Islamabad, Oct 9 : At least three security personnel were killed and seven others injured when their convoy was attacked by militants on Monday in Pakistan’s tribal area of North Waziristan, the media reported. The paramilitary troops from the Frontier Corps came under gunfire in Dosli area of the North Waziristan Agency, a semi-autonomous tribal […]

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Islamabad, Oct 9 : Five people were shot dead on Monday in Pakistan’s Balochistan, an official said. Two armed men on a motorcycle opened fire at a vehicle and killed the five occupants, comprising three Shia Hazaras and two Pashtuns, Quetta police spokesperson Muddasir Hussain told Efe. The spokesperson added that four of the deceased […]

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Istanbul, Oct 9 : Turkish Army units have entered Syria to begin a reconnaissance mission in the northwestern province of Idlib, military officials announced on Monday. The operation is under an international agreement reached between Turkey, Russia and Iran during the Astana peace talks to establish de-escalation zones in Syria, Efe news reported. The Turkish […]

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New Delhi, Oct 9 : Two Indian peacekeepers in Congo were injured when an armed militia attacked their post in the troubled North Kivu province, a statement said on Monday. The attack on the post in Lubero on Friday by around 30 members of the Mai Mai group was repulsed, with three of the assailants […]

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London, Oct 7 : A car mounted the pavement and ploughed into pedestrians near the Natural History Museum in London on Saturday, the police said. The Metropolitan Police said a “number” of people had been injured and one person was arrested following the incident on Exhibition Road in South Kensington, the BBC reported. People on […]

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Moscow, Oct 7 : About 120 Islamic State (IS) militants and more than 60 foreign mercenaries in Syria were killed in airstrikes launched by Russia over the past 24 hours, the Russian Defence Ministry said on Saturday. The Russian airstrikes destroyed an IS strongpoint in the town of Albu Kamal near the Syrian-Iraqi border, killing […]

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A South African traditional ‘healer’, who ordered the brutal murder of a 39-year-old Indian-origin woman in 2014, has been sentenced to life. According to officials, Sibonakaliso Mbili, PTI reports, had enlisted the help of one Falakhe Khumalo, the fourth co-accused in the case to bring him the head of an “Indian, white or a coloured […]

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Copenhagen, Oct 7 : Danish Police on Saturday announced finding a bag containing the dismembered head and legs of a Swedish journalist who disappeared two months ago during a trip with a Danish submariner. The police said divers searching Koge Bay, south of Copenhagen, found two bags: one containing Kim Wall’s clothes and a knife […]

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Islamabad, Oct 7 : At least 14 people were killed and 30 others injured when a passenger wagon collided with a bus in Pakistan’s Balochistan province on Saturday, police said. The accident in Mastung district took place after the wagon’s driver lost control while speeding and collided with a bus coming from the opposite side, […]

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