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Rights group: Gulf must increase worker protection

11/17/2013 4:17am
An international rights group is urging Gulf Arab states to take additional steps to safeguard domestic workers who are often outside normal labor laws and protections.

A look at the life of Pakistan's Pervez Musharraf

11/17/2013 8:51am
Pakistan's government plans to put ex-President Pervez Musharraf on trial for treason, the country's interior minister said Sunday. Musharraf, who came to power in a bloodless coup and became a U.S. ally after the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks, has faced a series of charges since returning to Pakistan after going into self-imposed exile for several years.

French president vows tough Iran stance in Israel

11/17/2013 12:44pm
Visiting French President Francois Hollande vowed to maintain his country's tough stance in upcoming nuclear talks with Iran this week, earning praise from his Israeli hosts Sunday as he began a three-day visit to the Jewish state.