Malala calls on world leaders to save Rohingya Muslims

BIRMINGHAM:  Malala Yousafzai, education activist, has called on world influential leaders to stand with the Rohingya Muslims and voiced against their persecution. "I stand with the Rohingyas, and I encourage people everywhere to do...

Turkey election: Erdogan’s dreams of more power shattered

TURKEY: Turkish president Tayyip Erdogan's hopes of assuming greater powers have suffered a serious blow with the ruling AK Party failing to win an outright majority in a parliamentary election, official results show. The...

Saudi-led air strikes kill 44 in attack on Yemeni army compound: agency

SANAA: Saudi-led air strikes killed at least 44 people during an air raid on the main headquarters of the Yemeni army in central Sanaa on Sunday, the Houthi-run state news agency Saba said. The...

Turkey votes in crunch test for Erdogan

ISTANBUL: Turks went to the polls Sunday in the most-closely fought legislative elections since the Islamic-rooted ruling party came to power 13 years ago, in a crucial test for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's plan...

Pakistan, Sri Lanka defence ties discussed

COLOMBO: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif and Commander of the Sri Lankan Army Lieutenant General A.W.J.C De Silva met in Colombo here on Saturday. During the meeting they discussed matters of professional...

Modi in Bangladesh to sign land swap accord

DHAKA: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has started a two-day visit to Bangladesh during which he and his hosts will conclude a landmark land swap agreement to settle a border dispute. India's Parliament has...

Death toll in China cruise ship sinking rises to 331

BEIJING: In China, a total of 331 people have been killed after rescuers lifted the body of a Chinese cruise ship that capsized on the Yangtze river, state media reported Saturday. Authorities gave the...

Former Iraqi foreign minister Tareq Aziz dies

NASIRIYAH: Tareq Aziz, who served as the voice of Saddam Hussein's regime, died in Iraqi hospital Friday aged 79 after many years of poor health as a convicted prisoner, a provincial official said. “Tareq...

NSA expands online spying in search for hackers: report

Washington: President Barack Obama has approved giving the NSA wider powers to spy on Internet traffic in search of computer hacking by foreign governments or others, US media reported Thursday, citing classified documents. The...

HRW urges UN to put Israel on child rights violators list

UNITED NATIONS: Human Rights Watch on Thursday urged United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to add Israel to annual “List of Shame” of children's rights violators, after more than 500 children were killed in the...

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