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Mount Hope named UK’s new highest peak

London: British authorities have selected Mount Hope as the country's new highest peak, a media report said on Monday. Hope, which is sited in the part of the Antarctic claimed by the UK, was recently re-measured and found to tower above…

AU questions US decision on Jerusalem

Addis Ababa: The African Union Commission questioned the United State's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of the State of Israel. US President Donald Trump administration announced on Wednesday that it recognizes Jerusalem as…

US House passes bill to loosen gun restrictions

Washington: The US House of Representatives has approved a legislation loosening gun regulations and allowing those with permits to carry concealed weapons to legally travel with those firearms to other states. The bill passed on Wednesday…

Phone lost at sea miraculously returns

Nanjing (China): When Yuan Wenlong called his daughter's mobile phone for the last time, which was lost at sea near an island in the Pacific Ocean, the last thing he expected was that it will be answered by a voice. Yuan's daughter…

Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Washington: President Donald Trump will recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and start the process of moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city, a move against the long-held American principles which many Arab leaders warned…

234 killed, 400 injured in Yemen clashes: ICRC

Sanaa: Death toll from week-long clashes in the Yemeni capital Sanaa has increased to 234 people, while 400 others were wounded, including 383 severely injured, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) for the Middle East said on…