World Breaking News, Latest International News, World News Headlines, World Wide News: ZeeNews
Boy, 4, killed by Israeli tank fire in northern Gaza: Medics

Boy, 4, killed by Israeli tank fire in northern Gaza: Medics

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:48

Israeli tank fire killed a four-year-old boy in the northern Gaza Strip on Monday in the first death since the two sides began observing an unofficial lull, Palestinian medics said. 

Muslims mark sombre Eid in bloodied Gaza

Muslims mark sombre Eid in bloodied Gaza

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:46

The end of a month of fasting was supposed to be a time to celebrate for Abeer Shamali. But instead, she spent the Muslim Eid feast at the grave of her teenage son.

Russia says hopeful Malaysia jet crash investigation will be objective

Russia says hopeful Malaysia jet crash investigation will be objective

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:41

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Monday Moscow was hopeful an investigation into a downed airliner over eastern Ukraine would be objective and respect a presumption of innocence.

Iraq Army kills 17 in anti-jihadist raid: Doctor, tribal head

Iraq Army kills 17 in anti-jihadist raid: Doctor, tribal head

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:36

An Iraqi government raid on jihadist targets in a flashpoint town southwest of Baghdad killed 17 people on Monday, including at least three civilians, medical and tribal sources said.

China`s Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions: Study

China`s Xi approaches Mao in state media mentions: Study

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:30

Chinese President Xi Jinping`s name has graced the pages of the Communist Party`s flagship newspaper more frequently than any other leader since founding father Mao Zedong, according to researchers.

Iraq Army kills 17 in anti-jihadist raid: Doctor, tribal head

Iraq Army kills 17 in anti-jihadist raid: Doctor, tribal head

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:28

An Iraqi government raid on jihadist targets in a flashpoint town southwest of Baghdad killed 17 people on Monday, including at least three civilians, medical and tribal sources said.

Thai protest leader denies murder charge over `Red Shirt` crackdown

Thai protest leader denies murder charge over `Red Shirt` crackdown

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:27

The firebrand leader of months-long street protests which preceded Thailand`s latest coup appeared in court Monday to deny a murder charge over a bloody crackdown on opposition "Red Shirt" supporters four years ago.

North Korea threatens nuclear strike on White House

North Korea threatens nuclear strike on White House

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 15:25

A top-ranking North Korean military official has threatened a nuclear strike on the White House and Pentagon after accusing Washington of raising military tensions on the Korean peninsula.

Three killed, five missing in flash flood in China

Three killed, five missing in flash flood in China

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 14:33

At least three persons were killed and five others left missing in a flash flood that struck southwest China`s Yunnan province today, local officials said.

Islamist militants kill 18 civilians in Philippines

Islamist militants kill 18 civilians in Philippines

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 14:30

Islamist militants in the Philippines killed 18 people on Monday in revenge for their clan`s support of government efforts to bring stability to the resource-rich region and the military warned of more bloodshed.