TAIPEI: A young woman died on Monday, the first fatality among nearly 500 casualties from a weekend blaze at a Taiwan water park, officials said, as investigators focused on the colored powder that ra
LONDON: Prime Minister David Cameron on Monday pledged a wide response to extremism, describing Britain as being united in grief over the beach massacre in Tunisia.
PARIS: France has deported 40 foreign imams for “preaching hatred” in the past three years, a quarter of them in the last six months, Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve said Monday.
KHARTOUM: Twelve students including British, Canadian, Sudanese and US citizens are feared to have left Khartoum for Turkey to try to join Daesh, their university said on Sunday.
MIAMI: An unmanned SpaceX rocket exploded less than three minutes after liftoff from Cape Canaveral, Florida on Sunday, in the first major disaster for the fast-charging company headed by Internet tyc
LONDON: The British government cautioned on Sunday that other attacks “are possible” in Tunisia after the mass shooting two days ago that left 39 people dead including at least 15 Britons, in the wors
PARIS: The suspected militant held over an attack against a French chemical plant has admitted killing his boss, a source close to the investigation said on Sunday.
KANO: At least five people have been killed and 10 wounded after a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a leprosy hospital on the outskirts of the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri, emergency ser
BEIJING: A senior ethnic Uighur official in China’s violence-racked Xinjiang is being investigated for suspected serious “discipline violations,” the Communist Party’s anti-graft watchdog said on Sund
ISLAMABAD/BANNU: Pakistani airstrikes on Sunday killed 23 militants including foreigners in the country’s restive tribal region near the Afghan border, more than a month after security forces moved in
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