International News at a glance

News across the globe

16-year-old girl set on fire as ‘punishment’ by Abbottabad jirga


No intention to diminish relations with Pakistan: US


Police officer arrested for alleged rape of minor girl in Lahore


Bangladesh JI leader set to hang for war crimes


Turkey PM set to go as Erdogan tightens grip


Army chief orders probe into MQM man’s custodial death


IDF uncovers new Hamas attack tunnel


Israel to UN: ‘We’re not opposed to the return of terrorist bodies’


Hamas says truce reached with Israel to end fighting along Gaza border


Germany has no plans to change Israel policy, Merkel reassures Netanyahu


Hamas claims to foil plot by Abbas rival Dahlan to stage coup in Gaza Strip


Turkey-EU visa deal disaster for EU as Erdogan likely to flood EU with Muslim migrants


Gulf Shi’ites paying religious tax to Iran are funding terror, Sunni campaign says


Trump proves Jewish supremacy diminishing in GOP, says David Duke


World Muslims celebrate Eid al-Mab’ath


Iran, Austria ink oil exploration deal


Iran Oil Show 2016 kicks off


Iran, China aluminum firms sign $2bn joint venture investment deal


Iran protests to US over using false term to Persian Gulf


Assad regime withholds aid to 900,000, says UN


Egypt journalists demand interior minister sacking


Turkey ‘could send’ ground troops into Syria


Iran threatens to close Strait of Hormuz to US


Clinton still leads Trump by double-digits, finds poll


London set to elect Muslim mayor


New NATO forces chief to be tough with Russia


VP encourages youngsters to pursue Chinese Dream


Stop meddling in South China Sea dispute, Chinese diplomat demands


Spotlight: Trump gets them wrong, from trade balance to basic economics


China-Arab research institute established in NW China


China’s central bank pumps more money into market


Chinese sports industry aims to reach $460 bln in 5-year plan


China’s economic reform sets example: Russian expert


UN provides 10 mln USD to Sudan to assist Syrian refugees


Somalia army kills 12 Islamic State militants


Schools torched as tension intensifies during protest in S. Africa