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Taiwan gas pipeline blasts kill 15, injure 230

2014-08-01 06:37 in News

Gas leaks triggered a series of powerful explosions in the southern Taiwanese city of Kaohsiung, killing at least 15 people and...

Israel vows to crush Gaza tunnels

2014-07-31 21:29 in News

Israel has vowed to keep its troops in Gaza until they finish destroying a network of cross-border tunnels, despite sharp UN and...

Ex-spy Litvinenko death inquiry to open in UK

2014-07-31 18:59 in News

The UK will formally open an inquiry into the radioactive poisoning of Russian former spy Alexander Litvinenko in a case that...

Police arrest two for singing 'Death to Jews'

2014-07-31 16:38 in News

Dutch police have arrested two people for allegedly chanting 'Death to the Jews' at a pro-Palestinian demonstration, the public...

19 dead in rough seas off Pakistani beach

2014-07-31 15:37 in News

At least 19 bathers have drowned and four are missing in rough seas off Pakistan's biggest city Karachi, officials say, after...

'No American is proud' of CIA tactics

2014-07-31 15:37 in News

The State Department has endorsed the broad conclusions of a harshly critical Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and...

Snowden a recluse one year on from asylum

2014-07-31 14:32 in News

US intelligence agent Edward Snowden marks one year of political asylum in Russia, where he continues to live a life shrouded in...

Israel vows to destroy Hamas tunnels

2014-07-31 13:28 in News

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says the military will dismantle the Hamas tunnel network in the Gaza Strip 'with or...

Obama takes tougher line against Gaza deaths

2014-07-31 13:08 in News

The Obama administration condemned the deadly shelling of a UN school in Gaza, using tough, yet carefully worded language that...