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Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman Bin Abdul
Aziz Al Saud held talks at his palace yesterday with Pakistan’s
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

Saudi Arabia to press Pakistan for more troops

Sharif’s trip comes amid profound challenges

Natalia Revuelta

Natalia Revuelta dies at 89

For decades, Revuelta was the subject of fascination on her Caribbean island nation and beyond

A dealer displays a carpet showing a map of Afghanistan
in his shop on Chicken Street in Kabul.

Afghanistan’s ‘war rugs’ reflect bloody decades

Weavers are tapping into the bloody past to boost their fortunes

Crowds during a protest against the rape of a young woman
in December 2012. The documentary has divided the public,
with some expressing concern that a convicted rapist was
being given a platform to air his views.

India bans broadcast of gang-rapist film

Home minister says will not allow any organisation to leverage the incident for commercial purpose

David Petraeus

Ex-CIA chief admits telling mistress secrets

Prosecutors recommended two years of probation and a $40,000 fine