ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani court trying former military ruler Pervez Musharraf for treason on Friday ordered the government to add a former prime minister, law minister and chief justice to the charge she
TOKYO: Prime Minister Shinzo Abe dissolved the lower house of Japan’s Parliament on Friday, forcing an early election in an apparent bid to shore up support for his scandal-plagued government so he ca
JAKARTA: A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck eastern Indonesian islands on Friday, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS), but no tsunami alert was issued.
BERLIN: A Cuban doctor who contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone arrived in Switzerland for treatment and was able to walk off the transport plane, a Geneva medical official said Friday.
KIEV: US Vice-President Joe Biden warned on a visit to Kiev Friday that Russia risked further isolation over its “unacceptable” aggression in Ukraine.
KWEKWE, Zimbabwe: At least 11 people died and many were injured in a stampede at a stadium in Zimbabwe as thousands attending a church service tried to leave through the only open exit, police said Fr
TALLAHASSEE, Florida: A law enforcement official says a package mailed by a man who shot three people at a Florida State University library was delivered in Texas and is being investigated by the FBI.
THE HAGUE: Dutch officials have detected bird flu on a third farm in the country, but cannot yet say if the strain is a highly contagious variety discovered earlier this week, officials said Friday.
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands: A blonde, blue-eyed Dutch teenager from a Catholic family who was rescued by her mother after marrying an Islamic State fighter in Syria appeared in court Friday.
WASHINGTON: A 23-year-old woman armed with a handgun was arrested outside the White House late Thursday, US Secret Service officials said.
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