Smoke detected’ inside cabin before EgyptAir crash: Reports

Smoke alerts were triggered inside the cabin of the ill-fated EgyptAir jet minutes before it plunged into the Mediterranean Sea with 66 people on board, according to new details... Read more »

Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

An armed man was shot at and critically injured by the US Secret Service outside the White House even as the official residence of the American President was put... Read more »

Hezbollah to bolster military presence in Syria: Nasrallah

Hezbollah chief Hassan Nasrallah today said his Lebanese Shiite movement would boost its support for Syria’s regime after one of its top commanders was killed there last week.”We will... Read more »

Al-Qaeda country head killed in Pakistan

The country head of Al-Qaeda in Pakistan, Tayyab Nawaz alias Hafiz Abdul Mateen, was killed during an armed offensive by police in the country`s east Multan city. Al-Qaeda commander... Read more »

Bangladesh relocates millions as cyclone Roanu approaches

Bangladesh is relocating around 2 million people from its coastal areas ahead of cyclone Roanu`s likely landfall on Saturday evening, officials said on Friday, an event that has also... Read more »

US rejects Russian proposal for joint air strikes on Syria

Moscow on Friday proposed that Russia and United States, which have been flying separate bombing campaigns in Syria, launch joint air strikes against jihadists from next week, a proposal... Read more »

Gun rights group NRA endorses Trump for US president

The National Rifle Association on Friday endorsed Donald Trump for US president, saying it was time to unite behind the Republican or “kiss your guns goodbye” if Hillary Clinton... Read more »

Pakistan applies for NSG membership

Pakistan Friday said that it has formally applied for the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group, after China blocked India’s entry into the 48-member elite group. The Foreign Office... Read more »