PARIS: France on Friday rejected a request for asylum by Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.
Srinagar, India: India’s army killed three suspected rebels on Friday in Kashmir during a gun battle near the de facto border that divides the restive territory between India and Pakistan, police said
WASHINGTON: The Navy Yard in Washington was put on lockdown Thursday amid unconfirmed reports of an active gunman on the military facility, the scene of a deadly shooting two years ago, the US Navy sa
MIAMI: A man suffered multiple injuries in a shark attack off the North Carolina coast on Wednesday, officials said, the latest in a series in the US state.
NEW DELHI: An Indian government minister issued an apology Thursday after three passengers were ordered off a domestic flight just before take-off last week so he could have a seat.
LAHORE: A train carrying hundreds of Pakistan military personnel and their families plunged into a canal on Thursday, killing 12 soldiers, when a bridge collapsed in what the army suspects was sabotag
DHAKA: Bangladesh police said Thursday they had arrested 12 suspected militants including the local head of Al-Qaeda’s branch in the region, foiling an attacK.
KABUL: An Afghan appeals court has overturned death sentences given to four men for the mob killing in March of a woman falsely accused of blasphemy in Kabul, a judge said Thursday.
VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis is taking his “church for the poor” to three of South America’s poorest and most peripheral countries, making a grueling, week-long trip that will showcase the pope at his u
DEARBORN, Michigan: A Muslim woman is suing a Michigan police department, saying her rights were violated when she was ordered to remove a headscarf for a mugshot after her arrest.
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