ISLAMABAD: The head of a hardline Islamabad mosque Friday called an army offensive against the Taleban “un-Islamic” and said the militants’ massacre of 133 children was in retaliation for air strikes
WASHINGTON: The US government’s program to capture and kill insurgent leaders can backfire, a leaked CIA report, citing “limited” results in Afghanistan in particular.
BRUSSELS: The European Union must thrash out a strategy for Russia that lasts for many years, and looks past sanctions that have hammered Moscow’s economy, the bloc’s new leader Donald Tusk warned.
MANILA: Philippine President Benigno Aquino has accepted the resignation of his health minister over the purchase of pneumonia vaccines in 2012 which government investigators later questioned, a spoke
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia: A decade after a 10-meter (32-foot) tsunami washed away two of her three children, her home and business, Salawati is finally getting her life back on track in Indonesia’s weste
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s main opposition on Friday promised to address international concerns over war crimes and normalize relations with regional superpower India and Western nations if they won January
CAIRNS, Australia: Eight children ranging from babies to teenagers were found dead at a home in the Australian city of Cairns Friday, police said, reportedly in a gruesome mass stabbing just days afte
NEW YORK: Federal prosecutors sued New York City on Thursday to speed the pace of reforms at the Rikers Island jail complex and address what a Justice Department investigation found was a “deep-seated
WASHINGTON: Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says the Obama administration’s decision to renew diplomatic ties with Cuba won’t impact immigration rules just yet.
LONDON: Women have moved a step closer to front line fighting in the British army from 2016, following a review of the current ban published Friday.
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