MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan on Tuesday found himself in the center of a political storm over his remarks on intolerance, with the BJP sharply criticizing him and the Congress stoutly def
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama said on Tuesday the United States and France will stand united to fight Daesh following the Nov.
PARIS: France’s leading Muslim body called Tuesday for imams to require a permit to preach in a bid to root out extremists, and for a new religious body to fight back against jihadist propaganda.
VATICAN CITY: Five people, including two Italian reporters, went on trial in the Vatican on Tuesday, to outrage from rights’ groups, on charges arising from publication of books in which the Holy See
PARIS: A “binding” climate agreement with assurances of cash for developing nations will be the measure of success for a UN summit starting in Paris next week, French President Francois Hollande said
ROUBAIX, France: Armed men have taken hostages after gun shots were fired in the northern French town of Roubaix, a police source said.
TOKYO: A Japanese rocket lifted off Tuesday and successfully put the national space program’s first commercial satellite into orbit, officials said, as Tokyo tries to enter a business dominated by Eur
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will execute a disabled man as activists said it was nearing its 300th hanging in under a year, and Amnesty International slammed Islamabad for “shamefully sealing its place among
DHAKA: Bangladesh authorities insisted Tuesday an almost week-long ban on Facebook and mobile messaging services would remain until security in the tense country improved.
NEW DELHI: Diplomats have quietly launched a new push to induct India into a club of nuclear trading nations, but rather than increasing stability in South Asia, the move could escalate strains with r
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