Clashes on Pakistan border leave more than a dozen Afghan civilians dead, Afghan officials say

This post was originally published on this siteKABUL — More than a dozen Afghan civilians were killed and many others wounded Friday when clashes broke out on the border between Afghanistan

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Hong Kong police arrest four young people under Beijing’s new security law

This post was originally published on this siteHong Kong police arrested four people between the ages of 16 and 21 on suspicion of secessionist activities Wednesday, marking some of the most

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Amid international skepticism, China defends its official data after revising Wuhan death toll upward by 50 percent

This post was originally published on this siteChina revised its official coronavirus death toll in Wuhan, the original epicenter of the outbreak, by around 50 percent more Friday, citing new

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2019 was a year of deadly health crises. These were some of the worst outbreaks.

This post was originally published on this siteOver the past year, health crises have sparked fears and dominated headlines across the globe. In Congo, an Ebola crisis that erupted the year

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The US ambassador to Zambia defended a jailed gay couple. That was just the beginning.

This post was originally published on this siteWhen a court in Zambia sentenced a gay couple to 15 years in prison last month for breaching anti-homosexuality laws, the U.S. ambassador to the

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Indian police tried to beat up a protester then young women stepped in

This post was originally published on this siteWashington: The young man had barely gotten inside the gate of a house near the Jamia Millia Islamia University campus in New Delhi on Sunday when a

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Indian police tried to beat up a protester. Then a group of young women stopped them.

This post was originally published on this siteThe young man had barely gotten inside the gate of a house near the Jamia Millia Islamia University campus in New Delhi on Sunday when a group of

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A woman survived 12 days stranded in Australia’s outback. Her two friends are still missing.

This post was originally published on this siteWhen three friends set off for a drive through the Australian outback last month, the few provisions they packed — beef noodles, biscuits and

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Seven killed, mostly children, in Kabul suicide blast

This post was originally published on this siteKABUL — At least seven people were killed — five of them children — and 10 others wounded when a car bomb exploded near the Kabul

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Who are the Kurds and why is Turkey attacking them?

This post was originally published on this siteKurdish fighters in northern Syria have served as a crucial U.S. ally in the fight against the Islamic State. But U.S. troops stepped aside this

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