Stories about Worldwide

Jun 20 2017

India Inc., ready for GST rollout on July 1, CII

For August, the new deadline for GSTR-1 is September 20 instead of September 10. "It will give more time to traders to prepare themselves to comply with GST law", Confe...

Jun 20 2017

London vehicle hits pedestrians, police say 'number of casualties'

Police initially released a brief statement on the incident. The President's silence stands in stark contrast to his response to the London Bridge attack earlier this...

Jun 20 2017

Finally, Britain kicks off Brexit negotiations with EU

Five of the UK's leading business organisations are calling for the government to maintain access to the Single Market and Customs Union until a Brexit deal is reached an...

Jun 20 2017

Mueller investigating Jared Kushner's business dealings

On Thursday, Kushner's lawyer said any such scrutiny of Kushner's business would be "standard practice". The special counsel's office did not respond to a request for c...

Jun 20 2017

Kushner heading to Mideast for peace talks

Jordanian and Palestinian officials tell the Post that GCC leadership made this clear to Trump during his visit to Riyadh last month, noting that their domestic const...

Jun 20 2017

Eid Al Fitr to be observed on June 25

The same goes for Turkey and Australia. The name translates into English as the "festival of breaking of the fast". Moon sightings depend largely on the meteorological ...

Jun 20 2017

Germany: no punishment for UK, but EU exit good for no one

Brussels is also resisting British demands for immediate talks on a future free trade arrangement. Brexit Secretary David Davis will call for a "deal like no other...

Jun 20 2017

Trump lashes out at 'bad,' 'conflicted' Russia investigators

Trump had received private assurances from then-FBI Director James B. Comey starting in January that he was not personally under investigation. President Donald Trump ...

Jun 20 2017

Ohio man charged in 2 killings is charged in 3 more slayings

The suspect wanted in the killings of an OH mother and her two daughters has been charged with their murders. Vehicles sit parked Tuesday, June 13, 2017 , outside of ...

Jun 20 2017

Iran strikes at ISIS targets in Syria with missiles

The Guards website said it launched surface-to-surface medium-range missiles targeting the area. State television said the attack killed an IS commander, a Saudi nation...

Jun 20 2017

Merkel Pays Tribute To Kohl As Great German, European

Mattarella wrote to German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier saying "I have learned with deep sorrow of the passing of Helmut Kohl , a political personality of extraor...

Jun 20 2017

BRICS meeting highlights climate change, trade, terrorism

Climate change, trade and terrorism were high on the agenda Monday at a Beijing meeting of foreign affairs officials from Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Afric...

Jun 20 2017

BSEB To Award Grace Marks; Matric Results May Be Delayed Further

The Bihar board conducted Class X exams from 1 March to 8 March, 2017, and more than 15 lakh students appeared for it, according to a report on News18. Results for BSEB C...

Jun 20 2017

Number of people assumed dead in London tower block blaze to rise

Controversy is also erupting over the Grenfell Tower's exterior cladding, with two British ministers saying the cladding used in a recent renovation may have been banne...

Jun 20 2017

Driver plows into crowd outside London mosque, injuring 10

The man suspected of plowing a van into Muslims leaving late-night prayers at a London mosque has now been arrested on terror grounds, police said Monday. Chesterfiel...

Jun 20 2017

Tech CEOs to visit White House

The goal of the sessions, which take place over the course of four hours, aim to achieve three objectives: improve government technology services, some of which the offic...

Jun 20 2017

Darjeeling situation: Mamata Banerjee asks concerned parties to attend all-party meeting

Meanwhile, Rajnath Singh reviewed the security situation in West Bengal's Darjeeling by sending more troops to help restore normalcy as the state government has not...

Jun 20 2017

79 now believed to have died in London high-rise fire

The previous figure given was 58. A solemn Queen Elizabeth II marked a minute of silence Saturday for victims of the London high-rise inferno that killed at least 3...

Jun 20 2017

Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

Another 22.5 million people - half of them children - were registered as refugees previous year, the UNHCR report showed, pointing out that this is "the highest level...

Jun 20 2017

US college student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio

American college student Otto Frederick Warmbier has been released by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) after more than a year of imprisonment, U.S. Pyong...