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    Train accident kills 19 in Karachi

    Associated Press | Updated at 12:50pm on November 03, 2016

    A passenger train crashed into the back end of another in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi on Thursday, killing at least 19 people and injuring...

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    IS leader Baghdadi confident in victory, in first message about Mosul battle

    Reuters | Updated at 08:45am on November 03, 2016

    Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi expressed confidence in victory, in his first message after US-backed Iraqi forces started an offensive to take back Mosul, the last major city under control of his group in Iraq...

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    Obama warns fate of world at stake

    BBC | Updated at 08:10am on November 03, 2016

    President Barack Obama has urged Democrats of all ethnic backgrounds to get out and vote for Hillary Clinton, warning that the fate of the US republic - and the world - is at stake...

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    Asian MPs urge probe of reported abuses

    Reuters . Sittwe | Updated at 12:58am on November 03, 2016

    Parliamentarians from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) urged Myanmar on Wednesday to probe reports of human rights abuses in Rakhine state as top foreign diplomats set off for the troubled area...

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    Kashmir schools shut down after deadly shelling

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:47am on November 03, 2016

    Hundreds of schools were ordered to close indefinitely in Kashmir Wednesday after shelling by Indian and Pakistani troops in the disputed region killed 14 civilians in two days...

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    In final week, Trump aims to flip Democrat strongholds

    Agence France-Presse . Eau Claire, United States | Updated at 12:41am on November 03, 2016

    Republican Donald Trump has spent much of the past week in enemy territory, desperate to poach a Democratic state and carve a perilously narrow path to victory in his White House race against Hillary Clinton...

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    Pakistan denies bail to National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl'

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:31pm on November 02, 2016

    A Pakistani prosecutor says a court has dismissed a bail plea from National Geographic's famed green-eyed 'Afghan Girl,' arrested a week ago over allegedly forged identity card papers...

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    Rahul Gandhi detained, released over ex-soldier suicide

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:51pm on November 02, 2016

    Delhi police on Wednesday detained Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi while trying to meet the family of a former army soldier Ram Kishan Grewal who allegedly committed suicide over the One Rank One Pension issue...

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    France moves Calais child migrants as row with Britain simmers

    Reuters | Updated at 05:14pm on November 02, 2016

    France began moving about 1,500 unaccompanied child migrants from the site of a demolished camp to reception centres across the country on Wednesday, as a feud with...

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    Chinese coal mine blast kills 33

    Reuters | Updated at 05:01pm on November 02, 2016

    An explosion at a coal mine in China has killed 33 people, media reported on Wednesday after rescuers recovered the bodies of 15 miners missing since...