Vietnam hunted for survivors yesterday after landslides triggered by Typhoon Molave, one of its strongest storms in decades, lashed a central region already reeling from weeks of heavy rains that have killed at least 160 people.
London’s Saatchi gallery is holding a private viewing for robots and humans, allowing people and machines to wander through the wacky world of pop artist Philip Colbert in a show designed to work both digitally and in real life.
Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi yesterday dismissed opposition Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) leader Ayaz Sadiq’s statement a day earlier regarding the circumstances in which Indian pilot Abhinandan was released, regretting that “responsible people are making irresponsible statements.”
US President Donald Trump and Democratic rival Joe Biden were due to rally supporters in the closely-contested state of Florida, visiting the same city hours apart and putting on full display their contrasting approaches to the coronavirus pandemic.
With most schools in Jamaica still closed due to the pandemic, schoolteacher Taneka Mckoy braves daily the risk of stray gunshots from gang warfare and the oppressive Caribbean heat as she trudges around her inner city Kingston community to write lessons on blackboards painted on its walls.
Bahujan Samaj Party supremo Mayawati’s announcement that her party will support the BJP in council elections to seven seats in Uttar Pradesh may be counter productive for the party and a boon for the Samajwadi Party and the Congress in the state.
Hours after the enforcement directorate secured custody of Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan’s former secretary M Sivasankar, in Bengaluru, the ED arrested Bineesh Kodiyeri, the son of CPI-M Kerala secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan.
UNESCO's Man and the Biosphere (MAB) programme added 25 new sites, one of them transboundary, in 18 countries to the World Network of Biosphere Reserves, which now numbers 714 biosphere reserves ...
A woman was beheaded by an attacker with a knife who also killed two other people at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday, police said, in an incident the city's mayor described as terrorism.