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MQM leader Mohammad Anwar’s bail extended

LONDON: Senior Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader, Mohammed Anwar’s, bail in a money-laundering case was extended on the ‘same terms’ until a date in February 2016. Earlier, Anwar appeared before the Metropolitan Police investigators...

Abbas opposes ‘escalation’ with Israel as Al-Aqsa prayers restrictions lifted

JERUSALEM: Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas said Tuesday he wanted to avoid a violent escalation with Israel as Israeli police lifted restrictions on worship at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound in an apparent bid to ease...

Shiv Sena warns of protest if Ghulam Ali’s concert in Mumbai not cancelled

MUMBAI: Extremist Hindu party Shiv Sena on Wednesday demanded to cancel concert in Mumbai featuring legendary Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali. The supporters of Shiv Sena while protesting stated that they don’t want to...

Women suicide bombers kill 13 in Nigerian mosque, govt residential area

DAMATURU: Two women suicide bombers killed 15 people, including themselves, early Wednesday in northeast Nigeria at a mosque in the compound of a government workers' housing estate and at another location there. In a...

MSF demands international probe into Kunduz air strike

Geneva: The MSF charity demanded Wednesday the opening of an international fact-finding investigation into a deadly US air strike on a hospital it was running in the Afghan city of Kunduz. "We cannot rely...

EU military operation against migrant traffickers begins

Rome: A military operation to catch migrant traffickers begins Wednesday, with European warships patrolling international waters in the Mediterranean to arrest smugglers dubbed the "mafia of the sea". The European Union´s foreign policy chief...

No foreign aid agencies left in Afghanistan’s Kunduz: UN

GENEVA: All international aid organisations have left the embattled Afghan city of Kunduz following a United States (US) air strike on a hospital run by medical charity Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) amid heavy fighting,...

Nearly 700 killed by dengue in Brazil: health officials

Rio de Janeiro: Health officials in Brazil said Tuesday a record 693 people have died so far this year after contracting dengue fever, the deadly mosquito-borne disease running rampant across Central and South America....

Afghan hospital ‘mistakenly struck’; strike decision made within U.S. chain of command: general

WASHINGTON: The deadly air strike that hit a hospital in the Afghan city of Kunduz was a mistake made within the U.S. chain of command, the American commander of international forces in Afghanistan said...

‘Islamist bomb expert’ killed in Bangladesh police search

DHAKA: An 'explosives expert from a banned Islamist group' was killed in Bangladesh on Tuesday when he detonated a device while security forces searched for weapons in one of the group's hideouts, police said....

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