Indians who attacked Tanzania student arrested

BANGALORE: India police arrested five people Thursday over an enraged mob’s attack on a Tanzanian student who was beaten, her shirt ripped off and car set ablaze in the city of Bangalore.

Indian Army says no to Pakistani assistance in search for soldiers

NEW DELHI: Director General of Military Operations Lt. Gen.

‘Rs1.8bn lost due to PIA strike’

KARACHI: The national flag carrier has incurred an estimated loss amounting to Rs1.8 billion since last week, as angry employees protested against the government’s proposed plan to privatise Pakistan

South Sudan bill limits foreign aid workers amid humanitarian crisis

JUBA: South Sudan lawmakers have passed a controversial bill restricting numbers of foreign aid workers, sparking fears it will hinder efforts to help millions in need in the war-torn young nation.

Congo, UN troops fire in air to stop clash between machete-armed villagers

KINSHASA: Villagers from two major ethnic groups in the east of the Democratic Republic of Congo clashed with machetes and batons before dispersing when army troops and UN peacekeepers intervened and

Five foreigners being held for ransom by Nigerian militants

LAGOS: Niger Delta militants are holding five foreigners ransom after hijacking a chemical tanker off the coast of Nigeria, a risk consultancy firm reported Thursday.

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