Jeremy Corbyn: UK can be better off out of the EU

Jeremy Corbyn will use his first speech of 2017 to claim that Britain can be better off outside the EU and insist that the...

Disappearance of activists echoes in Pakistani parliament

ISLAMABAD: The disappearance of Salman Haider and three other civil society activists echoed in parliament on Monday as senators and MNAs submitted calling attention...

Hotline between India and USA will continue under Trump

White House Press Secretary, Josh Earnest, confirmed that the hotline that was established in 2015 between Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will...

Trump names son-in-law as senior adviser, testing US nepotism law

WASHINGTON — Jared Kushner will become a senior White House adviser to his father-in-law, Donald J. Trump, cementing the New York real estate executive’s...

War and Democracy in the age of Trump

War and democracy in the age of Trump John Keane| The ancient Greek historian Herodotus once observed that Persian rulers indulged the habit of getting drunk...

Why Russia, Turkey and Iran are natural allies

Why Russia, Turkey and Iran are natural allies Adrian Campbell| The ceasefire in Syria brokered by Russia, Turkey and Iran has opened the way to peace...

Modi behind Om Puri death: A claim by a Pakistani TV channel

A news show on a Pakistani TV channel claimed that actor Om Puri's death was a brutal murder plotted by none other than Prime...

How we became more than 7 billion – humanity’s population explosion

From our origins in Africa, humans began migrating around the globe roughly 100,000 years ago. But it was only with the advent of agriculture about 12,000...

Islamic State violence fuels culture wars and widens generation gaps in Turkey

James M. Dorsey | The Islamic State’s New Year’s Eve bombing of an upscale nightclub in Istanbul has fuelled culture wars in Turkey and Israel and...

China’s aid to Nepal: closer relations on horizon worries India

Yubaraj Ghimire China’s pledge for a grant of one billion RMB for post-earthquake reconstruction and border road construction last month came as a new year...

Airstrikes by Russia Buttress Turkey in Battle vs. ISIS

MICHAEL R. GORDON and ERIC SCHMITT WASHINGTON — Russian warplanes have carried out airstrikes to support Turkey’s offensive in northern Syria against the Islamic State,...

India: Government running through tweets?

Sushma Swaraj, India's External Affairs Minister, is famous for dispensing justice through the twitter handle. She is known for her personal and quick turnover...