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Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov. Photo  ©REUTERS
Kazakh student prisoners in Boston to face trial separately

The hearings of Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov, arrested in the United States in relation to the Boston bombings case would take place separately.

Kazakh student prisoners in Boston to face trial separately
Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov in the courtroom. ©Reuters
Boston prisoners' legal proceedings may be postponed: Stall

Legal proceedings against Dias Kadyrbayev and Azamat Tazhayakov, Kazakhstani students who were arrested in the United States in relation to the Boston bombings case, may be delayed until August.

Boston prisoners' legal proceedings may be postponed: Stall
Iraq attacks kill 10 as bomber hits university
Iraq attacks kill 10 as bomber hits university

Attacks in Iraq, including a suicide bombing at a university in north Baghdad, killed at least 10 people on Sunday, security and medical officials said.

Iraq attacks kill 10 as bomber hits university
Amir Ismagulov in Boston at the site of bombing. Photo ©REUTERS
Boston Prisoner's Kazakhstani father denied visa

Amir Ismagulov, the father of Azamat Tazhayakov, who is accused of obstructing justice in the Boston bombings case, has been denied a US visa and might not be able to attend his sons court hearings.

Boston Prisoner's Kazakhstani father denied visa
Boston remembers marathon bombing victims, one year on
Boston remembers marathon bombing victims, one year on

One year after the deadly Boston Marathon bombings, the northeastern US city on Tuesday will pay solemn tribute to the victims of the grisly attack that stunned the nation.

Boston remembers marathon bombing victims, one year on
Bomb attack kills 71 at bus station near Nigeria capital
Bomb attack kills 71 at bus station near Nigeria capital

Seventy-one people died in a bomb blast in a packed bus station in Nigeria's capital Abuja on Monday -- the deadliest attack yet to strike the city -- with the president blaming the explosion on Boko Haram Islamists.

Bomb attack kills 71 at bus station near Nigeria capital
Russia withheld intel on Boston bombing suspect
Russia withheld intel on Boston bombing suspect

Russia declined to provide the FBI with information about one of the Boston marathon bombing suspects two years before the attack, The New York Times reported.

Russia withheld intel on Boston bombing suspect
Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market
Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market

A bomb tore through a bustling Islamabad market on Wednesday, killing at least 17 people, police and hospital officials said, the latest violence to hit government peace talks with the Taliban.

Bomb kills 17, wounds 50 in Islamabad market
Pakistan's former President Pervez Musharraf. ©Reuters/Mohammad Abu Omar
Pakistan's Musharraf survives assassination bomb attempt: police

Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who is on trial for treason, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt as a bomb went off shortly before his convoy was due to pass early Thursday, police said.

Pakistan's Musharraf survives assassination bomb attempt: police
Djohar Tsarnaev. ©Reuters/Alexander Demianchuk
FBI wanted Boston bombing suspect 'to be informant'

The defense for accused Boston marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev say the FBI approached his brother and fellow suspect Tamerlan about becoming an informant on the Chechen and Muslim community.

FBI wanted Boston bombing suspect 'to be informant'
Suicide attack kills 15 in north Afghanistan: officials
Suicide attack kills 15 in north Afghanistan: officials

A suicide bomber on a three-wheeled motorbike killed at least 15 people at a crowded market in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday, officials said, as security is ramped up ahead of presidential elections.

Suicide attack kills 15 in north Afghanistan: officials
Two Bahrain children wounded planting bomb: police
Two Bahrain children wounded planting bomb: police

Two children, aged 10 and 11, were wounded while planting a roadside bomb in a Shiite village in Bahrain where a blast killed three policemen this week.

Two Bahrain children wounded planting bomb: police
'Letter bombs' sent to British military recruiters
'Letter bombs' sent to British military recruiters

The British government held an emergency meeting Thursday after a string of crude but potentially viable explosive devices were mailed to armed forces recruitment offices.

'Letter bombs' sent to British military recruiters
Car bomb kills at least 11 policemen in Karachi: officials
Car bomb kills at least 11 policemen in Karachi: officials

A powerful car bomb attack on a police bus on Thursday in Pakistan's commercial hub of Karachi killed at least 11 policemen and wounded 47 others.

Car bomb kills at least 11 policemen in Karachi: officials
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Photo courtesy of washingtonpost.com
US sets November trial in Boston bombings

A US judge has set a November trial date for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the chief suspect accused of bombing last year's Boston marathon, killing three people and wounding 260 others.

US sets November trial in Boston bombings
Syria, UN in Homs aid deal as Aleppo fighting hots up
Syria, UN in Homs aid deal as Aleppo fighting hots up

Aid operations were due to start in besieged areas of Homs Friday, a US official said, as Syria and the UN agreed to hold a "humanitarian pause" on fighting in the devastated city.

Syria, UN in Homs aid deal as Aleppo fighting hots up
Hong Kong police dismantle 'biggest' WWII bomb
Hong Kong police dismantle 'biggest' WWII bomb

Hong Kong police on Friday successfully dismantled the largest World War II bomb yet found in the city after its discovery on a construction site prompted the evacuation of 2,260 people.

Hong Kong police dismantle 'biggest' WWII bomb
Two Philippine TV journalists wounded in bomb blast
Two Philippine TV journalists wounded in bomb blast

Two journalists at a major Philippine TV broadcaster were injured on Saturday after a bomb exploded as they were covering fighting between soldiers and hardline Muslim rebels, a military commander said.

Two Philippine TV journalists wounded in bomb blast
US to seek death penalty for accused Boston bomber
US to seek death penalty for accused Boston bomber

The United States is to seek a rare federal death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving young student accused of the Boston marathon bombings.

US to seek death penalty for accused Boston bomber
Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits
Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits

A small explosive device went off outside a French church in central Rome could be linked to President Francois Hollande's visit.

Blast outside French church in Rome as Hollande visits