Search operation underway for 2nd day in Nepal's Karnali river
Kathmandu [Nepal], Jun 19 (ANI): A search operation for a jeep that plunged into the Karnali River in Humla district here a day before, entered its second day on Wednesday
US Army recovers finger prints from Japanese oil tanker attacked in Oman
Dubai [UAE], Jun 19 (ANI): The US Navy on Wednesday said it has collected biometric information including fingerprints from the body of one of two oil tankers that were attacked in the Gulf of Oman last week.
4 suspects face murder charges in MH17 plane crash

AMSTERDAM: Dutch prosecutors on Wednesday said that four people are likely to be charged with murder and causing the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 five years ago, with the trial due to start next March in the Netherlands.

Imran Khan trolled for confusing Rabindranath Tagore's quote with Khalil Jibran's
Islamabad [Pakistan], Jun 19 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday was rigorously trolled by the Twitterati after he posted a quote by Rabindranath Tagore on his official Twitter account, but attributed it to one of Lebanese writer and poet Khalil Jibran.
Massive protest in Kathmandu against controversial Guthi Bill
Kathmandu [Nepal], June 19 (ANI): Thousands of protestors took to streets here on Wednesday demanding the government to scrap the controversial "Guthi Bill" which, they said, is against the cultural heritage of the Himalayan nation.
UN investigation blames Saudi Arabia for 'extrajudicial killing' of Jamal Khashoggi
Washington D.C. [USA], June 19 (ANI): An independent investigation led by a United Nations special rapporteur has held Saudi Arabia responsible for journalist Jamal Khashoggi's "extrajudicial killing" under the international law.
The least Iran could do was partially withdraw from 2015 nuke deal: Rouhani on US sanctions
Tehran [Iran], Jun 19 (ANI): Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Wednesday said that Tehran's partial withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA) was a 'minimum' measure the country could take in retaliation to Washington's withdrawal from the nuclear deal and subsequent sanctions imposed on the Islamic Republic.
Iraq: Rocket hits site housing several global oil companies in Basra, 2 injured

Basra [Iraq]: In the latest attack on oil infrastructure in the Middle East, a rocket struck at the site housing headquarters of several global oil companies in Iraq's southern city of Basra on Wednesday morning.

Police seeks fourth person involved in Toronto shooting
Toronto [Canada], Jun 19 (ANI): Police are looking for the fourth person involved in the shooting incident during a celebratory parade held in downtown Toronto that injured four people and sent thousands of others fleeing, authorities said on Tuesday.
India extends $15 mn assistance to Niger for holding AU summit
New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): India has extended USD 15 million assistance to Niger for organising the African Union (AU) summit scheduled to be held in Niamey early next month.
IAG to buy 200 Boeing 737 MAX jets
London [UK], June 19 (ANI): International Airlines Group (IAG) has announced to buy 200 737 MAX passenger jets, three months after Boeing grounded the troubled aircraft worldwide following deadly crashes involving its make in Indonesia and Ethiopia.
Angela Merkel sparks health concerns as she trembles during ceremony
Berlin [Germany], Jun 19 (ANI): German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised health concerns after she was seen visibly shaking during a ceremony in Berlin to welcome new Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Tuesday.
2.2 billion people lack access to safe drinking water globally: UN
New York [US], June 19 (ANI): Some 2.2 billion people around the world do not have access to safely managed drinking water services, while 4.2 billion people lack access to safely managed sanitation services, according to a new report by the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Gunmen kill 38 in attack on two villages in central Mali
Bamako [Mali], Jun 19 (ANI): At least 38 people were killed and several others sustained injuries in an attack carried out by unidentified gunmen in Gangafani and Yoro villages in central Mali, authorities said on Tuesday.
Trump revives focus on Hillary Clinton email controversy at 2020 campaign announcement Trump announces 2020 Presidential campaign in Orlando Canada: Trudeau cabinet approves controversial Trans Mountain project Xi, Trump hold talks amidst trade dispute Tsunami advisories lifted after 6.7 magnitude earthquake jolts Japan Shanahan to leave Pentagon, Mark Esper to take over: Trump Pak: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa govt presents Rs 900 billion budget for 2019-20 CPEC to turn PoK into Pak's 'economic engine,' claims former diplomat Pak PM lauds ISI's role in protecting country from internal, external challenges Pak PM directs cabinet to implement austerity measures Pakistani lawyers protest case against top judge Pakistani Press Freedom India-Nepal cross border pipeline work completed, ready for operation Trump asks NYT to disclose sources that US is ramping up cyber attacks on Russia Pakistan: 5 killed in armed clash at hospital in Nankana Sahib district New Zealand man sentenced to 21 months in prison for redistributing Christchurch massacre video Amid tensions with Iran, US to deploy 1000 additional troops to Middle East Hong Kong protests marked by demonstrators' coordinated efforts to outwit govt surveillance Nepal: 9 killed after jeep skids off road in Bajhang district 11 killed in China earthquake Canada: 4 injured in shooting incident during celebratory parade at Toronto India will overtake China as world's most populous country in just 8 years: UN report Fashion icon and artist Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95 World leaders condole Morsi's death Nigeria: 30 killed in triple suicide blasts in Borno Saudi Arabia shuts down first-ever nightclub, investigation underway Iran to breach uranium stockpile limit in 10 days: AEOI spokesperson Pak blogger Muhammad Bilal Khan hacked to death 10 dead in Paraguay prison riot Hong Kong: Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong released from jail
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