Sep 2, 2014 06:51 PM
The Yemeni president on Tuesday dismissed the Cabinet, firing the prime minister for the first time in two years, while partially reversing an earlier decision to lift fuel subsidies in a bid to end a standoff with Shiite rebels holding anti-government pr
Sep 2, 2014 06:24 PM
Lawyers for Detroit will attempt to convince a federal judge at the city’s bankruptcy trial that its plans to wipe out billions of dollars in debt should be approved, as the trial for the largest public bankruptcy filing in U.S. history begins. Afte
Sep 2, 2014 05:38 PM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi side-stepped a question on his 'expansionist mindset' remark, at an event in Tokyo on Tuesday. "The increasing intimacy between Tokyo and New Delhi will bring at most psychological comfort to the two countries,” China&
Sep 2, 2014 03:52 PM
A Kremlin aide on Tuesday sharply criticised European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso for breaching confidentiality when he quoted President Vladimir Putin as saying Moscow could take over Kiev in two weeks, if it wished. Yuri Ushakov, Mr. Puti
Sep 2, 2014 02:28 PM
An Afghan official said a suicide car bombing has killed three policemen in the eastern Nangarhar province. Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, the spokesman for the provincial governor, said the bomber detonated his explosives-laden vehicle among a group of Afghan secur
Sep 2, 2014 01:42 PM
Govt: Protest is mutiny against Pakistan Pakistan’s parliamentarians held an emergency session on Tuesday over the political crisis roiling the country as thousands of anti-government protesters remained camped out in front of the parliament build
Sep 2, 2014 01:34 PM
A Libyan security official said clashes in the eastern city of Benghazi between Islamists and rival fighters loyal to a renegade general have killed 31 on both sides. The official said early on Tuesday that fierce fighting erupted between Gen Khalifa Hift
Sep 2, 2014 01:26 PM
Amnesty International has accused the militant Islamic State group of carrying out a systematic campaign of mass killings, abductions and ethnic cleansing in northern Iraq that could amount to war crimes. The rights group said the extremists, who in June
Sep 2, 2014 01:22 PM
The Philippine Congress on Tuesday dismissed three impeachment complaints against President Benigno Aquino for lack of evidence.Two said he betrayed public trust with an economic stimulus programme that was ruled unconstitutional by the Supreme Court in J
Sep 2, 2014 12:35 PM
Tunisian authorities said a parliamentarian narrowly escaped assassination by masked men in Kasserine, a city near the Algerian border. Interior Ministry spokesman Mohamed Ali Aroui said six men came to the home of Mohammed Ali Nasri, a member of the Nida
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