April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Cinema makes return to Saudi Arabia

    Saudi Arabia hosted its first public film screening in over 35 years today, two days after US movie giant AMC unveiled the kingdom's debut theatre in Riyadh.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Google's 'Chat' service a precious gift to cybercriminals: Amnesty

    Google's decision to launch a new messaging service called "Chat" without end-to-end encryption shows utter contempt for the privacy of Android users and has handed a precious gift to cybercriminals and government spies alike, Amnesty International has said.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Cross-LoC conference held in London

    A ‘Cross-LoC Youth Conference 2018’ gathered youth and academics from different regions of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday in London to discuss the issues concerning the region.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    4 Palestinians killed by Israeli fire in Gaza border protest

    Health officials say Israeli soldiers firing from across a border fence have killed four Palestinians, including a 15-year-old boy, and wounded more than 150 others as several thousand people in blockaded Gaza staged a fourth round of weekly protests on the border with Israel.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    NKorea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he would halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches, in a Saturday announcement welcomed by US President Donald Trump ahead of a much-anticipated summit between the two men.

    April 22, 2018 2:15 AM

    Media outlets critical of govt pressured or harassed in India: Trump admin

    The Trump administration today claimed that in India, media outlets critical of the government were allegedly pressured or harassed in 2017.

    April 22, 2018 11:56 AM

    11 killed in Afghanistan gunfight

    At least 11 people, including 10 Islamic State (IS) militants and a security personnel, have been killed in a gunfight in Afghanistan's Jawzjan province, police said on Sunday.

    April 22, 2018 10:12 AM

    17 dead after 2 dragon boats overturn in China

    Seventeen people were confirmed dead after two dragon boats overturned on Saturday in China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, local authorities said.

    April 22, 2018 10:08 AM

    Iran dismisses US allegations on human rights

    Iranian Foreign Ministry on Saturday rejected recent anti-Iran human rights allegations by the US as "biased" and "politically-motivated".