Washington: The US is looking into reported chlorine gas attack carried out by Islamic State (IS) militants in Iraq, Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday.
"I am not in a position
Brasilia: Just days before Brazil`s presidential election run-off, rightwing news magazine Veja on Friday accused President Dilma Rousseff and predecessor Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva of knowing
Gwembe : At least 20 people, mainly schoolchildren, are believed to have died in Zambia after a boat capsized during celebrations for the nation`s golden anniversary of independence
Sanaa: A US drone strike killed three suspected members of the al Qaeda-linked group near their battlefront with arch-rivals from the Shi`ite Muslim Houthi group, tribal sources said.
Ottawa: Canada`s financial intelligence agency asked institutions to quickly report suspicious transactions in the wake of two deadly attacks this week and has received data "useful to our
Washington: The commander of US forces in South Korea said Friday that North Korea likely has the ability to produce a nuclear warhead that could be mounted on a missile, but officials later
Geneva: Hundreds of thousands of Ebola vaccine doses could be rolled out to west Africa by mid-2015, the World Health Organization said Friday, after new cases of the virus were reported in New
Benghazi: Libya`s army and its allies have taken control of one of the largest camps of Islamist forces in the eastern city of Benghazi, military officials said on Friday.
Gaining control of
Sacramento, California: US police launched a manhunt in northern California on Friday after a suspect shot at least three police officers and one civilian, officials said.
The violence began
United Nations: New pledges of financial aid to a UN Ebola fund have reached $118 million with Britain and Sweden offering sizeable contributions after UN chief Ban Ki-moon pleaded for more
Bamako: A two-year-old girl who was Mali`s first case of Ebola has died, officials said on Friday, shortly after the World Health Organization warned she had potentially exposed many people to
New York: A 32-year-old man who attacked rookie New York police officers with a hatchet was a self-radicalized recent convert to Islam who appeared to have intended to carry out a terror attack
Mursitpinar: Iraq`s Kurds unveiled plans Friday to send fighters to help defend the Syrian border town of Kobane, amid uncertainty over a separate deployment of Syrian rebels announced by
New York: New York`s mayor said Friday that the city`s health system is fully equipped to handle Ebola after a doctor who had been infected in West Africa was hospitalised in America`s largest
Ramallah: Israeli troops on Friday shot dead a Palestinian teenager who the army said was about to hurl a petrol bomb at Israeli motorists near the West Bank city of Ramallah.
As Brazilians head to the polls Sunday, here is a look at the policies of the two presidential contenders, leftist incumbent Dilma Rousseff and center-right senator Aecio Neves.
Winnipeg, Canada: Forensic examinations started Friday may reveal who gave birth to six babies whose corpses were discovered in a storage locker in the Canadian plains city of Winnipeg, and how
Brampton, Ottawa: Canada will introduce legislation next week to give more powers to its spy agency, a bill that will be largely unchanged from one drafted before this week`s attack in Ottawa,
Washington: Secretary of State John Kerry said on Friday it was too early to discuss cutting the number of US troops stationed in Asia and South Korea, amid increased tensions on the heavily
Washington: Washington is seeking more information on reports that Islamic State militants used chlorine gas against Iraqi police officers last month, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on
Brussels: NATO head Jens Stoltenberg called on Russia on Friday to withdraw its troops from Ukraine as the country prepares for key national elections which pro-Moscow rebels plan to prevent in
Cairo: A suicide car bombing in Egypt`s Sinai Peninsula killed at least 28 soldiers Friday, in the deadliest attack on security forces since the army deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi
Ottawa: The body of a Canadian soldier shot dead while guarding the country`s war memorial in Ottawa began the journey to his hometown on Friday, in a last ride along the nation`s "Highway of
Washington: A rookie New York police officer remained in hospital in a serious condition on Friday after being attacked by a man with a hatchet who was then shot dead by officers.
Washington: The United States denounced a car bomb attack in the Egyptian Sinai peninsula that killed at least 26 soldiers, and injured 28 others Friday.
Washington "strongly condemns the
Day in Pics: 25th October
Showbiz World - October 25, 2014
'Happy New Year' star cast perform in Washington