Tue, November 21, 2017

'Over 100 Rohingya killed fleeing Myanmar in two months'

United Nations: More than 100 Rohingya refugees have drowned in shipwrecks and boat capsizes as they fled from Myanmar to Bangladesh, according to a UN official....

7.3-magnitude quake near Iran-Iraq border kills 147

Tehran/Baghdad: At least 147 people were killed after a powerful earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale struck near the Iran-Iraq border, media reports said...

26 killed in Texas church shooting

Washington: At least 26 people were killed when a lone gunman wearing a ballistic vest and carrying a military-style rifle, opened fire on worshippers at a Baptist...

Over 800,000 Rohingya in B'desh in 'most acute' situation: UN

United Nations: UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi has told the UN Security Council that over 800,000 Myanmar Rohingya were probably in the &...

Terrorism charges filed against New York attack suspect (Lead)

New York: US federal prosecutors have filed terrorism charges against the suspect of Tuesday's truck attack in New York which left eight dead and 13 others inj...

Terror attack near 9/11 site in New York kills 8

New York: In the second terror attack within a month in the US, a man wielding a truck as a weapon on Tuesday ploughed through bicyclists and pedestrians on a stre...

Lack of toilets, water pumps complicating Rohingya crisis

Dhaka: The lack of toilets and well-maintained manual water pumps have complicated the Rohingya crisis in Bangladesh, according to a UN report. The report relea...

School shooting in Brazil leaves 2 dead

Rio de Janeiro: Two students were killed and four others wounded on Friday when one of their classmates opened fire inside a school in the central Brazilian city o...

Nearly 70 killed in attacks in Afghanistan

Kabul: Nearly 70 people were killed on Friday in a two suicide attacks on mosques in Afghanistan's capital and in the western province of Ghor, officials said....

Nearly 58% Rohingya refugees are kids at risk

Geneva: Nearly fifty-eight per cent of the about 600,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh are children who suffer from severe malnutrition, a UN report released sai...
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