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)
GENEVA: The year 2015 is shaping up to be the hottest on record, the UN’s weather agency said Wednesday, a week ahead of a crucial climate change summit in Paris.
SYDNEY: Testing of aerial drones to track the movements of sharks in Australian waters began Wednesday as the government admitted there was “no easy way” to protect swimmers from the predators.
KABUL: A US aircraft attacked a Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) clinic in the Afghan city of Kunduz because of “human error,” a US military inquiry said on Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD: A disabled Pakistani murder convict was given a fourth stay of execution just hours before he was due to be hanged, as rights activists slammed Islamabad for a executions spree on track to
BRUSSELS: Brussels struggled to return to normal Wednesday after four days on maximum terror alert, with schools and the metro reopening despite two suspects from the Paris attacks still being at larg
NAIROBI: Pope Francis landed in Kenya’s capital Nairobi Wednesday on the first leg of a landmark trip to Africa, with huge crowds, choirs and dancers waiting to greet him.
BRUSSELS/IDOMENI, Greece: The European Union’s chief executive warned on Wednesday that the survival of Europe’s “partially comatose” open border travel zone and its single currency were both at risk
KIEV: Ukraine on Wednesday banned all Russian airlines from crossing its airspace, the latest escalation between the two neighbors 19 months into a separatist war in the east of the former Soviet stat
KOMSOMOLSKOYE, Russia: Rashid Magomedov had had enough, his father said.
MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan on Tuesday found himself in the center of a political storm over his remarks on intolerance, with the BJP sharply criticizing him and the Congress stoutly def
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