The Indian Navy’s once majestic and imposing aircraft carrier INS Viraat – now decommissioned – started on its swansong voyage to Alang port in Gujarat, the country’s biggest graveyard for condemned ships, officials said yesterday.
Riot police in Belarus bundled hundreds of women, including a great-grandmother who has become an icon of the protest movement, yesterday into vans as opposition marchers rallied in Minsk seeking an end to President Alexander Lukashenko’s 26-year rule.
Russian opposition politician Alexei Navalny was seen walking down the stairs in a photo posted on his Instagram feed yesterday, five days after a Berlin hospital said he had been taken off a ventilator and could breathe independently.
Intermittently heavy showers brought some relief to flame-stricken western Oregon on Friday, helping firefighters to further subdue deadly blazes that have ravaged much of the state and choked its air with smoke for the better part of two weeks.
President Dr Arif Alvi has said that important bilateral issues came under discussion during his telephone conversation with his Turkmen counterpart Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
Tens of thousands of people joined the biggest protest in years in Thailand yesterday, cheering calls to curb the powers of King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s monarchy as well as for the removal of former coup leader and Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha.
Tens of thousands of people joined Thailand's biggest protest in years on Saturday, cheering calls to curb the powers of King Maha Vajiralongkorn's monarchy and for the removal of former coup leader Prayuth Chan-ocha as prime minister.