Last Updated: 18 Aug 2019 10:29 PM

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  • Gibraltar rejects US demand to detain Iranian oil tanker

  • Spain says migrants on charity boat can disembark in Algeciras

    he Spanish government on Sunday offered Algeciras as a port to disembark the more than a hundred migrants on a charity rescue ship stranded off the coast of Italy after the boat had spent more than two weeks waiting for a port to dock.

  • Pak body asks govt to allow distribution of Indian goods already reached at ports

    A body representing Pakistani employers has appealed to the government to allow in local markets those Indian goods that have already arrived at the country's airports or seaports, according to a media report. Pakistan suspended its trade relations with India in retaliation against New Delhi's decision to revoke Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir.

  • 10,000 homeless after fire razes Bangladesh slum

    At least 10,000 people were left homeless after a massive fire swept through a crowded slum in the Bangladesh capital and destroyed thousands of shanties. The fire broke out at in Dhaka's Mirpur neighbourhood and razed around 2,000 mostly tin shacks. At least 100 people have been killed so far this year in building fires across the densely populated metropolitan city.

  • Tens of thousands flood Hong Kong park for new rally

    Anger over a now-suspended bill that would allow criminal suspects in Hong Kong to be extradited to mainland China erupted in June, but the rising unrest is fuelled by broader worries about the erosion of freedoms guaranteed under the "one country, two systems" formula put in place after Hong Kong's return from British to Chinese rule in 1997.

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