DHAKA: Bangladesh Sunday hanged two top opposition leaders for war crimes during the independence conflict with Pakistan and strengthened security nationwide over fears the executions could spark fres
BRUSSELS: Western leaders stepped up the rhetoric against the Daesh group on Sunday as residents of the Belgian capital awoke to largely empty streets and the city entered its second day under the hig
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan: Afghan Taliban militants on Saturday kidnapped at least seven members of the minority Shiite Hazara community after a dispute over sheep, local authorities said.
KUALA LUMPUR: China said on Sunday it will continue to build military and civilian facilities on its artificial islands in the disputed South China Sea and the United States was testing it by sending
NEW DELHI: Bangladesh executed two influential opposition leaders who had been convicted of committing war crimes during the country’s 1971 independence war against Pakistan, a senior jail official sa
HALA/KARACHI: Amid much disorganization funeral prayers of senior Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Makhdoom Amin Fahim were offered on Saturday, Geo reported.
BAMAKO: Investigators in Mali were on Saturday hunting at least three people suspected of links to the militant siege at a luxury hotel in the capital that left at least 19 people dead.
BEIJING: A late-night fire at a coal mine killed 21 people and left one missing in the northeastern Chinese province of Heilongjiang, local authorities and state media said Saturday.
SHANGHAI: China on Saturday pledged Aus$20 million ($14.5 million) to help fund the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the government said in a statement, after the plane vanished in 2
WELLINGTON: Four tourists from Britain and two from Australia were among seven people killed Saturday when a helicopter crashed on a scenic New Zealand glacier, police said.
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