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
The international non-governmental organisation Amnesty International has called on Turkey’s government to stop its repressions against the media and to release jailed journalists in the country, repo
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
BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Monday it has complained to Japan after a Japanese minister visited self-ruled Taiwan over the weekend, warning this could hurt relations between Beijing and Tokyo.
If Seoul Central District Court approves the warrant, Park will become the third former leader to be arrested over corruption.
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Thousands of Australians fled their homes on Monday as a powerful cyclone bore down on coastal towns in Queensland, where authorities urged 30,000 people to evacuate low lying areas
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court will hold a hearing on Thursday to decide whether to arrest ousted president Park Geun-hye and hold her in a cell for up to 20 days while she is investigated on
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
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - NATO plans to spend 3 billion euros ($3.24 billion) to upgrade its satellite and computer technology over the next three years as the Western military alliance adapts to new threa
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.
China, India and Pakistan abstained from voting
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.
Police said they have spoken to a number of witnesses and were following a line of inquiry
Australian leaders plead for people to stay safe as Cyclone Debbie intensifies off Queensland.
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police on Monday told at least nine organizers of 2014's pro-democracy demonstrations they will face charges, protest leaders said, an ominous sign just a day after a n
Rally in Bern featured banner calling for Turkish President Erdogan's death
Trump has to realise 35% of business in USA, especially in Silicon Valley, is from immigrants
A Chapter 11 filing "raises the chance for Toshiba to eliminate risks from its overseas nuclear business," Takeshi Tanaka said.
In what is suspected to be a racially motivated attack, a group of teenagers in Hobart, Australia thrashed and hurled abuses at an Indian Taxi driver from Kerala early on Sunday.
The eight appeared to show no vital signs, local authorities said.
Apple was handed an injunction to stop selling its iPhone 6 line in Beijing for alleged infringement
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.
More than 100 countries are set to launch the first UN talks on a global nuclear weapons ban today over objections from the major nuclear powers.
Police in Australia's Tasmania state today said they have launched a probe into the assault on an Indian-origin man to assess whether it was a racially- motivated incident.
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
Myanmar`s army chief defended a military crackdown in Rakhine State on Monday after the UN pledged to probe claims security forces carried out a campaign of killing and torture against Rohingya Musl
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.
The US military has said that an airstrike in Iraq on March 17 corresponds to a site where 200 civilians died, but it is still assessing the validity of allegations of civilian casualties.