Kabul: At least five policemen were killed in Afghanistan's Zabul province by Taliban insurgents. more
Florida school shooting kills 17, suspect taken into custody

Florida: A 19-year-old man opened fire at a high school campus in Parkland area of the US on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, media reports said.

Pakistan declares Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed a terrorist

New Delhi: Hafiz Saeed, the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack mastermind and one of the most wanted by India and the US, has been declared a terrorist by Pakistan, media reports said.

New York Attorney General sues Harvey Weinstein

New York: At the end of an investigation into inappropriate sexual conduct, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has filed a lawsuit against American film producer Harvey Weinstein ...

Canada not ready for driverless cars yet, Senate report says

Ottawa: Senate Committee on Transportation and Communication reported last week that Canada was not prepared for the driverless cars, media reports said.

Uzbek nationals among 14 ISIS militants killed in Jawzjan airstrikes

Kabul: At least 14 militants affiliated with the Islamic State terror group were killed in the latest airstrikes conducted northern Jawzjan province of Afghanistan.

CMA wants Health Canada, not industry, to design marijuana labelling

Ottawa: Designing marijuana packaging and product labelling --  an important way to educate consumers, especially young people about the risks of using marijuana- should be left to f ...

Singapore government tells citizens to avoid travelling to Maldives

Singapore City: The Singapore government has urged all its citizens to avoid travelling to Maldives, as the latter is undergoing a state of emergency amid severe political crisis.

At least 10 Taliban militants join peace process in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least 10 Taliban militants gave up their weapons and joined the government initiated peace process in Afghanistan.

Chinese citizen shot dead in Karachi

Islamabad: A Chinese citizen was shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi on Feb 5, media reports said.