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Kuwait court shuts two newspapers over coup articles

Al Watan and Alam Al Yawm were suspended for articles about a secret probe into a coup plot to overthrow the govt.

Abdullah ahead in partial Afghan vote results

Karzai's top rival has 44pc of the vote tallied so far while his closest competitor Ghani received 33.2pc of the vote.

Nasa’s space station Robonaut finally getting legs

CAPE CANAVERAL: The first out-of-this-world humanoid robot is finally getting its space legs. For three years,...

Egyptian leader meets Coptic pope

CAIRO: Egypt’s former military chief and presumed presidential front-runner visited the Coptic pope on Saturday...

Phelps to compete in three events

MESA: Michael Phelps is entered in three events at his first swimming meet since he retired after the 2012 London...

5 features an Amazon phone might offer

Some unconfirmed reports say the phone could have a 3-D interface and multiple front-facing cameras.

Health care site flagged in heartbleed review

Password change recommended following a review of the government's vulnerability to Heartbleed Internet security flaw.

Student gets five years in terrorism case

PHILADELPHIA: An immigrant teen who had earned a scholarship to an elite US college but became enamoured of Jihadist...

Man who avoided prison is overwhelmed by support

ST LOUIS: A US man who avoided prison because of a clerical error and led a law-abiding life for 13 years says he is...

Powerful quake shakes Mexican capital

ACAPULCO: A powerful magnitude-7.2 earthquake shook central and southern Mexico on Friday, sending panicked people...

Stress illness haunts Trott again

LONDON: England batsman Jonathan Trott is taking a lengthy break from cricket for the second time in five months...

White House updating online privacy policy

A new privacy policy explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov

Taliban inmates break out of Afghan prison

Insurgents escaped using weapons smuggled into the facility in a jailbreak that killed three police guards.

Avalanche on Everest kills 12, three missing

An avalanche swept down on Mount Everest, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing.

PCB advertises for coaches again

The PCB says it prefers to have a former Test or international player as the head coach.

Trott stressed again, stepping away from cricket

''It is not fair on my teammates or myself to continue when I am unable to function at 100 percent.''

Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature

The feature must be turned on by the user, so people shouldn't expect to broadcast their location unknowingly.

X-Men director sex abuse lawsuit

Michael Egan III, the alleged victim, sued Singer is seeking more than $75,000 on each of four accusations.

India struggles with rebel threats during election

RAJNANDGAON: Indians cast ballots on Thursday on the biggest day of voting in the country’s weekslong general...

Scare over water in Oregon reservoir

PORTLAND: There’s nothing wrong with the 38 million gallons of water being flushed away from a reservoir in an...

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