Major powers agree to plan for ‘cessation of hostilities’ in Syria

MUNICH Major powers agreed on Friday to a cessation of hostilities in Syria set to begin in a week and to provide rapid humanitarian access to besieged Syrian towns,...

Britain says missing Hong Kong bookseller ‘involuntarily removed’ to China

HONG KONG Britain said on Friday that a missing Hong Kong seller of gossipy books on China’s leaders had likely been “involuntarily removed” to China from Hong Kong, constituting...

Snapdeal Employee Dipti Sarna, Missing Since Wednesday, Found – NDTV

New Delhi:  Snapdeal employee Dipti Sarna, who went missing near Delhi on her way home from work on Wednesday, has been found and is back with her family. ...

Kerry, Lavrov Agree On Need For Cease-Fire In Syria

KELLY MCEVERS, HOST: There’s has been a life-or-death urgency to Secretary of State John Kerry’s meeting today with his Russian counterpart in Munich, Germany. They’re trying to restart the...

Britain says missing Hong Kong bookseller ‘involuntarily removed’ to China

HONG KONG Britain said on Friday that a missing Hong Kong seller of gossipy books on China’s leaders had likely been “involuntarily removed” to China from Hong Kong, constituting...

Cliven Bundy’s Arrest Caps Years Of Calls For Government To Take Action

i Cliven Bundy stands along the road near his ranch after speaking with media in Bunkerville, Nev., on Jan. 27. His sons led the occupation of the Malheur National...

Punjab Assembly election 2017: Congress wary after Kejriwal predicts AAP will repeat Delhi performance

The AAP is set to win the Punjab assembly elections, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said on Thursday, adding he expected the Congress to finish a distant second. “We are...

Progress In Munich Talks: What That Means For Syrian Peace Process

i Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov (left) and Secretary of State John Kerry (second from left) attend the International Syria Support Group meeting in Munich, Germany, on Thursday along...

What’s behind the global stock market selloff? – Reuters

NEW YORK Global stock markets are on their shakiest footing in years. Investors are fleeing stocks and running to safe-havens like bonds and gold, driven by concerns about economic...

Why the maker of Roomba vacuums is getting out of the warbot business – Washington Post

IRobot is best known for its friendly Roomba vacuum robot, but the company got its start making military robots, such as the PackBot, which is popular in war zones....