November 25, 2014 - 18:52 AMT
Building collapses happen regularly in Egypt due to illegal construction, and poor enforcement of regulations.
November 25, 2014 - 18:35 AMT
Deputy Defense Minister said Russia would not for now pursue claims against France over non-delivery, but expected the contract to be fulfilled.
November 25, 2014 - 17:04 AMT
"We are satisfied, it is the French who are not satisfied, and we are going to patiently wait," said Yury Borisov.
November 25, 2014 - 16:57 AMT
"There is no immediate danger, our priority is to save them if needed."We're waiting for the weather to calm down," a spokesman said.
November 25, 2014 - 15:22 AMT
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei’s reference to the future indicates that the extension of the talks would have his approval as well.
November 25, 2014 - 14:20 AMT
Kabul has suffered a growing number of bombings by the Taliban and other jihadist militants as foreign combat troops withdraw.
November 25, 2014 - 12:11 AMT
Pope Francis is also thought likely to address Europe's ongoing economic crisis and the social problems that it has created.
November 25, 2014 - 10:53 AMT
Lalji said al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, which operates from Yemen, received $20 million in ransom between 2011 and 2013.
November 25, 2014 - 10:21 AMT
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told reporters that a series of “new ideas surfaced” in the last several days of talks.
November 24, 2014 - 19:12 AMT
In the eight weeks since the Minsk agreement was signed, almost 1,000 people have been killed, the UN human rights office says.
November 24, 2014 - 18:39 AMT
Hagel, a former Republican senator, has served as Pentagon chief since early 2013. Obama is expected to announce the resignation.
November 24, 2014 - 17:02 AMT
"Almost all of these attacks have been prevented. But as the IRA once boasted, the terrorists only have to be lucky once," said May.
November 24, 2014 - 16:52 AMT
A Western diplomat spoke of "progress made this weekend," adding that the talks would reconvene in December.
November 24, 2014 - 16:18 AMT
"We have agreed on supplies of concrete elements of concrete armaments for the Ukrainian armed forces," Poroshenko said.
November 24, 2014 - 14:45 AMT
Kurdish security forces, known also as peshmerga took part in the fighting against the IS group in both towns.
November 24, 2014 - 14:33 AMT
"Current proposals guarantee the perpetuation of a crisis, backing Israel into a corner,” the Post quoted Israeli govt. sources as saying.