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Saudis ponder cease-fire but pound Yemen's airports

May 5, 2015

Saudis ponder cease-fire but pound Yemen's airports

Heavy Saudi-led airstrikes targeted several airports Monday across Yemen even as the kingdom’s foreign minister said officials were considering a cease-fire to allow aid into the Arab world’s poorest country. In the southern city of Aden, more than 150 airstrikes hit the city’s airport, ...

May 5, 2015

Jihadis dynamite Mali mausoleum proposed as world heritage site

Jihadis have destroyed a mausoleum in central Mali that had been submitted as a U.N. World Heritage site, leaving behind a warning that they will come after all those who don’t follow their strict version of Islam, a witness said Monday. The dynamite attack ...

Britain welcomes naming of baby Princess Charlotte

May 5, 2015

Britain welcomes naming of baby Princess Charlotte

Britain’s newspapers have lauded the choice of Charlotte Elizabeth Diana as the name of the new baby of Prince William and his wife Kate for its tribute to family. Britain had been on tenterhooks waiting to discover what names the Duke and Duchess of ...