Kenyan police on horseback patrol Uhuru Park in downtown Nairobi on November 26, 2015, ahead of Pope Francis' public mass at nearby University of Nairobi, which was attended by some one million people. On Saturday, Kenya's Interior Ministry said police had arrested two men over a terror plot linked to Iran. (AFP PHOTO/JENNIFER HUXTA)
NEW DELHI: An Indian court has sentenced two medical workers to a year in prison for embezzling 11 rupees (17 cents) in public funds more than 25 years ago, lawyers said Thursday.
NAIROBI, Kenya: Pope Francis told Christian and Muslim leaders in Kenya on Thursday that they have little choice but to engage in dialogue to guard against the “barbarous” Islamic extremist attacks th
MANILA: A huge fire that swept through a crowded shanty town in metropolitan Manila has razed more than 800 homes, leaving thousands homeless after they were forced to flee for their lives from the to
DHAKA: Bangladesh police have arrested a suspected militant for sending death threats to prominent secular academics, as the country reels from rising extremist violence, officers said Wednesday.
NAIROBI: Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to Central African Republic, a country torn by fighting betw
NEW DELHI: Two Associated Press journalists are among the winners of the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards, India’s most prestigious, for work exposing the public health and environmental
CANBERRA, Australia: A third ship will join the deep sea hunt for a missing Malaysian airliner as the 13-month-old search of a huge expanse of the Indian Ocean ramps up during the southern hemisphere
SRINAGAR: The Indian army killed three suspected rebels and another person was shot dead during a six-hour gun battle Wednesday on a military camp in Indian Kashmir near the border with Pakistan, a mi
HPAKANT: Police in northern Myanmar said Wednesday they have ended efforts to find bodies in a jade mining landslide that killed more than 100 people and highlighted the perilous conditions created by
BEIJING: Chinese police have busted an underground banking network that handled $4.5 billion worth of illegal transactions at Agricultural Bank of China Ltd.
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