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Arrest of gunman ends hostage seige in central Paris

PARIS: A gunman who took two people hostage in central Paris on Tuesday has been arrested and his victims freed "safe and sound", police in the French capital said. "Two hostages. including one who had petrol poured on them," have been…

Bangladesh denies IS link after hostage bloodbath

DHAKA: Bangladesh said Sunday the attackers who slaughtered 20 hostages at a restaurant in Dhaka were well-educated followers of a homegrown militant outfit who found extremism "fashionable", denying links to the Islamic State group.