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)
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STOCKHOLM: WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Thursday lost an appeal against a Swedish warrant for his arrest to be questioned over alleged sex crimes.
TALLAHASSEE, Florida: Brandishing a semi-automatic handgun and carrying extra ammunition in his pockets, a Florida State University graduate opened fire early on Thursday at his alma mater’s main libr
MANILA: A Philippine court convicted nine people for graft Thursday over a 1996 fire that killed 162 people, mostly students celebrating the end of the school year.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapaksa declared Thursday he would seek an unprecedented third term at elections which will be held against a backdrop of growing international pressure over h
SEOUL: A South Korean court on Thursday sentenced the head of the company that operated a ferry which capsized in April to 10 years in jail over his role in the country’s worst maritime disaster in de
Katmandu: A bus plunged into a deep, fast-flowing river in western Nepal on Thursday, with at least 24 passengers feared dead, officials said.
SEOUL: New satellite imagery suggests North Korea may be firing up a facility for processing weapons-grade plutonium, as Pyongyang threatened Thursday a fresh nuclear test in response to UN condemnati
BARWALA: Indian police were Thursday scouring the ashram of a controversial guru for explosives after his arrest ended a bloody stand-off with thousands of followers and a long siege during which six
SEVILLE: Spain’s eccentric Duchess of Alba, one of the nation’s richest women who has more titles than any other aristocrat on earth, died on Thursday at the age of 88.
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