Dozens of Nepal doctors arrested for false papers

KATHMANDU: In a nationwide crackdown on medical charlatans, Nepalese police have arrested 53 people for allegedly working as doctors with fake credentials or false...

Nepali guards among 23 killed in Afghan blasts – Kabul attack hits minibus with...

KABUL: A busload of Nepali security guards were among 23 people killed in a string of bombings across Afghanistan yesterday, days after Washington expanded...

Iran inks deal to buy 100 Boeing planes

TEHRAN: Iran said yesterday it has reached an agreement with American aerospace giant Boeing to purchase 100 aircraft to renew its ageing fleet, though...

2 workers killed in UAE nuclear plant accident

DUBAI: A state-owned newspaper has reported that two workers have been killed while building the first nuclear power plant in the United Arab Emirates. The...

Protesters rally against US military on Okinawa – Anger over GIs’ violent crimes

NAHA, Japan: Tens of thousands rallied yesterday on the Japanese island of Okinawa to protest against the heavy US military presence and violent crimes...

Taleban send abused boys to attack checkpoints – Child sex slaves kill Afghan police

TARIN KOT, Afghanistan: The Taleban are using child sex slaves to mount crippling insider attacks on police in southern Afghanistan, exploiting the pervasive practice...

Man charged with rape after receiving ‘gift’ of US teen

NEW YORK: The authorities in Pennsylvania have charged a man with raping a teenage girl with whom he fathered two children after receiving her...

Iraqi camps overwhelmed as residents flee Fallujah

BAGHDAD: Iraqi government-run camps struggled yesterday to shelter people fleeing Fallujah, as the military battled Islamic State militants in the city's northern districts. Prime...

Brexit: How Europe fell out of love with the EU

SCHENGEN, Luxembourg: When the ceiling fell in recently at the European Museum in the tiny Luxembourg village of Schengen, the local mayor was quick...

Spain joins forces with Bollywood to boost tourism

Spain is coaxing Indian moviemakers to use its colourful fiestas and historic monuments as settings for their films, in a move to grab a...

UK MP’s killer rants at ‘traitors’ in court – ‘Death to traitors’, MP murder...

LONDON: The man charged with murdering British lawmaker Jo Cox gave his name as "death to traitors, freedom for Britain" when he appeared in...

Husband murdered in a rare male ‘honor killing’ in Pakistan

MULTAN: A man's throat was slit by relatives of his wife who disapproved of their marriage in the latest 'honor killing' to hit Pakistan,...

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