Cameron bows to pressure to take in more refugees – Move to improve lives...

LISBON: Prime Minister David Cameron agreed yesterday that Britain would take in "thousands more" Syrian refugees, after an outpouring of emotion over the image...

IS blows up famed tower tombs at Syria’s Palmyra – Tower tombs were symbols...

DAMASCUS: Islamic State group jihadists have blown up several of ancient Palmyra's famed tower tombs as they press their demolition of the UNESCO-listed world...

In India, bail demands keep the poor imprisoned for years

LUCKNOW: Sixteen-year-old Suraj Chaudhry has been waiting for most of his life: For lawyers, for justice, for his father's eventual release from the prison...

Two arrested over Bangkok attack unlikely the bomber – Authorities refuse to confirm men’s...

BANGKOK: Thai police yesterday said neither of the two men detained over the deadly Bangkok attack last month were believed to be the main...

Confirmed MH370 wing part won’t change search: Australia – Flaperon has not yielded any...

SYDNEY: Confirmation that a plane part that washed up on a remote island was from missing jet MH370 was useful but would not alter...

Clerk jailed, gay Kentucky couple gets marriage license – ‘I’m hoping that cooler heads...

MOREHEAD: A gay couple emerged from a Kentucky county clerk's office with a marriage license in hand yesterday morning, embracing and crying as the...

Egypt court hands Jazeera reporters three years in jail

CAIRO: An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera reporters to three years in prison yesterday, in a shock ruling that sparked international condemnation. Canadian Mohamed...

Europe migrant crisis brings tragedy by land and sea

VIENNA: Rescue workers counted dozens of victims yesterday from the increasingly desperate tide of humanity sweeping into Europe fleeing war, oppression and poverty. Austrian...

Oil rout forces OPEC to trim price expectations – Gulf delegate says market to...

DUBAI/LONDON: A second oil price rout of 2015 has forced Arab OPEC members to cut their price expectations for this year, showing they are...

Clinton facing fresh worries over emails – ‘I don’t think the campaign has handled...

WASHINGTON: Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing fresh worries among congressional Democrats about her use of a private email account while serving as secretary of...

Thai police chief hails bomber hunt ‘progress’ – Reward for information tripled to three...

BANGKOK: Thailand's police chief yesterday insisted his officers were making "a lot of progress" in the hunt for the Bangkok shrine bomber despite the...

Kim puts troops on war footing with S Korea

SEOUL: North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un put his frontline troops on a war footing yesterday to back up an ultimatum for South Korea to...

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