DHAKA: A court in Bangladesh issued an arrest warrant Wednesday for former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia after she failed to appear in court for the fourth time in two corruption cases against her.
KUALA LUMPUR: The family of Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said Wednesday they had sought a royal pardon for his conviction on sodomy charges to reverse a “gross miscarriage of justice.”
KABUL: Avalanches caused by a heavy winter snow killed at least 108 people in northeastern Afghanistan, an emergency official said Wednesday, as rescuers clawed through debris with their hands to save
NEW DELHI: A top Indian diplomat will travel to Pakistan on March 3 for the first high-level visit since already tense ties between the arch rivals soured last year, the government said Wednesday.
new delhi: Hours after the Special Task Force (STF) filed an FIR against Madhya Pradesh Gov.
PESHAWAR: Pakistani officials are investigating after the famous green-eyed “Afghan girl” immortalized in a 1985 National Geographic magazine cover was found living in the country on fraudulent identi
MOSCOW: Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that Kiev’s decision to cut off gas supplies to eastern Ukraine, which prompted Moscow to start its own direct deliveries, smacked of “genocide.
TORONTO: Police are asking for the public’s help in trying to determine who built a mysterious underground tunnel near York University in Toronto.
LONDON: Governments are failing to protect millions of civilians from violence by states and armed groups, Amnesty International said on Wednesday, describing the global response to widespread conflic
MANILA: Philippine troops, backed by artillery fire and assault helicopters, battled about 300 Abu Sayyaf rebels in fighting Wednesday that left two soldiers and five militants dead in the country’s r
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