Lahore, Feb 24 (IANS) The blast that killed 10 persons at a shopping centre in Lahore on Thursday was most probably an accident caused by a "gas leak" and not a bomb, as initially believed, Pakistan officials said on Friday.
Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 (IANS) A highly toxic chemical substance was used on the body of Kim Jong-nam, the half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un who died here earlier this month, Malaysian police said on Friday.
Washington/Hyderabad, Feb 24 (IANS) An Indian engineer was killed and another injured by an American who mistook them for "Middle Easterners" and yelled "Get out of my country" before shooting them at a bar.
New York, Feb 24 (IANS) An Indian-origin man was killed and another injured by a former Navy serviceman who mistook them for "Middle Easterners", officials said.
New Delhi, Feb 24 (IANS) External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday expressed shock over the shooting incident in the US in which an Indian-origin man was killed and another injured, and said that two Indian Embassy officials have rushed to the state of Kansas where the incident took place.
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) The Donald Trump administration revealed for the first time that 746 individuals nationwide were held during the first weekend of the President's travel ban, a media report said.
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS) The FBI rejected a White House request to knock down media reports about communications between President Donald Trump's associates and Russian officials during the 2016 presidential campaign, law enforcement officials told CNN.
Mexico City, Feb 24 (IANS) Top US envoys on a working visit to Mexico have tried to allay fears that Trump administration is preparing to massively deport undocumented migrants back across the border.
Kabul, Feb 24 (IANS) Afghanistan's government warned Pakistan that it would respond to any attack on its sovereignty, with the warning coming amid rising bilateral tensions over border skirmishes last week.
Rawalpindi, Feb 24 (IANS) Conducting targeted strikes across the Afghan border, Pakistan army has succeeded in killing two high-profile terrorists affiliated with terrorist group Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, including the Lahore attack mastermind, media reports said.
Kiev, Feb 24 (IANS) Ukrainian lawmaker Andrii Artemenko said he discussed his left-field proposal for Ukraine with US President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen, who offered to deliver the plan to the Trump administration, media reports said.