Iraq forces battle last IS pockets in east Mosul

MOSUL: Iraqi forces on Thursday battled jihadist holdouts in the last pockets of east Mosul still held by fighters from the Islamic State group,...

Turkish company sells atomic microscopes to NASA

Nanomagnetics Instruments, a Turkish nanotechnology company, has started selling microscopes that are able to map surfaces at nanometric and atomic levels to the U.S....

Istanbul: People to walk across Bosporus strait through undersea tunnel in...

ISTANBUL: Istanbulites are getting ready for another groundbreaking project that will provide them with the opportunity to transverse the Bosporus under the sea with...

Trump ‘needs to learn how to cry’ from Obama

PARIS: Donald Trump has one big lesson to learn from outgoing US President Barack Obama -- he needs to learn to be cool about...

Extradited Mexican drug lord El Chapo arrives in New York to...

Infamous Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, who twice escaped from maximum-security prisons in his country, was extradited at the request of the...

Trump says he respects CIA in his first visit to headquarters

LANGLEY: US President Donald Trump told CIA officers on Saturday that he has great respect for the agency, denying that he had a feud...

Embattled Syria troops clash with IS in Deir Ezzor

BEIRUT: Syrian government forces clashed with Islamic State group fighters for a fourth day Tuesday in an eastern city where a jihadist assault has...

Tehran fire: Plasco building collapses, 30 feared dead

TEHRAN: At least 30 fire fighters were killed after Iran's oldest high-rise, the 15-storey Plasco building in downtown Tehran, collapsed live on TV on...

Syria’s Assad says Astana talks will focus on ceasefire

DAMASCUS: Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has said peace talks in the Kazakh capital next week will focus on enforcing a cessation of hostilities to...

India school bus crash kills at least 15 children

NEW DELHI: At least 15 children were killed and dozens more injured when a school bus collided with a truck in northern India on...