Thursday, Jul 31, 2014
July 30, 20143:33 pm

At the edge of the schoolyard, some 20 donkeys lay dead, still tied to a railing.

July 30, 20142:13 pm

Medics took about 24 bodies including 13 girls to a hospital morgue after Guinean rap concert stampede.

July 30, 201412:11 pm

The Israeli assault intensified after the deaths of 10 soldiers in Palestinian cross-border attacks.

July 30, 20149:07 am

Suicide Bombers attacked two mosques in northeast Nigeria's Yobe state killing at least six people.

July 29, 20146:58 pm

The high death toll comes as Israel has escalated its military offensive in the coastal strip.

July 29, 20146:28 pm

Khamenei said Israel was acting like a "rabid dog" and "a wild wolf".

July 29, 20145:55 pm

Israel stepped up its bombardment of the Gaza Strip warning people in three densely populated areas to vacate their homes.

July 28, 20147:42 pm

"Unfortunately the world doesn't blame the Israelis," said Meshaal.

July 28, 20145:50 pm

"How should a mother feel when she opens her eyes on the day of Eid and does not see her son next to her?" said Abir Shammaly.

July 28, 20145:01 pm

Some of the casualties of the raid were jihadist fighters from the Islamic State or one of its allied Sunni militant groups.

July 28, 20145:19 pm

At least two Palestinians were killed in fresh airstrikes by Israel despite calls for immediate ceasefire.

July 28, 20149:55 am

The 20-day operation has already killed more than 1,000 Palestinians and 45 Israelis.

July 27, 20149:27 pm

The black boxes would be transferred from northern Mali to the capital, Bamako, and then delivered to Paris.

July 28, 201412:49 am
Smoke rises following an Israeli strike on Gaza, as seen from the Israel-Gaza Border. (Source: AP)

Hamas said it would be willing to abide by a new 24-hour humanitarian truce ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday.

July 27, 20146:02 pm

Clashes broke out on Saturday when Islamist groups launched an assault on the headquarters of a special forces unit near the city centre.

July 27, 20145:41 pm

Boko Haram militants take away Cameroon Vice Prime Minister Ahmadou Ali's wife and house help.

July 27, 20145:44 pm

Militiamen brought four bodies back and paraded through town in their cars, dragging the corpses behind them," said the police.

July 27, 20141:47 pm

Israel resume airstrikes. The 20-day operation has already killed more than 1,000 Palestinians and 45 Israelis.

July 27, 201410:07 am

Death toll rose to 1,000, 5,870 Palestinians have been wounded and 120,000 have been displaced.

July 26, 20145:41 pm

American embassy staff left Tripoli on Saturday and traveled overland to neighboring Tunisia.

July 26, 20144:22 pm

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the fate of around 200 other soldiers remained unknown.

July 26, 20143:44 pm

Muslims pray in a church in Gaza as Israeli airstrikes in the city disrupt prayers ahead of Eid.

July 26, 20148:09 pm

Gaza crisis enters its 19- day conflict; close to 1000 Palestinians and 39 Israelis have been killed in the crossfire.

July 26, 20142:25 am

A man was recently whipped in public for sexually harassing a woman.

July 25, 20145:38 pm

Terrorism has not been ruled out as a cause, although officials say the most likely cause is bad weather.

July 25, 20144:39 pm

The plane disaster is the third in space of just eight days, capping a disastrous week for aviation industry.

July 25, 20143:56 pm

In a statement, the U.N. health agency said that four hospitals had been damaged in the conflict.

July 25, 20142:46 pm

The crash was the third airline disaster within a week.

July 25, 20142:25 pm

The official said the drone flew near Zaatari refugee camp, which is home to around 100,000 Syrian refugees.

July 25, 20144:59 pm

More than 118,000 people are now sheltering in UN schools and people are running out of food.

July 25, 201411:26 am

Palestinian officials blamed Israel for the shelling on UN school but Israeli military denied the claim.

July 25, 20149:58 am

Three buildings collapsed after a butane gas cylinder exploded in Upper Egypt.

July 25, 20148:28 am
Algeria Plane

The plane, owned by Spanish company Swiftair, disappeared from radar less than an hour after it took off.

July 24, 20148:40 pm

The raging conflict has so far killed over 770 Palestinians and 34 Israelis and showed no signs of abating.

July 24, 20145:17 pm

Most of those killed were described by police as being mostly Sunni militants charged with terrorism.

July 25, 201412:02 am

French warplanes search desert for Air Algerie jet; had asked to change course due to storm.