Bollywood grand dame Zohra Sehgal dies

MUMBAI: Bollywood’s grand dame Zohra Sehgal, whose seven-decade career spanned theater, film, dance and television in both India and Britain, has died in hospital, her family said. She was 102.

Philippines nabs 44 foreigners in online blackmail scam

MANILA: Philippine police arrested 44 foreigners who allegedly ran an online blackmail syndicate that defrauded victims in China and Taiwan by duping them into believing that their bank accounts have

EU immigration into Switzerland hit record high before voter backlash

BERNE: More immigrants from the European Union entered Switzerland than ever before in 2013, the year before Swiss voters put their country at odds with Brussels by backing a cap on immigration from t

Afghan civilian casualties jump as fighting spreads

KABUL: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan soared by 24 percent in the first half of 2014, according to UN figures released Wednesday, revealing worsening nationwide violence as US-led troops leave aft

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