KARACHI: Pakistani officials said Monday they had thwarted a militant group’s bid to tunnel into Karachi’s main prison and stage a jailbreak that could have freed 100 dangerous militants.
MINGORA, Pakistan: Two policemen with AK-47 rifles stood guard in the narrow ally outside of Malala Yousafzai’s uncle’s house in Pakistan this weekend, watching for anything suspicious after she becam
HYDERABAD: Rescue workers and soldiers cleared uprooted trees and electrical poles blocking roads in eastern India on Monday after a tropical cyclone killed at least 24 people and demolished tens of t
KABUL: A mountain ambush by Taleban fighters killed at least 14 Afghan security force troops, authorities said Monday, as villagers elsewhere in the country alleged a NATO airstrike that the coalition
LONDON: A British court on Monday began hearing the country’s first major trial on terrorism charges under new secrecy rules that means it will take place almost entirely out of the public eye.
PRETORIA: South African track star Oscar Pistorius should serve three years of partial house arrest and community service for the negligent killing of his girlfriend, a witness said on Monday at the f
KIEV: Russian troops are pulling back from the border with Ukraine, the government in Kiev said Monday, calling it a positive move.
DALLAS: Health officials are intensifying the monitoring of hospital workers who provided care to the first person to be diagnosed with Ebola in the US after one of them was infected with the virus de
MADRID: The Spanish government defended Monday its decision to repatriate two elderly missionaries who contracted Ebola in west Africa, creating the conditions for a Madrid nurse to catch the deadly v
LONDON: Hundreds of thousands of workers in England’s state-run National Health Service went on strike Monday for the first time since 1982 following the government’s rejection of an across-the-board
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