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International

Desperate quest for survivors – Mudslide toll hits 254

MOCOA, Colombia, April 2, (Agencies): Flooding and mudslides in the Colombian city of Mocoa sent torrents of water and debris crashing onto houses in the …

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Fire engulfs Dubai tower

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, April 2, (AP): An inferno burned early Sunday in a highrise tower complex being built alongside Dubai’s largest mall, its thick …

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GCC vows support to anti-IS fight – Iran interference hit

RIYADH, April 1, (KUNA): The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ministerial Council has affirmed the GCC constant stances and resolutions against terrorism and extremism. In the …

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Police free final man questioned in attack – ‘Masood probably lone wolf’

LONDON, April 1, (Agencies): UK police say the final person being questioned in the March 22 terror attack has been released with no further action. …

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FBI re-releases dozens of 9/11 Pentagon photos after glitch

More than two dozen photos of the Pentagon taken after a plane crashed into it on Sept. 11, 2001, have reappeared in recent days on …

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Etihad to lend out passenger iPads

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, March 30, (AP): One Mideast airline affected by the ban on most electronics in the cabins of US-bound flights will lend …

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Trump nod to F-16 for Bahrain

WASHINGTON , March 30, (AP): The Trump administration has told Congress it plans to approve a multibillion-dollar sale of F-16 fighter jets to Bahrain without …

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Woman accused of trying to run down police

A woman was arrested near the US Capitol in Washington after she drove erratically, crashed into another vehicle and tried to run over officers on …

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‘Trump endorsed Palestinian state’ – Israel to cut $2 mln from UN dues

JERUSALEM, March 30, (Agencies): Prominent US lawyer Alan Dershowitz said in an interview Thursday that President Donald Trump spoke to him “clearly” about a two-state …

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PM May triggers historic Brexit

LONDON, March 29, (RTRS): Prime Minister Theresa May formally began Britain’s divorce from the European Union on Wednesday, declaring there was no turning back and …

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