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Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Dozens killed in second bus tragedy in three days in Ecuador

QUITO, Ecuador - In what became the second highway tragedy in less than three days in Ecuador, a bus rammed ...

Roadside bomb targets Saudi-backed local Yemeni governor

ADEN, Yemen - A targeting roadside bomb exploded in Yemen's southern city of Aden, targeting the convoy of a local ...

Iran unveils next-generation short-range ballistic missile

TEHRAN, Iran - Amid rising tensions with the U.S., after the country’s President Donald Trump withdrew from the Iran nuclear ...

Patients, staff flee Spanish hospital after it catches fire

MADRID, Spain - A hospital in the Canary Islands was set ablaze by a patient’s relative on Monday night, which ...

Hundreds injured after platform at Spanish festival collapse

MADRID, Spain -  A city in northwestern Spain, which had been hosting a popular annual seaside music festival, witnessed tragedy ...

Largest earthquake ever rocks Alaska’s North Slope

ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer said that Alaska’s North Slope experienced the largest ever earthquake ...

Helicopter crash in Tajikistan leaves five dead

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan - In an incident that left five people dead, a helicopter made a hard landing in the mountains ...

Myanmar hospital fire leads to evacuation of patients

YANGON, Myanmar - A hospital in Myanmar’s Yangon city experienced a tragic incident late on Monday, after the cancer department ...

100 Days: Walking A Fine Line, Armenians Still On 'Revolution' High

Three months after a 'Velvet Revolution' of sorts toppled President Serzh Sarkisian and brought opposition leader Nikol Pashinian to power, ...

Pakistani Lawmakers Elect Khan As Prime Minister

Pakistani lawmakers has voted to elect former cricket star and longtime politician Imran Khan as the country's next prime minister. ...

Ghani Accuses Pakistan of Treating Wounded Taliban Fighters

ISLAMABAD - Afghanistan has alleged hospitals in neighboring Pakistan are receiving and treating Taliban insurgents who had been injured in ...

Turkey Says will Respond if US Imposes more Sanctions

AFP - Turkey on Friday threatened to respond if the United States levied further sanctions over the detention of an ...

UAE all set to host Asia Cup 2018

Mumbai (Maharashtra), Aug 17 (ANI): The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) and the Emirates Cricket Board (ECB), ...

Pakistan delegation arrives in Delhi for Vajpayee's funeral

New Delhi [India] August 17 (ANI): A Pakistani delegation led by acting Law and Information minister Syed Ali Zafar has ...

Afghan President Visits Ghazni After Taliban Assault On City

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has visited the city Ghazni, a week after Taliban fighters launched a surprise attack on the ...

Humanism was Atal ji's signature tune: Kulkarni

Kodagu (Karnataka) [India] August 17 (ANI): Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee wanted to resolve Kashmir problem with humanity, says ...

Police Question Netanyahu About Corruption Allegations

Police have questioned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu as part of their investigation into corruption allegations against him. Police arrived ...

Quick Border Deal Between Kosovo, Serbia Could Ignite Balkans

Talks between Serbia and Kosovo on a possible redrawing of borders largely along ethnic lines are threatening to reignite a ...

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Dozens of children drown as boat sinks in the Nile

KARTOUM, Sudan - In a tragic incident, a boat with over 40 children onboard ran into trouble after the engine ...

Collusion probe blamed for Brennan’s clearance being axed

WASHINGTON, U.S. - Hounded by the intensifying Russia collusion probe being led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller, the U.S. ...

Pakistan’s Independence Day celebrations turn deadly

KARACHI, Pakistan - As Pakistan marked its 72nd Independence Day, several cases of aerial firing recorded across the country left ...

Explosion on Indian oil tanker off Oman, two casualties

MUSCAT, Oman - An Indian oil tanker, MT Desh Vaibhav suffered an explosion off the coast of Oman, with three ...

Kabul student centre attacked, death toll revised to 34

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber struck a student education centre in Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, leaving dozens ...

U.S. slams new sanctions on firms helping North Korea

WASHINGTON, U.S. - In a bid to punish companies that have been providing North Korea with revenue streams in violation ...

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