In this photo taken on Nov. 19, 2014, Kenyan police are seen outside the Masjid Swafaa mosque in Mombasa during a raid. Al-Shabab militants on Saturday attacked a Kenyan bus on Saturday and executed 28 non-Muslims, saying it is to avenge the mosque raids. (AP Photo)
KARACHI: A pilot with the Pakistan Air Force was killed when his plane crashed in the southern city of Karachi, officials said.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday said it has lodged a protest through diplomatic channels with India over the killing of a soldier in the disputed Kashmir region.
MANILA: Five years after 58 people were killed in the Philippines’ worst political massacre, anger among victims’ relatives is building, with no one yet convicted and the alleged masterminds still enj
ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason on Friday ordered the government to add a former prime minister, law minister and chief justice to the charge she
TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved the lower house of Japan’s Parliament on Friday, forcing an early election in an apparent bid to shore up support for his scandal-plagued government so he ca
JAKARTA: A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Indonesian islands on Friday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), but no tsunami alert was issued.
BERLIN: A Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone arrived in Switzerland for treatment and was able to walk off the transport plane, a Geneva medical official said Friday.
KIEV: US Vice-President Joe Biden warned on a visit to Kiev Friday that Russia risked further isolation over its “unacceptable” aggression in Ukraine.
KWEKWE, Zimbabwe: At least 11 people died and many were injured in a stampede at a stadium in Zimbabwe as thousands attending a church service tried to leave through the only open exit, police said Fr
TALLAHASSEE, Florida: A law enforcement official says a package mailed by a man who shot three people at a Florida State University library was delivered in Texas and is being investigated by the FBI.
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