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Chemical arms probe in Syria stalled...

Chemical arms probe in Syria stalled...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 16 2018

The attack on Douma, in which most experts say chlorine as well as an agent such as sarin were used,...

Sri Lanka arrests ruling party dissident...

Sri Lanka arrests ruling party dissident...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 16 2018

The former sports minister's arrest is seen by senior party members as a blow to the Rajapakse-faction...

Years after hanging, Saddam mystery...

Years after hanging, Saddam mystery...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 16 2018

Some believe one of Saddam's doubles was hanged

White House: US mission in Syria 'has...

White House: US mission in Syria 'has...

World

Mon, Apr 16 2018

Washington says it is determined to “completely crush ISIS”

Trump lashes out at ex-FBI chief in...

Trump lashes out at ex-FBI chief in...

North America

Sun, Apr 15 2018

The excerpts sparked another furious round of tweets by Trump, calling Comey a 'slime ball' and saying...

Chemical probe to begin in Syria after...

Chemical probe to begin in Syria after...

Middle East

Sun, Apr 15 2018

According to US officials, the operation involved three US destroyers, a French frigate and a US submarine...

Syria rebels give up Ghouta in major...

Syria rebels give up Ghouta in major...

Middle East

Thu, Apr 12 2018

According to the Russian military, more than 160,000 people have been evacuated from Eastern Ghouta,...

Zuckerberg unscathed by congressional...

Zuckerberg unscathed by congressional...

North America

Thu, Apr 12 2018

A day earlier Zuckerberg took personal responsibility for the data breach

Afghan district governor among 13 killed...

Afghan district governor among 13 killed...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 12 2018

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the raid in a WhatsApp message to journalists, saying 'more than...

India police investigate BJP lawmaker...

India police investigate BJP lawmaker...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 12 2018

Amnesty India has slammed authorities for their tardy investigation into the case

Seven killed in fighting and protests...

Seven killed in fighting and protests...

South Asia

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The violence comes shortly after 20 people, including four civilians, were killed on a single day earlier...

Defiant Trump warns missiles 'will be...

Defiant Trump warns missiles 'will be...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 11 2018

The air traffic control agency Eurocontrol has also released an alert from the European Aviation Safety...

Malaysia to hold general election on...

Malaysia to hold general election on...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Apr 10 2018

The announcement came after parliament was dissolved at the weekend, setting the stage for one of the...

FBI raids offices, home of Trump's personal...

FBI raids offices, home of Trump's personal...

North America

Tue, Apr 10 2018

At the White House, Trump angrily denounced the raid on 'good man' Cohen

ICC prosecutor seeks to open Rohingya...

ICC prosecutor seeks to open Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Set up in 2002 in The Hague, the ICC is the world's only permanent war crimes court and acts to prosecute...

Trump vows 'forceful' response after...

Trump vows 'forceful' response after...

World

Tue, Apr 10 2018

Russia's ambassador Vassily Nebenzia has warned that the possibility of US military action was "very,...

Brazil's Lula spends first day in prison,...

Brazil's Lula spends first day in prison,...

Latin America

Mon, Apr 9 2018

Lula's imprisonment triggered a barrage of protest from leftist Cuba and Venezuela, both of which denounced...

North Korea ready to discuss denuclearization...

North Korea ready to discuss denuclearization...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Apr 9 2018

Many remain sceptical about whether the planned summit can succeed

France to help Saudi Arabia set up orchestra,...

France to help Saudi Arabia set up orchestra,...

Europe

Mon, Apr 9 2018

In February, Saudi Arabia's General Entertainment Authority (GEA) announced it would stage more than...

France hosts reformist Saudi crown prince...

France hosts reformist Saudi crown prince...

Europe

Sun, Apr 8 2018

A Franco-Saudi cooperation deal to develop Al Ula, a Saudi city richly endowed with archaeological remnants,...

Smiles and slapstick as Rohingya refugees...

Smiles and slapstick as Rohingya refugees...

Bangladesh

Sun, Apr 8 2018

Elephants take the same migratory route, it's in their genetic memory. Now more than 700,000 Rohingya...