Ukraine signs EU deal, Poroshenko calls it `most important day since independence`

Ukraine`s new leader on Friday signed a landmark EU pact that drew immediate threats of retaliation by Russia in its standoff over the ex-Soviet country`s future with the West.

Israeli air forces strike military sites in Gaza

Israeli air force carried out a number of airstrikes in the Gaza Strip Sunday, destroying military sites of Palestinian military groups, security sources said.

Syria activists brave war to watch World Cup

Young Syrian opposition activists living with the constant dangers of more than three years are war are braving bombardment by government forces and jihadists` threats to watch their favourite World Cup teams.

Fears of backlash in UK over action against Birmingham schools

The British city of Birmingham is bracing for a possible Muslim backlash as five of its schools were put under "special measures" over extremist threats.

Bergdahl describes harsh treatment, solitary confinement: US officials

US Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl suffered harsh treatment at the hands of his Taliban captors, including long periods of solitary confinement, according to US military officials who also said the soldier was struggling emotionally and had not yet called his parents.

FBI investigates threats against Bergdahl family

US authorities are investigating threats against the family of former Taliban prisoner Bowe Bergdahl.

Bowe Bergdahl`s father receives death threats: Police chief

The father of Bowe Bergdahl, the Idaho soldier released from captivity in a controversial prisoner swap with the Taliban, has received emailed death threats that authorities are investigating, an Idaho police chief said on Saturday.

New body to address external, internal threats to China: Xi

China will have a new national security agency to address both internal and external threats facing the country, President Xi Jinping announced on Friday.

Ex-bodyguard warns Prince Harry about assassination threats

Prince Harry`s former bodyguard has warned him about threats of assassination.

Man alleges threat by local mine mafia, asks Guv to end life

A man, who was allegedly getting threats by local mining mafia, has requested the Rajasthan Governor to allow him to end his and family members` lives.

Taliban threats are to sabotage elections: Pak Minister

The threats from the Taliban and other militant groups to political parties are part of a "very organised campaign" to sabotage Pakistan`s landmark general election, Information Minister Arif Nizami said on Monday.

UN has no plan to pull out staff from North Korea

The UN has no plan to pull its staff out of North Korea, and it is studying warnings from Pyongyang amid rising nuclear tensions on the Korean peninsula, UN spokesman Martin Nesirky said.

Irish teen charged with threatening Guyana leader

An Irish teenager has been charged with threatening to shoot and kill the president of Guyana during an alcohol-fuelled conversation with bodyguards of the South American country`s leader.

South Korea on guard following North threats

N Korea has warned of retaliation for anti-Pyongyang slogans displayed by Seoul`s frontline troops.

Arunachal not to bow down to insurgent threats

Arunachal Pradesh government
on Friday asserted that it would not be cowed down by any threat
from insurgent outfits to the democratically elected
government.

Four Israeli diplomatic missions closed due to threats

Israel`s Foreign Ministry has temporarily closed four diplomatic missions.

Gentlemen don`t issue threats, Cong to Jaganmohan

Congress sought to call the bluff of YS Jaganmohan Reddy who has said its government in Andhra Pradesh is continuing as being a gentleman he has not asked MLAs supporting him to resign, saying gentlemen do not issue threats.

Anti-Sikh riots Witness alleges getting threats

A woman witness in 1984 anti-Sikh riots alleged before a Delhi court that she and her mother had received threats for being outspoken about the incident.

Brazil investigates threats against new President

A series of messages posted on Twitter call for the death of Dilma Rousseff.

Threats were received on Chinese PM’s visit: Malik

Pak President and PM appreciated security arrangements during Wen`s visit.