World

Quetta attack: COAS Raheel Sharif orders special combing operations across the country

While a heavy contingent of Frontier Corps and police arrived and cordoned off the hospital following the blast. "A full, independent and transparent investig...


Police say missing Hamilton boy drowned, death is not considered criminal

Hamilton police say they believe the death of an 11-year-old boy with disabilities who was the subject of an Amber Alert over the weekend was an accident. Hamil...


Former BSP MLA Swamy Prasad Maurya likely to join BJP today

He was the Leader of Opposition in the Uttar Pradesh Assembly and is regarded as the OBC face. Keeping this strategy in mind, BJP had earlier appointed Phulpur ...


Long sets world record in winning Olympic weightlifting gold

Hsu lifted 100kg in the snatch and 112kg in the clean and jerk for a total of 212kg. Taiwanese weightlifter Hsu Shu-ching secured gold for the women's 53kg ev...


Syrian regime heavily bombs opposition's new gains in Aleppo

Alloush said the rebel groups put in massive efforts and ammunition into the battle, adding that his group- which is strongest near Damascus- had mobilized figh...


Rio 2016: Russian preparations continue for Paralympics - Lukin

IOC spokesman Mark Adams said the difference between the decisions was down to the IPC having to deal with just one paralympic committee in Russia, compared to ...


KM Mani led-Kerala Congress (M) quits UDF; Congress leaders attitude blamed

The party with six legislators has made a decision to quit the Opposition, which is in tatters after the humiliating defeat in the Assembly elections held on 16...


Olympic Games open with colourful ceremony

Pop then took centre stage, as the voice of the favelas, funk, samba, "passinho" and popular Brazilian music filled the air, while breakdance, capoeira and a h...


Iranian nuclear scientist executed for spying for US: judiciary

Mike reported that when Amiri returned home in 2010, he said at a news conference that the "CIA drugged and abducted him" and then "used psychological torture ...


Obama shortens terms for 214 prisoners; 67 had life sentence

That brings the total number of sentences that Obama has commuted to 562, vastly exceeding other recent presidents. It's a continuation of his effort to...


Democracy Debatable as Judge Rejects Third-Party Bid to Share Stage

Mr. Johnson and Ms. But Johnson is much closer to getting in a debate. The Commission on Presidential Debates (CPD), a private organization, controls every ...


Liverpool 4-0 Barcelona

Marko Grujic rounded off the scoring in stoppage time, as the winger grabbed Liverpool's fourth with a well-placed header from 12-yards out. It's because of ...


Erdogan Says Script For Turkey's Coup Was 'Written Abroad'

The failed coup attempt on July 15, 2016, resulted in the deaths of at least 246 people and wounded over 2,200. But she says in the current climate it's hard to...


Italy's Garozzo stuns Massialas, wins gold in men's foil

Enrico Garozzo of Italy won gold with a 15-11 victory over Massialas, holding off a comeback after the American went down 14-7. However, the Italian proved to...


Olympics Rio 2016: Italian Nibali taken to hospital after crash

Jakob Fuglsang of Denmark would finish with the silver while Rafal Majka, who did a valiant job in the lead all day, would bring home the bronze for Poland. Van...


Mark Duggan demonstrators hit the streets of Tottenham

An inquest later found that Duggan, the subject of police surveillance on the August 4, 2011, was lawfully killed despite being unarmed when shot by police on F...


Seattle police department scores 2 out of 8 on body cam policy

In the video several officers are seen pursuing O'Neal through a back garden and over a fence in a residential neighbourhood while several shots ring out. There...


Washington police officer arrested for aiding Islamic State

The 36-year-old USA citizen is the first law enforcement officer charged with attempting to provide material support to a designated terrorist organization, acc...


Cargo plane overshoots runway at Italy's Bergamo airport

However, people driving by did get to click dramatic pictures of Boeing 737 jammed halfway into the road at the end of the runway. After the incident, the a...


Japan protests China's vessels around disputed islands

On the same day, China announced that it has conducted a combat air patrol over the disputed South China Sea to improve its fighting ability. The air force di...


South Africa: Opposition Democratic Alliance beats ANC in key municipality

The two major parties are also locked in a tight race to control the country's largest city, Johannesburg. The next general elections are due in 2019 but Zuma...


Test blow for Ben Stokes

A torn calf muscle could be mean as many six weeks out for Stokes whose importance to the balance of the English side was all too evident in the first Test wher...


London Stabbing Attack Victim Identified as Wife of FSU Professor

Police used a taser and arrested an unidentified 19-year-old Norwegian national of Somali origin near the scene. The police said they received numerous call...


Clashes in Anantnag, Shopian, curfew in many parts of Valley

A senior doctor at the Srinagar's SMHS hospital said that since Friday evening they have admitted around 90 persons with pellet and bullet injuries. As asked ...


2 houses collapse as strong storms pummel New Orleans

Phillip Street. A brief but intense storm pummeled New Orleans on Thursday afternoon, toppling trees and power lines and collapsing at least two abandoned h...


Francis calls for churchmen to tend to the needy

In his address, the pontiff warned against opting "for ease and convenience, for confusing happiness with consumption", because then "we end up paying a high pr...


Jeremy corbyn wants mandatory collective bargaining for larger firms

Mr Corbyn told a meeting of CWU activists that a Labour government would tackle the "injustices" in United Kingdom workplaces, such as banning zero-hours contra...


This time, an adoring He looks on as She accepts nomination

I wanted to write this today and give it to you four years from now. Whatever. I can't remember, so let's pretend like it's brand-new information. First of al...


Hamilton still 'chasing' Rosberg

Rosberg, who started from pole position, came home second ahead of Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull, four-time champion Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari and Dutch teen...


Katy Perry belts 'Rise' and 'Roar' at Democratic convention

Perry, who has been stumping for Clinton since before the primaries, took the stage on the final night of the convention to address the crowd prior to her per...


Journalists Appear in Court in Turkey

The annual meeting of the Supreme Military Council ― chaired by Prime Minister Binali Yildirim and including the top brass ― followed the dishonourable discharg...


Chris Froome cruises to his third Tour de France victory

Chris Froome earned his third Tour de France title after a triumphant finish in Paris on Sunday. Chris Froome's superiority at the Tour de France was unde...


VP candidate Kaine speaks to Missouri Democratic delegates

The Nevada senator said parents were right to worry about children hearing Trump whip up discord, claiming Trump had learned it from watching the Republicans....


Donald Trump: I was being sarcastic with Russia hacking comments

Mr Trump made the remark at a news conference in Miami that allowed him to steal some of the limelight from the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphi...


French ID second church attacker, warning 4 days earlier

One of the hostages at the church, an 86-year-old woman, said Wednesday that the attackers had handed her husband, Guy, a cellphone and demanded that he take ...