ISLAMABAD: China, the United States, Afghanistan and Pakistan launched their third round of talks Saturday aimed at finding a way to get the warring Taliban to sit and talk peace with the Afghan gover
QUETTA, Pakistan: At least nine people were killed and 40 wounded after a suicide bomber blew himself up near a military convoy in Pakistan’s western city of Quetta on Saturday, police and hospital of
DELHI: Well known-cartoonist Indian Sudhir Tailang, who was suffering from a brain tumor breathed his last on Saturday, his family said. He would have turned 56 on Feb. 26.
RIO DE JANEIRO: A five day festival go underway in the face of warnings issued by experts.
WASHINGTON: Twitter said it suspended more than 125,000 accounts, most of them linked to the Daesh group, as part of increased efforts to eradicate “terrorist content” on the popular messaging platfor
MIAMI: Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, who became the sixth man on the moon when he and Alan Shepard helped NASA recover from Apollo 13’s “successful failure” and later devoted his life to explori
WASHINGTON: The Pentagon has released 198 photographs linked to allegations of abuse of detainees in Iraq and Afghanistan, many of them showing close-ups of cuts and bruises to arms and legs of prison
CALAIS: Anti-migrant protesters in the French port city of Calais Saturday clashed with police as they defied a ban and rallied in support of a Europe-wide initiative by the Islamophobic Pegida moveme
VIENNA: Five skiers from the Czech Republic were killed on Saturday in an avalanche in the Austrian alps that also engulfed 12 other people, police said.
AMSTERDAM: German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday that giving refuge to Iraqis and Syrians is part of her country’s effort to counter the Daesh group.
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