NEW DELHI: Indian police arrested Kanhaiya Kumar, a student union leader, on charges of sedition on Friday, a day after a controversial event held at Jawaharlal Nehru University criticized the hanging
MUMBAI: India’s popular tourist state of Goa has ruffled a few feathers with its proposal to reclassify the national bird the peacock as vermin, making them easier to cull, reports said Friday.
NEW DELHI: India’s Supreme Court said on Friday that opposition leaders Sonia Gandhi and her son, Rahul, will have to face trial in a case involving the alleged misuse of party funds, but exempted the
New Delhi: A top state politician from India’s ruling party was gunned down Friday as he returned home from a wedding, police said.
BAMAKO: Suspected militants attacked a UN peacekeepers’ base in the restive northern Mali town of Kidal on Friday, killing several people including two UN peacekeepers and wounding others, UN sources
KIGALI: Rwanda will send Burundian refugees to other countries, the foreign minister said on Friday, after the United States said that they were being recruited from camps to fight on behalf of the Bu
BANGUI: For more than two years, even going to the cemetery to bury a loved one could get a mourner killed too.
RABAT: A Moroccan man who spent 13 years in Guantanamo Bay and then almost five months in detention after he was sent home, was released on bail on Thursday, his lawyer said.
SIMFEROPOL: Crimean Tatars, a minority Muslim group opposed to Russian annexation, on Friday condemned a new wave of repressions after Russian security forces raided homes and charged four with terror
DAR ES SALAAM: Tanzanians facing trial for the murder of a British conservationist whose helicopter was shot down have been jailed for 20 years for possessing firearms, lawyers said Friday.
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