NEW DELHI: Digamber Rawat rarely emerges from the tiny windowless room he shares with his parents because a mysterious illness has wasted away the strength in his legs.
UNITED NATIONS: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif criticized India in his address to the UN General Assembly in New York on Friday for withdrawing from planned peace talks last month over the disp
BARCELONA, Spain: The president of Spain’s powerful northeastern region of Catalonia on Saturday formally called an independence referendum, the latest secession push in Europe and one of the most
NEW DELHI: An Indian court has sentenced the chief minister of Tamil Nadu state to four years in jail, in a corruption case that has lasted nearly two decades, television channels reported.
HONG KONG: Riot police in Hong Kong on Saturday arrested dozens of students who stormed the government headquarters compound during a night of scuffles to protest China’s refusal to allow genuine d
TOKYO: A Japanese volcano erupted on Saturday, injuring at least eight people, leaving more than 250 people stranded near the peak and forcing aircraft to divert their routes, officials and media said
PARIS: Hundreds of people gathered in Paris on Friday answering a call by Muslim leaders to denounce the “barbarism” of IS militants, as flags across France flew at half mast after the beheading of a
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s high-profile trip to the US will not be affected by a US civil lawsuit over riots in a state he once led, India and the US said.
LOS ANGELES: An American and a Filipino national face life in prison after they were found guilty in California of plotting to aid militants overseas and to kill US soldiers.
BEIJING: Forty “rioters” were killed in China’s far-western Xinjiang region following a series of explosions last Sunday, the worst incident of violence in months, the regional government has said aft
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