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15 killed in Kenya university attack, 535 missing

Nairobi:  At least 15 people were killed and over 60 injured by armed assailants who forced their way into a university in northeastern Kenya and opened fire at students early....

Arrest warrant issued against former Pakistan dictator Musharraf in Lal Masjid case

Islamabad: A non-bailable arrest warrant was issued on Thursday against former Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf by a court here for repeatedly failing to appear in the 2007 murder case of....

Pak PM chairs high-level meeting on Yemen crisis

Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today chaired a high-level meeting to discuss Pakistan's role in the Yemen crisis after Saudi Arabia requested military assistance from it to oust Shia rebels.....

Experimental Ebola vaccine found safe and effective

New York: An early-stage human trial has found an experimental Ebola vaccine safe and it also elicited robust antibody responses in all 40 of the healthy adults who received it.....

US pledges support to Nigeria in fight against Boko Haram

Washington : US President Barack Obama on Wednesday pledged continuing US support to Nigeria and its regional partners in the fight against extremist group Boko Haram, a media report said....

Uber driver arrested for trying to rob house of a customer

Los Angeles: An Uber driver was arrested in the US state of Colorado for allegedly trying to rob the house of a woman customer after dropping her to the airport. ....

Palestine becomes full member of International Criminal Court

The Hague: Palestine joined the International Criminal Court (ICC) with full membership on Wednesday after its accession to the Rome Statute went into force, allowing it to file cases of....

Indian-origin lecturer wins top nursing award

Singapore: An Indian-origin woman here will receive an international award for her work in the healthcare sector for women and refugees, becoming the first Singaporean to get the prestigious biennial....

Pakistan must break links with terrorists operating in India, says US experts

Washington: Citing the case of Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attacks, two US experts want the US to push Pakistan to end its selective....

Chinese president to visit Pakistan on April 10

Islamabad: Chinese President Xi Jinping is slated to arrive in Pakistan on April 10 on a two-day official visit, a media report said on Wednesday. Official reports said that during....

Pakistan 8th ‘most dangerous country’ in the world: Report

London: Pakistan has emerged as the world's eighth most dangerous country in a latest analysis of the top 10 danger zones based on terrorist and rebel activity. The IntelCenter's 'Top....

Sikh man attacked in Birmingham, video goes viral; probe on

London: A Sikh man was beaten up in a suspected racial attack in the British city of Birmingham and police have launched an investigation after a video of the assault....