BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian government forces and the Lebanese guerrilla group Hezbollah launched a fierce campaign to seize more rebel territory in the border town of Qusair on Saturday, sources on bot...31 minutes ago
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MOSCOW - Interpol has refused to include UK-based fund manager William Browder on its international search list after deciding that Russia's tax evasion case against him i...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - A suicide bomber blew herself up in car near a police building in Russia's Dagestan region on Saturday, injuring 11 policemen and passers-by, Russian media reported.
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LONDON (Reuters) - British counter-terrorism police arrested a man at the BBC's headquarters after an interviewee said that security services tried to recruit one of ...
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece agreed to change some terms in the planned privatisation of natural gas distributor DEPA, opening the way for Russian energy giant Gazprom
The 400-year-old autograph - at the foot of a deed manuscript for a property in Blackfriars - is one of only six known signatures penned by the bard.May 25, 2013, 5:27 pm
TOKYO (AFP) - A giant statue from Chile's Easter Island on Saturday found a new home in a small tsunami-devastated Japanese town where it will become a symbol for its recovery.May 25, 2013, 5:04 pm
There is no evidence of the 47-year-old princess having participated in the daily business activities of her husband, the court says.May 25, 2013, 4:29 pm
Syria has launched a major attack on the key town of al-Qusayr as most of the opposition expressed disbelief that the regime would attend peace talks.May 25, 2013, 4:22 pm
Gunmen targeting a senior policeman have killed seven officers in a roadside ambush in northwest Pakistan.May 25, 2013, 4:04 pm
TOKYO (AFP) - A Japanese politician who drew fire for calling "comfort women" a wartime necessity has been forced to apologise for suggesting US soldiers in Okinawa visit brothels to vent their violent frustrations.May 25, 2013, 3:46 pm
SEOUL (AFP) - South Korea's press on Saturday expressed scepticism over an apparent offer by North Korea that it was willing to return to six-party nuclear disarmament talks.May 25, 2013, 3:28 pm
ZAMBOANGA, Philippines (AFP) - Twelve people were killed in the Philippines on Saturday as troops clashed with a militant group blamed for the country's deadliest terror attacks, the military said.May 25, 2013, 3:21 pm
LAHORE, Pakistan (AFP) - Sixteen children and a teacher were killed when their school bus caught fire in central Pakistan on Saturday, police said.May 25, 2013, 2:59 pm
NEW DELHI (AFP) - A top Indian industry body has called for legalising sports betting amid a spot-fixing scandal in which cricketers were allegedly paid tens of thousands of dollars by bookmakers in underhand deals.May 25, 2013, 2:27 pm
A gas cylinder blast on a school bus has killed at least 17 children in eastern Pakistan.May 25, 2013, 12:53 pm
WASHINGTON (AFP) - After a landmark visit by Myanmar's leader, the United States is looking to a new phase of greater cooperation to encourage reform with the former pariah state as it runs out of major symbolic steps.May 25, 2013, 11:05 am
Two Afghan civilians, an Afghan police officer and five Taliban insurgents have died in a gun battle to end a Taliban assault on a UN building in Kabul.May 25, 2013, 10:40 am
A man accused of hiding out in Australia while US authorities hunted him for being a co-conspirator of an illegal arms dealer has been extradited.May 25, 2013, 10:07 am
The worldâs largest Lego model, an X-wing starfighter, has landed in New York's Times Square.May 25, 2013, 9:22 am
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