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Japan negotiating to free from Islamic State captives
Japan negotiating to free from Islamic State captives

TOKYO –  Japan was scrambling Thursday to try to gain the release of two hostages held by…


Modi starts ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign to change people mindset

Modi starts ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ campaign to change people mindset

Bhiwani: Amid huge fanfare, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched ‘Beti Bachao Beti…


Saudi Arabia King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz dies, new ruler is Salman

Saudi Arabia King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz dies, new ruler is Salman

Riyadh: Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah died early on Friday and his brother Salman became king,…


16 killed in Mexico bus crash

16 killed in Mexico bus crash

Mexico City: At least 16 people were killed Thursday when a bus overturned and caught fire in northwestern…


Syria regime barrel bombs kill 13 in Homs Syria regime barrel bombs kill 13 in Homs

Thirteen people were killed in Syrian government raids using barrel bombs dropped by helicopter on a…


US should deploy troops to Baltics to deter Russia: Expert US should deploy troops to Baltics to deter Russia: Expert

The United States and its allies should deploy troops to Baltic states to deter Russia from staging…


Fresh Iran-US nuclear talks this week in Switzerland Fresh Iran-US nuclear talks this week in Switzerland

Diplomats from Iran and the US are to meet again in Switzerland this week as the pace intensifies for…


23 killed in Somalia clan violence 23 killed in Somalia clan violence

At least 23 people been killed in Somalia in clan-related violence caused by a land dispute, officials…


New Scottish powers plan published New Scottish powers plan published

The UK government has published plans for new Scottish Parliament powers, but SNP ministers said they…


Congo clashes over cut internet Congo clashes over cut internet

Clashes have erupted in Goma in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo because the internet has been cut…


Ukraine crisis: Army retreats at Donetsk airport Ukraine crisis: Army retreats at Donetsk airport

Ukraine's defence ministry says its troops have withdrawn from the main terminal of Donetsk airport,…


Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Police questioning some journalists Sunanda Pushkar murder case: Police questioning some journalists

Delhi Police on Thursday started questioning some journalists to whom Sunanda Pushkar had spoken hours…


Islamic State conflict: London hosts coalition talks Islamic State conflict: London hosts coalition talks

LONDON: Senior officials from 21 countries are gathering in London to discuss efforts to tackle the…


UN condemns Myanmar monk Wirathu\'s \'sexist\' comments UN condemns Myanmar monk Wirathu\'s \'sexist\' comments

YANGON: The UN human rights chief has called on Myanmar to condemn a Buddhist nationalist monk for calling…


China media: Papers hail sackings over Shanghai deaths China media: Papers hail sackings over Shanghai deaths

Chinese state media applaud the sacking of four district officials over the New Year's Eve stampede…


Ukraine crisis: Donetsk bus stop \'shelling kills 13\' Ukraine crisis: Donetsk bus stop \'shelling kills 13\'

At least 13 people have been killed by shelling at a bus stop in the rebel-held city of Donetsk in eastern…


Pakistan reportedly bans Hafiz Saeed\'s JuD. Will that change anything? Pakistan reportedly bans Hafiz Saeed\'s JuD. Will that change anything?

Islamabad:  Days ahead of US President Barack Obama's arrival in India, Pakistan has banned…


Hindu widow saved 10 Muslims in Bihar riots

Hindu widow saved 10 Muslims in Bihar riots

AZIZPUR (Bihar): A Hindu woman who saved lives of 10 Muslims in this village in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur…


Obama to join Modi on radio phone-in during India trip Obama to join Modi on radio phone-in during India trip

NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama will co-host Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's regular…


India to share evidence on black money with Switzerland: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Davos India to share evidence on black money with Switzerland: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Davos

Davos:  With Switzerland refusing to share information based on stolen data, India will provide…


Germany Pegida: Protest leader quits amid Hitler row

Germany Pegida: Protest leader quits amid Hitler row

The head of Germany’s “anti-Islamisation” movement Pegida has quit after disparaging…


Michelle Obama accompanying Obama to India

Michelle Obama accompanying Obama to India

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama will have a little extra company with him when he arrives in India…


Shanghai stampede: Victims’ families compensated

Shanghai stampede: Victims’ families compensated

The families of 36 people who died in a New Year’s Eve stampede in Shanghai will receive 800,000…


Advocates pressure US congress to let small drones fly Advocates pressure US congress to let small drones fly

Washington:  Letting small drones fly for profit in US airspace would give a big lift to the development…


2 Turkish police jailed for 10 years over protester\'s killing
2 Turkish police jailed for 10 years over protester\'s killing

Kayseri, Turkey:  Two Turkish police were jailed Wednesday for at least 10 years for beating to…


Iraq War report: Publication \'far better\' for me says Blair Iraq War report: Publication \'far better\' for me says Blair

Tony Blair has rejected suggestions he is behind the delay to the Iraq Inquiry report, saying it would…


Sri Lanka rehabilitates ex-army chief Sarath Fonseka Sri Lanka rehabilitates ex-army chief Sarath Fonseka

The new Sri Lankan government has removed punishments imposed on controversial war-time army chief Sarath…


Russia has 9,000 troops in Ukraine - President Poroshenko Russia has 9,000 troops in Ukraine - President Poroshenko

Russia has more than 9,000 soldiers and 500 tanks, heavy artillery and armoured personnel carriers in…


US ‘wants to dominate the world’: Russia US ‘wants to dominate the world’: Russia

Russia on Wednesday responded disparagingly to president Barack Obama’s annual State of the Union…


Paris attacks: France boosts anti-terror strategy Paris attacks: France boosts anti-terror strategy

France is to create 2,680 new jobs and boost spending by €425m (£325m; $490m) to bolster…


Shanghai stampede: China punishes officials Shanghai stampede: China punishes officials

Four district officials have been sacked over a stampede on New Year's Eve in the Chinese city of…


Speaker Sindh Assembly accepts resignation of 4 PTI members Speaker Sindh Assembly accepts resignation of 4 PTI members

KARACHI: Speaker Sindh Assembly Agha Siraj Durrani on Wednesday morning accepted the resignations of…


Israel bus attack: Tel Aviv passengers stabbed Israel bus attack: Tel Aviv passengers stabbed

Israeli police say they have shot a Palestinian man from the West Bank who stabbed at least 10 people…


43 civilians killed in Syria airstrike 43 civilians killed in Syria airstrike

Beirut: At least 43 people were killed in an airstrike by the Syrian army on the outskirts of the northeastern…


43 civilians killed in Syria airstrike 43 civilians killed in Syria airstrike

Beirut: At least 43 people were killed in an airstrike by the Syrian army on the outskirts of the northeastern…


Thousands from Central Asia joining \'Islamic State\': Report Thousands from Central Asia joining \'Islamic State\': Report

At least 2,000 Central Asians are believed to have joined "Islamic State," a new report found. Marked…


Thousands from Central Asia joining \'Islamic State\': Report Thousands from Central Asia joining \'Islamic State\': Report

At least 2,000 Central Asians are believed to have joined "Islamic State," a new report found. Marked…


Four charged in Paris kosher market shooting Four charged in Paris kosher market shooting

French police have charged four suspects believed to have ties to the man who shot a policewoman and…


Four charged in Paris kosher market shooting Four charged in Paris kosher market shooting

French police have charged four suspects believed to have ties to the man who shot a policewoman and…

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