Australian journalists leave China amid 'standoff'

Beijing, Sept. 9 -- The last two reporters working in China for the Australian media were flown home after a five-day diplomatic standoff, media reports said. The Australian Broadcasting Corporation'... Read More

Khashoggi murder: Saudi court overturns 5 death sentences

London, Sept. 9 -- A Saudi Arabian court has commuted the death sentences of five of the eight people convicted for the 2018 murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a "rogue operation" as his family h... Read More

Murder convict takes oath as Sri Lankan MP

Colombo, Sept. 9 -- A Sri Lankan lawmaker from the ruling party, who was elected to Parliament while serving a death sentence in a murder case, was sworn in as an MP by the speaker. Sri Lanka People'... Read More

Pak Army Chief issues open warning to India

Islamabad, Sept. 9 -- Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has sent out an open warning to India, claiming that his country would win the "fifth generation or hybrid war". ... Read More

Protests in PoK against China, Pakistan over dam construction

New Delhi, Sept. 9 -- Massive protests erupted in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) over the construction of two mega-dams by China and Pakistan in that region. People came out in large numbers to cond... Read More

India, China accuse each other of firing warning shots

New Delhi, Sept. 9 -- India and China accused each other of firing warning shots at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh to intimidate and push back each other. The incident took place ... Read More

9 Pharma firms pledge vaccine safety amid political pressure

New York, Sept. 9 -- Nine pharmaceutical companies on Tuesday issued a rare joint pledge seeking to reassure the public about the safety and efficacy of their potential vaccines for coronavirus. The ... Read More


New York, Sept. 9 -- Chairman, Long Island Multi Faith Forum Founded: Over 1500 years ago Founder: Prophet Mohammed (also spelled Muhammad) - Born in Mecca circa 570 and died in Medina circa 632 Or... Read More

Rochester police chief, top brass step down in Prude death case

New York, Sept. 9 -- New York:The chief and entire command staff of the police department in Rochester, NY, stepped down on Tuesday as outrage continued over thedeath of Daniel Prude, a Black man with... Read More

McConnel unveils 'skinny' corona relief bill; 2nd cash stimulus not there

New York, Sept. 9 -- Washington:The Senate is expected to vote on a new stripped-down coronavirus relief package this week. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said the "targeted" proposal focuses... Read More