Day of carnage across Afghanistan as Taliban steps up campaign

More than 50 people died in blasts in three different cities, including Kabul

7 days ago
Nazi war criminal Alois Brunner died in squalor in Syria

One of the Holocaust’s most notorious figures spent his last years in a Damascus basement, eating army rations and crying a lot

7 days ago
Israeli TV drops Netanyahu bombshell

IIsraeli leader Benjamin Netanyahu is said to have offered benefits to the owner of one of Israel’s largest-selling newspapers for favourable coverage

9 days ago
Bombers ravage markets in Baghdad

The attacks show the Islamic State’s reach despite Iraqi forces pushing the terrorist group out much of its territory

9 days ago
Assad government ready to negotiate ‘on anything’ in proposed peace talks

However, he questioned who would represent the opposition, and dismissed groups he said were backed by Saudi Arabia, France and Britain

9 days ago
Four soldiers killed in Jerusalem ramming attack

Many analysts say Palestinian frustration with Israel’s expanded settlement-building, stalled peace efforts and their own fractured leadership are behind the ...

10 days ago