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Saudi embassy confirms UK attacker from Saudi

International Desk:The man who killed four people outside England's Parliament was in Saudi Arabia three times and taught English there, the Middle Eastern country's embassy said. A Saudi Embassy statement Read More

Two more held over British parliament attack

International Desk:Police said, the man behind the attack was British-born Muslim convert Khalid Masood, who used several aliases, and that they were attempting to set up if others had directed Read More

ICT to submit formal charges against Pak army

Online Desk:The International Crimes Tribunal -1 on Wednesday set May 31 to submit formal charges against Pakistan occupation army’s Bengali captain Muhammad Shahidullah. The three-member tribunal conducted by Justice Anwarul Read More

At least 26 die due to hunger in Somalia

International Desk:At least 26 people died from hunger in the semi-autonomous Jubbaland region of southern Somalia in just a day an a half, federal government radio said on its website. Read More

20 students die in freak tree accident in Ghana

International Desk:Twenty students died after trees fell on them while swimming in a river during a freak storm in Ghana, emergency officials said Sunday. Ghana National Fire Service spokesman Prince Read More

EU citizens in UK look for security

International Desk:Sam Schwarzkopf, a German neuroscientist at University College London, was startled to get a letter from the British government telling him that his application for permanent residence had been Read More

All flights redirected from Paris Orly airport

Staff Reporter:The Paris airport authority says Orly Airport is being entirely evacuated and all flights redirected after a man was shot dead after seizing a weapon from a soldier guarding Read More

Air strike on mosque near Aleppo kills at least 42

International Desk:Warplanes struck a mosque in the rebel-held village of al-Jina, in northwest Syria, killing at least 42 people and wounding dozens, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based Read More

Two bomb blasts rock Damascus kill 25

International Desk:Two bomb blasts hit Damascus Wednesday including a suicide attack at a central courthouse that left at least 25 dead, as Syria's war entered its seventh year with the Read More

France is spending $1.6 million to kill rats

International Desk: The mayor of Paris said Sunday the city would spend 1.5 million euros ($1.6 million) to rid the French capital of rats and install more public ashtrays to Read More