Samantha Power, the United State’s ambassador to the United Nations, speaks during an U.N. Security Council emergency meeting, in this April 13, 2014 photo, at United Nations headquarters. (AP)
Making a scathing attack on cousin Varun Gandhi, a BJP leader, Priyanka Vadra on Saturday said Varun had been led astray and that it was the duty of the people to point him in the right direction.
KABUL: President Hamid Karzai’s closest rival, former Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah is leading his closest rival Ashraf Ghani in early results from the Afghan presidential election, the Indepen
KABUL: An Afghan official says nearly 1,900 complaints of fraud in this month’s presidential election are being investigated but the number is lower than that of the last election.
SRINAGAR, India: Suspected rebels attacked a politician’s house with a hail of bullets Sunday and killed two police guards in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, law enforcement officials said
MANILA: Philippine marines have killed one of several Abu Sayyaf extremists blamed for kidnappings and extortion in a new clash with the group in the south, officials said Sunday.
In a fresh controversy within the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), senior BJP leader, Murli Manohar Joshi, on Sunday refused to accept that there was any Modi wave — a reference to Narendra Modi, the p
NEW DELHI: India’s Narendra Modi latched Sunday onto a new tell-all book that alleges current Premier Manmohan Singh was a powerless puppet during his years at the top.
LONDON: The government has ordered inspections of 15 schools in Britain’s second biggest city after allegations that they are being taken over by hardliners, officials said on Sunday.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand: Two strong earthquakes struck the Solomon Islands on Sunday, triggering a tsunami warning, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.
WASHINGTON/SLAVYANSK, Ukraine: Attacks on police and security service buildings in eastern Ukraine by pro-Russian gunmen bore “tell-tale signs of Moscow’s involvement,” the US env
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