NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reform agenda suffered a setback on Monday as protests erupted in Parliament and in the streets over a campaign by Hindu hardliners linked to his party
JAKARTA: An Indonesian court on Monday has sentenced five cleaners to up to eight years in prison over the sexual abuse of a young boy at a prestigious international school in a scandal that has rocke
ASADABAD, Afghanistan: Afghan security forces have launched an operation against militants in an eastern province seen as a rear base for the Pakistani Taleban which carried out a school massacre last
ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani government prosecutor said Monday he had been forced to delay his appeal against a court order which grants bail to the alleged mastermind of the 2008 terror attacks in Mumbai.<
KUALA LUMPUR: A Thai woman was sentenced to death on Monday after a Malaysian high court found her guilty of trafficking drugs, Bernama news agency reported.
MANILA: A US Marine facing trial for the murder of a Filipina transgender woman urged the Philippine Department of Justice on Monday to dismiss the case against him.
BERLIN: A German government minister said Monday Berlin aimed to set up a trauma center for victims of a mass rape campaign by the Islamic State militant group.
BANGUI: At least 20 people have been killed and dozens injured in the latest inter-ethnic clashes in the Central African Republic, police said on Monday.
MADRID: A Spanish judge on Monday ordered the king’s sister, Princess Cristina, to be tried along with her husband on charges of tax fraud — making her the first member of the country’s royal family t
DIJON, France: A Frenchman who ploughed into pedestrians shouting “Allahu Akbar” had been to psychiatric hospital 157 times and had no known links to terror groups, a prosecutor said Monday, easing co
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