Pakistan has begun building a fence on its disputed 2,500 km (1,500 mile) border with Afghanistan to prevent incursions by militants, Pakistan's army chief said, in a move likely to further strain rel
Philippine troops have rescued three Malaysians held captive by Abu Sayyaf rebels, the military said on Monday, the second such operation in four days as security forces step up offensives against the
Bulgaria, where the average monthly salary is just 500 euros ($540) and corruption is rife even after 10 years in the EU, has now seen three elections in four years.
Cincinnati police searched for suspects in a nightclub shooting that left one man dead and 15 other people injured and sent club patrons diving to the ground to dodge bullets in what they described as
Hong Kong protest leaders said Monday that police intend to charge at least nine activists, including students and academics, who helped organize or lead Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests in 2014.
Two teenage girls wearing leggings were barred from boarding a United Airlines flight on Sunday because they did not meet a dress code for special pass travelers according to a company spokesman
President Donald Trump will name his son-in-law, r Jared Kushner, to lead a new office responsible for streamlining and overhauling the federal government on Monday
The team worked with local plastic surgeons to implant the material, which could one day be used to create more natural implants.
Some of the world's biggest economies have refused to attend high-level negotiations aimed at banning nuclear weapons, a sign that global denuclearization remains a distant dream.
The European Union urged Russia "to release without delay" what it said in a statement were "peaceful demonstrators" detained a day earlier during nationwide protests against corruption, AFP reported.
Australian leaders plead for people to stay safe as Cyclone Debbie intensifies off Queensland.
Rally in Bern featured banner calling for Turkish President Erdogan's death
A Chapter 11 filing "raises the chance for Toshiba to eliminate risks from its overseas nuclear business," Takeshi Tanaka said.
The eight appeared to show no vital signs, local authorities said.
The artificial blood will be far more expensive than conventional donation. So it is likely to be used for people with very rare blood types.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stocks got off to a weak start on Monday as caution among investors prevailed with lingering doubts about the future policy agenda of the new U.S. administration follo
TOKYO (AP) — Eight Japanese high school students are feared dead after being caught in an avalanche Monday during a mountain climbing outing at a ski resort, authorities and media said. The avalanche
Palaeontologists from the University of Queensland and James Cook University said it was the most diverse such discovery in the world.
US-backed Syrian forces mark a significant step as they advance on the IS stronghold of Raqqa.
The court is expected to bring in Park Geun-hye for questioning before it determines whether to issue the arrest warrant.
Under Trump, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is aiming to aggressively roll back Obama-era environmental regulations.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Despite Republican assurances that North Carolina’s “bathroom bill” isn’t hurting the economy, the law limiting LGBT protections will cost the state more
The recycling rate increased from 45% in 2007 to 51% in 2011
"Our regular passengers are not going to be denied boarding because they are wearing leggings or yoga pants," a spokesman said.
BERLIN (AP) — A senior member of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party says the conservatives’ unexpectedly strong win in a state vote gives them “tail wind” for bigger upcoming el
EU provides a good model for other regions, including Asia
TOKYO (Reuters) - Eight people are feared dead and two were in critical condition on Monday after an avalanche hit a group of high school students and teachers climbing in central Japan.
Industry officials and analysts say the suspension may be aimed at bringing down inventories given slowing sales in China.
Police cracked down on Hong Kong democracy activists Monday saying they would be charged over the Umbrella Movement mass protests, a day after a pro-Beijing candidate was chosen as the city's n
The march was one of the biggest unauthorised demonstrations in recent years, with police putting turnout at 7,000-8,000 people.
Many more are thought to be injured but rescue efforts are being hampered by bad weather.
Philippine security forces have rescued three more Malaysian sailors kidnapped by the Abu Sayyaf terror group, said Malaysian officials on Monday.
A top Texas Republican has resigned from the conservative House Freedom Caucus over its opposition to President Donald Trump's health care plan to replace Obamacare, the media reported.
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — India’s most populous state is running out of meat. After the Hindu right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party came to power in Uttar Pradesh this month on the back of a resounding