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Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Toronto

Air Canada Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Toronto

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 10:41

An Air Canada Boeing 777 that was headed to Tokyo from Toronto was forced to turn around shortly after takeoff and make an emergency landing Monday in the Canadian city, an official said. "We are aware of the ...

Martin Dempsey Says Supports Pakistan Aid Cut Decision (US)

Martin Dempsey Says Supports Pakistan Aid Cut Decision (US)

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 10:20

The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the US Army General Martin Dempsey said the bill to curtail the aid to Pakistan is a right decision, Media reports Tuesday. Talking to a US-based news ...

Hillary Clinton Says Treatment of Dr Afridi Unjust Unwarranted

Hillary Clinton Says Treatment of Dr Afridi Unjust Unwarranted

Friday, May 25, 2012 10:41

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday denounced as "unjust and unwarranted" the treatment of a Pakistani doctor who was jailed for 33 years for helping in the hunt for Osama bin Laden. A tribal ...

Israel Wary of Expected Iran Nuclear Deal

Israel Wary of Expected Iran Nuclear Deal

Wednesday, May 23, 2012 11:02

Israel expressed deep suspicion on Tuesday about an expected deal between the U.N. nuclear agency and Iran, suggesting Tehran's aim was to wriggle out of sanctions rather than make real concessions ahead of wider atomic talks with world powers....

Barack Obama at NATO Summit Vows to End Afghan War Responsibly

Barack Obama at NATO Summit Vows to End Afghan War Responsibly

Tuesday, May 22, 2012 10:37

President Barack Obama promised Monday to end the Afghan war “responsibly” as he and other NATO leaders prepared to give formal approval to a plan to shift international forces from a combat to a support role next year....

Anti-NATO Protesters clash with Police at NATO Summit (Chicago)

Anti-NATO Protesters clash with Police at NATO Summit (Chicago)

Monday, May 21, 2012 10:21

Protesters clashed with riot police Sunday as an anti-NATO protest turned ugly in Chicago when a few hundred demonstrators demanding an end to war ignored orders to clear the streets. As NATO leaders held talks focused on ...

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2 US Military Aircraft Intercepted near Camp David

2 US Military Aircraft Intercepted near Camp David

Saturday, May 19, 2012 10:31

US military aircraft intercepted two Cessna 172 general aviation aircraft late Friday in the vicinity of the US presidential retreat of Camp David, Maryland, the North American Aerospace Defense Command announced. President Barack Obama ...

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UN leader Says Al Qaeda in Syria

UN leader Says Al Qaeda in Syria

Friday, May 18, 2012 11:53

UN leader Ban Ki-moon said Thursday he believes Al-Qaeda committed a major bomb attack in Damascus that left dozens dead, and that up to 10,000 people have now been killed in Syria. Ban said President Bashar al-Assad has ...

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US Congress Shoots Down Bill Against Pakistan Aid

US Congress Shoots Down Bill Against Pakistan Aid

Friday, May 18, 2012 11:02

Dashing Congressman Dana Rohrabacher’s drastic designs, the US Congress on Thursday turned down the bill proposing curbs on American aid to Pakistan, News reported. Congressman Dana Rohrabacher had pushed the “Pakistan Terrorism Accountability Act of 2012” ...

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ISAF Commander sees Positive Signs for Pak-US Relationship

ISAF Commander sees Positive Signs for Pak-US Relationship

Thursday, May 17, 2012 10:37

The top U.S. and NATO commander in Afghanistan pointed to indications today that Pakistan is preparing to open cross-border NATO supply lines into Afghanistan. Speaking by video teleconference, Marine Corps Gen. John R. Allen, commander of ...