Powerful 8.0 magnitude earthquake kills one in Peru

A 8.0 magnitude earthquake shook the Amazon jungle in north-central Peru Sunday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. At least one person was killed. The quake, at a moderate depth of... Read more »

Three killed in two explosions in Nepali capital-police

(Reuters) – Three people were killed and five others injured on Sunday in two separate explosions in the Nepali capital, Kathmandu, but the cause of the blasts was unclear, police said. Police... Read more »

Flash floods, heavy rain kill 13 people in Afghanistan

A total of 13 people have lost their lives and more than 100 houses have been destroyed due to downpour and flash floods in western Afghanistan’s Ghor province over the past two... Read more »

UN urges Myanmar to take action for Rohingya return

UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi urged Myanmar to take action to enable the refugees in Bangladesh as well as the displaced inside the country to return home safely. Grandi made... Read more »

Chinese Vice President arrives in Islamabad today May 26, 2019

Vice President of China Wang Qishan will arrive in Islamabad today (Sunday) on a three-day official visit to Pakistan. During the visit, the Chinese Vice President will call on President Arif Alvi... Read more »

US to continue arms sales to Saudi Arabia,UAE,Jordan: Pompeo

Trump administration had decided to proceed with arms sales to Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Jordan in a move bypassing Congress because any delay could increase risk for U.S. partners... Read more »