42 people killed, 100 hospitalised in India drinking toxic liquor

At least 42 people have died and nearly 100 others have been hospitalised in western India after drinking toxic alcohol,

Resuming talks with Russia, Blinken offers deal on prisoners

The United States has made a ‘substantial proposal’ to Russia to free Americans including basketball..

Sri Lanka president’s office to reopen Monday after crackdown

The besieged presidential office of Sri Lanka will reopen on Monday, police said, days after anti-government demonstrators..

Two Palestinians killed, six injured in Israeli West Bank raid

Two Palestinians were killed overnight in the occupied West Bank city of Nablus, the Palestinian health ministry..

China’s second of three space station modules launched

China on Sunday launched the second of three modules needed to complete its new space station, state media reported,

Six-time PM Ranil Wickremesinghe elected Sri Lanka president

Six-time prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was elected as crisis-wracked Sri Lanka’s new president..

Indian Supreme Court frees leading Muslim journalist

India’s Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to a leading Muslim journalist who was arrested last month..

Ukraine’s Zelensky sacks 2 top officials as EU mulls Russia sanctions

Ukraine faced new turmoil on Sunday with president Volodymyr Zelensky announcing he sacked his top two law enforcement..

Biden meets Saudi crown prince seen as undermining rights pledges

It took less than 24 hours in Saudi Arabia for United States president Joe Biden to tarnish an image he has long..

Global Covid cases surge past 567 million

The overall number of Covid cases has surged past 567 million across the globe amid a rise in new infections..