BEIJING: Restaurant operator KFC said it filed a lawsuit against three companies in China whose social media accounts spread false claims about its food, including that its chickens have eight legs.
TOKYO: The corpse of a woman that had been stuffed in a suitcase and left in a locker at one of the world’s busiest train stations went undiscovered for a month, Japanese police said Monday.
TOKYO: A solar-powered plane attempting to circle the globe without a drop of fuel made an unscheduled landing late Monday in Japan to wait out bad weather.
RAWALPINDI: Pakistan’s top model Ayaan Ali, whose pale gray eyes have stared out of innumerable ads in this country, now only struts before the cameras coming to and from court.
SRINAGAR: Indian soldiers have killed three armed militants in Kashmir in a gunbattle that lasted more than 24 hours, foiling an attack on a military base near the de facto border with Pakistan, offic
DHAKA: Bangladeshi police on Monday charged 41 people including the owner of the Rana Plaza factory complex with murder after the building collapsed killing more than 1,100 people in 2013.
GENEVA: The United Nations said Monday that more than 6,400 people had been killed in conflict-wracked Ukraine, and despite a slowdown in fighting, millions more are suffering from abuses and hardship
VILNIUS: US-led NATO drills began Monday in the Baltic states and Poland, a move intended to reassure Russia’s nervous neighbors amid tensions over Ukraine.
BERLIN: Germany and France Monday urged the EU to find a fairer way to admit and distribute asylum seekers, as their leaders were to meet the European Commission chief in Berlin.
WASHINGTON: The legal authority for US spy agencies’ collection of Americans’ phone records and other data expired at midnight on Sunday after the US Senate failed to pass legislation extending the po
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