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IS using Church as headquarter in Iraq  

International Desk: The Islamic State is using the main church in the northern Iraqi town of Tel Kaif as its military headquarters. The IS was training its child recruits or Read More

Gambian leader Jammeh leaves power after 22 year  

International: Gambian leader Yahya Jammeh flew out Saturday from the country he ruled for 22 years to cede power to President Adama Barrow and end a political crisis. Jammeh refused Read More

Indian Train derailed, 23 killed, 50 injured  

International Desk: At least 23 people were killed and 50 others were injured as seven coaches of the Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express derailed near Kuneru station in Vizianagaram district of Andhra Read More

Vegetable market blast kills 18 in Pakistan

Staff Correspondent: At least 18 people were killed and 60 others injured in a blast on Saturday at a vegetable market in northwest Pakistan’s restive Kurram Agency, officials said. The Read More

US air strikes killed 80 IS militants  

International Desk: More than 80 Islamic State militants, some of whom were believed to be plotting attacks in Europe, died in US air strikes on camps outside the group’s former Read More

39 jailed in India for human trafficking  

Dhaka: An Indian court has sentenced 39 people to 10 years in prison each for buying and selling girls in Karnataka state. Seven of the rescued victims were from Bangladesh Read More

Reckless truck took away 24 children’s lives in India  

International Desk:At least 24 school children were killed on Thursday in a road accident in Uttar Pradesh's Etah district. The school bus was hit by a speeding truck on the Read More

Mother gets death penalty for burning her daughter

International Desk: A Pakistani mother who boasted about burning her daughter alive in an honour killing over her teenager's choice of husband has been sentenced to death. Parveen Bibi was Read More

Last man to walk on the moon died at 82  

International desk: Astronaut Gene Cernan traced his only child's initials in the dust of the lunar surface. Then he climbed into the lunar module for the ride home, becoming the Read More

Main suspected of Istanbul nightclub attack held  

International Desk: Turkish police have arrested the main suspect in the New Year's Eve attack on an exclusive nightclub in Istanbul after a huge manhunt. Abdulkadir Masharipov is believed to Read More