Category: World

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Second Hong Kong WW2 bomb in a week sparks evacuation

A second wartime bomb was discovered at a construction site in the heart of Hong Kong within a week, prompting ...

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Indonesia traffickers sold crocs, pythons on social media

A group of suspected animal traffickers have been arrested in Indonesia for selling crocodiles, pythons and other protected species through ...

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Afghan spy chief visits Pakistan in wake of Kabul attacks

Afghanistan’s intelligence chief visited Pakistan Wednesday, officials said, at a time when tension between the neighbors is simmering over accusations ...

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Teen killed in Turkey by rockets from Syria

A 17-year-old girl was killed in a Turkish border town Wednesday by rockets launched from Syria, officials said, as Turkey ...

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Egypt’s leader serves opposition parties with stern warning

Egypt’s president has given a thinly veiled but stern warning to opposition politicians calling for a boycott of presidential elections ...

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Bahrain sentences 58 on terrorism charges

A court in Bahrain Wednesday sentenced 58 people on terrorism charges, condemning two of them to death and stripping citizenship ...

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Turkey, Russia agree to establishing posts in Idlib

Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to step up efforts to form observation posts in ...

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Eurozone inflation falls despite buoyant economy

The eurozone economy may be enjoying its best growth in a decade but there are few signs that’s fueling inflation. ...

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Iran president: People will support the Islamic Republic

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Wednesday that the people of Iran will continue supporting the Islamic Republic despite foreign pressure. ...

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Rape-accused preacher Tariq Ramadan held in Paris

French police Wednesday detained prominent Swiss Muslim preacher Tariq Ramadan, a legal source said, months after two women filed rape ...