KABUL: A suicide bomber attacked a volleyball tournament in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, killing at least 50 people, officials said.
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's main opposition candidate has won important backing from a top Buddhist monk campaigning to scrap the executive presidency and return the country to a parliamentary democracy.
KANO, Nigeria: Boko Haram gunmen killed 48 fish vendors in Nigeria’s restive Borno State, near the border with Chad, the head of the fish traders association told AFP on Sunday.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked the US President Barack Obama to play a role in resolving the issue of Kashmir when he travels to India or its Republic Day celebrations, the
WASHINGTON: Satellite images show China is building an island on a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands large enough to accommodate what could be its first offshore airstrip in the South China Sea, a
WASHINGTON: The FBI opened a counterintelligence investigation of a veteran US diplomat after intercepting the communication of a Pakistani official that indicated the woman might have been involved i
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama has quietly approved guidelines in recent weeks to allow the Pentagon to target Taleban fighters in Afghanistan, broadening previous plans that had limited the milit
MANILA: The Philippines said Saturday it had banned certain foreign journalists from the country over an incident last year, when President Benigno Aquino was taunted by a group of Hong Kong reporters
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s ruling party was set for a purge Saturday after a senior minister declared he was challenging President Mahinda Rajapakse in snap elections called for January.
BAMAKO, Mali: Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern about a further spread of the disease which has already killed at le
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