ISLAMABAD: Pakistan’s Defense Minister Khawaja Asif said that India was waging a proxy war against Pakistan through terrorism, and the use of nuclear weapons against enemies was an option as these wea
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak rejected accusations he misappropriated funds as he faces his biggest crisis since coming to power in 2009.
NEW DELHI: India’s top court ruled Monday that an unwed mother could be the sole legal guardian of her child without naming the father or getting his consent, a verdict hailed by activists.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s August elections have been timed to stop a comeback by war-time President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who remarkably may see his popularity rise in coming months if criticized for war crim
SINGAPORE: The Singaporean teenager behind online attacks on former premier Lee Kuan Yew was given a four-week jail term Monday but freed in view of time served since being accused of offending Christ
KIEV: The first 2,000 recruits of a new Ukrainian police force passed out in the capital Kiev at the weekend, intended by the government as a visible sign of its commitment to shake off a deep-rooted
YEREVAN, Armenia: Police cleared away barricades on Monday to unblock a central avenue in the Armenian capital that demonstrators had occupied for two weeks to protest hikes in electricity prices in t
MEXICO CITY: Mexican marines killed six suspected criminals after the gunmen shot at their Black Hawk helicopter in the drug violence-plagued northern state of Tamaulipas over the weekend, the navy sa
JOS, Nigeria: At least 44 people were killed in twin bomb blasts in the central Nigerian city of Jos, the emergency services said on Monday, after a wave of mass casualty attacks blamed on Boko Haram
COLUMBIA, South Carolina: Lawmakers in the state of South Carolina are set to consider whether to bring down the Confederate flag after nine people were killed in a shooting at a historic black church
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