In this photo taken on Nov. 19, 2014, Kenyan police are seen outside the Masjid Swafaa mosque in Mombasa during a raid. Al-Shabab militants on Saturday attacked a Kenyan bus on Saturday and executed 28 non-Muslims, saying it is to avenge the mosque raids. (AP Photo)
WASHINGTON: Satellite images show China is building an island on a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands large enough to accommodate what could be its first offshore airstrip in the South China Sea, a
WASHINGTON: The FBI opened a counterintelligence investigation of a veteran US diplomat after intercepting the communication of a Pakistani official that indicated the woman might have been involved i
WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama has quietly approved guidelines in recent weeks to allow the Pentagon to target Taleban fighters in Afghanistan, broadening previous plans that had limited the milit
MANILA: The Philippines said Saturday it had banned certain foreign journalists from the country over an incident last year, when President Benigno Aquino was taunted by a group of Hong Kong reporters
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka’s ruling party was set for a purge Saturday after a senior minister declared he was challenging President Mahinda Rajapakse in snap elections called for January.
BAMAKO, Mali: Mali on Saturday confirmed a new case of Ebola and said two more suspected patients are being tested, raising concern about a further spread of the disease which has already killed at le
FERGUSON, United States: Tensions rose Saturday in the troubled St.
LONDON: A suspected gas leak touched off an explosion in the basement of the Hyatt Regency Churchill in London, injuring 14 people and forcing the evacuation of hundreds of hotel guests, authorities s
GARISSA, Kenya: Somalia’s Shabab Islamists on Saturday ambushed a bus in Kenya and executed 28 non-Muslim passengers in what they said was revenge for police raids on mosques in the troubled port of M
WASHINGTON: President Barak Obama’s announcement of immigration changes that will protect nearly 5 million people living in the US illegally from deportation has infuriated Republicans, but has also l
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