Sun, 24 Feb 2019

Egyptian justice system heavily reliant on torture, says OHCHR

Fifteen death row inmates have been executed in Egypt so far this month despite claims from many that they were ...

What is next for Iraq?

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Large portions of the Islamic State in Iraq have been either killed, captured or forced underground over ...

Blast in Syrian city kills 5 bomb disposal experts

DAMASCUS, Syria - Five bomb disposal experts have been killed in a targeted attack in Syria. A car laden with ...

Jussie Smollett granted bail, accused of staging attack on himself

CHICAGO, Illinois - U.S. actor Jussie Smollett was granted bail on Thursday after appearing in a Chicago court charged with ...

Apartment buildings and warehouses destroyed in deadly fire in Dhaka

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Scores of people have died tragically in a fire that has ripped through apartment buildings, a restaurant ...

Trump bashes socialism, extends support for violence-hit Venezuela

Washington D.C. [USA], Feb 24 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Saturday slammed socialism, extending his support to the people ...

Maduro stands firm despite further military defections, violence

Caracas [Venezuela], Feb 24 (ANI): Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro has reaffirmed that he is still "governing" the nation and ...

Congress objects to India's participation at OIC

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Congress on Saturday has expressed surprise that the central government was "euphoric" about being ...

Cunning Pak military planned Pulwama attack: MQM chief Altaf Hussain

London [UK] Feb 23 (ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) founder leader Altaf Hussain has called the Pulwama terror attack a ...

Rouhani Vows Greater Efforts to Promote Knowledge-Based Firms

The Iranian president has pledged that his government will invest greater efforts in supporting the growth of Iranian knowledge-based companies, ...

Iran Warns Of 'Options' To Neutralize U.S. Oil Sanctions

A senior Iranian official has said Tehran has many options to neutralize the reimposition of U.S. sanctions on its oil ...

Hockey India names core probables for women's national camp

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Hockey India on Saturday named the 33-member core probables list for the upcoming senior ...

Numsa backs 'naturally superior' Caster Semenya

The National Union of Mineworkers of South Africa has come out in support of South African athlete Caster Semenya, declaring ...

Iran May Leave JCPOA If People Want So: FM Zarif

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the Islamic Republic will withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal if the majority ...

Hijabs & Harassment: How Iran Soured Its 'Sisters' On The Revolution

Forty years ago, Iranian women and girls of various political and social stripes helped to bring on Iran's 1979 revolution ...

Indians will look to finetune mechanism in Aussie T20Is

By Priya Nagi Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Feb 23 (ANI): India did not lose a series in Australia but could ...

India has the potential to emerge as $10 trillion economy: Modi

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday that India has the potential to emerge ...

FIFA bans Chelsea for breaching transfer rules

Zurich [Switzerland], Feb 23 (ANI): The FIFA disciplinary committee has banned the English Premier League club Chelsea from signing players ...

Jaitley mocks Congress for signing up surgical strike hero DS Hooda

New Delhi [India], Feb 23 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday took a jibe at the Congress party over ...

Radical new Springbok contracting model gets green light

Cape Town - Dozens of home-based players will be taken into Springbok succession planning next year as part of a ...

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Teenage boys and young men mutilated and murdered by police in Congo

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of Congo - Security forces in the  Democratic Republic of Congo  summarily killed at least 27 young ...

Egyptian justice system heavily reliant on torture, says OHCHR

Fifteen death row inmates have been executed in Egypt so far this month despite claims from many that they were ...

What is next for Iraq?

BAGHDAD, Iraq - Large portions of the Islamic State in Iraq have been either killed, captured or forced underground over ...

Blast in Syrian city kills 5 bomb disposal experts

DAMASCUS, Syria - Five bomb disposal experts have been killed in a targeted attack in Syria. A car laden with ...

Jussie Smollett granted bail, accused of staging attack on himself

CHICAGO, Illinois - U.S. actor Jussie Smollett was granted bail on Thursday after appearing in a Chicago court charged with ...

Apartment buildings and warehouses destroyed in deadly fire in Dhaka

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Scores of people have died tragically in a fire that has ripped through apartment buildings, a restaurant ...

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