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October 16, 2017 9:01 AM Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like India

In my youth, parents chastened their children if they wasted food by reminding them that millions starved in Ethiopia. Ethiopia was the country stricken with famines. According to the World Peace Foundation, between 1870 and 1980, 115 million starved to death in Ethiopia. Guess what? In 2017, Ethiopia will be the fastest-growing economy, projects the World 90

October 14, 2017 1:37 PM Morocco arrests 11 suspects linked to IS jihadists

Moroccan police on Saturday arrested 11 members of an “extremely dangerous terrorist” cell linked to the Islamic State group and seized chemical products used to make bombs, the interior ministry said. The suspects were active in the neighbouring northern cities of Fez and Meknes, in commercial capital Casablanca, as well as in the central town of Khouribga 71

September 17, 2017 10:25 AM British police arrest second man over London train bombing

LONDON (Reuters) - A second man has been arrested over Friday’s bombing of a London commuter train that injured 30 people and Britain remained on its highest level of alert on Sunday with soldiers helping provide security. The 21-year-old man was detained under Britain’s Terrorism Act in the west London suburb of Hounslow just before midnight on Saturday 66

August 17, 2017 2:42 AM Marco Asensio continues to announce arrival in dominant Real showing

Real Madrid racked up a comprehensive 5-1 aggregate scoreline in the Spanish Super Cup with a 2-0 victory in the Bernabeu on Wednesday to lift a second title in 2017-18, as Zinedine Zidane's side attempt to pull off an unprecedented single-season sextuple. Marco Asensio added another belter to his opening-leg strike, and Karim Benzema scored a pure striker's 32

August 16, 2017 2:00 AM Trump Asks, ‘What About the Alt-Left?’ Here’s an Answer

But there is one stark difference between the violence on the two sides: The police said that James Alex Fields Jr. of Ohio drove his car into a crowd and killed at least one person, Heather Heyer. Mr. Fields was charged with second-degree murder. Get the latest on the aftermath of the Charlottesville, Va., violence — and other major news — delivered 20

August 9, 2017 10:38 AM Car rams into soldiers in Paris suburb in suspected terrorist attack

PARIS (Reuters) - A car rammed into a group of soldiers in a Parisian suburb on Wednesday, injuring six before speeding off in what officials identified as a suspected terrorist attack. The vehicle, a BMW, was parked in an alley before it accelerated into the soldiers as they left their barracks to go on patrol, said Patrick Balkany, mayor of Levallois-Perret 7

August 8, 2017 2:06 PM Shiite Militia Blames U.S. for Attack That Killed Dozens on the Syria-Iraq Border

The U.S.-led coalition in Iraq and Syria has denied killing dozens of Shiite militia fighters in an artillery attack near the al-Tanf border. The Iran-backed Sayyid al-Shuhada Brigade operating along the border between Iraq and Syria had earlier accused the U.S. of the killings. The Associated Press reported that more than 40 of the fighters were killed 22

August 8, 2017 1:37 PM U.S. denies bombing Iraqi Shi'ite militia near Syrian border

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The U.S-led coalition fighting Islamic State denied responsibility on Tuesday for an attack near the Syrian border, which killed dozens of members of an Iraqi Shi'ite militia and, that group said, several of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards. A spokesman for the Iran-backed Kataib Sayyid al-Shuhada militia said 36 of its fighters 12

August 2, 2017 10:09 AM Funerals, protests for Herat mosque bombing victims

Public anger grows amid spate of attacks over 48 hours, the deadliest of which saw at least 29 Shia worshippers killed. Afghans have once again lost their faith in the police and security services after a pair of suicide attackers killed at least 29 Shia worshippers in the western province of Herat. Tuesday's blast, which no group has yet claimed, comes 62

August 2, 2017 2:29 AM Turkey Puts Nearly 500 People on Trial Over Last Year's Attempted Coup

(ANKARA, Turkey) — Turkey put nearly 500 people on trial Tuesday on charges of leading last year's failed coup, parading dozens of the men into a courthouse as protesters threw stones and shouted "Murderers!" The trial is part of a post-coup crackdown that has imprisoned 50,000 people and seen another 110,000 fired from their government jobs. Many of the suspects 36