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‘House of Horrors’ parents jailed for torture, abuse

RIVERSIDE (United States): A California couple were handed life sentences Friday after admitting to imprisoning and torturing 12 of their 13 children in a...

Voting begins in Egypt’s legitimate referendum

CAIRO: Egyptians were voting yesterday in a referendum that aims to cement the rule of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the former coup leader who...

US authorities arrest man linked to N. Korea embassy raid

WASHINGTON: US authorities have arrested a former marine in connection with a mysterious February raid on North Korea’s embassy in Spain during which masked...

Vietnam police seize a tonne of meth stashed in loudspeakers

HANOI: Police in southern Vietnam have seized more than a tonne of methamphetamine after uncovering a smuggling operation involving at least two Taiwanese nationals...

Pakistan PM hints at further cabinet changes after ‘batting order’ shuffle

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Friday that he would not hesitate to make more changes to his cabinet if required a...

India’s most senior judge faces sexual harassment storm

NEW DELHI: India’s most senior judge hit back yesterday at sexual harassment allegations made by a former Supreme Court employee, calling the accusations “unbelievable”. Chief...

Peace hopes suffer setback as Taliban-Afghan talks derailed

DOHA: Hopes for a breakthrough in a push to end Afghanistan’s gruelling conflict suffered a major setback Friday after a key summit between the...

Angolan leader cancels newly-awarded mobile phone licence

LUANDA: Angola’s President Joao Lourenco has cancelled a mobile phone licence awarded to a little-known startup company due to “non-compliance”, his office said recently. Local...

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