Cameroon Train Crash

55 Dead, Hundreds Injured in Cameroon Train Crash

At least 55 people were killed while more than 550 others injured when an overloaded passenger train derailed and overturned in Cameron on Monday. According...

Taliban Claim to Shoot Down Afghan Army Helicopter

KABUL – Afghan Taliban have claimed to shot a military helicopter in Baghlan province of northern Afghanistan, killing all seven people onboard. Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah...
South China Ships

US Policy on the South China Sea: Is It Just “Safeguarding Navigation Freedom”?

The South China Sea that once remained a bone of contention among China, Vietnam, Philippines, Malaysia and Brunei regarding territorial claims, has now become...

63 Killed, 207 Injured in Kabul Blasts

Kabul – At least 63 people were killed and more than two hundred others injured in two back-to-back suicide blasts at a protest in...
Saudi Arabia Attacks

12 Pakistanis Among 19 Arrested over Saudi Arabia Attacks

The Saudi Arabia's security forces have arrested 19 people, including 12 Pakistans, in connection with Monday’s suicide attacks in kingdom’s three cities. At least seven...
Dr Zakir Naik

India to Probe Zakir Naik’s Speeches

The India government has decided to launch a probe into the speeches of Dr. Zakir Naik, the famous Islamic scholar and founder of Mumbai-based Islamic...
Dhaka Cafe Seige

20 Foreigners Killed in Bangladesh Cafe Siege

Dhaka – Suspected Islamist militants launched a brazen assault on a café in Bangladesh capital Dhaka on Friday, killing 20 people, all of them...

Morsi Sentenced to Life in Espionage Case

Cairo— An Egyptian court on Saturday awarded life imprisonment to country’s former president Mohamed Morsi in espionage trial. The Cauri court has also upheld the...

University Professor Brutally Murdered in Bangladesh

A university professor was brutally murdered by unknown assailants in Bangladesh’s northwestern city of Rajshahi on Saturday. According to reports in Bangladesh media, Rezaul Karim...

Powerful Earthquake Jolts Southern Taiwan, 13 Dead

Rescue workers raced a collapsed 17-story high-rise building to search for the victims and survivors after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake shook the city of...

10 Killed in Suicide Attack on Police Station in Kabul

Kabul-- At least ten people were killed and 22 others injured in a deadly suicide blast at a police station in the Afghan capital...

10 Killed, 15 Injured in Istanbul Blast

Istanbul – At least ten people were killed and fifteen others injured in a suicide blast in a tourist area of Istanbul on Tuesday. According...

20 Daesh Militants Killed in US Drone Strike near Pak-Afghan Border

Nangarhar– At least 20 militants belonging to Islamic State (IS) or Daesh terrorist group were killed in a US drone strike in Afghanistan’s eastern...

Saudi Arabia Orders Iranian Envoy to Leave Country

Saudi Arabia on Sunday asked Iran's ambassador in Riyadh to leave the country within 24 hours, a day after enraged Iranian protesters set afire...

Prominent Shia Cleric among 47 Executed in Saudi Arabia

Riyadh --- 47 people convicted of involved in terrorist ‘activities and ‘crimes against the state’ were executed in Saudi Arabia on Saturday. Prominent Shia cleric...

The Journey of Americans from Isolationism to Interventionism

The founding fathers of United States of America and, in particular, George Washington, the first American president, were never for the American policies of...

ISIS: Ambitions and Constrains

Since its inception, news of Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS/Daesh) has splashed across the world’s media. The nascent entity emerged suddenly and...

The Middle East: Rising and Falling Start

In 2011, Turkey was seen as an unstoppable regional power and a rising star led by its Development and Justice Party (AKP). But the...

TIME TO DECIDE!!!

On August 27th, headlines splashed global newspapers that Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and nine other top officials resigned from the ruling Executive Committee (ExCo)...

Russian President Opens New Mosque in Moscow

Moscow – Russian President Vladimir Putin opened a huge new mosque in country’s capital Moscow on the eve of Eid-ul-Adha. The 20,000-square metre turquoise-domed mosque,...

87 Killed as Crane Falls in Makkah Grand Mosque

Makkah – At least 87 people were killed and more than 200 others sustained injuries after a crane fell in Makkah ‘s Grand Mosque...

Hamas Diplomatic Activism: Modified Strategies and new alliances

Many observers saw a potential breakthrough in Tony Blair’s recent meeting with the head of Hamas’ political bureau Khaled Meshaal that may take Hamas...

10 Injured in Grenade Attack in J&K Mosque

Srinagar – At least ten people were injured in a grenade explosion in a mosque in Jammu & Kashmir’s southern district of Shopian early...

Four Killed in Suicide Bomb Attack near Kabul Airport

Kabul – At least four people were killed and 15 others including women and children injured in a suicide blast near the entrance of...