RIYADH: World leaders paid tribute to Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah on Friday, praising the late ruler as a key mediator between Muslims and the West.
Comments from world leaders in response to the death of Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah, who died early Friday in Riyadh.___
KATMANDU: Nepal’s parliament speaker called an emergency meeting of top leaders Thursday in a last-ditch push for agreement on a constitution before a midnight deadline that they look almost certain t
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s new government pledged Thursday to trace billions of dollars in stolen wealth stashed abroad by members of the previous regime and said experts from the IMF and World Bank had agr
DHAKA: A 2½-year-old victim of a homemade bomb lies in an intensive care unit with burns to his face, head and other body parts.
KARACHI: Thousands of people marched in Pakistan Thursday against French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo as anger remains high in the Muslim majority country over the publication of blasphemous sketc
MANILA: The Philippines’ foreign minister on Thursday slammed China’s attempts to build islands in the disputed South China Sea.
DENPASAR, Indonesia: An Australian drug smuggler on death row in Indonesia has lost his appeal for presidential clemency, an official said Thursday, meaning he could soon face the firing squad alongsi
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi implored his country to stop killing unborn girls on Thursday, warning that its growing gender imbalance would have serious consequences.
GUWAHATI, India: An Indian court Thursday reordered the release of a campaigner staging a hunger strike for more than 14 years to protest human rights abuses in the country’s remote northeast, her law
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