WASHINGTON: An American doctor who has contracted the dangerous Ebola virus in Liberia is “weak and quite ill,” a colleague of his told AFP on Tuesday.
ISTANBUL: One of the most senior members of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s government has sparked an outcry after declaring that women should not laugh loudly in public.
VATICAN CITY: The Vatican has confirmed the dates for Pope Francis’ second trip to Asia, a weeklong visit Jan. 12-19 to Sri Lanka and the Philippines.
PATNA, India: A speeding truck driver ran over and killed 12 Hindu pilgrims on Tuesday who were sleeping on the side of a busy road in northeastern India, while another bus crash claimed 21 lives furt
WASHINGTON: Conflicts and repression around the world in 2013 triggered the largest displacement of religious communities in recent memory, a US report said Monday, revealing millions had fled their h
WASHINGTON: Large-scale surveillance by the US government has begun to have an impact on press freedom and broader democratic rights, a study released Monday showed.
MANILA: Abu Sayyaf gunmen attacked Filipino civilians traveling to celebrate the end of Ramadan with their families on Monday, killing 21, including at least six children, in a brazen road attack that
KARACHI: Ashraf Ali Khan, the eldest son of Pakistan’s first prime minister, Liaquat Ali Khan passed away on Monday morning in Karachi, Geo News reported.
PARIS: French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Monday the pilots of an Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali had asked to “turn back” before contact was lost, in a new development in the probe.
SHAKHTARSK, Ukraine: Ukraine’s army on Monday seized control of part of the vast site where Malaysian airliner MH17 crashed, insurgents said, as the UN announced the downing of the plane could constit
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