AHMEDABAD: Indian officials were preparing on Monday to evacuate residents and stockpile food as they braced for another “very severe cyclonic storm” due to slam into the country’s west coast and Paki
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Dozens of girls and young women are being abducted by extremists in northeast Nigeria, raising doubts about an announced cease-fire and the hoped-for release of 219 schoolgirls hel
WASHINGTON: The US Army has isolated a dozen soldiers returning from West Africa at a base in Italy, including the top general who oversaw the military’s initial response to the Ebola outbreak, even t
RIO DE JANEIRO: Brazil’s re-elected leader Dilma Rousseff on Monday faced a house divided after a bitterly fought election that ended with the narrowest presidential win since the nation’s return to d
JOHANNESBURG: South Africa launched a manhunt Monday to catch the killers of South Africa’s national football captain Senzo Meyiwa, who was shot dead during a robbery at his girlfriend’s home.
When Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper was speaking at about 9.30 a.m. Wednesday in a caucus room of Parliament, we heard a couple of shots.
SEOUL: South Korean prosecutors on Monday demanded the death penalty for the captain of a ferry that sank earlier this year, killing more than 300 people, blaming his negligence and failure to rescue
KUNDUZ, Afghanistan: Taleban militants stormed a court in northern Afghanistan on Monday and killed at least ten people including prosecutors, shooting them in their offices at close range, officials
BANNU, Pakistan: Pakistani helicopter gunships Monday attacked suspected militant hide-outs in a restive tribal area on the Afghan border and killed at least 33 people, the military said.
LUCKNOW: Officials in one of India’s most populous states were left red-faced on Monday after a video emerged showing children cleaning up a medical college in preparation for a top politician’s visit
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