Trump spokesman sparks outcry by comparing Assad to Hitler

WASHINGTON, Jan 12: White House spokesman Sean Spicer triggered an uproar on Tuesday by saying Adolf Hitler did not use chemical weapons. He apologized...

Dozens of Taliban killed in battle for Sangin

Kabul, Dec.24: A local Taliban commander and 50 fighters have been killed in overnight fighting in Sangin in Helmand province, the Afghan interior ministry...

Twin blasts in Turkey kill nine, injure 52

DIYARBAKIR/KIZILTEPE, Aug 11: Bomb blasts in two cities in southeast Turkey killed nine civilians and wounded dozens on Wednesday, security sources said, and blamed...

Erdogan, eyeing greater powers, says Turks voted for stability

ANKARA, Nov 2: A jubilant President Tayyip Erdogan on Monday cast the return of Turkey's Islamist-rooted AK Party to single-party rule as a vote...

Yemen forces cut off Saudi supply line

Yemen’s Ansarullah fighters and allied army units have cut off the main supply route used by invading Saudi Arabian forces between the Aden and...

Indian man carries brother’s dead body on bicycle

ASSAM, Apr 19: An Indian citizen in Majoli village of Assam state was forced to take the dead body of his 18-year-old brother on...

Migrant crisis: Hundreds protest at Hungary station ban

BUDAPEST, Sep 2: Hundreds of migrants protested in front of Budapest's Keleti Railway Terminus for a second straight day on Wednesday, shouting "Freedom, freedom!"...

Bill Gates foundation gives $210 million to Seattle-based university

Microsoft founder Bill Gates through his foundation has donated $210 million to an initiative based at the University of Washington in Seattle aimed at...

Thousands of migrants keep flooding into Germany after exiting Hungary

BUDAPEST/MUNICH, Sep 6: Thousands of migrants streamed into Germany on Sunday, many traveling through Austria from Hungary where they had been stranded against their...

House panels demand White House answers for spying on Netanyahu

Washington, Dec.31: Two committees in the US House of Representatives are set to launch an investigation into reports that Washington has been spying on...