NASA Seeks Students’ Ideas to Land Manned Probe on Mars

WASHINGTON:  The US space agency is seeking innovative ideas from students for generating a novel technology that can help land heavy manned spacecrafts safely and swiftly on the surface... Read more »

US, Britain’s different attitudes towards Russian involvement in Syria

After the meeting at Hammond`s official residence on Saturday, Kerry said defence secretaries of the US and Russia had held extensive talks via telephone on the fight against the... Read more »

1 Indian killed, 2 injured in Yemeni attack in Saudi Arabia

One Indian was killed and two others were injured in mortar attacks from Yemen around Samtah General Hospital in Jizan region of Saudi Arabia. The dead has been identified... Read more »

30 killed in Taliban attack on Pakistan air force base.

At 16 people were killed today when heavily armed Taliban militants launched a brazen attack on an air force base and a mosque inside it in this restive Pakistani... Read more »

Taliban attacks air force base in Pakistan, 6 militants killed

Taliban militants attacked an air force base in this northwestern city of Pakistan today, sparking a gunbattle with the security forces that left six terrorists dead. Up to 10... Read more »

Military in Burkina Faso confirms coup, dissolves government .

The military in Burkina Faso has taken to the airwaves to declare it now controls the country, confirming that a coup has taken place just weeks before national elections.... Read more »

Muslim teen creates clock, shows teachers, gets arrested

When Ahmed Mohamed went to his high school in Irving, Texas, Monday, he was so excited. A teenager with dreams of becoming an engineer, he wanted to show his... Read more »

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman sanctions Binladin firm over pre-hajj tragedy.

RIYADH Saudi Arabia’s King Salman sanctioned the powerful Saudi Binladin Group Tuesday over the collapse of a construction crane at Mecca’s Grand Mosque, which killed more than 100 people... Read more »