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For injured teens, pediatric trauma centers may be best

Researchers claim that the type or quality of care received by adolescents at pediatric centers is better than at adult centers.

Adolescent trauma patients have lower overall and in-hospital mortality when treated at pediatric trauma centers.

Afghan Hindus, Sikhs: Lost between two worlds

Afghan Sikh children recite the Guru Granth Sahib, in a classroom at a gurdwara in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo: AP)

On a bright day in downtown Kabul, Jagtar Singh Laghmani was in his traditional herb shop when a man turned up, drew a knife and told him to convert to Islam or he would cut his throat.

Infighting in Syria among US-backed anti-ISIS forces


A Free Syrian Army soldier throws a petrol bomb toward Syrian Army positions in Aleppo’s Saif Al Dawle district on October 3, 2012. (Photo: AP)

Over half of Jeremy Corbyn’s team resigns

A wave of legislators from the Opposition Labour Party resigned in protest from leader Jeremy Corbyn’s team on Monday, including his most senior business policy chief who said Mr Corbyn was partly to

Google, Facebook quietly move toward automatic blocking of extremist videos


Some of the web’s biggest destinations for watching videos have quietly started using automation to remove extremist content from their sites, according to two people familiar with the process.

CIA arms for Syria land in black market

Weapons shipped into Jordan for Syrian rebels by the CIA and Saudi Arabia were stolen by Jordanian intelligence operatives and sold to arms merchants on the black market, the New York Times reported,

Hillary Clinton aides slam Donald Trump remark on Brexit effect

Donald Trump (Photo: AFP)

Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign accused Donald Trump on Sunday of caring more about how Britain's historic vote to leave the European Union would benefit his financial bottom line than how it

Potential successors to RBI chief Raghuram Rajan

Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan (Photo:PTI)

The search began after Rajan stunned government officials and investors on June 18 by announcing he would step down .

Pakistan's new military courts challenged over abuse claims

An armed security guard stands outside the Supreme Court of Pakistan. (Photo: AP)

Of the 12 cases that have come before the Supreme Court, the legal arguments have concluded in nine.

Govt shortlists 4 candidates for new RBI governor's post

RBI governor Raghguram Rajan

Three of the four shortlisted are economists and veterans of the central bank with the other the head of the country's largest bank.

British commentators have noted that with Brexit, the UK’s engagement with Europe has come full circle.

Is children accessing the Internet a boon or a bane? It can become a bane if a child is victimised through cyberbullying or faces other kinds of online victimisation.