Blast outside Cairo university in Egypt, 9 injured

22 Oct 2014

A bomb exploded today outside Egypt's Cairo university, injuring at least nine people. Five of the nine wounded were policemen stationed ...

2 soldiers killed in rocket attack in Pakistan

22 Oct 2014

At least two Pakistani soldiers were killed and one other injured today in a rocket attack by militants in the restive North Waziristan ...

Shots fired near Canadian parliament

22 Oct 2014

Several gunshots were fired outside Canada's parliament in the capital Ottawa today. The incident took place at the National War Memorial ...

India expresses concern over extremism in Iraq, Syria

22 Oct 2014

Expressing deep concern over activities of extremist groups in Iraq and Syria, India has said consolidation of political processes and ...

At least 20 shots fired in Canada parliament: witnesses.

22 Oct 2014

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Ton-up Younis defies Australia in first Test

22 Oct 2014

Younis Khan hit a record-equalling century to guide Pakistan to 219-4 on the opening day of the first Test against Australia here today. ...

Younis, Ali steady Pakistan in first Test

22 Oct 2014

Younis Khan and Azhar Ali scored patient half-centuries to steady Pakistan after they lost two early wickets in the first Test against ...

Boeing, China to turn 'gutter oil' into biofuel

22 Oct 2014

Boeing and Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (COMAC) today opened a demonstration facility that will turn waste cooking oil or "gutter ...

Pak army to 'forcefully' respond to cross-border firing

22 Oct 2014

Pakistan's military said today that while it wants peace on the eastern border with India, it will "forcefully" retaliate to every incident ...

Kobane defenders hold out as Iraq Kurds vote on reinforcements

22 Oct 2014

Kurdish fighters defending Syria's border town of Kobane held out against the Islamic State group today, anxious for relief as Iraq's ...

Kashyap upsets world No 4; easy for Saina in French Open

22 Oct 2014

Commonwealth Games gold medallist Parupalli Kashyap today stunned world No 4 Kenichi Tago of Japan 21-11 21-18 in the first round of men's ...

Opposition leader Anwar expects to be jailed again

22 Oct 2014

Opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim said he expects Malaysia's top court will dismiss his final appeal against a sodomy conviction next week ...

New Afghan President Ghani to visit China on 1st foreign trip

22 Oct 2014

Afghanistan's newly-elected President Ashraf Ghani has chosen China as his first destination abroad after taking over office, signifying ...

Pak Islamic body seeks curbs on hate speech to check violence

22 Oct 2014

A state-run Islamic religious organisation in Pakistan today appealed to Muslims in the Sunni-majority nation to stop spreading hatred such ...

8 killed in road accident in Egypt

22 Oct 2014

At least eight people were killed today when a microbus fell from a bridge after colliding with a taxi in Egypt's east Alexandria ...

9 get life in jail for plotting terror acts in Egypt

22 Oct 2014

A court in Egypt today sentenced nine militants to life in prison for plotting terrorist attacks against security forces, foreign missions ...

Loughborough becomes latest ICC-accredited testing centre

22 Oct 2014

The International Cricket Council (ICC) today announced that National Cricket Performance Centre at Loughborough University has been ...

Indian, Chinese film firms to jointly produce "Kungfu Yoga"

22 Oct 2014

Prominent film production firms of India and China today announced their first joint venture to make a new co-production called "Kungfu ...

Female terror suspect held over Syria investigation

22 Oct 2014

A 25-year-old woman has been arrested in Britain on suspicion of "preparation of terrorist acts" linked to Syria, Scotland Yard said ...

Wife admits ordering killing of Briton on Bali: police

22 Oct 2014

The wife of a British man found with his throat slashed and dumped in a ditch on Indonesia's resort island of Bali has admitted ordering ...

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