KABUL — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in the capital as Afghan officials on Saturday raised the number of casualties from the attack to at least 39 dead and at least 41 wounded.
NEW DELHI — Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
BEIJING — Ordinary young Chinese may not have paid close attention to Xi Jinping's 3 1/2-hour speech this week, but they're happy to "applaud" the president in the newest viral phenomenon to sweep China's internet.