MADRID: Spanish and Moroccan police have arrested seven people in a ongoing joint swoop on suspected efforts to recruit women to go to Syria and Iraq to support Islamic State insurgents, the Spanish I
NEW DELHI: India’s parliament was thrown into disarray Tuesday as opposition lawmakers protested at mass conversions to Hinduism, with the uproar threatening to disrupt Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s
WASHINGTON: Jeb Bush announced on Tuesday he is actively exploring a run for the US presidency in 2016, making the former Florida governor with the famous political last name one of the first major Re
WASHINGTON: The three teenage girls from the US state of Colorado swapped Twitter messages about marriage and religion with recruiters for the Islamic State group, then set out for Syria with passport
UNITED NATIONS: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon condemned as “blood-curdling" the Taleban attack on a school in Pakistan on Tuesday as officials raised the death toll at 141.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan: The Pakistani Taleban, which claimed responsibility for Tuesday’s school rampage that killed at least 130 people, is the country’s main Islamist rebel group and was also behind the
VATICAN CITY: A much-anticipated Vatican report on the lives of American nuns was published Tuesday with the Church praising their social activism while gently reminding them to “remain in harmony wit
The attack by Taleban militants on a school in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Tuesday elicited strong condemnations worldwide, with Germany denouncing it as “cruel cowardice” and Indian Prime Minister Narendr
PESHAWAR, Pakistan: A teenage survivor of Tuesday’s Taleban attack on a Pakistan school described how he played dead after being shot in both legs by insurgents hunting down students to kill.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan: Taleban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday, killing 126 people, officials said, in the worst attack to hit the country i
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