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UN refugee agency 'deeply shocked' at stabbing death of 'deeply courageous' Polish mayor

New York, Jan. 15 -- The Mayor of the historic port city of Gdansk in Poland, has died in hospital after being stabbed at a televised charity event on Sunday, prompting the UN refugee agency, UNHCR, t... Read More


Ahead of street protests, UN rights chief urges Guatemalan Government to respect democratic freedoms

New York, Jan. 15 -- With demonstrations expected to take place in various Guatemalan cities on Monday and Tuesday, the UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet, is urging the Guatemalan Government to... Read More


World 'not yet on track' to ensure children a better future: UN rights chief

New York, Jan. 15 -- Some Member States have fallen short of offering a better future to children who continue to die prematurely or fall victim to poverty, trafficking and slavery, UN rights chief Mi... Read More


Pak ex-PM Sharif to remain in jail despite court relief

Islamabad, Jan. 15 -- Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday suspended the prison sentences of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz in one of the corruption cases against them.... Read More


Boko Haram launches fresh attacks on Nigerian villages: sources

Abuja, Jan. 15 -- Terror group Boko Haram has launched fresh attacks on two villages in Nigeria's troubled northeast region, according to multiple sources on Tuesday. The terrorists on Monday eveni... Read More


Trump signs bill on combating European anti-Semitism- White House

Moscow, Jan. 15 -- US President Donald Trump has signed a bill that will enhance US efforts to protect Jewish communities at home and abroad by working together with European governments. The Preside... Read More


Magnetic bomb explosion leaves one dead in Kabul city

Afghanistan, Jan. 15 -- A magnetic bomb went off in Kabul city earlier today targeting a civilian vehicle in the vicinity of the 9th police district of thecity, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) official... Read More


Software as a Service (SaaS) in Middle East, SaaS Market Growth Forecast: Ken Research

India, Jan. 15 -- Software as a service is a software licensing and delivery model in which the software is licensed on the basis of subscription and is centrally accommodated. Whereas, many times it ... Read More


Pak ex-PM Sharif to remain in jail despite court relief

ISLAMABAD, Jan. 15 -- Pakistan's Supreme Court on Monday suspended the prison sentences of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz in one of the corruption cases against them.... Read More


Shutdown comes home to White House, as fast food

India, Jan. 15 -- As they ambled into the room, members of the championship soccer team whooped at the sight of burgers piled high on a table for their celebratory reception at the White House. There ... Read More