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Much ado about nothing

A large segment of a Chinese rocket re-entered the Earth’s atmosphere and disintegrated over the Indian Ocean yesterday, the Chinese space agency said, following fevered speculation over where the 18-tonne object would come down.

Himanta Biswa Sarma to be Assam’s new CM

Himanta Biswa Sarma to be Assam’s new CM

Himanta Biswa Sarma will succeed Sarbananda Sonowal as the chief minister of Assam. At the legislature party meeting held in Guwahati yesterday,

ICC prosecutor meets with Afghans on war crimes claims

The outgoing prosecutor of the International Criminal Court met with a high-level Afghan delegation to discuss allegations of war crimes in the

China says rocket debris landed in Indian Ocean west of Maldives

China says rocket debris landed in Indian Ocean west of Maldives

Remnants of China's biggest rocket landed in the Indian Ocean on Sunday, with the bulk of its components destroyed upon re-entry into the Earth's atmosphere, according to Chinese state media, ending days of speculation over where the debris would hit.

East Jerusalem Land Disputes: Clashes wound over 200

East Jerusalem Land Disputes: Clashes wound over 200

Israel braced for more protests yesterday after clashes at Jerusalem’s flashpoint Al-Aqsa Mosque compound wounded more than 200 people and as the US, EU and regional powers urged calm after days of escalating violence.

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