Ankara: As many as 48 people have been killed across Syria today (Saturday) as rebel fighters brace themselves for major regime forces’ crackdown to get back hold of Aleppo, country’s economic hub and the biggest city.
Doodle is featuring the sport of archery and depicts a female archer aiming on a green field, reminiscent of the historic Lord’s cricket ground where the archery events of the Summer Games are being held.
London: A group of British Islamists have decided to protest outside the Olympic park in London, in order to divert the attention of the people towards the killing of Muslims across the globe.
Baghdad: The recent wave of attacks by Islamic State of Iraq (ISI), an off-shot of global terror organisation, has created a fear in the minds of Iraqi officials. Fifteen neighborhood officials in the Iraqi city of Baquba have resigned to protest what they said was the government’s inability to protect them from Qaeda infiltrators, Iraqi…
Geneva: The United Nations (UN) human rights chief, Navi Pillay, warned Friday that an initial move by Myanmar security forces to repeal violence in the restive Rakhine state has turned into a crackdown against Muslim minorities.
Alaska: One hiker has died and another rescued from Atigun Gorge in northern Alaska, the US Coast Guard says.
Miami: A South Florida woman posing as a doctor has been charged with manslaughter after authorities say she pumped unknown substances into a patient’s buttocks during enhancement surgery.
Loss Angeles: U.S. Coast Guard has seized 8,500 pounds of marijuana worth an estimated $7.7 million from a Mexican “panga” boat about 160 miles west of Los Angeles on Wednesday.
New Delhi: At least 16 Hindu pilgrims were killed and 16 others injured when a truck carrying them fell into a gorge in Indian administered Kashmir.
Bamako: The head of the U.S. military’s Africa Command (AFRICOM) Monday claimed that al-Qaeda in the Islamic Magrib (AQIM), an off-shot of global terror organization, is the richest faction and the dominant Islamist force among those controlling northern Mali, Reuters reported on Thursday.