Unrest casts doubts on Nigeria’s ‘cease-fire’ with Boko Haram

KANO, Nigeria: A deadly bombing in northern Nigeria and new details about kidnappings at the weekend blamed on Boko Haram cast further doubt Thursday on the government’s claim that the Islamists have

New Swedish govt steps up spending

STOCKHOLM: Sweden’s new left-wing government presented Thursday its 2015 budget with the Nordic country’s largest deficit in nearly two decades as it seeks to boost employment through increased infras

Corruption ‘paralyzes’ Ukraine: Poroshenko

ODESSA, Ukraine: Corruption is “paralysing” Ukraine’s economy, President Petro Poroshenko said Thursday on a pre-election visit to the country’s most important sea port.

Malaysia charges 3 with supporting IS

KUALA LUMPUR: A Malaysian court on Thursday charged three men with supporting the Islamic State (IS) after they were arrested while attempting to leave the country to join the militants fighting in Ir

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