ROANOKE, United States: Staff at a television station in Virginia on Thursday observed a moment of silence for two co-workers shot dead the day before during a live broadcast by a disgruntled ex-colle
LAGOS: Authorities in Nigeria’s financial capital Lagos have shut down churches across the city after a glut of complaints over noisy worship.
AMSTERDAM: The long-awaited conclusions of an international investigation into the cause of the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 will be published Oct.
JOHANNESBURG: The South African review board that will decide on the release of Oscar Pistorius is to meet on Sept.
PARNDORF, Austria: Austrian police on Thursday discovered the badly decomposing bodies of at least 20 — and possibly up to 50 — migrants piled in a truck parked on the shoulder of the main highway fro
COLOMBO: The United States said on Wednesday it backed the new Sri Lankan government’s plans for a local inquiry into alleged wartime atrocities, reversing its demand for an international probe.
MANILA: The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting US Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disp
NAYPYIDAW: Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday she was confident her opposition party would win Myanmar’s landmark elections if they are free and fair, but raised concerns over the country’s overall progres
SEOUL/BEIJING: Heavy rain in North Korea killed 40 people, stranded thousands in flash floods and caused “massive” damage on the weekend, the International Federation of the Red Cross said and North K
KABUL: Two men wearing Afghan security force uniforms opened fire Wednesday inside a military base in southern Afghanistan, killing two NATO service members before being shot dead themselves, the inte
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