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New suspect arrested in Brussels bombings case

Saturday, 11 June 2016 11:50
Brussels: A new suspect linked to bombings in Brussels on March 22 was arrested following a search in Brussels, said the Belgian federal prosecutor's office in a statement on Friday.A search, as part of the investigation into Brussels attacks, was…

German swimming pool bans 'burqini' for Muslim women

Saturday, 11 June 2016 11:24
Berlin: A style of swimwear has caused an uproar at a public pool in Germany, but the culprit is not a revealing bikini. Instead, it's the "burqini" that's been banned -- the modest swimsuit worn by some Muslim women.When the…

Man confesses to killing ex-partner

Friday, 10 June 2016 12:29
Rome: A 53-year-old man in Italy has confessed to murdering his 46-year-old former partner by smashing her skull with a heavy vase and stabbing in the chest.The man was arrested by police who tracked him down to Lake Garda, where…

2,000 migrants rescued in Mediterranean

Friday, 10 June 2016 12:34
Rome: A total of 2,000 migrants have been saved from 15 boats in the Mediterranean and two bodies were recovered, the Italian coastguard said.The migrants were rescued from a ship, from a small wooden boat and from 13 rubber dinghies,…

Italy outlaws Holocaust denial, incitement to racial hatred

Friday, 10 June 2016 12:02
Rome: Denying the World War II Nazi Holocaust is now a crime in Italy punishable with between two and six years in jail after the parliament outlawed incitement to racial hatred.The lower house of parliament on Wednesday voted the bill…

Female bartender beaten in France for serving alcohol during Ramadan

Friday, 10 June 2016 10:56
Paris: A young female bartender was reportedly beaten in France after she served alcohol during the holy Muslim month of Ramadan."I was all alone in the bar when two passersby stormed in. They pointed at the alcohol bottles at the…

Russia's Irkut rolls out MS-21 passenger jet

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 16:52
Moscow: Russian aircraft maker Irkut Corp. on Wednesday rolled out MS-21-300 airliners and said orders for the aircraft have reached 175 sets.Aeroflot, the largest Russian airline, will be the first to apply the MS-21-300 aircraft, Xinhua news agency cited it…

Cuba, EU hold talks on human rights issues

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 12:12
Havana: Cuba and the European Union (EU) held a second round of talks on human rights here in Havana, Cuba's Foreign Ministry has said.According to a release on Tuesday, the talks between two delegations, led by Stavros Lambrinidis, special envoy…

Belgium to hold International Day of Yoga on June 19

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 11:40
Brussels: A number of yoga federations, yoga teachers and yoga schools are coming together to organise the second edition of the grand Yoga session in Brussels on June 19, India's ambassador to Belgium and the EU Manjeev Singh Puri announced…

11 killed in car bomb attack in Turkey

Tuesday, 07 June 2016 14:21
Ankara: Seven police personnel and four civilians were killed with over 30 others injured on Tuesday in an attack targeting a police vehicle in Turkey's Istanbul city.A bomb-laden car was detonated as the vehicle was passing by a police station,…