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Indian Soldier Shoots dead five Colleagues Before Killing Himself (Kashmir)

Indian Soldier Shoots dead five Colleagues Before Killing Himself (Kashmir)

Thursday, February 27, 2014 11:35

[caption id="attachment_35839" align="alignright" width="338"] Indian Soldiers[/caption] An Indian soldier in Occupied Kashmir shot dead five of his colleagues before shooting himself dead, news reported Thursday. Media reports said the incident took place inside a military camp in Indian-held ...

Google Ordered to Remove Anti-Islamic Film from YouTube

Google Ordered to Remove Anti-Islamic Film from YouTube

Thursday, February 27, 2014 10:17

A U.S. appeals court on Wednesday ordered Google Inc to remove from its YouTube video-sharing website an anti-Islamic film that had sparked protests across the Muslim world. [caption id="attachment_35830" align="alignnone" width="576"] Google[/caption] By a 2-1 vote, a panel of the 9th ...

Barack Obama Warns Karzai of full Troop Withdrawal

Barack Obama Warns Karzai of full Troop Withdrawal

Wednesday, February 26, 2014 10:51

President Barack Obama told his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai on Tuesday he is now planning a full US troop withdrawal, but did not rule out agreeing a post-2014 mission with the next Kabul government. [caption id="attachment_35816" align="alignright" width="384"]...

Egypt Government Resigns Ahead of Presidential Poll

Egypt Government Resigns Ahead of Presidential Poll

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 10:24

Egypt’s military-installed government resigned en masse Monday in a surprise move ahead of a presidential poll likely to bring defence minister and army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to power. [caption id="attachment_35794" align="alignright" width="372"] Egypt[/caption] A limited reshuffle to allow ...

Ukraine sets European Course After Ouster of Yanukovich

Ukraine sets European Course After Ouster of Yanukovich

Monday, February 24, 2014 11:25

Ukraine's interim leadership pledged to put the country back on course for European integration now that Moscow-backed Viktor Yanukovich has been ousted from the presidency, while the United States warned Russia against sending in its forces. [caption id="attachment_35684" align="alignright" width="340"]...

Saudi Prince Mohammed Bin Nayef Rises Amid Syria Turmoil

Saudi Prince Mohammed Bin Nayef Rises Amid Syria Turmoil

Monday, February 24, 2014 10:10

Saudi Interior Minister Mohammed bin Nayef, perhaps the most powerful younger prince in the ruling al-Saud family, is shaping Riyadh's new emphasis on protecting the kingdom from a fresh wave of militancy inspired by the war in Syria. [caption id="attachment_35665" align="alignnone" width="580"]...

Riyadh wins Islamabads Support on Syria (Ouster of Assad Regime)

Riyadh wins Islamabads Support on Syria (Ouster of Assad Regime)

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 11:06

Saudi Arabia has managed to win crucial support from Pakistan in the ongoing insurrection in Syria, as the two key Muslim states on Monday called for the formation of an interim governing body to replace the Bashar al Assad regime. [caption id="attachment_35645" align="alignnone" width="576"]...

US Sees Iran Nuclear Talks Difficult Success Uncertain

US Sees Iran Nuclear Talks Difficult Success Uncertain

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 10:44

The United States has said that talks between Iran and six world powers on a long-term deal for Tehran to limit its nuclear programme and see international sanctions lifted will be long and complicated with no guarantee of success. [caption id="attachment_35625" align="alignright" width="220"]...

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Sinai Tourist Bus Blast 2 Koreans Egyptian Driver Killed

Sinai Tourist Bus Blast 2 Koreans Egyptian Driver Killed

Monday, February 17, 2014 11:32

A bomb on a tourist bus in Egypt's Sinai peninsula killed at least two Koreans and the Egyptian driver on Sunday, army and security sources said, an apparent turning point in an Islamist insurgency that has gained pace since an army takeover in July. [caption id="attachment_35607" align="alignright" width="437"]...

Suspected Islamists Kill 90 in Nigeria Village Raid

Suspected Islamists Kill 90 in Nigeria Village Raid

Monday, February 17, 2014 11:20

Suspected Islamist fighters killed at least 90 people in an attack on a village in remote northeast Nigeria on Sunday, witnesses said. The gunmen surrounded the village of Izge, near the border with Cameroon, spraying it with bullets and burning down dozens of houses, they said. "As I ...