OTTAWA:Canadian police are investigating three shooting incidents that took place in Ottawa on Wednesday, one at the Canadian war memorial, one at Parliament Hill, and one near a nearby shopping mall,
OTTAWA, Ontario: A gunman shot and wounded a Canadian soldier standing guard at a war memorial in the country’s capital Wednesday, then entered Parliament, where numerous shots rang out, police and wi
JOHANNESBURG: Oscar Pistorius spent his first night in a single cell in the hospital wing of a prison in the capital, Pretoria, said a prison official.
BRUSSELS: The EU’s incoming chief executive Jean-Claude Juncker won the approval of parliament Wednesday for his new team of commissioners after vowing to revive the stagnant economy and tackle a raft
MANILA, Philippines: The Philippine president said Wednesday that the international arbitration Manila has initiated to challenge China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea and a legally bindin
WASHINGTON: Ben Bradlee, the hard-driving editor who reigned over the Washington Post with the style of a well-dressed swashbuckler and the profane vocabulary of a dockworker as the newspaper helped t
HONG KONG: Hong Kong student leaders said Wednesday they may shun further talks with the government, accusing it of failing to make any meaningful offers to end weeks of mass pro-democracy protests an
AGRA, India: A British couple in their 20s were found dead in their hotel room in the popular tourist city of Agra, police said Tuesday, suspecting they died from a drug overdose.
SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Quebec: A Canadian man who rammed two soldiers in Quebec with his car, killing one of them, converted to Islam last year and was among 90 people being tracked by Canadian pol
OLONGAPO, Philippines: A US Marine accused of murdering a transgender person in the Philippines snubbed a summons by prosecutors on Tuesday, sparking outrage by the victim’s family who said they feare
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