Islamabad, Dec 22 : At least 13 militants were killed in a clash with the police in Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi Monday night, police said.… Read it!
Vatican City, Dec 22 : Pope Francis lambasted the Roman Curia, the administrative apparatus that enables him to govern the Roman Catholic church, in a speech Monday in which he accused it of “spiritual Alzheimer’s” and a list of other … Read it!
Zurich, Dec 22 : Roger Federer defeated Stanislas Wawrinka 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 in a highly entertaining exhibition match held here in support of the former’s foundation, raising 850,000 pounds for education projects in southern Africa.… Read it!
Edinburgh, Dec 22 : Support for the Scottish National Party (SNP) reached the highest level at 48 percent voters for the Westminster British parliamentary elections next year, poll results published by the media Monday showed.… Read it!
Yaounde, Dec 22 : Dozens of people were killed in a series of fresh clashes between armed groups in the central part of Central African Republic (CAR) over the weekend, an armed group source told Xinhua by phone Monday.… Read it!
London, Dec 22 : Liverpool legend Jamie Carragher has urged his old club not to re-sign Fernando Torres.… Read it!
Tunis, Dec 22 : Nidaa Tounes candidate Beji Caid Essebsi won the second round of Tunisia’s 2014 presidential elections with 55.68 percent of the votes, the Tunisian Elections Board (ISIE) announced Monday.… Read it!
Islamabad, Dec 22 : Pakistan and Iran Monday agreed to enhance mutual cooperation and coordination to fight terrorism, narcotics and human smuggling.… Read it!
Abuja, Dec 22 : At least 20 bodies have so far been recovered at the scene of an explosion which rocked a bus station Monday on the outskirts of Gombe, the capital of Nigeria’s northeastern state by the same name, … Read it!
Berlin, Dec 22 : Hertha BSC and goalkeeper Thomas Kraft have agreed on contract extension until 2017, the Bundesliga side confirmed Monday.… Read it!