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-NEW YORK: A crew member on a long-running reality show about the US police is killed by mistake as he is filming at the scene of a robbery. Sound technician Bryce Dion, 38, was killed while filming an episode of US reality TV show Cops in Omaha, in Nebraska. Dion and a cameraman were with a police team that...

The United States has moved two more prisoners out of a military prison near the Afghan capital after nine prisoners were repatriated to Pakistan last week, the Pentagon has said. The move comes as the Obama administration seeks to shut down a controversial detainee programme in Afghanistan ahead of its troop withdrawal. Two prisoners were moved from the Parwan detention...

‘Urges India to adopt realistic policy on Kashmir’ SRINAGAR (NNI): Terming the past bilateral talks and agreements between India and Pakistan as an exercise in futility, Hurriyat Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has stated that Government of India instead of dealing Kashmir issue through economic packages, financial concessions or by using military means...

GENEVA: The United Nations accused Islamic State insurgents on Wednesday of committing war crimes including amputations and public executions, sometimes...

GAZA: Israel and the Palestinians agreed to an Egyptian-brokered plan to end the fighting in Gaza after 50 days of combat in which more than 2,100 Palestinians,...

NEW DELHI: India’s top court said Wednesday lawmakers with criminal backgrounds should not serve in government, with 13 ministers in the current administration facing charges for attempted murder, rioting and other offences. The ruling shines a spotlight on Narendra Modi and his cabinet after the right-wing prime minister swept to power this year pledging clean...

BAGHDAD: A car bomb ripped through a crowded Baghdad intersection during morning rush hour on Tuesday, killing 10 people, Iraqi security officials said. The...

GAZA CITY: Israel upped the pressure on Hamas Tuesday, with warplanes hitting two Gaza City highrises on day 50 of their conflict as the warring parties...

The United States is preparing military options to pressure the Islamic State in Syria, the U.S. military said on Monday, but officials cautioned that...

Divided by mistrust and mutual recriminations, the Russian and Ukrainian leaders will hold rare talks on Tuesday that offer only a slim hope of progress...

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