WASHINGTON: A police officer shot and killed a 19-year-old black youth who allegedly assaulted him in Madison, Wisconsin, the city’s police chief said Saturday.
RIGA: EU foreign ministers showed little appetite on Saturday for stepping up pressure on Russia over Ukraine, preferring to give a fragile cease-fire a chance before deciding whether to apply more sa
KUALA LUMPUR: If the massive undersea search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 turns up nothing by the end of May, the three countries leading the effort will go “back to the drawing board,” Malaysia’s
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s main Tamil party Saturday asked neighboring India to stop poaching in local waters, saying it was affecting fishermen struggling to rebuild their lives after decades of ethnic war
PARIS: US Secretary of State John Kerry denounced on Saturday a “horrific and cowardly” attack on a nightclub in the Mali capital Bamako that left at least five people dead.
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Three bombings rocked separate targets in northeast Nigeria’s largest city of Maiduguri on Saturday, killing at least 50 people, witnesses and a local official told AFP, in violenc
NEW YORK: George Clooney’s wife is joining the faculty of Columbia University as a visiting lecturer.Columbia announced lawyer Amal Clooney will lecture on human rights this spring.
SULTAN KUDARAT, Philippines: Hundreds of Muslim fighters lined up in the Philippines on Saturday to register as voters, keeping faith with a 2014 peace pact that was thrown into doubt after 44 policem
GUWAHATI, India: The government of northeastern India’s Nagaland state has suspended three officials and deployed paramilitary soldiers after a mob stormed a high-security jail, dragged away a man acc
GUWAHATI: A mob of several thousand people broke into a high-security prison in India, dragged out a rape suspect and killed him, officials said on Friday, adding that police had to impose a curfew to
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