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Thousands across USA protest NYC chokehold death Thousands across USA protest NYC chokehold death

NEW YORK: Protesters across the nation swarmed city streets on Thursday to voice outrage and their demands…


Philippines braces for Typhoon Hagupit Philippines braces for Typhoon Hagupit

MANILA: The Philippines, still scarred by last year's devastating Super Typhoon Haiyan, braced itself…


Unarmed black man shot down in US again, igniting outcry Unarmed black man shot down in US again, igniting outcry

PHOENIX: The deadly shooting of a black, unarmed drug suspect by a white Phoenix police officer who…


West behind falling ruble and oil prices: Russian spy chief West behind falling ruble and oil prices: Russian spy chief

MOSCOW: Washington and its allies are pursuing a regime change policy towards Russia, deliberately introducing…


60 patients lose vision after operation at eye camp in Punjab 60 patients lose vision after operation at eye camp in Punjab

AMRITSAR: At least 60 persons have lost their eyesight after an operation at an eye camp organised by…


Kenya arrests 77 Chinese nationals Kenya arrests 77 Chinese nationals

Kenyan police have arrested 77 Chinese nationals and are consulting experts to see if they used advanced…


Modi Regains Top Position in \'Time Person of the Year\' Poll Modi Regains Top Position in \'Time Person of the Year\' Poll

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has regained his top position in the 'Time Person of the Year'…


Withdrawing from Ukraine Russia can rebuild trust: John Kerry Withdrawing from Ukraine Russia can rebuild trust: John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday Russia had pitched itself into isolation through its…


Drones, Cyber Attacks pose threat to Plane safety Drones, Cyber Attacks pose threat to Plane safety

Cyber attacks and commercial drones pose a gradual risk of commercial plane crashes, a major insurer…


Tory MP Mark Pritchard arrested

Tory MP Mark Pritchard arrested

Conservative MP Mark Pritchard has been arrested following an alleged incident in central London, reports…


Mamata nod for LBA Mamata nod for LBA

  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has said her state government would agree to the exchange…


Alastair Cook banned for slow over-rate Alastair Cook banned for slow over-rate

    England captain Alastair Cook has been banned for the fourth one-day international against…


China to stop harvesting executed prisoners’ organs

China to stop harvesting executed prisoners’ organs

China has promised to stop harvesting organs from executed prisoners by 1 January, state media report.…


Lebanon ‘holding IS leader’s daughter and ex-wife’

Lebanon ‘holding IS leader’s daughter and ex-wife’

DNA tests confirm Lebanon is holding the young daughter of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi,…


School bus crash kills five children in India School bus crash kills five children in India

Five children were killed on Thursday when a school bus collided with a moving train at an unmanned…


Nasa\'s Orion \'Mars ship\' set for test flight
Nasa\'s Orion \'Mars ship\' set for test flight

A US space capsule that could help get humans to Mars is due to make its maiden flight later. Orion…


Chechen police killed by militants in Grozny Chechen police killed by militants in Grozny

GROZNY: Militants have killed at least three traffic police officers in the Chechen capital, Grozny,…


IS setting up Libya training camps, US says IS setting up Libya training camps, US says

WASHINGTON: Islamic State militants have set up training camps in eastern Libya, the head of the US…


Eric Garner: No charges in NY chokehold case
Eric Garner: No charges in NY chokehold case

A grand jury has decided not to charge a white New York City police officer over the death of Eric Garner,…


Pakistan preacher Junaid Jamshed denies blasphemy Pakistan preacher Junaid Jamshed denies blasphemy

Junaid Jamshed issued a video apology, saying his remarks were made out of "ignorance" Police…


UNESCO wants ban on Iraq, Syria art trafficking UNESCO wants ban on Iraq, Syria art trafficking

  The head of UNESCO says she's calling on the U.N. Security Council to adopt a ban on the…


Belgium works to recognize Palestinian state Belgium works to recognize Palestinian state

Belgian legislators from the ruling coalition are working on a non-binding resolution to recognize a…


Kashmir encounter: 2 officers, 6 suspected rebels killed Kashmir encounter: 2 officers, 6 suspected rebels killed

Six suspected rebels and two army officers were killed in two encounters near the heavily militarized…


An Unprecedented Move by Chief Justice of India An Unprecedented Move by Chief Justice of India

In an unprecedented move, the Chief Justice of India has set up a special bench of two judges to hear…


Hong Kong\'s Occupy Central founders surrender to police Hong Kong\'s Occupy Central founders surrender to police

The three founders of Hong Kong's Occupy Central movement have turned themselves in to police over…


Car bomb targets UN convoy at Somalia Car bomb targets UN convoy at Somalia

  At least four people have been killed in a car bomb blast next to a UN convoy in Somalia's…


NCP chief Sharad Pawar injured, rushed to Mumbai hospital NCP chief Sharad Pawar injured, rushed to Mumbai hospital

NCP chief Sharad Pawar was airlifted from Delhi to Mumbai in an air ambulance on Wednesday after he…


Shot by Naxals, He Walked 9 km With a Bullet in His Thigh Shot by Naxals, He Walked 9 km With a Bullet in His Thigh

Raipur:  When Naxals struck in a deadly attack in Chhattisgarh on Monday, Chandan Kumar, 24, was…


Egypt sentences 185 to death over attack Egypt sentences 185 to death over attack

An Egyptian criminal court has sentenced at least 185 people to death pending an appeal process and…


Fight against Islamic State \'may take years\' - Kerry Fight against Islamic State \'may take years\' - Kerry

The international coalition's fight against the Islamic State (IS) may take years, US Secretary…


4 killed in suicide attack in Somali capital
4 killed in suicide attack in Somali capital

At least four people were killed on Wednesday when a suicide bomber in the Somali capital Mogadishu…


Occupy Central urges Hong Kong protesters to retreat
Occupy Central urges Hong Kong protesters to retreat

The co-founders of the Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong have repeated their call for protesters…


Iran bombs Islamic State targets in Iraq: Pentagon Iran bombs Islamic State targets in Iraq: Pentagon

Iran has conducted air strikes against Islamic State (IS) targets in eastern Iraq during recent days,…


Israel coalition crisis set to trigger early election Israel coalition crisis set to trigger early election

There is intense speculation in Israel that the country is heading for an early general election, a…


UN climate talks begin as global temperatures break records UN climate talks begin as global temperatures break records

A key UN climate meeting in Peru has opened with negotiators attempting to advance a new global agreement.…


Iraq PM sacks officials over \'ghost soldiers\' Iraq PM sacks officials over \'ghost soldiers\'

  Haider al-Abadi "retires" at least 24 senior officials after government finds 50,000…


US attorney general calls for end to racial profiling

US attorney general calls for end to racial profiling

US Attorney General Eric Holder has announced plans to “help end racial profiling once and for…


Lebanon detains IS leader Baghdadi\'s wife Lebanon detains IS leader Baghdadi\'s wife

BEIRUT: Lebanese security forces have detained a wife and son of Islamic State (IS) leader Abu Bakr…


Gunmen kill 36 Kenya quarry workers near Mandera Gunmen kill 36 Kenya quarry workers near Mandera

Gunmen have killed some 36 quarry workers near the north Kenyan town of Mandera, quoting from police…

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