Colombo, March 26 (IANS) At least 12 Indian fishermen were arrested by Sri Lankan navy for allegedly poaching in its waters, it said on Sunday.
New York, March 26 (IANS) A 15-year-old girl whose gangrape was streamed live on Facebook, and her family have been relocated to a "safe space", a media report said.
Washington, March 26 (IANS) A senior Al Qaeda leader responsible for two major attacks in Pakistan was killed in a US counter-terrorism airstrike conducted last week in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said in a statement.
Gaza, March 26 (IANS) The Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas on Sunday shut down the only passageway between the Gaza Strip and Israel following the assassination of one of the group's senior commanders.
Seoul, March 26 (IANS) North Korea on Sunday warned South Korea and the US against any attempt to stage a "special operation" to hit the Pyongyang leadership and military installations, including the nuclear arms base.
Washington, March 26 (IANS) At least one person was killed and 13 others were injured in a shooting early on Sunday at a nightclub in the US, police said.
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) Bangladesh paid homage to three million martyrs of its 1971 Liberation War, ahead of the 46th Independence and National Day celebrations on Sunday.
Dhaka, March 26 (IANS) At least six persons, including two police officers, were killed in two explosions in Bangladesh's Sylhet city, police said on Sunday.
London, March 26 (IANS) More than 30 persons were injured when several houses collapsed in a suspected gas explosion in Britain, the media reported on Sunday.
Washington, March 26 (IANS) Islamabad's ties with Beijing and its efforts to forge closer relations with Moscow will not have an adverse effect on its partnership with Washington, Pakistan's Ambassador to the US Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has said.