MANILA: Philippine troops, backed by artillery fire and assault helicopters, battled about 300 Abu Sayyaf rebels in fighting Wednesday that left two soldiers and five militants dead in the country’s r
PARIS: Three Al-Jazeera TV journalists have been arrested in Paris after flying a drone from a park on the edge of the city, a judicial source said.
Srinagar, India: Hundreds of protesters clashed with police in Indian Kashmir on Wednesday after government forces killed a suspected rebel in a gun battle, police said.
Kabul: Avalanches triggered by heavy snowfalls have killed at least 28 people in Afghanistan and the death toll is expected to rise, officials said on Wednesday.
Dhaka: The death toll in a ferry tragedy in central Bangladesh hit 78 on Wednesday, after rescuers recovered more bodies floating kilometers downstream from the site of Sunday’s accident, officials sa
KOLKATA: The archbishop of Kolkata has condemned claims by a prominent Hindu group that Mother Teresa’s work was motivated by a desire to convert Indians to Christianity.
KIEV, Ukraine: Ukraine’s military says rebel violations of a cease-fire in the country’s east are persisting, but have fallen off in recent days.
Paris: Unidentified drones flew over Paris for a second night in a row, police said Wednesday in the latest mystery appearance of unmanned aircraft over the French capital at a time of high security.<
The United Nations is failing in its duty to solve the continuing wars and conflicts ravaging the Middle East region, according to the Kingdom’s representative at the world body.
PARIS: At least five drones flew over the Eiffel Tower, the US Embassy and other Paris landmarks overnight, authorities said Tuesday.
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