Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 15:28
Houthi rebels backed by allied army units have seized Yemen's largest air base from forces loyal to President Mansour Hadi.
US and European military advisers... Read More
Thursday, 26 March 2015 - 15:20
Saudi Arabia has launched a military operation in Yemen against Houthi Shia rebels.
Saudi Arabia acted to "defend the legitimate government" of President... Read More
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 15:39
The third round of talks between representatives of fishermen of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka ended in Chennai yesterday, a day ahead of schedule, with the... Read More
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 15:14
US President Barack Obama says prospects for a two-state solution in the Middle East are "dim" after the Israeli prime minister vowed to oppose a Palestinian... Read More
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 - 10:43
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has announced that Canada will extend its air strike campaign against Islamic State into Syria.
Canada's mission... Read More
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 16:56
Germanwings A320 aircraft flying from Barcelona to Düsseldorf goes down in southern French Alps. An Airbus A320 aircraft flying from Dusseldorf to... Read More
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 16:21
As Apple gets ready to launch its first new product in five years, Cantor Fitzgerald is raising its price target to a level that would make Apple a 1 trillion... Read More
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 16:00
The UN's special envoy has warned that the conflict in Yemen could become "protracted in the vein of an Iraq, Syria, Libya combined scenario''
Jamal Benomar... Read More
Tuesday, 24 March 2015 - 12:51
At least 36 people have died in a multiple pile-up in Peru.
Around 70 people are also reported to be injured after a bus drifted into the opposite lane.
The... Read More
Monday, 23 March 2015 - 10:17
Sri Lanka is investigating its former Ambassador to Russia following a media report that he helped arm pro-Moscow separatists in Ukraine, the foreign minister... Read More
Monday, 23 March 2015 - 10:07
Lee Kuan Yew, who was Singapore’s first Prime Minister when the country gained Independence in 1965, has died this morning, at the age of 91.Arrangements... Read More
Saturday, 21 March 2015 - 16:33
A Hong Kong man has been found guilty of murdering his parents before chopping their bodies and cooking them in a microwave.
Nine members of the jury... Read More
Saturday, 21 March 2015 - 15:37
A school in New York State has apologized after receiving complaints because a student recited the US Pledge of Allegiance in Arabic.
The school's foreign... Read More
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 14:52
Pilots working for German airline Lufthansa were on strike Wednesday and Thursday. Wednesday’s strike targeted short- and medium-haul flights, with... Read More
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 14:34
The solar eclipse is just hours away as millions of people prepare to witness the rare astronomical spectacle, depending on the unpredictable British weather.
Cloud... Read More
Friday, 20 March 2015 - 11:16
The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility for an attack on foreign tourists at Tunisia's national museum that killed 21 people, as the security... Read More
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 16:12
Afghan officials say a Taliban truck bomb targeting senior provincial officials killed at least 7 civilians and wounded 43 in the southern Helmand Province.
Deputy... Read More
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 15:21
The US defense department has confirmed that it has killed an al-Shabab leader, Adan Garar.
The Pentagon says the militant was hit by a drone equipped... Read More
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 16:42
Indian icon Sachin Tendulkar led the cricketing world in applauding Sri Lankan veterans Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene, who bowed out of ODIs... Read More
Thursday, 19 March 2015 - 12:09
Tunisia's president has vowed to fight terrorism "without mercy", following a gun attack on the Bardo Museum in the capital Tunis that killed 19 people.... Read More