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Stampede kills 19 at religious gathering in India

LUCKNOW, India: A stampede at a religious gathering in northern India killed at least 19 people Saturday as thousands of devotees of a controversial...

Days of heavy snow kill 54 in Afghanistan

KABUL: The death toll from three days of heavy snow across Afghanistan rose to 54 on Sunday and there were fears the toll could...

Foreign countries, Middle East sighted Ramadan moon today

ABU DHABI: Various foreign countries have announced to sight crescent for the blessed month of Holy Ramadan here on Sunday as Muslims residing in...

Israeli officials back ‘shoot-to-kill’ policy of Palestinians, HRW

NEW YORK: Some leading Israeli officials are encouraging soldiers and police officers to kill suspected Palestinian attackers, even when they no longer pose a...

Employers can ban the hijab, EU court rules

Employers are entitled to ban staff from wearing visible religious symbols, the European Union's top law court ruled on Tuesday, a decision Muslims said...

6.5 magnitude earthquake jolts China

BEIJING: 6.5 magnitude earthquake on Friday struck China's far western region of Xinjiang. The China Earthquake Network Centre said that epicentre of the quake...

Turkey to introduce new anti-tobacco measures

ISTANBUL: Turkey's Health Ministry is mulling a new anti-tobacco campaign in its efforts to curb the rising number of smokers across the country, prompting...

Nabire dies leaving only four northern white rhinos behind

One of the last five northern white rhinoceroses in the world, Nabiré, a 31-year-old female northern white rhino has died. Nabiré's death leaves only three...

Suicide bomber hits Baghdad shops, killing seven: officials

BAGHDAD: A suicide bombing ripped through shops in eastern Baghdad on Monday, killing at least seven people, Iraqi security and medical officials said. The blast...

17 die in Colombia military chopper crash

BOGOTA: Seventeen Colombian military personnel died when their helicopter crashed in rough weather, the army said on Monday.            ...