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Chaos as Eurostar trains halted

Hundreds of migrants poured overnight onto the high-speed railway linking Paris with London near the French port of Calais, stranding thousands of passengers in darkness for hours aboard Eurostar trai

Libya bans Iranians, Pakistanis from entry

Libya's Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni (Photo: AFP/File)

Libya’s internationally recognised administration based in the east has banned Yemenis, Iranians and Pakistanis from entering the divided country, a military statement said on Tuesday.

Gunmen kidnap 18 Turkish in Baghdad’s Sadr City


Gunmen kidnapped at least 18 Turkish employees of a company building a football stadium in Baghdad on Wednesday, officials said, but it was not immediately clear who was holding them.

Thai police closer to cracking blast case

The police claimed significant progress on Wednesday towards finding the mastermind of Thailand’s deadliest attack after an arrested man admitted being near the August 17 shrine blast and fingerprints

$4.1 billion earthquake aid unused

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Nepalese people carry portraits of their loved ones who lost their lives in an earthquake during a rally held to pay tribute to them in Bhaktapur, Nepal, on Wednesday. (Photo: AP)

US sanctions on Russia & China?

The United States is considering sanctions against both Russian and Chinese individuals and companies for cyber attacks against US commercial targets, several US officials said on Monday.

Floyd Mayweather ready to hang up gloves as 'the best ever'

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Floyd Mayweather is a win away from former great Rocky Marciano 49-0 record

Huawei takes aim at Apple, Samsung with Mate S phone

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Apple is also expected to introduce iPhones featuring Force Touch technology next week

Now that defence minister Manohar Parrikar has complained that a murder story is getting more coverage than the 50th anniversary of the 1965 “victory” against Pakistan, in the coming weeks, the Indian

As frenzy over a young girl’s presumed murder three years ago gripped the media, I wracked my brains to think if I had ever met Sheena Bora while visiting my son when he lived in Bandra, Mumbai.