WASHINGTON: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigned on Monday, the first major change to President Barack Obama’s Cabinet since his Democrats were routed in midterm elections three weeks ago.
ISLAMABAD: Police on Monday arrested a suspected militant in Pakistani capital and seized suicide bomb making material to be used in a possible terror strike in the city, officials said.
CLEVELAND: A 12-year-old boy was fatally shot by police after brandishing what turned out to be a replica gun, triggering an investigation into his death and a legislator’s call for such weapons to be
LONDON: Britain is facing the biggest terrorism threat in its history and has foiled around 40 major plots since suicide bombers attacked London in 2005, Home Secretary Theresa May said on Monday.
SYDNEY: A 30-year-old Sydney mother has been charged with trying to kill her newborn son by abandoning him in a roadside drain for five days before passers-by heard his cries, police said Monday.
NEW DELHI: A literary festival run by a top Indian newspaper group canceled Monday an invitation to a former leading editor of an investigative magazine charged with raping a colleague after a public
KABUL: Survivors of a horrific suicide attack which killed 57 people at a volleyball game in Afghanistan told Monday how a bomb packed with ball bearings ripped through spectators enjoying the final m
DHAKA: A former leader of Bangladesh’s ruling party was sentenced to death by a war crimes tribunal on Monday in connection with atrocities committed during the country’s war of independence from Paki
BEIJING: China on Monday hit back at “irresponsible remarks” from the United States which has called on Beijing to stop a land reclamation project in the disputed South China Sea that could be large e
BIRMINGHAM, England: For some British Muslims, the path to jihad and the path to peaceful aid work can traverse much of the same terrain.
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