NEW YORK: United Nations (UN) Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon said that the UN would probe into Israel’s attacks on UN facilities in Gaza and killing of innocent people.
WASHINGTON: Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted over killing of 14 Iraqi civilians in Baghdad Nisour Square in 2007 by Federal District Court of the United States (US).
LONDON: As many as six Pakistanis have been awarded sentences in Britain over proving guilty of drug trafficking, media reported.
OTTAWA: Firing incident near Canadian parliament on Wednesday (today) killed a soldier and incident resulted into closure of the parliament, media reported.
LONDON: As many as three people were killed while five injured as hurricane Gonzalo hits Britain with storming winds up to 180mph on Wednesday.
PHILADELPHIA: Noble prize winner pride of Pakistan, Malala Yousafzai received the Liberty Medal on Tuesday.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia’s Grand Mufti (Mufti Azam) Sheikh Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh has declared social media site Twitter cause of all misdeeds and evils.
KABUL: At least four Afghan soldiers were killed and six civilians injured in a bomb blast in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Tuesday, October 21.
ABUJA: World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Nigeria as free of Ebola virus after six weeks with no new cases.
ANKARA: Turkish foreign minister on Monday said that Turkey would allow Iraqi Kurdish fighters to cross border into Syria to fight against Islamic State (IS) militants in Kobani.