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International

Raids take down ‘Iran’ cyberspy Rocket Kitten

FRANKFURT, Nov 9, (RTRS): European authorities have taken action to shut down a cyber espionage operation linked to Iran’s powerful Revolutionary Guard in the first …

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Russian artist held for torching security service HQ door

Russian authorities on Monday detained a political performance artist best known for nailing his scrotum to Red Square after he torched the doors to the …

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Maggie noodles back in India

Nestle’s hugely popular Maggi noodles returned Monday to shelves in India five months after the government banned them over lead levels, in one of the …

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Russia, Britain ramp up efforts to bring tourists home

SHARM EL SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 8, (Agencies): Moscow and London ramped up efforts Sunday to bring home thousands of tourists stranded in Egypt’s Sharm el-Sheikh …

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Over 50 killed in fighting – Yemen rebels gain ground

ADEN, Nov 8, (Agencies): More than 50 people were killed in Yemen in the past two days in fighting pitting an Arab coalition against Houthi …

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Dead still being dug up, 2 yrs after Haiyan

 MANILA, Philippines, Nov 8, (AP): Villagers who perished when Typhoon Haiyan devastated the central Philippines two years ago continue to be dug up, including the …

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Death sentence to 6 for ‘torture deaths’

DHAKA, Bangladesh, Nov 8, (AP): Courts in Bangladesh sentenced six people to death Sunday for torturing and killing two young boys earlier this year. Samiul …

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NOISE IN LAST SECOND OF RUSSIAN PLANE’S COCKPIT RECORDING – Hundreds more UK travellers still in Egypt

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt, Nov 7, (Agencies): A noise was heard in the last second of the cockpit voice recording from the Russian plane that crashed …

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IS frees 37 kidnapped Syrian Christians

BEIRUT, Nov 7, (Agencies): The Islamic State group released 37 Syrian Christians Saturday, most of them women, who were among more than 200 people kidnapped …

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4 Pakistanis among militants arrested – Police can fire in self-defence if attacked: Dhaka

DHAKA, Nov 7, (Agencies): Bangladesh police have arrested seven suspected Islamist militants including four Pakistani nationals, they said Saturday, accusing them of planning to commit …

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