Liberation of Iraq's Mosul must be followed by dialogue: United Nations

The United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) said that the liberation of Iraqi city of Mosul from the Islamic State (IS) must be followed by genuine dialogue, a UN spokesman said.

Oct 19, 2016, 09:04 AM IST

Bae, the longest-held US prisoner in North Korea

A South Korean-born missionary detained by North Korea just over two years ago, Kenneth Bae was the US citizen who languished the longest in the totalitarian state`s jails.

Nov 09, 2014, 04:24 AM IST

Fury at plan to turn French daily into `social network`

Journalists at France`s third-biggest national newspaper, Liberation, are reacting with fury at a surprise plan by the owners to try to turn around the struggling daily by transforming it into a "social network".

Feb 10, 2014, 03:11 AM IST

Paris gun attack: Suspected shooter Abdelhakim Dekhar arrested

French police on Wednesday finally managed a breakthrough in their pursuit of the elusive `mystery shooter` who had been on the run since Monday`s shooting incident.

Nov 21, 2013, 14:11 PM IST

Huge hunt for Paris gunman, victim critical but `better`

A huge manhunt was under way in Paris on Tuesday for a lone gunman who shot and critically wounded a newspaper photographer in his office before opening fire outside a bank headquarters and hijacking a car.

Nov 19, 2013, 15:43 PM IST

Paris gun attack: Photographer hit, shooter on the run

A manhunt was launched on Monday to nab a gunman who shot at the office of French newspaper, Liberation, seriously injuring a 27-year-old photographer.

Nov 18, 2013, 20:54 PM IST