Bangladesh's top court on Tuesday rejected a final appeal by the leader of an Islamist party against a death sentence for atrocities committed during the 1971 war of independence, lawyers said, meaning he could be hanged at any time.
North Korea says it has the capability to instantly turn soldiers in the US and the Pacific into ashes.The North made the threat in a letter sent on the UN on Monday to denounce a recent statement released by the world body
A local Afghanistan court has sentenced guerrilla commander Sirajuddin Haqqani’s brother Anas Haqqani to death, according to reports.A section of media quoted Baseer Aziz, spokesperson for the office of attorney general,
Moscow and Washington will boost their cooperation on resolving the Syrian crisis as they have managed to reduce their mutual mistrust on the conflict in the Arab country, says the Russian foreign minister.
France’s highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town, although other resorts remained defiant, vowing to keep the restrictions in place.
Turkey had been planning a Syria ground operation for over two years before launching an offensive this week, but it was stalled by the military and various international disputes, an official said Thursday.
At least nine people have been killed after a car bomb attack targeted a security checkpoint in the southeastern province of Sirnak, sources say.The Thursday bomb attack, which caused severe damage to the headquarters of the special anti-riot police.
The death toll from a powerful earthquake that shook central Italy rose to 247 on Thursday, officials said, as rescuers desperately searched for survivors in the rubble of devastated mountain villages.