A car bomb hit a private security convoy in Baghdad on Thursday, killing four people and wounding at least nine others, security and medical officials said.
The rash of child kidnappings exposed this week in Shenzhen is far worse than thought. As many as 23 schoolchildren have been kidnapped this year, not five, and three killed, a government employee...
A British man who was among a group of five kidnapped in Iraq more than a year ago has committed suicide, according to a video released to The Sunday Times newspaper by a Shiite militia.
Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki is in a bind. Powerful anti-American cleric Moqtada al-Sadr has told his government that unless it orders its soldiers and police to lay down arms against...
Al-Qaeda and Jemaah Islamiah are now infamous in the 'war on terror', but other groups also pose a threat:
Forget about star wars, or even wars fought the old-fashioned way on battlefields. They are only a sideshow to the 'media wars' that really decide winners and losers nowadays.
As Iraq inches towards civil war amid political infighting and growing sectarianism, one figure stands out as the nation's potential saviour, or nemesis: radical Shi'ite leader Moqtada al-Sadr.
As the Sunni insurgency in Iraq has increased in its scope and brutality over the past few years, one of its key strategic objectives has become all too apparent - the desire to spark a civil war...
An autograph signing event to celebrate the launch of Po Po Book will take place tomorrow from 4.30pm to 6pm at the Multi-purpose Court, SportX, Ocean Terminal in...
Names of some are kept secret lest they are assassinated
Iraqis head to the polls soon but as yet they do not know who the candidates are.
In January, the busy streets of Fallujah were abuzz with activity and commerce.
The full facts surrounding the killing of a wounded and apparently helpless Iraqi insurgent by a US marine are not yet known. But the video evidence is powerful - and disturbing.