First, and unbearably, there are the dead.Forty-nine young men and women at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Fla., doing what young men and women everywhere do on a Saturday night — singing, dancing, enjoying...

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An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 shook buildings and caused momentary panic in the Indonesian port city of Padang on Thursday, officials and residents said, but there were no immediate reports of...

FALLUJA:  The Iraqi army stormed to the southern edge of Falluja under US air support on Monday and captured a police station inside the city limits, launching a direct assault to retake one of the main...

Japanese rescuers scoured thick forest today in search of a seven-year-old boy whose parents left him in mountain woods inhabited by bears as a punishment, in a case that has infuriated the public The...

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The US military launched a drone strike against Taliban leader Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, the Pentagon said, dealing a potential blow to the group whose insurgent assaults pose a major obstacle to US hopes...

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WASHINGTON: The United States (US) House of Representatives on Thursday voted 277 to 147 in favour of a defence policy bill seeking to increase restrictions on military aid for Pakistan unless certain...

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Over 200,000 people in Sri Lanka have been hit by torrential rains and flash floods that have killed 11 people while wrecking havoc across the island nation, officials said today. “Nineteen of the...

Islamabad, May 16 — The US, Pakistan, Afghanistan and China will meet here this week to discuss a roadmap for negotiating a peace deal with the Afghan Taliban to end the 15-year insurgency, amid...

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New Delhi/Kolkata, May 16 — BSF has suspended seven of its troops including an officer posted along the Indo-Bangla frontier and ordered a Staff Court of Inquiry into the alleged killing last week...