Members of Afghan govt leave for Doha to meet Taliban for peace deal
Kabul [Afghanistan], Feb 28 (ANI): A six-member delegation from the Afghan government on Friday left for the Qatari capital of Doha to hold talks with the Taliban as a peace deal between the group and
Former Taliban Hostage in Doha to Witness Peace Deal
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN - Australian university professor Timothy Weeks, who was held captive for three years by the Taliban, arrived Thursday in Qatar in the Middle East to witness the signing of a pea
Deadly bomb blast rocks Kabul, Taliban denies involvement
Kabul [Afghanistan], Feb 28 (Sputnik/ANI): A bomb explosion killed a civilian and injured 10 others in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday, Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said. The expl
Assange's UK extradition hearing paused until May
A British judge on Thursday paused Julian Assange's extradition hearing following four days of intense legal wrangling over Washington's request for the WikiLeaks founder to stand trial there on es
Police Find 40 Migrants In Van In North Macedonia
Police in North Macedonia have detained 40 migrants found inside a van and arrested the driver on suspicion of human trafficking.
The Interior Ministry said on February 27 that the 39-year-ol
Ahead of US-Taliban peace deal in Qatar, Imran Khan leaves for Doha
Islamabad [Pakistan], Feb 27 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday left for a one-day visit to Qatar. The trip comes ahead the long-awaited deal seeking an end to decades-old long turm
Kabul Blast, Attacks Elsewhere Challenge Afghan Truce
ISLAMABAD - A bombing in the Afghan capital, Kabul, Wednesday injured at least nine civilians, the first significant incident of violence during the weeklong reduced fighting period agreed to betwe
Assange in UK court outburst over distance from lawyers
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday briefly disrupted his extradition hearing in Britain to complain about being forced to sit away from his lawyers.
The 48-year-old Australian stoo
TIMELINE | How China's new coronavirus spread
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared a global health emergency over a new coronavirus - known as COVID-19 - that has killed at least 2 595 people in mainland China, with cases confirmed
Graham Ford to miss Afghanistan series to recover from injury
Dublin [Ireland], Feb 26 (ANI): Cricket Ireland (CI) on Wednesday confirmed that head coach Graham Ford will miss the upcoming T20I series against Afghanistan. The assistant coach Rob Cassell announce
Member Of Anti-Militant Group Killed In Northwestern Pakistan
MINGORA, Pakistan -- A local leader of the opposition Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and member of an anti-militant group has been gunned down in the country's restive northwest.
Assange stripped naked and handcuffed, lawyer tells court
Julian Assange was stripped naked twice and handcuffed 11 times coming and going from court, the WikiLeaks founder's lawyer told his US extradition hearing in London on Tuesday.
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Amsterdam Considers Apology for Slavery in Former Colony
A reckoning is afoot, centuries after the city became a co-owner of what was then the South American colony of Suriname.
Review: In â€˜Good Luck,â€™ Miners in Serbia and Suriname Share a Cinematic Link
Weaving a spiritual conversation with breathtaking camera work among groups of people who will never meet but share desperation, dreams and camaraderie.
A Pioneering Woman of Science Reâ€‘Emerges After 300 Years
Maria Sibylla Merian captivated Europeans with her studies of insects, only to later have her work largely dismissed. Now, her findings are being celebrated again.
A Motherâ€™s Love? Of Course. Her Citizenship? Not So Fast.
Laws in 27 countries say that only fathers, not mothers, confer their nationality on a child. If Dad is dead or missing, Baby may wind up stateless.
The Shade of This Oranje Is Fading Fast
Iceland's 1-0 victory over the Dutch in Amsterdam and Turkey's 3-0 whipping of the Netherlands herald a major shift in the balance of power in Europe.
A New Holiday Tradition for the Dutch: Arguing About Blackface
A celebration of St. Nicholas in the Netherlands now includes an annual fight over the traditional depiction of his dark-skinned helper, Black Pete.
Armadillo to AÃ§aÃ: Flavors of a World Cup Journey
The Frugal Travelerâ€™s route to the soccer tournament was adventurous â€” and so were some of his meals.
To the Cup, the Long Way Round
Why take an expensive direct flight to the World Cup in Brazil, when you can take a more adventurous journey through four countries over 16 days?
Getting to the Heart of Suriname
As he winds his way to the World Cup, the Frugal Traveler stops in Suriname, where he travels in the interior by boat, and experiences a chaotic slice of the capital.
Hollandâ€™s Plan for Americaâ€™s Slaves
New evidence explains why the Netherlands tried to get freedmen to colonize Suriname.
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