Beirut, Jan 17 (IANS) The Islamic State terror organisation on Wednesday claimed responsibility for a bomb attack in a Syrian city under US-backed Kurdish control that killed at least three American troops, according to US officials quoted in a report from the Dow Jones Newswires supplied to EFE.
Beijing, Jan 16 (IANS) China on Wednesday defended a court ruling to impose death penalty against a Canadian who has been convicted of smuggling drugs.
Mumbai, Nov 12 : Actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra on Monday walked down the memory lane as she completed 25 years in Bollywood. She wondered how quickly time has passed.
Sydney, Jan 16 (IANS) Around 2,500 lightning strikes have ignited dozens of fires across Australia’s island state of Tasmania, adding to a number of dangerous blazes, authorities said.
New York, Jan 16 (IANS) Former Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto accepted a $100 million bribe from drug cartel kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman, a witness has testified.
Washington, Jan 16 (IANS) The US State Department has confirmed that one American was killed in a deadly attack in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi on Tuesday.
United Nations, Jan 16 (IANS) The global organisation’s own #MeToo survey has found that one in three employees responding to it have said that they have suffered sexual harassment in the last two years.