ABUJA, Nigeria: President Goodluck Jonathan is meeting with many parents of the 219 kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls and some classmates who managed to escape from Islamic extremists.
LONDON: Schools in Birmingham were exposed to a “sustained and coordinated” effort to impose a hard-line Muslim agenda on pupils, a government investigation led by London’s former counter-terrorism ch
PATNA, India: Villagers in a rural part of eastern India have beaten to death a woman whom they accused of being a witch, police said Tuesday.
JAKARTA, Indonesia: Jakarta governor Joko Widodo, who won the hearts of Indonesians with his common man image, won Indonesia’s presidential election with 53 percent of the vote, final results from the
DONETSK, Ukraine: Fighting flared in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk on Monday as investigators began to inspect the bodies of victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 last week.<
DEARBORN, Michigan: US agents have arrested a man who the Irish government says is a suspect in the abduction, torture and killing of two Irish soldiers serving as United Nations peacekeepers in Leban
SLINGER, Wisconsin: A Canadian National Railway Co.
GIGLIO, Italy: The massive hulk of the Costa Concordia is nearly ready to be towed away from the Italian island where it struck a rock and capsized two-and-a-half years ago, killing 32 people, officia
ROME: Italy’s navy said it rescued nearly 1,800 migrants in overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean over the weekend, and a merchant ship recovered five bodies from a sinking rubber raft off the coast
KHARTOUM: Rebels in Sudan’s Darfur on Monday denied killing 13 civilians, calling government claims of their involvement a fabrication.
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