BRUSSELS: Belgium put the capital Brussels on maximum security alert on Saturday, shutting the metro and warning people to avoid crowds because of a “serious and imminent” threat of coordinated, multi
DHAKA: Two Bangladeshi opposition leaders on Saturday asked the president to save them from death penalties, Law Minster Anisul Huq told Reuters.
WASHINGTON: House Republicans are outlining legislation aimed at increasing screenings for Syrian and Iraqi refugees before they enter the United States, including a requirement for FBI background che
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and US President Barack Obama vowed on Saturday to fight the “evil” and “hateful” ideology unleashed by the Daeshgroup, whose self-claimed
BAMAKO, Mali: Islamic extremists armed with guns and grenades stormed the Radisson hotel in Mali’s capital Friday, and security forces swarmed in to free guests floor by floor.
KUALA LUMPUR: US President Barack Obama said summit meetings among world leaders this weekend in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur will focus on the global fight against Daesh militancy and on the
MUMBAI: The former chief executive of Indian media behemoth Star India has been arrested in connection with a murder case that is gripping the country, investigating officers said on Friday.
SINGAPORE: A Singapore court on Friday sentenced the founder of a popular church to eight years in jail for misappropriating more than $35 million in donations to support his wife’s singing career.
BEIJING: Chinese police have killed 28 members of a “terrorist group” in the Xinjiang region, authorities announced Friday, in the bloodiest such operation in months and as Beijing denounces Western “
KARACHI: Unknown gunmen killed four paramilitary soldiers as they guarded a mosque in Pakistan’s volatile megacity of Karachi Friday, officials said.
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