Massive power outage hits Central America

WASHINGTON: A huge power outage hit Central America on Saturday, causing blackouts from Panama to Costa Rica to Nicaragua, as authorities across the region...

COAS reaches Parachinar after 8 days’ of blast claimed 100 lives and global protests,...

KURRAM AGENCY: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa arrived in Parachinar here on Friday. The military head had to pay a visit to...

Worldwide Al-Quds Day with protest rallies against Israel, US

Millions of people are taking to the streets across Iran and other world countries Friday to show their solidarity with the Palestinians and condemn Israel’s...

US heavily armed, but many ambivalent about it: survey

WASHINGTON: A country armed with nearly one pistol, rifle or shotgun for every citizen, the United States has a worldwide reputation for being gun-crazy. But...

Michigan airport attacker tried to buy gun: FBI

WASHINGTON: The man arrested for stabbing a police officer in the neck at a Michigan airport — in what has been classified as a...

Flash flood warning as Tropical Storm Cindy heads towards US

MIAMI: Weather monitors warned Wednesday of tornados and potentially deadly flash floods as Tropical Storm Cindy in the Gulf of Mexico headed towards the...

Saudi king’s son named crown prince: royal decree

RIYADH: Saudi King Salman on Wednesday named his son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, completing a gradual removal of powers from the previous...

Brussels train station ‘terrorist’ bomber shot dead

BRUSSELS: Belgian soldiers shot and killed a suspected “terrorist” bomber after an explosion rocked a central Brussels train station Tuesday in the latest attack...

Teen raped by six minors in India, flung on railway tracks

A 14-year-old from Bihar faces a long road to recovery after an hours-long ordeal that allegedly saw her get gang-raped by six minors, one...

17-year-old Muslim girl assaulted and killed after leaving Virginia mosque

Police found remains Sunday thought to be those of a missing Virginia teenager who they say was assaulted and disappeared overnight after leaving a...