Yemeni forces free eight hostages, kill seven kidnappers

Yemeni security forces freed seven Yemeni hostages and one foreigner in a special operation in which seven al Qaeda kidnappers were also killed, the country`s supreme security committee said.

Conjoined Tanzanian twins Saba, Farah separated after rare surgery

In a rarest of rare surgeries, medical surgeons at the Apollo Specialty Hospital in Chennai separated nine-month-old conjoined Tanzanian twins, Saba and Farah on December 16 after an 18-hour-long surgery.

Armed Filipinos elusive after Malaysian assault

Malaysian security forces battled a group of Filipino intruders in the rugged terrain of Borneo after they escaped a military assault with fighter jets and mortar fire on their hideout, police said.

Hope for conjoined Patna twins after SC ruling

Doctors say Saba and Farah will have to undergo a series of surgeries before they can be separated.