COLOMBO: Lawyers and rights activist have demanded Sri Lanka's chief justice resign because he is being investigated for involvement in an alleged coup plot soon after this month's presidential electi
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tuesday said it opposed a new nuclear deal signed between the US and India during a recent trip to New Delhi by President Barak Obama, saying it was detrimental to stability in Sou
NEW DELHI: India and America’s declaration of a breakthrough in contentious nuclear energy cooperation has been met with a lukewarm response from industry and analysts.
MANILA: Philippine officials have removed the commander of a police special action force from his post after at least 44 anti-terror commandos were killed in a clash with rebels in the country’s south
KIEV/MOSCOW: Ukrainian separatists said on Tuesday they had pushed government troops out of two districts on the outskirts of their main stronghold Donetsk and their aim was to expand their control to
DHAKA: Tens of thousands of mourners turned out Tuesday for the funeral of Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia’s son in a massive show of support for the embattled former premier.
MOSCOW: Moscow on Tuesday blasted the United States over the arrest of an alleged Russian spy, condemning the move as a “provocation” that would further damage already tattered ties.
NEW YORK: Blanket driving bans were lifted and limited New York public transport was to reopen Tuesday after a night of snowfall that dumped up to two feet (60 cms) in some areas.
LONDON: An inquiry into the radiation poisoning of a former Russian spy opened Tuesday with claims that there may have been an earlier assassination bid in the most sensational tale of espionage since
ALBACETE, Spain: The death toll from the crash of a Greek F-16 fighter jet at a Spanish military base during an elite NATO pilot training program rose to 11 Tuesday after one of the French airmen who
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