Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi called a meeting of security officials in the wake of a deadly attack on a group of Christians in the south of the country on Friday, the state news agency reports.
Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying Coptic Christians in central Egypt, killing at least 26 people and wounding 26 others, state media report as they were driving to a monastery, state media report. The group was traveling in two buses and a small truck in Minya province, which is home to a sizeable Christian minority, […]
Lucas Papademos, Greece’s former prime minister, was injured when an explosive device hidden in an envelope detonated inside his car in central Athens on Thursday, police said. He was taken to hospital with his driver, who was also hurt, a police official said, declining to be named. Greek state TV reported that Papademos’s injuries were […]
Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, and a son-in-law to US President Donald Trump, is under scrutiny by the Federal Bureau of Investigation in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported on Thursday. Kushner is being investigated because of his meetings in December and other possible interactions with the Russian ambassador and a […]
US President Donald Trump has proposed zero aid in 2018 to the Tibetans, reversing the decades-old American policy of providing financial assistance to the community for safeguarding their distinct identity. The Trump administration now wants other countries to jump in. The State Department, which sent the detailed proposal to the Congress as part of Trumps […]
The suspect in the deadly Manchester concert bombing that killed 22 and left dozens injured, was driven by what he saw as unjust treatment of Arabs in Britain, a relative said Thursday, confirming he made a final phone call in which he pleaded, “Forgive me.” Salman Abedi was particularly upset by the killing last year […]
A flag meeting was held on Thursday between Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) and India’s Border Security Force (BSF) at the Kazipara border of Tentulia. The meeting was held from 12.00 noon till 2.30 pm. In the flag meeting, Lt. Col. Al Hakim Mohammad Nowshad, commander of Panchagarh 18 BGB and Lt. Col. Arun Kumar Verma, […]