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China panel hears first transgender discrimination case

China panel hears first transgender discrimination case

A Chinese arbitration panel held a hearing Monday in what is believed to be the country’s first transgender employment discrimination case, according to the lawyer in the case. A ruling… Read more »

Explosion reported near Kabul airport: police official

Explosion reported near Kabul airport: police official

An explosion was heard near the airport in the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday, a police department spokesperson said. There were no immediate details on casualties or damage from the blast, which occurred… Read more »

Germany shuts Munich train stations after tip Islamic State planned attack

Germany shuts Munich train stations after tip Islamic State planned attack

Germany shut down two train stations in Munich about an hour before midnight on Thursday following a tip from the intelligence service of a friendly country that the Islamic State… Read more »

16 dead, 30 wounded in three blasts in northeast Syria

16 dead, 30 wounded in three blasts in northeast Syria

At least 16 people were killed and 30 wounded by explosions in three restaurants in the northeast of Syria on Wednesday, a monitoring group said, in attacks claimed by the… Read more »

Daesh kidnap 300 Afghan civilians over two months: Officials

Daesh kidnap 300 Afghan civilians over two months: Officials

Militants from the Takfiri Daesh have kidnapped hundreds of civilians in the troubled eastern Afghanistan over the past two months, local officials said Haji Ghalib Mujahid, the governor of Achin… Read more »

Russian plane black boxes point to ‘attack

Russian plane black boxes point to ‘attack

Black box data from the Russian plane that crashed in Egypt last week indicates it was hit by a bomb, sources said, before an Egypt-led probe into the disaster was… Read more »