Washington, May 5 (IANS) A two-seater helicopter has crashed into the Chesapeake Bay in the US state of Maryland, police said, adding that search and rescue was underway.
Washington, May 5 (IANS) US President Donald Trump on Saturday praised his latest call with Russian President Vladimir Putin, saying there is “tremendous potential” for US-Russia ties.
Dhaka, May 4 (IANS) At least six people were killed as cyclone Fani slammed into Bangladesh’s coastline after striking the Indian states of Odisha and West Bengal, officials said.
New York, May 4 (IANS) India and Sri Lanka have urged countries to come together and adopt the Comprehensive Convention on International Terrorism (CCIT), proposed by India in 1996 but blocked by some nations, as the world mourns the victims of terrorist attacks in the island nation.
Colombo, May 4 (IANS) Amid the apparent failure of the Sri Lankan government to act on intelligence on Easter Sunday’s suicide bombings, information has now surfaced that the defence authorities had also ignored Turkish government alerts that 50 members of the Fethullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) had arrived in the island country.
Washington, May 4 (IANS) Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has urged countries to “get real” on meeting the commitment of Paris Agreement on climate change, highlighting the need for effective carbon pricing.
Tehran, May 4 (IANS) Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday said that Tehran will “defeat” Washington through unity of the nation following the end of the 180-day US waivers for major importers of Iran’s oil, announced by the White House, which aggravates the impact of tough measures against the Middle Eastern nation.
Wellington, May 4 (IANS) The Auckland-based mother and sister of one of the Sri Lankan Easter Sunday suicide bombers have been “cooperating fully” with the New Zealand police following the attacks that killed over 250 people.
Moscow, May 4 (IANS) Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov will meet his Venezuelan counterpart Jorge Arreaza for talks on Sunday.