Quake claims 65 in New Zealand

CHRISTCHURCH.A powerful earthquake killed at least 65 people in New Zealand’s second city Christchurch yesterday, crushing buildings and vehicles and leaving hundreds trapped and screaming for ...

Stop US interference Muslim states urged

TEHRAN.The Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei called on Muslim states yesterday to stop the interference of the “great Satan,” implying the Unite...

Coke colouring could cause cancer

BEIJING.“The caramel colouring used in Coca-Cola, Pepsi, and other foods is contaminated with two cancer-causing chemicals and should be banned,” said the Centre for Science in the Public...

Libyan protest toll at 100

TRIPOLI.Some 100 protesters have been killed in the Libyan city of Benghazi by the security forces on anti-government protests which erupted four days ago, the pan-Arab Al Arabiya TV quoted Human Rig...

World’s biggest family

He is head of the world’s biggest family – and said he is “blessed” to have his 39 wives. Ziona Chana also has 94 children, 14-daughters-in-law and 33 grandchildren. They live...

Boy kills mom over playstation

A 16-year-old American boy has reportedly confessed to killing his mother because she took away his Playstation game.Kendall Anderson attacked his mother Rashida with a claw hammer while she slept, b...