101 Palestinians dead, Israeli soldier missing as Gaza truce collapses

GAZA CITY (AFP) - A humanitarian truce in Gaza lay in tatters Saturday amid a new deadly wave of violence, which left 101 Palestinians dead and an Isr

Obama: After 9/11, 'we tortured some folks'

WASHINGTON (AFP) - President Barack Obama acknowledged Friday that US officials had tortured some folks in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 att

Iraq soldiers die battling jihadists, blasts hit Baghdad

HILLA (AFP) - At least 17 Iraqi soldiers were killed in a fierce battle against jihadists south of Baghdad Friday while bombs in and around the capita

CGames: Singapore sweep table tennis women singles

GLASGOW (AFP) - Singapore continued their dominance of women's table tennis at the Commonwealth Games by winning all three singles medals as Feng

CGames: Bolt back on track as Pearson defends title

GLASGOW (AFP) - Athletics legend Usain Bolt took centre stage with a rapturous return to the track at the Commonwealth Games on Friday as Australian S