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30,000 Kurds stage anti-Erdogan protest in Germany

Berlin: Some 30,000 Kurds staged a protest in the German city of Frankfurt against Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the media reported on Sunday. Protesters on Saturday evening came from all over Germany ahead of Kurdish new year…

Paris airport evacuated as man shot dead

Paris:  A man has been shot and killed by security forces after attempting to seize a soldiers gun at Orly airport in Paris on Saturday morning, a media report said. A soldier fired at the man who was then detained by security forces, as…

Facebook videos dominate social media: Report

New York: Facebook videos continue to dominate the social media, driving growth, engagement and media consumption, a new report has said. Social media analytics platform Quintly examined 167,000 profiles during the last six months of 2016…

Japan launches satellite to monitor N. Korea

Tokyo: Japan successfully launched a satellite on Friday, to track land and maritime movements in North Korea and conduct surveys on the weapons program of the rogue state, a media report said. The H-2A rocket was launched at 10.20 a.m.…

Foreign students considering leaving US

New York: A second executive order by US President Donald Trump on immigration has prompted foreign students and researchers, including those from India, to look elsewhere for educational, training and job opportunities, according to a…

Trump slams judge for blocking new travel ban

Washington: A US federal judge has temporarily blocked the new travel ban raising sharp criticism from President Donald Trump. Trump has blasted the ruling blocking his order as a "judicial overreach", a media report said. Trump on…

Trump plans to overturn immigration veto in SC

Washington: US President Donald Trump has said he will go to the Supreme Court to overturn a ruling by a federal judge that blocks his new immigration ban order, a media report said. "We're going to fight this terrible ruling. We're going…