FACE OF PROTEST: A pro-Ukrainian activist waves Ukrainian flags next to pro-Russian activists during a rally in Sevastopol on Sunday. (AFP)
UNITED NATIONS: The Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to tighten requirements for arms deliveries to Somalia’s security forces after UN experts accused government officials of allo
DONETSK, Ukraine: Ukraine flew its flag over the government headquarters in the eastern city of Donetsk on Thursday and ejected pro-Moscow demonstrators that occupied it, ending a siege that Kiev h
LUCKNOW, India: Some 60 students from Indian-administered Kashmir may face sedition charges for cheering Pakistan's victory over India in a recent cricket match, police said.
VIENNA: A huge and damning new report revealed Wednesday “extensive” physical or sexual abuse against women across the EU, with one in three falling victim but far too few going to the police.
JUBA: Five soldiers died when heavy fighting broke out in the main military barracks in war-torn South Sudan’s capital Juba on Wednesday, underscoring serious tensions within the national army as it
India will have a new government in place by June 1 as the world’s largest democracy will have general elections in a record nine phases, beginning on April 7.
CANBERRA: Urdu lovers in the Australian capital city Canberra spent an evening with the visiting poets of Pakistani Urdu literati recently.
Bikram Viohra1. The first phase gets the best of the excitement when memory is fresh and the manifestos are still recalled. The fear of inertia and public fatigue is very real indeed.
PARACHINAR/PESHAWAR, Pakistan: The Pakistani government pushed forward with Taleban peace negotiations on Wednesday, despite recent militant attacks that include a roadside bomb in the country’s nor
MANILA: Philippine immigration officials said Wednesday they have deported an Indonesian who served more than a decade in prison after being convicted of possessing explosives at Manila’s internatio
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