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Hindu temple vandalised in Pak PM Imran Khan orders swift action

A Hindu temple was vandalised in Pakistan's Sindh province by miscreants who set the holy books and idols on fire, drawing a strong reaction...

Russia to send ‘Kalashnikov’ guns to Philippines: Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte said today Russia was giving 5,000 Kalashnikov assault rifles to the Philippines in what is believed to be the first ever...

Israel’s Netanyahu Calls United Nations “House Of Lies” Before Jerusalem Vote

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu described the United Nations as a "house of lies" ahead of a vote on Thursday on a draft resolution calling...

Thailand’s beloved king, dies at 88

King Bhumibol Adulyadej, long a unifying figure in politically fractious Thailand, died Thursday (Oct 13)and uncertainty over the succession quickly arose as his crown...

Number Of Deaths Rise To 555 In Deadly Indonesian Earthquake

A string of deadly earthquakes that rocked Indonesia's Lombok island this summer killed 555 people and injured nearly 1,500, the disaster agency said Friday,...

Up to 26 million Euros Stolen In French Van Heist

An armoured van was held up in Switzerland by masked men whose accomplices had taken the daughter of one of the security guards hostage...

China hints at restricting rare earth exports to US

Beijing is "seriously considering" restricting exports to the United States of rare earths, 17 chemical elements used in high-tech consumer electronics and military equipment,...

Fighting picks up in Afghanistan after talks collapse

Fighting has picked up in several areas of northern Afghanistan, officials said on Wednesday, days after the collapse of talks between the United States...

Suspend all trials against Italian marines, UN court tells India

A UN TRIBUNAL on Monday (August 24) asked both India and Italy to "suspend" all court proceedings involving two Italian marines charged with killing...

War crimes charges filed against Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa

AHEAD of Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting in Perth, a Sri Lankan man, who migrated to Australia, has filed war crimes charges against Sri...