Category: World

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Rescued French climber leaves Pakistan after peak tragedy

A mountain climber who was rescued from a Himalayan peak where her climbing partner is presumed to have died has ...

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Amnesty says Nigerian air force killed 35 people in raids

Nigerian air raids aimed at stopping herdsmen-farmer clashes killed at least 35 people in December, Amnesty International said Tuesday, describing ...

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Turkish jets hit 8 targets in northern Iraq

The Turkish military struck eight targets in northern Iraq, destroying shelters, hideouts and arsenals that belonged to militants, the state-run ...

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Delegates at Syria peace talks heckle Russian foreign minister

Some delegates at a Syrian peace congress in Russia stood up and heckled Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during a ...

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8,500 Syrians still held in Jordanian no-go camp

About 8,500 Syrians are still locked up behind barbed wire in a no-go section of Jordan’s second-largest refugee camp – ...

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Saudi official says all detainees released from Ritz

A Saudi official said on Tuesday all detainees were released from Riyadh’s Ritz-Carlton hotel, where they were held as part ...

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63M women, girls missing due to India’s preference for boys

A deeply felt preference for boys has left more than 63 million women statistically “missing” across India, and more than ...

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Catalonia postpones vote for new regional head, sticks with Puigdemont

The Catalan parliament speaker said the vote for a new regional head, planned for Tuesday, had been postponed but insisted ...

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IMF chief – Middle Eastern countries must broaden tax bases

Middle Eastern countries should pursue fiscal policies to support growth and build broader tax bases to fund infrastructure projects and ...

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8 month old girl raped in Delhi

An eight-month-old Indian girl was Tuesday recovering in hospital after she was raped at her home in Delhi, the latest ...