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Magnitude 5.4 quake strikes southern Iran, no casualties reported: TV

DUBAI: A magnitude 5.4 earthquake on Wednesday struck Iran’s southern province of Hormozgan, state television reported. There were no immediate reports of casualties or...

9 Americans killed in Mexican ambush, Trump urges joint war on...

MEXICO CITY:  Gunmen killed nine women and children in the bloodiest attack on Americans in Mexico for years, prompting US President Donald Trump to...

McDonald’s Corp dismisses CEO over consensual relationship with employee

McDonald’s Corp dismissed Chief Executive Steve Easterbrook over a recent consensual relationship with an employee, which the board determined violated company policy, the fast-food...

Supreme leader Khamenei rules out any talks with US

Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Sunday that it will uphold ban any talk with America, describing the two countries as implacable foes...

Saudi Arabia kick-starts IPO of world’s largest oil company

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia’s state oil company kick-started its initial public offering (IPO) on Sunday, announcing its intention to list on the domestic bourse as...

US judge blocks Trump immigrant health insurance rule

A US judge has temporarily blocked a rule proposed by President Donald Trump that would require immigrants to prove they will have health insurance...

PM Johnson rejects calls for no-deal Brexit in election pitch

LONDON/SWINDON: British Prime Minister Boris Johnson drew an angry backlash from Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage on Saturday after he rejected calls to drop...

Over 30 Pakistani migrants found in lorry in France

More than 30 migrants from Pakistan have been found hidden in a lorry in southern France, prosecutors said Saturday. They said the driver, who was...

Nine school going children killed in Afghanistan mine blast

KABUL: Nine Afghan children were killed on Saturday when a mine exploded as they walked to school, police said, the latest victims in a...

Volcano erupts on Satsumaio island in southeast Japan

TOKYO: A volcano erupted on Satsumaio island in southeastern Japan late Saturday, the Japan Meteorological Agency said, but there were no immediate reports of...