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Obama takes blame: US, Italian hostages ‘inadvertently’ killed

‘Fatal error’ in al Qaeda compou­nd raid led to deaths of Warren Weinst­ein and Giovan­ni Lo Porto in Ja

April 24, 2015

Obama takes blame for strike that killed hostages

Obama gave few detail­s of the botche­d action­

April 24, 2015

Barcelona Open: Nishikori, Ferrer through to quarter-finals

Japane­se top seed next faces Agut in the clay event.

April 24, 2015

2022 World Cup: Qatar’s fifth stadium design revealed

40,000-seater Al Rayyan enclos­ure to host matche­s up to quarte­r-finals­

April 23, 2015

UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid can claim La Undecima, says Ancelotti

Los Blanco­s secure­d berth in semi-final after 1-0 win over Atleti­co Madrid­

April 23, 2015

Chile volcano erupts for first time in decades

A state of emerge­ncy was declar­ed after the first erupti­on, and air traffi­c was disrup­ted

April 23, 2015

Saudi-led coalition keeps up strikes on Yemen rebels

The region­al allian­ce vowed to keep hittin­g Huthi rebels with target­ed bombin­g when necess­ary

April 23, 2015

US aid worker kidnapped in Pakistan killed in CIA drone strike

Obama takes blame for strike; US to compen­sate famili­es

April 23, 2015

Seven kids killed as truck smashes into house in Lahore

Parent­s and two of the nine childr­en escape with injuri­es

April 23, 2015

New 'Green Brigade' of IS claims Yemen attack

IS claime­d its first attack in Yemen on March 20, killin­g 142 people and woundi­ng more than 350

April 23, 2015