US releases military aid to Egypt, cites national security

President Barack Obama today released military aid to Egypt that was suspended after the 2013 overthrow of the government, in an effort to boost Cairo's ability to combat the extremist threat in the region.

Bangladeshi national beaten to death on suspicion of theft

A Bangladeshi national was beaten to death by villagers suspecting him to be an autorickshaw lifter at a border village in Sipahijala district, about 45 km from here on Friday, police said.

Indian held for running drug racket in Malaysia

An Indian national has been arrested with three accomplices during an anti-drugs operation in Malaysia, police said Tuesday.

Kyrgyzstan national charged with hampering Boston bombing probe

U.S. officials on Friday charged a Kyrgyzstan national who bought dinner for the accused Boston Marathon bombers the night of the attack with interfering with the investigation into the deadly bombing.

Recent scams a national shame: Lord Swraj Paul

Lord Swraj Paul, the Britain-based
NRI business magnate, said scams that have recently come to
light "do not make any Indian proud" and called corruption
a "national shame".

Lankan national posing as Keralite arrested at Delhi airport

A Sri Lankan national, against
whom a look-out-circular has been issued, was arrested at the
airport here while he was allegedly trying to fly to Moscow
posing as a Keralite, police said on Friday.

PoK national dies during stay in J&K

A senior citizen of PoK died due to asthama during his stay at a relative`s house in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir,
official sources said.

Indian national injured in police firing

An Indian national was injured
when police opened fire to retaliate attack by jewellery
traders who were protesting an operation by local police to
stop illegal trading of precious stones.

Afghan national arrested for staying illegally in Nagpur

An Afghan national was arrested for allegedly staying in the city without valid documents for the last 17 years, police said.

Pak national repatriated to Pakistan

A Pakistani national, who crossed
over inadvertently into Indian Territory and was arrested by
the BSF troops, was repatriated to
Pakistan along the Indo-Pak border in Jammu district, BSF
officials said.

US woman raped in Hyderabad, manhunt launched

A 30-year-old US national was raped at her residence in the posh Banjara Hills locality, police said Wednesday.

Indian national jailed for molesting hotel trainee

An Indian national who molested a young hotel trainee was sentenced to a week`s jail and fined USD 2,100 here Thursday.

Pak national arrested near IB in Jammu

A Pakistani national was arrested by security forces near the International Border (IB) in Pallanwalla sector in Jammu district, police said here Thursday.

National Communal Harmony Awards announced

Noted Sanskrit scholar Mohammad Hanif Khan Shastri and Rajasthan-based Centre for Human Rights Social Welfare have been selected for the National Communal
Harmony Awards for 2009.

Pak national gets 6-yr RI for opening fire at search party

A Delhi court on Friday sentenced a
Pakistani national to six years rigorous imprisonment for
opening fire at the police and Army personnel in an encounter
during search operation in Jammu and Kashmir in 2004.

Belgian-Israeli dual nationals sue Hamas

Five Belgians living in Israel
filed a complaint here on Friday against the Hamas rulers of Gaza,
saying militant rocket fire into Israel had violated their
human rights.

National consensus needed for Muslim reservation: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today told a group of Muslim MPs, who met him with a demand for reservation for the community, that a broad national
consensus was needed for a decision on the issue.

CPI (M) wants floods be declared a national calamity

The politburo of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) has demanded that the floods in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka be declared a national calamity.

Two-day national mourning in Guinea after stadium bloodbath

Guinea on Wednesday banned "subversive" gatherings as it announced two days of national mourning after troops killed at least 157 people in a brutal crackdown on an opposition rally, rights activists said.

Greek national abducted in Pakistan

A Greek national has been abducted in Pakistan`s North West Frontier Province by unidentified gunmen who shot dead his bodyguard, reports said Tuesday.