A total 12,021 farmers have committed suicide in the three-year period in the Indian state of Maharastra, Relief and Rehabilitation Minister of India Subhash Deshmukh informed the Legislative Assembly in reply of a question asked to him.
Trump decides not to attack Iran for 150 people
US military planned to attack Iran as a part of revenge since Iran has shot down the US spy drone of 1.3 billion US dollars. A number of rudder and missile batteries were targeted too. However, Trump later cancelled the plan from the apprehension that nearly 150 people could be killed.
British minister gets suspended for harassing female activist
British Conservative MP Mark Field has been suspended as a Minister of State at the Foreign Office for physically assaulting a female Greenpeace activist in the `Black Tie City Dinner` held on Thursday night in London.
Pakistan launches retirement home for third-gender people
A retirement home has been established in Lahore of Pakistan for the third-gender community of the country. The initiative also has been taken by a third-gender person.
30 killed in Indonesian lighter factory fire
A fire broke out at a gas lighter factory in Binjali district of North Sumatra province of Indonesia killing at least 30 people.
Trump talks to Saudi prince over telephone on Iran
US President Donald Trump has had a telephone conversation on Friday with Saudi Arabia`s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman about the recent Iran-issues.