21 Feb 2014
Damascus: Moscow accused Washington of prolonging the Syrian conflict by supporting the Opposition ahead of a UN Security Council vote on Saturday that threatens to further deepen big power divisions.
20 Feb 2014
Amman: Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai on Wednesday urged the world to help Syrian refugee children receive a proper education.
15 Feb 2014
Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc eliminated its stake in Dish Network Corp in the fourth quarter and added a stake in financial giant Goldman Sachs, according to a regulatory filing on Friday.
13 Jan 2014
Tripoli: Three days of fighting between tribes in a restive city in southern Libya killed 31 people, the country's Health Ministry reported on Sunday, as gunmen assassinated the country's Deputy Minister of Electricity in a separate attack.
27 Jan 2014
Lucknow: Taking on BJP for not making power available in Uttar Pradesh during its three-time rule, Samajwadi Party supremo Mulayam Singh Yadav on Sunday promised 24-hour electricity for the state after a year.
30 Dec 2013
Tripoli: Libyan security officials say attacks in the restive eastern city of Benghazi have killed a senior police officer and wounded his guard and another officer.
19 Feb 2014
Zaatari Camp (Jordan): A teenage Pakistani activist who came to the international limelight when she was shot by the Taliban has said that the plight of Syrian refugee children deprived of proper education was a stark reminder of the "dark days" of Pakistani children under their hard-line rulers.
24 Jan 2014
Kiev: Ukraine's President Viktor Yanukovych met with the Opposition on Thursday for crunch talks in search of a way out of a crisis that has turned parts of Kiev into a battle zone, as pressure builds on him from EU.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Amid reports of differences between Congress and National Conference, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and NC leader Omar Abdullah said that he is not certain that whether the crisis between both allies has been sorted out.
11 Feb 2014
United Nations: Russia is scuttling Western efforts to push through a Security Council resolution that would raise the prospect of sanctions against Syria unless the government gives unrestricted access to deliver humanitarian aid.