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Maoist rebels blow up bus in India, 5 killed

In central India's poll-bound Chhattisgarh state, the Maoists rebels stuck in Dantewada region on Thursday, blowing up a bus, killing at least five, including a security personnel, of ...

Pakistan: Asia Bibi freed from jail

Islamabad: In a significant development,  a Pakistani Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row has been freed from prison.

US midterm polls: Democrats gain control in House of Representatives, Republicans hold Senate

Washington: In a setback for US President Donald Trump, the Democrats are making their way to gain control in the House of Representatives as the results of the US midterm polls are pouri ...

Six held in 'attack' plot against French President Emmanuel Macron

Paris: France has arrested six people over suspicion of planning to attack country's President Emmanuel Macron, media reports said on Wednesday.

12 newborn babies die in Afghanistan hospital

Kabul: At least 12 newborn babies died under mysterious circumstances at a hospital in Afghanistan's Panjsher province, media reports said on Monday.

Afghanistan: Military helicopter crashes, several feared dead

Kabul: Several people are feared to have died after a  military helicopter crashed in Afghanistan's western Farah province on Wednesday, media reports said.

Afghanistan: Kabul prison bombing leaves six killed

Kabul: A suicide bomber targeted a vehicle carrying employees of Pul-i-Charkhi prison in Afghanistan on Wednesday which left at least six people killed, media reports said on Wednesday.

US mob boss killed in West Virginia prison

Boston:  Boston gangster James "Whitey" Bulger was found dead in US federal prison in West Virginia, media reports said on Wednesday.

Bangladesh: Khaleda Zia jailed in Zia Charitable Trust graft case

Dhaka:  BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia and three others, including Harris Chowdhury, former political secretary to the then PM, have been sentenced to seven years’ rigorous impris ...