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njtamil-french French Muslims Support Mideast Christians Against Islamic State PARIS— The Muslim Council in France, home to Europe’s largest Islamic minority, denounced the... 

njtamil-eu pushes EU Pushes for Urgent Energy Deal in US Trade Pact WASHINGTON— The United States should commit to exporting oil and natural gas to Europe under a transatlantic... 

njtamil-fragile Fragile Truce Holding in East Ukraine A cease-fire seems to have held throughout day-time hours in eastern Ukraine, despite sporadic skirmishes... 

njtamil-tur Turkey Tightens Internet Controls ANKARA— Turkey’s parliament passed a law tightening Internet controls and expanding the powers... 

njtamil-top rebel Top Rebel Leader Among Dead in Syria Blast The head of a leading Syrian rebel group was killed Tuesday along with at least 12 other people. The... 

njtamil-turkey Turkey Unlikely to Sign Gas Pipeline Deal With Israel ISTANBUL— Turkey is unlikely to sign any energy deals with Israel for the construction of a gas pipeline... 

njtamil-battle Battle for Benghazi Could Break Up Libya CAIRO— Pro-government Libyan forces, already reeling from the fall of the capital, are fighting to... 

njtamil-hong Hong Kong Activists Shave Heads in Protest HONG KONG— With the sounds of electric clippers mixing with a cello playing Beethoven’s “Ode... 

njtamil-karzai Karzai Urges End to Afghan Post-election Crisis ISLAMABAD— Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai and the United Nations have urged the two rival presidential... 

njtamil-in jakarta In Jakarta, Survivors Recall Australia Embassy Blast JAKARTA— A crowd gathered outside the Australian Embassy in Indonesia Tuesday to mark the 10th anniversary... 

njtamil-killing Killing and Preaching, Nigerian Militants Carve Out ‘Caliphate’ GOMBE, NIGERIA— First comes the killing, then the preaching. Islamist Boko Haram militants carrying... 

Group Works to Stem Child Prostitution in Nairobi Slums NAIROBI— In the Nairobi slum of Korogocho, underage girls as young as 15 are turning to prostitution... 

njtamil-africa food Africa Food Shortages Blamed on Poor Soils NAIROBI— A new report by the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) says that while farmers... 

njtamil-congress Congress Probes Militarization of US Police U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday reviewed federal government programs that provide billions of dollars in surplus... 

njtamil-task Multinational Task Force to Probe Child Migrant Crisis Top law enforcement officials from North and Central America are forming a multinational task force to...