ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s powerful Army Chief General Raheel Sharif visited Kabul Wednesday to meet with Afghanistan’s president for talks on enhancing intelligence cooperation a day after Taleban militan
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PARIS: The Dalai Lama said Wednesday he believed China’s president may be ready to re-launch talks over greater autonomy for the Tibetan region but was being held back by Communist Party hardliners.
MANILA: The United States has rebuffed a Philippine government request to hand over custody of a US Marine charged with murdering a Filipino transgender woman, Manila said Wednesday.
WASHINGTON: The tempestuous 113th Congress has finally come to an end, capping two years of modest and infrequent legislating that was overshadowed by partisan clashes, gridlock and investigations.
PARIS: Border closures, quarantines and crop losses in West African nations battling the Ebola virus could lead to as many as one million people going hungry, UN food agencies said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY: A gunman responsible for a deadly siege in a Sydney cafe was once on the national security agency’s watch list — but was dropped off it years ago for reasons that remain unclear, Australia’s p
NAIROBI, Kenya: A policeman in western Kenya shot dead a civilian and four of his colleagues before turning the gun on himself, an official and a witness said Wednesday.
ROME: Rome threatened to withdraw its ambassador from India Wednesday as a diplomatic row over two Italian marines accused of killing Indian fishermen during an anti-piracy mission escalated.
ISLAMABAD: World leaders Tuesday condemned the Taleban massacre of Pakistani schoolchildren as “heinous” and “an act of horror” in an outpouring of global revulsion at the attack which killed 141 peop
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