KANO, Nigeria: Boko Haram extremists launched a fresh attempt to take over the strategically crucial northeastern Nigerian city of Maiduguri, a brazen attack on a state capital just two weeks before n
WASHINGTON: The FBI had no prior knowledge of a police raid in the Philippines last Sunday to arrest wanted militants that went awry and left 44 police dead, an FBI spokesman said.
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit China in May, the foreign minister said Sunday during her own three-day visit to Beijing.
TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has denounced as “heinous and despicable” the apparent beheading of a second Japanese hostage by the Islamic State group, as global leaders denounced the terrorists.
ADDIS ABABA: African leaders have agreed to send 7,500 troops to fight the Boko Haram insurgency in northeast Nigeria, an African Union official said Saturday.
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stepped up an offensive against Delhi opponent and anti-graft campaigner Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday, a week before India’s capital holds state elections
NEW DELHI: India on Saturday succeeded for the first time in using a mobile launcher to test-fire a long-range missile capable of delivering a nuclear warhead deep inside rival China.
DES MOINES, Iowa: Mitt Romney’s exit from the presidential campaign has unleashed a frenzy of fresh fundraising and set off a new race for the backing of donors who had remained loyal to the 2012 Repu
KIEV: Kiev’s pro-Western leaders and mediators hoped to reach a “binding” truce with pro-Russian separatists Saturday despite Ukraine suffering one of its bloodiest days yet in the nine-month conflict
SHIKARPUR: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Saturday the whole nation was in mourning after Friday’s bombing that killed over 60 people in Shikarpur.
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