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Bangladeshi-American Durreen Shahnaz...

Durreen Shahnaz on Forbes 50 Over 50...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Earlier, the Asia Society had honored her with the Asia Game Changer Award in 2016 and she bagged the...

US nearing Delta wave peak, yet Covid...

US approaching Delta wave peak

North America

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Countries in western Europe have also seen similar downturns in their Delta surges

Three US ex-intel officials admit to...

Three US ex-spies admit to hacking for...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The three defendants had worked in the US intelligence community, including the National Security Agency...

76th UNGA session starts, president...

76th UNGA session underway

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Listing five rays of hope that will shape the 76th session's agenda, the UNGA president said vaccinating...

Biden admin files motion to block Texas...

Biden admin debate on Texas abortion...

North America

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Republican-backed law forbids abortions if cardiac activity is detected in the embryo, when many women...

Biden denies China's Xi turned down...

Biden denies China's Xi turned down...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The Financial Times cited multiple people briefed on a call between the two leaders as saying Xi did...

US ex-presidents Bush, Clinton, Obama...

Bush, Clinton, Obama join hands to aid...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

The former leaders, their wives will serve as part of Welcome.US, a coalition of advocacy groups, US...

US pushes world leaders to embrace 70%...

US pushes for 70% global Covid inoculation...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

United States asks countries with ‘relevant capabilities’ to donate a billion additional...

Chauvin, other officers plead not guilty...

Chauvin, other officers plead not...

North America

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Chauvin was sentenced in June to 22 and a half years in prison for Floyd's May 2020 death, sparking...

Minnesota mosque bomber jailed for 53...

Minnesota mosque attacker jailed

North America

Tue, Sep 14 2021

In handing down the sentence on Monday, the judge termed described the attack a "highly sophisticated...

US, EU pursuing global deal to slash...

US, EU try to reduce global methane...

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

United States and the EU will make a joint pledge to reduce human-caused methane emissions by at least...

Blinken defends Afghan withdrawal at...

Blinken defends Afghan withdrawal

North America

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Lawmakers asked a long list of questions about the rapid collapse of the US-backed Afghan government...

Canada election up in air with one week...

Canada election up in air with one week...

North America

Mon, Sep 13 2021

With a week to go before crucial snap legislative elections called by Trudeau himself, the two parties...

Greenpeace: An insane vision that took...

Greenpeace: An insane vision that took...

North America

Mon, Sep 13 2021

On September 15, 1971, a crew of 12 set out from Vancouver Island in a boat called Greenpeace to protest...

Multiple gorillas at US zoo being treated...

Gorillas at US zoo contract...

North America

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The zoo's whole population of 20 gorillas was being tested

FBI releases first declassified 9/11...

Declassified 9/11 document

North America

Sun, Sep 12 2021

A US government commission found no evidence that Saudi Arabia directly funded al-Qaeda, the group given...

20 years after 9/11, one of the last...

One of the last US Marines killed in...

North America

Sun, Sep 12 2021

Rosario, 25, was killed in an August 26 suicide bombing outside the Hamid Karzai International...

US Capitol police: No wrongdoing in...

US Capitol police: No wrongdoing in...

North America

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The police bureau launched 38 internal investigations and was able to identify the officers involved...

‘Like an eternal flame': Americans honour...

‘Like an eternal flame': US honours...

North America

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The remembrances have become an annual tradition but Saturday has special significance, coming 20 years...

George W Bush blasts US disunity 20...

George W Bush slams US disunity

North America

Sat, Sep 11 2021

He says, so much of US' politics has become a naked appeal to anger, fear, and resentment

Canada's Trudeau, trailing in polls,...

Canada's Trudeau defends early election...

North America

Sat, Sep 11 2021

A new poll of 1,200 voters on Thursday showed the Conservatives with 33.3% support and the Liberals at...