Taiwan’s Trans-Asia Airways ran an apology on the front pages of five major newspapers Friday, pledging to shoulder the “utmost responsibility” after 48 people died when one of its planes crashed in s
Pakistan on Friday imposed a de-facto mini-martial law in Islamabad for the next three months as Army was called to maintain law and order.“Interior ministry has invoked Article 245 of the Constitutio
A group of 157 asylum-seekers in custody on the high seas for weeks will be taken to Australia and held until consular officials confirm their nationalities, ending a long stand-off, authorities said
The residents of Peshawar have hailed Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s move to turn legendary actor Dilip Kumar’s ancestral house here into a museum though archaeological officials regard the p
Hashish addict Noor Rehman has spent three years chained to a concrete slab covered by insects.
International efforts for a humanitarian ceasefire in Gaza ramped up on Friday, as tensions erupted in the West Bank where five Palestinians were killed by Israeli gunfire.The United States has worked
When Dutch foreign minister Frans Timmermans spoke to his European Union peers of his grief and anger over the downing of a Malaysia Airlines airliner over eastern Ukraine, it was a turning point in
More than 50 Roman Catholic priests in England and Wales have been defrocked for sex abuse since 2001, the Church’s child protection watchdog revealed on Thursday.
Poor weather was the most likely cause of the crash of an Air Algerie flight in the West African state of Mali that killed all 116 people on board, French officials said on Friday.