SORELY MISSING: Oscar Pistorius puts his hand to his face during his trial in Pretoria, South Africa, on Thursday. (AP)
NEW DELHI: The first senior US official to visit India since a damaging diplomatic row said Thursday the two countries should focus on “talk and trade” as they look to get their partnership back o
MANILA: The Philippines is to upgrade a navy base facing disputed South China Sea waters to serve the extra ships being acquired to protect its territory, the military said Thursday.
KABUL: An early morning NATO airstrike in Afghanistan’s eastern Logar province killed five Afghan soldiers on Thursday, Defense Ministry officials said.
HARGEISA, Somalia: An American volunteer gently brushes away dirt to reveal the bones of a Somali victim buried in a mass grave some 30 years ago.
UNITED NATIONS: The Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to tighten requirements for arms deliveries to Somalia’s security forces after UN experts accused government officials of allo
DONETSK, Ukraine: Ukraine flew its flag over the government headquarters in the eastern city of Donetsk on Thursday and ejected pro-Moscow demonstrators that occupied it, ending a siege that Kiev h
LUCKNOW, India: Some 60 students from Indian-administered Kashmir may face sedition charges for cheering Pakistan's victory over India in a recent cricket match, police said.
VIENNA: A huge and damning new report revealed Wednesday “extensive” physical or sexual abuse against women across the EU, with one in three falling victim but far too few going to the police.
JUBA: Five soldiers died when heavy fighting broke out in the main military barracks in war-torn South Sudan’s capital Juba on Wednesday, underscoring serious tensions within the national army as it
India will have a new government in place by June 1 as the world’s largest democracy will have general elections in a record nine phases, beginning on April 7.
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