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China court bans sales of older iPhone models in Apple-Qualcomm global battle

China court bans sales of older iPhone models in Apple-Qualcomm global battle

A Chinese court has ordered a sales ban of some older Apple Inc iPhone models in China for violating two patents of chipmaker Qualcomm Inc, though intellectual property lawyers said ...

Afghan forces, Taliban battle for control of highways in Ghazni province

Afghan forces, Taliban battle for control of highways in Ghazni province

Heavily armed Taliban fighters destroyed bridges near the central city of Ghazni on Saturday, closing the main highway between the capital Kabul and southern Afghanistan, officials said.

Philippines declares battle with rebels over in Marawi City

Philippines declares battle with rebels over in Marawi City

The Philippines announced on Monday the end to five months of military operations in a southern city held by pro-Islamic State rebels, after a fierce and unfamiliar urban war ...

Philippines says Malaysian militant leader 'possibly' killed

Philippines says Malaysian militant leader 'possibly' killed

Thirteen rebels among the few dozen Islamic State loyalists holed up in the decimated heart of Marawi City were killed in the operation and Malaysian Mahmud Ahmad was likely among them.

‘Send Merkel home’, says right-wing rival in constituency battle

‘Send Merkel home’, says right-wing rival in constituency battle

Vowing to ‘shove her off the throne’, Leif-Erik Holm of the hard-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) is mounting a robust challenge to Chancellor Angela Merkel in her constituency ...

Iraqis dig their own wells in battle-scarred Mosul

Iraqis dig their own wells in battle-scarred Mosul

The families start queuing every day near the well in Mosul's Karaj al-Shamal neighbourhood, filling their large plastic containers with sulphurous, nearly undrinkable water.

500 fighters killed in a week in Aleppo battle: monitor

500 fighters killed in a week in Aleppo battle: monitor

More than 500 rebels and government forces have been killed in one week of fierce fighting to control the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, a monitor said on Saturday.

Battle for Fallujah will end in western district: commander

Battle for Fallujah will end in western district: commander

US-backed Iraqi forces fighting Islamic State militants in Fallujah are advancing towards militant strongholds

Napoleonic battle

Napoleonic battle

French soldiers fire their muskets during an historical reenactment recreating the siege of Burgos Castle battle

Indonesia’s battle to bring healthcare to the masses

Indonesia’s battle to bring healthcare to the masses

When Heni Karmila sought to find a doctor for her ailing mother using Indonesia’s new healthcare system

Final battle to retake Fallujah ‘will start in days’

Final battle to retake Fallujah ‘will start in days’

The final battle to recapture Fallujah, Islamic State’s stronghold near Baghdad, will start in “days

Terrified families emerge from rubble after battle of Ramadi

Terrified families emerge from rubble after battle of Ramadi

Terrified families waved white flags as they emerged from homes reduced to rubble in the Iraqi city of Ramadi, where government troops were still battling Islamic State fighters holed up on Friday, five days after the army recaptured the city centre.