Mullah Omar's family declares support for new Taliban leader Mullah Omar's family declares support for new Taliban leader

KABUL: Taliban insurgents say that the family of late Taliban leader Mullah Mohammad Omar has announced…


This fisherman waits at famous Mumbai suicide point to save people who try to drown themselves This fisherman waits at famous Mumbai suicide point to save people who try to drown themselves

Rajaram Joshi clearly remembers the first time he saved a person from drowning — he was 12, and…


Indian hospitals warned not to turn away dengue patients Indian hospitals warned not to turn away dengue patients

New Delhi:  Government officials threatened Wednesday to cancel the licenses of private hospitals…


Five police killed by Kurdish militants in Turkey's southeast Five police killed by Kurdish militants in Turkey's southeast

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey: Five Turkish police officers were killed in two bomb attacks by Kurdish militants…


BJP focuses on women, youth and backward castes in first list of 43 candidates BJP focuses on women, youth and backward castes in first list of 43 candidates

    New Delhi: BJP on Tuesday night released the first list of 43 candidates for the high-stakes…


Oklahoma inmate set to die for 1997 killing Oklahoma inmate set to die for 1997 killing

Oklahoma City: Attorneys for an Oklahoma death row inmate are making a last-minute effort to spare their…


Narendra Modi will meet Apple CEO Tim Cook in San Francisco during his US Narendra Modi will meet Apple CEO Tim Cook in San Francisco during his US

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's US visit later this month may well be his meeting with Apple…


New Australian prime minister flags more women in Cabinet New Australian prime minister flags more women in Cabinet

Canberra: Australia's new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has flagged that more women will be included…


Malays march in support of Malaysian government


Malays march in support of Malaysian government

KUALA LUMPUR: Thousands of ruling-party supporters marched through Malaysia's capital Wednesday…


Journalists from 4 countries to get Press Freedom Awards Journalists from 4 countries to get Press Freedom Awards

New York: International journalists who have endured death threats, physical attacks and imprisonment…


US warns against 'provocation' after N. Korea confirms reactor restart


US warns against 'provocation' after N. Korea confirms reactor restart

SEOUL:  The United States Tuesday urged North Korea to refrain from "irresponsible provocation"…


Egypt sentences 8 alleged Islamists to death for killings Egypt sentences 8 alleged Islamists to death for killings

Cairo:  Egypt's state-run news agency says a court has sentenced eight alleged Muslim Brotherhood…


Delhi battles dengue fever surge Delhi battles dengue fever surge

The Indian capital, Delhi, is in the grip of the worst outbreak of dengue fever in five years, officials…


Suicide attack in northeastern Syrian city kills 7 Suicide attack in northeastern Syrian city kills 7

A car bomb exploded Tuesday in the northeastern Syrian city of Hassakeh, killing seven people, a day…


North Korea to launch satellites to mark party anniversary North Korea to launch satellites to mark party anniversary

Seoul:  North Korea said Monday it is ready to launch multiple satellites aboard long-range rockets…


Crashed crane came from Germany, not China Crashed crane came from Germany, not China

JEDDAH: The ill-fated crane that crashed in the Grand Mosque in Makkah on Friday claiming 111 lives…


Iran says UN nuclear chief to visit this week Iran says UN nuclear chief to visit this week

TEHRAN: The head of the UN nuclear watchdog is to visit Tehran this week as a December deadline looms…


Hungary to deploy army to stop migrants at border Hungary to deploy army to stop migrants at border

Budapest:  Hungary on Tuesday declared a state of emergency in two of its southeastern counties…


Afghan educator of uprooted girls wins UN refugee award Afghan educator of uprooted girls wins UN refugee award

GENEVA, Sept 15, 2015: Aqeela Asifi, who has dedicated her life to bringing education to Afghan refugee…


North Korea confirms restart of plutonium reactor North Korea confirms restart of plutonium reactor

Seoul:  North Korea confirmed Tuesday that the nuclear reactor seen as the country's main source…


Russia building airstrip in Syria's Latakia, report says Russia building airstrip in Syria's Latakia, report says

BEIRUT: Russia is building an airstrip in the Syrian regime's stronghold Latakia province, and has…


Topless Femen protesters 'kicked during scuffles' at Muslim conference about women Topless Femen protesters 'kicked during scuffles' at Muslim conference about women

Two topless feminist protesters from Femen have stormed the stage of a conference discussing women in…


Australia to swear in new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Australia to swear in new Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull

Canberra:  Multi-millionaire former banker Malcolm Turnbull was to be sworn in as Prime Minister…


European Union fails to reach migrant deal as countries impose border checks European Union fails to reach migrant deal as countries impose border checks

Rszke, Hungary:  EU ministers failed to reach agreement Monday on a quota plan to share the burden…


Wildfires wreak havoc across Northern California, killing 1 Wildfires wreak havoc across Northern California, killing 1

Calistoga, United States:  Winds whipped new life Monday into northern California wildfires that…


Anti-immigrant discourse is Anti-immigrant discourse is "un-American": Obama

DES MOINES, United States, Sept 15, 2015: President Barack Obama called anti-immigrant sentiment in…


Professor shot dead in Mississippi Professor shot dead in Mississippi

A gunman has shot and killed a professor on the campus of Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi.…


Nepal lawmakers vote against becoming Hindu state Nepal lawmakers vote against becoming Hindu state

KATHMANDU: Nepal’s lawmakers on Monday voted against an amendment proposal in a draft of the country’s…


Bangkok blast suspects arrested in Malaysia Bangkok blast suspects arrested in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia has arrested three suspects in connection with the investigation into a bomb…


No cut in pilgrim quota from next Haj No cut in pilgrim quota from next Haj

?JEDDAH: Saudi Haj Minister Bandar Hajjar said that this Haj season will witness the last reduction…


Mullah Omar died of natural causes Mullah Omar died of natural causes

ISLAMABAD: The Afghan Taliban's founder Mullah Omar died of natural causes in his home country,…


Australia PM Tony Abbott ousted by rival Australia PM Tony Abbott ousted by rival

CANBERRA: Australia is to have a new prime minister after Tony Abbott was ousted as leader of the centre-right…


Syrian media: 20 killed in car bomb explosion in northeast Syrian media: 20 killed in car bomb explosion in northeast

Damascus:  Syria's state media are reporting that a car bomb explosion killed at least 20 people,…


Israel PM to hold 'emergency meeting' on Palestinian attacks Israel PM to hold 'emergency meeting' on Palestinian attacks

Jerusalem:  Israel's prime minister will convene an "emergency meeting" over recent…


German border checks add urgency to EU refugee debate German border checks add urgency to EU refugee debate

Brussels:  Germany announced Monday it expects to handle one million people fleeing their homelands…


Charlie Hebdo mocks Aylan Kurdi’s death Charlie Hebdo mocks Aylan Kurdi’s death

RABAT: While newspapers across the world have paid tribute to Aylan Kurdi, the Syrian toddler who became…


Gunmen kill military police officer in central Mali Gunmen kill military police officer in central Mali

Mali's government says a military police officer was shot dead in an was shot dead post in the center…


Iran's President Rouhani sends message for Jewish new year Iran's President Rouhani sends message for Jewish new year

Tehran:  Iran's President Hassan Rouhani sent greetings to the Jewish people on the occasion…


5 Saudi soldiers killed while helicopter crash kills pilot 5 Saudi soldiers killed while helicopter crash kills pilot

Riyadh: Saudi military officials say five Saudi soldiers have been killed by fire from across its border…

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