Saturday May 16, 2015
An Egyptian court sentenced deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi to death today over jail breaks during the 2011 uprising.
Wednesday May 13, 2015
At least 43 Shia Muslims were killed and 13 wounded when gunmen opened fire on their bus in Karachi, Pakistani police have said.
Monday May 04, 2015
The two gunmen shot dead when they attempted to attack an anti-Muslim cartoon exhibition have been identified as roommates from Arizona, one of them a suspected jihadist.
Friday April 24, 2015
South Africa's parliament will be suspended from next week to enable politicians to return to their constituencies to spread the anti-xenophobia message, in the wake of deadly attacks on African migrants.
Tuesday April 21, 2015
South African soldiers are to be deployed in Johannesburg to quell anti-immigrant violence that has killed at least seven people in several weeks of unrest.
Saturday April 18, 2015
South African police have detained more than 30 people as a wave of violence against Africans and other immigrants spread to Johannesburg.
Friday April 10, 2015
A Pakistani court has freed on bail a man accused of plotting a 2008 militant assault on India's financial capital that killed 166 people and seriously strained ties between the nuclear-armed neighbours, his lawyer said.
Sunday April 05, 2015
Since April 2014, pro-Russian separatists in the Donetsk and Luhansk regions of east Ukraine have been waging a deadly battle with Ukrainian forces.
Wednesday March 18, 2015
Anti-capitalist protesters clashed with riot police near the new headquarters of the European Central Bank in Frankfurt today.
Sunday March 15, 2015
The Vatican's ambassador in Geneva has said the use of force will be necessary to protect minority groups from Islamic State aggression if a political solution cannot be achieved.