16 killed, 119 injured in Kabul blast

Monday night’s attack took place in a residential area near Green Village, a large compound that houses aid agencies and international organisations. Interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said the blast was caused... Read more »

BMW X6 painted with the ‘world’s blackest black’ coating

  Photo: BMW BMW has unveiled a special edition BMW X6 that you might struggle to see. The vehicle is spray-painted with “the world’s blackest black” coating – Vantablack VBx2 – that... Read more »

Pakistan to give consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on Monday- Samaa Digital

  Pakistan will provide consular access to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav on Monday, its Foreign Office said. The consular access is being provided “in line with [the] Vienna Convention on Consular Relations,... Read more »

30 Indian students booked for waving ‘Pakistani flag’- Samaa Digital

  Thirty students were booked for waving a Pakistani flag at a college in India’s Kerala on Saturday. They were students at Silver College, Perambra and belong to the Muslim Students Front... Read more »

Palestinian Harvard freshman deported from US over friends’ Facebook posts- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP An incoming Harvard freshman was deported after being detained at a Boston airport for hours after immigration officers found social media posts of his friends that were critical of... Read more »

1.9m people left off citizenship list in India’s Assam- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP The Indian state of Assam published on Saturday a highly contentious citizens’ register that could potentially lead to several million people becoming stateless.  Almost two million people in Assam were... Read more »

‘Threat similar to World War II looms over world again’- Samaa Digital

  File photo: AFP If the world does nothing to stop the Indian assault on Kashmir and its people, there will be consequences for the whole world as two nuclear-armed states get... Read more »

Brazil’s burning ban takes effect as Amazon fires rage- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP A 60-day ban on burning in Brazil took effect Thursday after a global outcry over fires raging in the Amazon and data showing hundreds of new blazes in the... Read more »

British PM confirms parliament suspension until Oct 14- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP British Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed on Wednesday that the UK parliament has been suspended until October 14. The government has asked the Queen to suspend Parliament just days... Read more »

Toll rises to 28 in Mexico bar fire attack- Samaa Digital

  Photo: AFP Gunmen burst into a Mexican strip club in a hail of bullets and killed at least 28 people as they trapped revelers inside and started a raging fire, officials... Read more »