Oil prices up after upbeat Chinese data, Syria bombing

Oil prices rose in Asia Thursday in response to better-than-expected Chinese manufacturing data and after the United States said it had led bombing raids against jihadists in crude producer Syria, analysts said.

US confirms American carried out Syria suicide bombing

An American fighting for a hardline Islamist group carried out a deadly suicide bombing, US officials said Friday, in the first such case in the war.

Over 100 killed as Syria`s Aleppo bombed for third day

Syrian aircraft pounded rebel-held areas of Aleppo for a third day, with hospitals reportedly overwhelmed as more than 100 people have been killed in the bombing.

Ten killed, 66 injured in fresh Syria bombing

At least 10 people were killed and 66 others wounded when a booby-trapped car ripped through a busy square in a suburb of the Syrian capital, state media reported.

Indian-origin British doctor dies in Syria bombing on hospital

A 26-year-old Indian-origin doctor has been killed in strife-torn Syria as he treated wounded civilians at a makeshift hospital, the British media reported on Tuesday.

Blast kills 13 as Obama, Putin talk on Syria chemical arms

At least 13 people were killed and 70 wounded when a car bomb went off Tuesday in the heart of the Syrian capital Damascus in front of the old headquarters of Syria`s Interior Ministry, the state-TV said.

Bombing `kills 15, including 9 children, in Aleppo`

Nine children were among at least 15 people killed in an air strike on a majority Kurdish district in the Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday, a watchdog said.