VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis on Sunday called the slaughter of Armenians by Ottoman Turks “the first genocide of the 20th century” and urged the international community to recognize it as such, sparking
CHICAGO: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presidential campaign will center on boosting economic security while casting her as a “tenacious fighter” able to get results, two advisers said ahead of her planned
DHAKA: Bangladesh tightened security nationwide Sunday after a senior Jamaat-e-Islami leader was hanged for war crimes during the 1971 independence conflict, a move that triggered anger among his oppo
PANAMA CITY: As usual when Latin America’s leftist leaders get together with US officials, there were plenty of swipes at the US during the seventh Summit of the Americas.
BERLIN: German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier dismissed on Sunday calls from the radical Left party to invite Russian President Vladimir Putin to this year’s summit of the Group of Seven ind
DHAKA: Bangladesh authorities on Saturday hanged a top Jamaat-e-Islami leader for overseeing a massacre during the nation’s 1971 independence war against Pakistan, officials said.
SRINAGAR: Shops and businesses were closed in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir on Saturday to protest India’s plan to build townships for Hindus who fled a rebellion in Muslim-majority areas.<
QUETTA: Gunmen attacked a Pakistani construction site and killed 20 laborers as they slept on Saturday, a government official said, in what appeared to be further violence by rebels seeking to control
MALE: Supporters of jailed former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed held an underwater protest on Saturday to push for the release of the tropical archipelago’s first democratically elected leader, a
PANAMA CITY: US President Barack Obama and Cuba’s Raul Castro heralded a new era of bilateral relations on Saturday as they both addressed a landmark Summit of the Americas ahead of historic one-on-on
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