British IS suicide bomber was Guantanamo detainee

  London, Feb 22 (IANS) An IS suicide bomber who attacked Iraqi forces in Mosul was a former Guantanamo bay detainee and was originally from Britain, the BBC...

Protecting migrants ‘a moral duty’ of all, says Pope

  Vatican City, Feb 22 (IANS/AKI) As record numbers of people flee conflict, persecution and poverty, governments, citizens and the Church have a moral obligation to safeguard migrants...

Separation of binary asteroid points to Planet Nine: Study

  London, Feb 22 (IANS) Encounter with a planet beyond Pluto -- the so-called Planet Nine -- millions of years ago might have separated and pushed a binary...

MPs to debate Trump’s UK visit

  London, Feb 20 (IANS) British MPs on Monday will debate US President Donald Trump's state visit to the UK, amid protests against the trip, a media report...

Amazon plans 5,000 new jobs in UK

  London, Feb 20 (IANS) Online retail giant Amazon has said it will create 5,000 new full-time jobs in the UK this year, the media reported on Monday. The...

Middle East, India push up global arms trade to highest levels

  London, Feb 20 (IANS) The global transfer of major weapons systems rose over the past five years to the highest volume since the end of the Cold...

Eating nuts may cut risk of colon cancer

London, Feb 7 (IANS) Consuming nuts such as hazelnuts, walnuts, almonds and pistachios may not only contribute to a healthy diet, but also slow down the growth...

Row erupts as UK Speaker opposes Trump address

  London, Feb 7 (IANS) House of Commons Speaker John Bercow has got embroiled in a controversy after insisting US President Donald Trump should not be allowed to...

Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 65 years on the throne

  London, Feb 6 (IANS) Queen Elizabeth II made history on Monday by becoming the first British monarch to reign for 65 years, the media reported. The Queen, who...

Antibiotics can boost bacterial growth: Study

  London, Jan 31 (IANS) Repeated antibiotic treatment not only can increase bacteria's resistance to drugs but also help them reproduce faster than before, warns a new study. The...

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