Former Pakistan cricketer Wasim Akram narrowly escaped shots fired at his car and though several reports in Pakistan claim that it was a clash between two rival gangs in Pakistan, it is questionable on whether it was a planned attack or not.
Pakistan cricket community on Wednesday strongly condemned the attack on former captain Wasim Akram and called on the government to immediately apprehend the culprits involved in firing on the legendary pacer.
Several beaches on the east coast of Australia were closed today after fresh shark sightings as authorities warned swimmers to be vigilant following an attack that left a surfer with serious arm and leg injuries.
The website where friends of the Tennessee shooting suspect said he had purchased guns before last week`s attack denied on Thursday that it was in the business of selling weapons, saying it instead offered "a free speech forum."
An angry crowd hurling stones and plastic bottles forced Serbia`s premier to flee a ceremony Saturday marking the 20th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre of some 8,000 Muslims in Bosnia, Europe`s worst atrocity since World War II.
Suspected Boko Haram militants gunned down 48 Muslim worshippers in two northeastern Nigerian villages, witnesses and a lawmaker said Thursday, shortly after some 100 people in the same region died in a similar attack.
Scores of police and soldiers patrolled Chad`s capital N`Djamena on Tuesday, a day after twin suicide bombings blamed on Boko Haram jihadists killed 24 people and wounded more than 100 in the first such attacks in the city.
Eleven Somali al Shabaab militants and two Kenyan soldiers were killed when the al Qaeda-linked fighters attacked a military base in Kenya`s northern coastal Lamu County close to the Somali border on Sunday, a local official said.
Up to 80 US military advisors arrived in Iraq`s western province of Anbar to train Iraqi forces and Sunni tribal fighters on Saturday, while suicide car bombers and an air strike against the Islamic State (IS) militants killed 41 people across the volatile province, a provincial official and a security source said.