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22 killed in suicide attack at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

At least 22 people were killed and 59 wounded when a suicide bomber struck as thousands of fans streamed out of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande in the Details

Donald Trump expects to visit Bangladesh

US President Donald Trump has revealed his expectation to visit Bangladesh as he exchanged warm greetings with Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during the Arab Islamic-American (AIA) Summit in the Saudi Details

Trump visits Israel in search of revived peace process

After staying for two days in Saudi Arabia, U.S. President Donald Trump reached in Israel on Monday, trying to revive the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace process with visits to Jerusalem and Details

Nigerian schoolgirls released from Boko Haram meet families

The 82 Nigerian schoolgirls recently released after more than three years in Boko Haram captivity reunited with their families Saturday as anxious parents looked for signs of how deeply the Details

Hassan Rouhani elected as president of Iran for the second term

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has won a second term in office, state television says.   Out of some 40 million votes cast, he got more than half of those counted, with some Details

Swedish prosecutor drops rape investigation against Julian Assange

"We have won the Assange case. He is definitely glad and relieved," said Assange's lawyer. Swedish prosecutors on Friday said they had dropped rape charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, closing Details

Shariah court sentences gay couple to 85 lashes

A Shariah court in Indonesia's conservative Aceh province has sentenced two gay men to public lashes for the first time, further undermining the country's moderate image after a top Christian Details

Trump shares sensitive information with Russians

According to the daily, the emotional classified information was given to the US by one of its allies, which had not given it permission to share this with the Russians. US Details

Yemen announces state of emergency over cholera prevalence

Yemen is witnessing a devastating war between the Iranian-backed Huthis and the Saudi-supported government. Authorities in Sanaa, which is controlled by Shiite rebels, have announced a state of emergency in the Details

Italy rescues over 480 migrants, 7 bodies

More than 480 asylum seekers and refugees were rescued in the Mediterranean on Saturday as they tried the perilous crossing from north Africa, with seven bodies also recovered, Italy's coastguard Details

10 laborers killed near port in Pakistan

Gunmen killed 10 laborers who were working on a road project in the country's southwest, said A Pakistani official. Local police official Abdul Salam says the attack occurred Saturday near the Details

Why am I not under FBI investigation: Donald Trump

US president Donald Trump has insisted he is not under probe, while turning off the FBI director he fired as a ‘showboat’ and ‘grandstander’. Comey was leading an inquiry into alleged Details

UK parliament terror suspect connected to Afghanistan

A man held near the British parliament last month was engaged in bomb-making in Afghanistan in 2012, it was alleged Wednesday as he appeared in court on terrorism charges.   Khalid Mohammed Details

BD becomes single biggest country of origin for refugees

As the refugee crisis intrudes its fourth year, the demographics of the men, women and children arriving on Europe’s shores are undergoing an unprecedented shift, reports the Independent.   Syrians have so Details

Afgan soldiers Kill 9 Pakistani Troops near Afghan Border

The attack occurred yesterday in Miran Shah town in North Waziristan, the Pakistani Army said in a statement. The army statement says that the Afgan troops had been firing on the Details

Warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar comes back to Kabul after 20 years

A former warlord branded the “Butcher of Kabul” came back to the Afghan capital on Friday morning, two decades after leaving the city where he is accused of carrying out Details

12 killed in tunnel blast in southwest China

Twelve workers were killed following an explosion in a high-speed rail tunnel in southwestern China, state media said Wednesday, after rescuers spent over 14 hours searching the rubble for survivors.   The Details

IS attack in western Iraq kills 30 soldiers

Jihadist fighters killed at least 30 soldiers in the western Iraqi province of Anbar on Tuesday in their latest deadly attack on security forces in the area, officers said. "We had Details

2 Indian soldiers killed in Pakistan firing

Two Indian soldiers were killed in Jammu and Kashmir's Mendhar tehsil in Poonch district after a ceasefire violation made by Pakistan, India Today reports.  According to sourcees, Indian posts were targeted Details

Trump passes 100 days as president, blasts media

US president Donald Trump hit the road on Saturday to celebrate his first century days in the White House with cheering supporters at a campaign-style rally, touting his initial achievements Details