LIFE WITHOUT MANDELA: Girls play beneath a wall mural of former President Nelson Mandela in Cape Town, in South Africa, on Saturday. (AP)
BANGKOK: About 30,000 protesters launched a “people’s coup” on Thailand’s government on Sunday, swarming multiple state agencies in violent clashes, taking control of a broa
NEW DELHI: India's first mission to Mars has left Earth's orbit, clearing a critical hurdle in its journey to the red planet and overtaking the efforts in space of rival Asian giant China.<
KABUL, Afghanistan: Pakistan’s prime minister said Saturday that the recent release of a senior Taleban leader shows he is committed to helping bring peace to Afghanistan.
MANILA: Boxing hero Manny Pacquiao will spend Saturday night in a tent city with victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan in the central Philippines a week after lifting the country’s spirits with his comeba
PANJIM: Tarun Tejpal, the founder of Tehelka, has been arrested on charges of raping a junior colleague after a court in Goa rejected his anticipatory bail plea.
DAVAO, Philippines: Gunmen shot dead an outspoken radio broadcaster in the Philippines, worsening the country’s record as one of the most dangerous places in the world for journalists, press and hum
GLASGOW: At least one person was killed by a police helicopter crash that wrecked a busy Glasgow pub, with the death toll set to rise Saturday as rescuers battled to find survivors.
KIEV: Ukrainian riot police used batons and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of pro-Europe protesters early on Saturday after President Viktor Yanukovich opted not to sign a pact with the European U
GLASGOW, Scotland: Eight people were confirmed dead after a police helicopter crashed into a Scottish pub on Friday night, the chief constable of police for Scotland, Stephen House, said on Saturday.
BANGKOK: Tensions escalated in the Thai capital on Saturday as opposition protesters tried to force their way into Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s heavily guarded offices and attacked a
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