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Two Paris attackers planned another assault, prosecutor says

PARIS: Two men who took part in the Paris terrorist attacks, and who died in a police raid days later, appear to have been planning a final assault, aimed at La Defense, the business district west of Paris, the prosecutor…..

Pakistan, Nepal call for 'dialogue' to improve relations with India

NEW DELHI: India’s neighbours, on Wednesday, called for “dialogue” to improve mutual relations, with Pakistan calling for a revival of the composite framework and Nepal hoping that “tension” over the promulgation of constitution would dissipate and give way to better…..

Climate, extremism top agenda at Commonwealth summit talks

LONDON: Tackling climate change and countering violent extremism will top the agenda at the Commonwealth summit in Malta this week, attended by Queen Elizabeth II and French President Francois Hollande. Coming after the Paris terror attacks this month and just…..

Pope arrives in Kenya in pilgrimage to 3 African countries

NAIROBI: Brushing aside concerns for his security, Pope Francis arrived in Kenya on Wednesday for his first-ever visit to Africa, including to a country torn by sectarian violence. Francis was received upon arrival at Nairobi’s airport by President Uhuru Kenyatta…..

'Turkey gave no warning', pilot of downed Russian jet says

MOSCOW: A Russian pilot, who has survived the downing of his warplane, said on Wednesday that Turkish jets did not issue any warnings. Capt Konstantin Murakhtin said on Russian television that his plane was flying over Syrian territory and didn’t…..

Brussels schools reopen, manhunt ongoing for Paris suspects

BRUSSELS: Police armed with automatic weapons guarded schools in the Belgian capital as they reopened Wednesday for the first time since emergency measures were imposed in the wake of the Paris attacks, while Belgian and French authorities continued a hunt…..

Women to be fined up to £6,500 for wearing burkas in Swiss region

LONDON: Wearing a burka or niqab in public has been banned in the Swiss region of Ticino, with offenders facing a fine of up to £6,500. The region’s parliament approved the law on Monday, which will ban full-face veils, worn…..

Turkey's Erdogan says does not want escalation after Russian jet downed

ISTANBUL: President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday Turkey did not want any escalation after it shot down a Russian fighter jet, saying it had acted simply to defend its own security and the “rights of our brothers” in Syria. Speaking…..

Russia wants anti-IS alliance with US, France and even Turkey

PARIS: Russia would be prepared to “create a joint staff” to fight the Islamic State in which Moscow would work with France, the United States and even Turkey, the Russian ambassador to France said today.“We are prepared to… plan strikes…..

UN launches campaign for action on violence against women

UNITED NATIONS: India’s iconic India Gate and the Delhi Metro will join hundreds of monuments across the world that will be illuminated as part of a UN effort to galvanise support for global action to end violence against women and…..