Kashmir’s chief minister urges dialogue with Pakistan

India’s BJP government has scoffed at the idea of dialogue with Pakistan [FAROOQ KHAN/EPA] Srinagar,.

Hundreds killed in ‘relentless bombing’ of East Ghouta

The number of deaths is the highest causality figure the city has seen since a.

Bahrain: Five years in jail for Nabeel Rajab’s tweets

With his latest conviction, Rajab could spend as long as seven years in jail since.

As unrest simmers, Scotland’s Iranian diaspora look on

From left: Firooz, who fought in the Iran-Iraq war during the 1980s, and Shabi Forsyth,.

Malcolm X: From Nation of Islam to Black Power Movement

Described as one of the greatest African American leaders and hailed as the person who.

Denis Zvizdic: Bosnia’s future lies with Europe, NATO

Prime Minister Denis Zvizdic says EU membership will help resolve Bosnia’s border issues [Ali Younes/Al.

Abbas calls for international peace conference at UNSC

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has called for an international peace conference to convene by mid-2018.

Duterte bans Rappler reporters from presidential palace

A media critic said Duterte has no legal standing to ban reporters from covering him.

Syrian forces continue bloody offensive in East Ghouta

A wounded man is treated at a medical post in the besieged town of Douma.

Can child mortality be reduced?

The UN’s children’s agency says the world is failing newborn babies. At least 7,000 of.