MOSCOW: Russia on Sunday began investigating the loss of a commercial satellite and a separate glitch on the International Space Station, sparking fears over the industry’s safety.
LAHORE: A fire caused by an electrical short circuit killed six siblings as they slept in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore on Sunday, police said.
SKOPJE: More than 20,000 people rallied in Macedonia’s capital on Sunday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski’s government which is grappling with a deep political crisis and an
KO LIPE, THAILAND: The fate of around 300 ethnic Rohingya migrants whose overcrowded trawler has been bounced for days between Thai and Malaysian waters dramatizes the desperate plight of Southeast As
KABUL: Three people including a British national working with the European Union police were killed Sunday when a Taleban militant rammed his explosives-laden car into a foreign convoy in Kabul, the l
Nature’s assault on Nepal and the realization that science has no empirical capability for predicting earthquakes is, by far, the planet’s biggest fear.
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis praised Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas as an “angel of peace” during a meeting Saturday at the Vatican that underscored the Holy See’s warm relations with the Palestini
WASHINGTON: A Washington rabbi who admitted to setting up cameras to spy on women as they prepared for Jewish ritual baths was sentenced Friday to more than six years in prison, the Justice Department
BEIJING: China’s foreign minister told top US diplomat John Kerry on Saturday that Beijing was “unshakeable” in its defense of sovereignty, as tensions between the powers mount over Chinese island-bui
BUJUMBURA: Burundi’s government was Saturday accused of launching a campaign of repression against independent media, the day after loyalist troops defeated an attempted coup against the central Afric
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