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India top court orders an end to assaults against Kashmiris

India top court orders an end to assaults against Kashmiris

India's top court has ordered state authorities to stop threats, assaults and social boycotts of thousands of Kashmiri students, traders and professionals in an apparent retaliation for the killing of
French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

A French Catholic Church official says the country's bishops have "agreed in principle" to provide financial compensation to sex abuse victims whose cases are too old to be taken to court.
French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

French bishops agree to compensation for sex abuse victims

A French Catholic Church official says the country's bishops have "agreed in principle" to provide financial compensation to sex abuse victims whose cases are too old to be taken to court.
Muslim rebel commanders transform into Philippine officials

Muslim rebel commanders transform into Philippine officials

Some of the fiercest Muslim rebel commanders in the southern Philippines are in Manila to be sworn in as administrators of a new Muslim autonomy region in a delicate milestone to settle one of Asia's
Muslim rebel commanders transform into Philippine officials

Muslim rebel commanders transform into Philippine officials

Some of the fiercest Muslim rebel commanders in the southern Philippines are in Manila to be sworn in as administrators of a new Muslim autonomy region in a delicate milestone to settle one of Asia's
Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

Nigeria's president in a final appeal to the nation before Saturday's election says many "thought the worst might happen" after a surprise week-long delay but he pledges that people can go to the
Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

Nigeria leader says many feared 'the worst' after vote delay

Nigeria's president in a final appeal to the nation before Saturday's election says many "thought the worst might happen" after a surprise week-long delay but he pledges that people can go to the
From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day

From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day

Islamic State fighters facing defeat in Syria are slipping across the border into Iraq, where they are destabilizing the country's fragile security, U.S. and Iraqi officials say.
From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day

From Syria, IS slips into Iraq to fight another day

Islamic State fighters facing defeat in Syria are slipping across the border into Iraq, where they are destabilizing the country's fragile security, U.S. and Iraqi officials say.
Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit

Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has met with a Chinese vice premier in a bid to strengthen relations in the face of criticism from the West over the kingdom's human rights record and its war in
Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit

Saudi crown prince meets Chinese official on Beijing visit

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has met with a Chinese vice premier in a bid to strengthen relations in the face of criticism from the West over the kingdom's human rights record and its war in
India seeks to control rivers into Pakistan as punishment

India seeks to control rivers into Pakistan as punishment

India says it is building dams to stop its share of water from flowing into Pakistan-controlled Kashmir as it seeks to punish its longtime rival for an attack on paramilitary soldiers last week that
India seeks to control rivers into Pakistan as punishment

India seeks to control rivers into Pakistan as punishment

India says it is building dams to stop its share of water from flowing into Pakistan-controlled Kashmir as it seeks to punish its longtime rival for an attack on paramilitary soldiers last week that
Australian who drove into crowd, killed 6, sentenced to life

Australian who drove into crowd, killed 6, sentenced to life

A man who drove a stolen car into lunchtime crowds in downtown Melbourne and killed six people was sentenced to life imprisonment in what the judge described as "one of the worst examples of mass
Australian who drove into crowd, killed 6, sentenced to life

Australian who drove into crowd, killed 6, sentenced to life

A man who drove a stolen car into lunchtime crowds in downtown Melbourne and killed six people was sentenced to life imprisonment in what the judge described as "one of the worst examples of mass
Nicaragua's Ortega says he will restart talks with opponents

Nicaragua's Ortega says he will restart talks with opponents

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega says he will restart talks with his opponents, more than six months after breaking off the last dialogue and unleashing a round of arrests.
Nicaragua's Ortega says he will restart talks with opponents

Nicaragua's Ortega says he will restart talks with opponents

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega says he will restart talks with his opponents, more than six months after breaking off the last dialogue and unleashing a round of arrests.
Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

Philippine and U.S. officials say a little-known militant has been named the new leader of the Islamic State group in the southern Philippines.
Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

Amid loss of leaders, unknown militant rises in Philippines

Philippine and U.S. officials say a little-known militant has been named the new leader of the Islamic State group in the southern Philippines.
Japanese spacecraft touches down on asteroid to get samples

Japanese spacecraft touches down on asteroid to get samples

A Japanese spacecraft has touched down on a distant asteroid on a mission to collect material that could provide clues to the origin of the solar system.