Indian police arrest 21 after cow ‘slaughter’ violence – Modi’s reform push faces crunch...

NEW DELHI: Indian police have arrested 21 men after a mob thrashed two Muslims suspected of slaughtering a cow and set fire to some...

N Korea ready for ‘any’ US war, leader tells parade – Kim presides over...

PYONGYANG: North Korea's leader Kim Jong-Un said yesterday his country could fight any war provoked by the United States, as he presided over a...

IS at outskirts of Aleppo despite Russia air strikes – ‘Warplanes hit 60 terrorist...

BEIRUT: Islamic State group fighters advanced yesterday to the outskirts of Syria's second city Aleppo, despite 10 days of Russian air strikes that Moscow...

Australian mullah tells violent Muslims to leave the country – ‘We do not need...

SYDNEY: The leader of the Sydney mosque attended by a 15-year-old who killed a police worker has called for an end to violent extremism,...

Jesters arrested for jokes get serious for elections; The one subject they refuse to...

MANDALAY: During Myanmar's darkest days of dictatorship, the Mustache Brothers' brazen, sarcastic stabs at military leaders won them nationwide notoriety, and fans. While the...

North Korea gears up for anniversary celebration; Marking 70th anniversary of nation’s ruling party

PYONGYANG: With the international media, foreign guests and ethnic Koreans from around the region descending on their capital, North Koreans are being mobilized en...

Ferdinand: Filipinos do not care about father’s abuses

MANILA: The son of late strongman Ferdinand Marcos said yesterday that Filipinos are no longer concerned about human rights abuses committed under his father's...

French PM jokes with robots during Japan visit

TOKYO: Robots have already begun taking the place of workers in a host of industries but how long before they replace politicians? That was...

Australia shooting ‘an act of terrorism’: PM – ‘It was a cold-blooded murder, targeting...

SYDNEY: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said yesterday that a Sydney attack in which a 15-year-old gunman shot dead a civilian police employee appeared...

Japan PM new slogan stirs memories of wartime rhetoric

TOKYO: A new slogan adopted by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and meant to show that all Japanese will benefit from economic growth is raising...

Fresh blast rocks southern Chinese town: State media

BEIJING: A fresh explosion rocked a southern Chinese town yesterday, one day after 17 parcel bombs killed at least seven and wounded scores in...

China buying Tibet’s loyalty, hopes to alter local minds – ‘The strategy for Tibet...

LHASA: Ji Yunpeng misses hotpot dinners with his wife and daughter back in Beijing and fights insomnia caused by the high altitude in the...

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