The victims of Thursday's attack were returning after performing the Arbaeen in Kerbala, which commemorates the 40th day of mourning for the 7th century AD killing of Imam Hussein, a grandson of the Prophet Mohammad. The blast reportedly occurred as ... More..
In an urgently called meeting of foreign envoys in Dhaka, foreign minister AH Mahmood Ali sought worldwide support to resolve the longstanding challenge including the current crisis situation involving the Rohi...More..
Security forces have killed nearly 70 people in Myanmar's western Rakhine state and arrested some 400 since the lockdown began six weeks ago, according to state media reports, although activists say the number ...More..
United States president-elect Donald Trump pledged Friday to work for a "just, lasting peace " between Israel and the Palestinians, in his first public message on the issue since his upset victory. The United ...More..
The two leaders' discussion of the need to develop U.S. -Russia trade and economic relations was particularly pregnant of change in the worldwide prospects for economic and scientific progress, as well as peace...More..
Andy Murray earned the year-end No. 1 ranking and his first title at the ATP finals on Sunday, beating Novak Djokovic 6-3, 6-4 in the last match of the year. "It has been a fantastic year. It's very special...More..
The martyred soldiers included Captain Taimoor, Havaldar Mushtaq Hussain and Lance Naik Ghulam Hussain. The conflict has killed tens of thousands of people, mostly civilians. It said the Pakistan Army - with ...More..
Please click the button below to manage your account. Read the full New Yorker profile here . Ms Merkel said she expected strong challenges from the left and right fringes of society as Germany has becom...More..
Obama didn't speak with reporters before departing for Peru on Air Force One. The session expanded on lengthy talks he held the day before with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Obama assured that he'll work...More..
Haley met Trump last Thursday in NY, triggering speculation she was being considered for secretary of state, along with former NY mayor Rudy Giuliani. "She became the first woman and the first minority to lead ...More..
Calenda said it was too early to say how the picture could change under Trump's leadership, but in the interests of the countries involved "I think there is the absolute necessity to implement the (nuclear) agr...More..
If only the bracelet brouhaha was the end of it. But since the election, the mayor has spent much of his time challenging Republican President-elect Trump. In June, Turkish media reported that President R...More..
Chartier added, "The Jews of France are French like the Christians of France are French and the Muslims of France are French , except for those who partake in Islamic sectarianism, in Islamic totalitariani...More..
The newspaper reported that Shipp didn't coach the game Missouri lost, 63-37, and was not at practice this week. Major Brian Weimer said Crockett was the only one accused of having marijuana, so he was the only...More..
The president-elect also reversed himself on some controversial campaign positions Tuesday. "I think there is some connectivity ". Bannon rejected the anti-Semitic and racist elements of the alt-right in an ...More..
The Syrian Government refused to grant UN's proposition to establish a self-rule or to have an autonomous administration in exchange for peace in the devastated city of eastern Aleppo. Rebel-held eastern Alepp...More..
Human Rights Watch spoke to 46 relatives and witnesses, who described how security forces took the men from checkpoints, villages, screening centers, and camps for displaced people. The offensive has slowed dow...More..
He also said some refugees have successfully adapted to life on Nauru and built successful businesses. During a September visit to the US, Australia's Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said that talks wer...More..
It is not known what the arrangements will be for families that are now split, with members in Australia and in detention. Turnbull said on Monday the first refugees to be resettled in the USA would not com...More..
Forest Service reports it is monitoring 23 fires just in the state's national forests, primarily in the far western part of the state. "As long as the fires persist, we can expect to see elevated levels of pa...More..
Vox reported on " Gilmore Girls: A Day in the Life " and all about how Sam Phillips took on the new project without hesitation. The series, which was created by Amy Sherman-Palladino, was an appealing blend ...More..
The capture of the base, if confirmed, could be a significant development in the campaign to recapture Mosul, Islamic State's de facto capital since its forces swept through Iraq in 2014 and set up a self-dec...More..
New Zealand has sent military helicopters and navy ships to aid in the rescue, and the U.S. Navy has sent two helicopters and the U.S.S. Sampson naval destroyer. The leaders also discussed the New Zealand eco...More..
The rate in the Seattle-Bellevue-Everett area dropped from 3.9 percent in September to 3.8 percent in October. The low unemployment rate, however, masks the fact that initial estimates show that MA actually...More..
Radebe said this conversation has not taken place at a cabinet level but pledged cabinet's support in efforts to improve the financial management and audit outcomes of the 484 auditees‚ including 196 national a...More..
They have denied seeking it, and will defend their corner at the planned inquiry, their lawyer, Gert van de Merwe, said. The opposition party's effort is likely to encounter the same kind of resistance from t...More..
The two countries have built a "powerful and strong" partnership and they must work together to make it even stronger, he said. This was emphasized at a meeting Wenesday with the Prime Minister of India, Narend...More..
While some parties, such as the German Left, oppose Steinmeier due to his links to the labour market overhaul of the Gerhard Schröder era, the centre-right and centre-left have a majority in the federal convent...More..
Prosecutors are investigating whether Park exerted improper pressure on "chaebol" conglomerate bosses to raise funds for foundations involving a Park friend, Yonhap reported on Sunday. Prosecutors quizzed Chu...More..
Greece's government has hailed Obama's visit - the first official visit of a sitting USA president since a 1999 trip here by Bill Clinton - as being of massive importance. He pushed his formerly small party to ...More..