Legislative history made as Qataris elect 30 members of Shura Council

Legislative history made as Qataris elect 30 members of Shura Council

The head of the Supervisory Committee of the Shura Council elections Majed Ibrahim al-Khulaifi announced Saturday the winners of the first Shura Council elections held in Qatar.

Nepal court demands quick relief for acid attack victims

Nepal court demands quick relief for acid attack victims

In early 2015, 16-year-old Sangita Magar was in a tuition centre in the Nepali capital Kathmandu when a young man burst into the room and flung acid at her, injuring Magar and her friend.

Mel Gibson: 'It's time Hollywood forgave me'

Mel Gibson: 'It's time Hollywood forgave me'

One of the most sought-after names in Hollywood at the height of his career, Oscar-winning Mel Gibson has been a pariah in the filmmaking community for a decade.

S. Korean gets 12 years for knife attack on US ambassador

S. Korean gets 12 years for knife attack on US ambassador

The South Korean man behind a shocking knife attack that left the US ambassador in Seoul needing 80 stitches to a deep gash on his face, was convicted of attempted murder

Protest against attack on US envoy

Protest against attack on US envoy

People hold South Korea and US flags during a pro-US rally denouncing the attack on US ambassador to South Korea...