Republican, Democratic exit polls come

Donald Trump seems to have registered a massive win in New York Republican Primary 2016. He is likely to win almost all the delegates on offer.


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US Elections 2016: Ben and Jerry deliver ice cream and politics in Washington

Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield, the co-founders of Ben & Jerry's ice cream, on Monday held an event on George Washington University's campus where the duo personally scooped ice cream and talked about campaign finance...


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Ex-NYPD officer Peter Liang avoids jail time for killing unarmed man

New York: In a major relief for former NYPD officer Peter Liang, New York supreme court judge Danny Chun on Tuesday spared him jail term, sentencing Liang to five years of probation and 800 hours of community...


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Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton notch big wins in New York

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton registered convincing wins in New York primaries on Tuesday night.


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