South Korean rescue team boats and fishing boats try to rescue passengers of a ferry sinking off South Korea's southern coast, in the water off the southern coast near Jindo, south of Seoul, on Wednesday. (AP)
Coast guard members searching for passengers near a South Korean ferry (C) that capsized on its way to Jeju island from Incheon on Wednesday. (AFP)
MIRANSHAH: The Pakistani Taleban Wednesday said they would not extend a cease-fire called to help negotiations with the government but said they were still committed to the peace talks process.
JINDO, South Korea: South Korean rescuers and dive teams worked frantically under floodlights as fears rose for nearly 300 people missing after a ferry sank Wednesday with 462 on board, mostly high
PERTH, Australia: The hunt for a missing Malaysian plane suffered another setback Wednesday when a second seabed search by a mini-submarine was cut short due to “technical” troubles after the firs
MUMBAI: More than 50 Bollywood filmmakers, actors and writers on Wednesday urged Indians not to vote for the party of Hindu nationalist hard-liner Narendra Modi in the ongoing general election.
ABUJA, Nigeria: Suspected militants have struck for a fourth time in three days in Nigeria, killing 20 people including a traditional ruler in attacks in the northeast, local government and security o
NEW YORK: Muslim groups and civil liberties advocates applauded the decision by New York Police Department officials to disband a controversial unit that tracked the daily lives of Muslims as part of
LONDON: British lawmakers said military commanders had been complacent in a deadly 2012 Taleban attack on their base in Afghanistan, in which two US marines were killed.
ATHENS: Two suspected members of Greek neo-Nazi party Golden Dawn were sentenced Tuesday to life in prison over the fatal stabbing of a Pakistani immigrant last year, a judicial source said.
OTTAWA/CALGARY: Five students died overnight in a stabbing rampage at a house party marking the end of university classes in the Canadian city of Calgary, authorities said Tuesday.
NEW YORK: An Egyptian preacher’s statements that “everybody was happy” when the World Trade Center was hit by airplanes can be heard by a jury sitting just blocks from the site of the Sept.
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