LANGSA, Indonesia: Malaysia’s prime minister said on Saturday he would seek help from Myanmar to address the unfolding “humanitarian catastrophe” involving a wave of boatpeople flooding to Southeast A
KARACHI: Pakistani paramilitary forces on Saturday killed at least four members of a Baloch insurgent group in the port city of Karachi, officials said.
MANILA: The owners of a Philippine factory where 72 people died in a fire could face time in prison, a government task force said Saturday, vowing to punish anyone found responsible as anger grows ove
Khost, Afghanistan: Taleban insurgents abducted 27 people in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday, setting up a road block and pulling them from their vehicles at gunpoint in the latest mass kidnapping in
LONDON: The leader of the Scottish arm of Britain’s Labour Party is stepping down after the party lost almost all of its seats to Scottish nationalists in the general election last week.
NEW YORK: A Saudi man whom US authorities described as a top Osama bin Laden deputy was sentenced to life in prison on Friday in connection with the deadly 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and T
BERLIN: Unknown hackers have attacked the German Bundestag lower house of Parliament’s computer system, a parliamentary spokeswoman said on Friday.
LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron ruled out full fiscal autonomy for Scotland on Friday after his first talks in Edinburgh since being re-elected but agreed to consider granting extra power
BEIJING: In a rare show of everyman charm from one of China’s most elite politicians, Premier Li Keqiang appeared in a grinning selfie with visiting Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday.
JAKARTA: More than 1,000 people fleeing persecution in Myanmar and poverty in Bangladesh came ashore in different parts of Southeast Asia on Friday, becoming the latest migrants to slip into countries
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