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Europe

India calls draft on chemical weapons use 'incomplete', votes against it

The Indian Ambassador said the country is against use of chemical weapons and those who join such 'abhorrent acts' must be held accountable.

28 Jun 2018 4:16 PM

3 killed in explosion in Nothern Germany row house

Investigators were still trying to determine cause of explosion, which destroyed most of the home.

28 Jun 2018 1:38 PM

Over 10,000 children killed, maimed in conflicts worldwide, says UN report

Many others were raped, forced to serve as armed soldiers or caught in attacks on schools and hospitals, the report added.

28 Jun 2018 8:52 AM

UK is now allowed to leave EU as Brexit bill becomes law

The bill transfers decades of European law onto British statute books in bid to avoid any legal disruption.

26 Jun 2018 5:33 PM

Brazilian journalist's reaction when man tried to kiss her on live TV praised

When man backed away, TV Globo, SportTV journalist stopped her report, rebuked him.

26 Jun 2018 1:30 PM

Europe will strike back if Trump imposes new tariffs on EU goods: France

EU tariffs applied to items from blue jeans to bourbon designed to hit industries active in Trump's Republican Party dominated states

26 Jun 2018 11:44 AM

Gang of Indian-origin men imprisoned for murdering Sikh man in London

They killed him as revenge for sleeping with one of their wives, have been sentenced to over 90 years in prison at Old Bailey court.

26 Jun 2018 11:09 AM

India most dangerous country in the world for women: Survey

Afghanistan and Syria ranked 2nd and 3rd in the survey of about 550 experts on women’s issues, followed by Somalia and Saudi Arabia.

26 Jun 2018 9:47 AM

Electrical fault shuts Channel tunnel between France and Britain

No trains were stuck in the tunnel, officials said.

24 Jun 2018 6:23 PM

Building blast leaves 25 injured, 4 serious in Germany's Wuppertal

Fire broke out in several different parts of the house and firefighters had trouble because parts of the building kept collapsing.

24 Jun 2018 4:04 PM

UN chief calls for immediate end to military escalation in Syria

Areas in eastern Daraa have recently been bombarded, forcing thousands of civilians to flee, says Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

23 Jun 2018 12:51 PM

Man arrested for causing bomb scare at London's Charing Cross station

There is disruption to services, with no trains, reduced underground services, passengers are asked to check before travelling.

22 Jun 2018 12:37 PM

Over 7,000 people from India sought asylum in US in 2017: UN report

According to report, there were 197,146 refugees at end of 2017 in India, 10,519 asylum seekers with pending cases.

20 Jun 2018 7:41 PM

Sushma Swaraj meets Luxembourg PM, discusses bilateral relationship

Swaraj, who arrived in Luxembourg on third leg of 4-nation tour, became first Indian external affairs minister to visit European country.

20 Jun 2018 4:51 PM

Clothing brand Benetton condemned for using rescued migrants in adverts

Benetton published 2 photographs on Twitter featuring migrants, 1 credited to SOS Mediterannee, another to Italian news agency ANSA.

20 Jun 2018 3:54 PM

Record 68.5 million people displaced worldwide: UN

Report showed 16.2 mn people were freshly displaced in 2017 which equates to 44,500 being displaced everyday, 1 person every 2 seconds.

19 Jun 2018 4:46 PM

India, France to shape strong development partnership, says Sushma Swaraj

Swaraj arrived in France on 2nd leg of 4-nation tour, held discussion with French Prez over understandings reached during his India visit

19 Jun 2018 1:10 PM

London clinic doctors say Nawaz Sharif's wife 'highly critical': Report

5-member board of doctors on Tuesday briefed the Sharif family that Begum Kulsoom will not be taken off ventilator as of now.

19 Jun 2018 11:53 AM

Audi CEO Rupert Stadler arrested in Germany over diesel scandal

Munich prosecutors said Stadler was being detained due to fears he might hinder an ongoing investigation into the scandal.

18 Jun 2018 4:24 PM

Parting children from parents at US border 'unconscionable': UN rights chief

The 'zero-tolerance' border security policy implemented by President Donald Trump's administration has sparked global outrage.

18 Jun 2018 3:11 PM