Handicrafts bind India, Nepal: Manjeev Singh

Indian Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri inaugurated India Pavilion at 16th Handicraft Trade Fair in Kathmandu on Thursday. Mr. Puri said handicrafts bind India and Nepal. He said handicraft sec...

Israel: Defence Minister resigns over Gaza ceasefire

Israeli Defence Minister Avigdor Lieberman announced his resignation on Wednesday and called for early elections after a sharp disagreement over a Gaza ceasefire deal.  He also said his party was qui...

Coalition air strikes killed 28 in eastern Syria

In Syria, air strikes by the US-led coalition have killed 28 people in an eastern holdout of the Islamic State group on the Iraqi border.    The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights moni...

17th AEC Council Meeting held in Singapore

The 17th ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) Council Meeting was held in Singapore yesterday as part of the 33rd ASEAN Summit and Related Summit Meetings.  Apart from taking stock of regional economic int...