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Rotterdam terror suspect to be extradited to France

Friday, 27 May 2016 11:35
Amsterdam: The 32-year-old Frenchman Anis B. , suspected of planning a attack in France, will be surrendered to French judicial authorities, Amsterdam district court decided on Thursday.The man was arrested on March 27 this year in a house in Rotterdam,…

Dozens feared dead after migrant shipwreck off Libya

Friday, 27 May 2016 11:28
Rome: Dozens of migrants were feared dead on Thursday after a migrant boat overturned some 30 miles off the Libyan coast while at least 88 were rescued by Italian coastguard, its commander Cosimo Nicastro said.Two Italian coastguard vessels raced to…

Pope prays for Syria terror victims, terrorists

Thursday, 26 May 2016 11:35
Vatican City: Pope Francis has prayed for both the victims of the string of the noxious terror attacks that rocked Syria this week, and those responsible for the blasts asking for God’s compassion to “convert” their hearts.While speaking during his…

Brussels Airport loses nearly 1.5mn passengers after March attacks

Thursday, 26 May 2016 11:37
Brussels: Brussels Airport has lost 1.5 million passengers since the attacks on March 22, a media report said on Wednesday.Following the attacks on March 22, the airport recorded a decrease of 29.1 percent in passenger traffic at the end of…

Shake hands with female teachers or face fine, Muslim boys told

Thursday, 26 May 2016 11:34
Geneva: Muslim school students in the Swiss canton of Basel cannot refuse to shake hands with their female teachers on religious grounds, otherwise their parents will face fines, local authorities have ruled.“The public interest with respect to equality between men…

Eurozone agree to 'breakthrough' Greece debt deal

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 11:59
Brussels: Eurozone finance ministers on Wednesday agreed to extend further bailout loans to Greece as well as debt relief, in what they called a "major breakthrough".After talks that ended late Tuesday night in Brussels, the 19 eurozone ministers - known…

Top Muslim cleric calls for global efforts to end terrorism

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 11:31
Rome: The chief imam of Cairo's prestigious Al-Azhar mosque, Ahmad al-Tayyeb, has urged nations to join forces to end the scourge of terrorism and "rivers of blood"."This is my appeal to the world and to the free men of the…

Sicilian shoots dead his wife's lover during row

Wednesday, 25 May 2016 11:32
Catania (Italy): A 44-year-old man allegedly killed his wife's lover in eastern Sicily with two shotgun blasts during an argument over access to their lovechild, police said on Tuesday.Police and emergency services called to the married couple's home in Zafferana…

Ten mafia suspects held in Sicily for extortion against Bangladeshis

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 10:52
Palermo (Italy): Police on Monday arrested 10 mafia suspects in the Sicilian capital Palermoaccused of terrorising Bangladeshi residents in the city by trying to force them pay "protection money".The arrests came after the Bangladeshis reported the alleged extortion racket to…

Pope, Egypt's top Muslim cleric reject violence

Tuesday, 24 May 2016 10:47
Vatican City: At a landmark meeting here on Monday, Pope Francis and Egypt's top Muslim cleric Ahmad al-Tayyeb agreed to oppose violence and terrorism and to strive to protect minority Christians in the Middle East, the Vatican said in a…