Kim Yo Jong emerges as policymaker in spat with South Korea

Pyongyang:  The sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is taking a leading role in…

‘Not easy’ to get a conviction in George Floyd killing: Kamala Harris

California:  Sen. Kamala Harris, a former Democratic presidential contender and potential vice presidential pick, spoke out…

World bank names Harvard Professor Carmen Reinhart as its VP and Chief Economist

Washington: World Bank Group President David Malpass announced that Harvard University professor, Carmen Reinhart has been…

Angela Merkel says Germany has ‘strong evidence’ Russia hacked her emails

Berlin: Angela Merkel threatened Russia with consequences yesterday on Wednesday as she accused Vladimir Putin’s intelligence…

Indian-origin girl names NASA’s 1st Mars copter

Washington: NASA’s first Mars helicopter has a name now and the credit goes to 17-year-old Indian-origin…

Top New York doctor who was treating Covid-19 patients takes her own life

New York: A top ER doctor who treated coronavirus patients in New York has taken her…

Tamil producers defend ‘Pon Magal Vandhal’ online release, theatre owners miffed

Chennai: The news that Jyothika’s upcoming film Pon Magal Vandhal, produced by Suriya’s 2D Entertainment and directed…

Cancer Kills Linda Tripp who exposed Clinton-Lewinsky Sex scandal

Washington: Linda Tripp, the Pentagon publicist whose secret recordings of Monica Lewinsky talking about sex with…

Horrifying global surge in domestic violence during corona crisis: UN

New York: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres warned of a “horrifying global surge” in domestic violence during…

CPM warns MLA Prathibha, she comes up with new explanation

Alappuzha: Kayamkulam MLA U Prathibha has come up with an explanation after her remarks against media…

As domestic abuse rises in lockdown, France to fund hotel rooms

Paris: France has said it would pay for hotel rooms for victims of domestic violence and…

4 Nirbhaya convicts executed in Tihar Jail

The four men convicted of the gang-rape and murder of a Delhi woman on December 16,…

SC says yes to permanent commission for women in navy

New Delhi: Noting that women officers can sail with same efficiency as male counterparts, the Supreme…

3 convicts of Nirbhaya case approach International Court of Justice seeking stay on execution

New Delhi: Three of four 2012 Delhi gang rape convicts have approached the International Court of…

Franco Mulakkal’s discharge plea dismissed by trial court

Kottayam: A trial court here on Monday dismissed a discharge petition filed by Bishop Franco Mulakkal,…

Bindu Panicker turns hostile on actress abduction case

Kochi: In the actress attack case, one more actress witness has turned hostile. It was only…

AMMA Gen Secy Edavela Babu turns hostile, changes statement in actress assault case

Kochi: In the latest development in the trial of the actor assault case, where a Malayalam…

Flipkart founder Sachin Bansal’s wife files dowry harassment case

Bangalore: Flipkart co-founder Sachin Bansal’s wife Priya filed a dowry harassment case against him in Koramangala…

Cong, BJP members scuffle in LS, BJP MP’s manhandled Ramya Haridas

New Delhi: BJP and Congress members pushed and shoved each other in Lok Sabha on Monday…

Aussie cricketer Glenn Maxwell announces engagement to longtime Indian girlfriend

Mohali:  Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell took to social media on Wednesday to announce his engagement with…