The toll in last week's ferry capsize off South Korea's southwestern coast rose to 150 Wednesday as hundreds of divers worked on recovering bodies from the submerged vessel.
The confirmed death toll in South Korea's ferry disaster crosses 100, but almost twice that number remain unaccounted for nearly a week into the rescue and recovery effort
Malaysia's Transport Minister has praised the pilot of a Bangalore-bound troubled Malaysia Airlines (MAS) plane that was forced to make an emergency landing early today at an airport here for his "skillful" handling of the aircraft
British Prime Minister David Cameron has come under fire after he branded the UK a "Christian country" and been accused of "fostering division" within the country.
There was a green and forested landscape prior to the time that the ice sheet began to form in Greenland and scientists have now discovered that the three-million-year-old landscape still exists beneath the Greenland ice sheet
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Chinese banks are offering credit cards to young mothers, as they believe they have a greater say in the family budget
Hamid Mir was rushed to a hospital after gunmen attacked him on his way to work. He is now out of danger
A powerful earthquake measuring 7.0 on the Richter scale hit southern part of Mexico Friday, the country's seismologic service said
Investigators arrested the captain of the South Korean ferry that capsized three days ago with 476 people on board, as divers finally accessed the submerged vessel and spotted what they believed to be bodies
A Pennsylvania teenager has been suspended for asking the first ever Indian-American Miss America Nina Davuluri to the prom, the annual end of the year dance for high school students
Malaysia will deploy more underwater vehicles in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, the media reported Saturday
In search for life on other planets, NASA astronomers have detected an earth-like planet orbiting the habitable zone of a cool star.
Colombian Nobel prize-winning writer, who wrote 'One Hundred Years of Solitude,' died Thursday at his home in Mexico at the age of 87
A massive avalanche on Friday struck Mount Everest killing at least 13 Nepalese Sherpa guides and injuring several others in the deadliest mountaineering accident on the world's highest peak
Divers battled strong currents and murky waters today to finally enter a South Korean ferry two days after it sank, as investigators revealed the captain was not at the helm when the vessel capsized with hundreds on board
A mini-submarine deployed to locate the missing Malaysian plane's wreckage on the floor of the Indian Ocean has completed a full 16-hour mission mission at its third attempt, authorities said today
The frantic search for nearly 300 people, most of them schoolchildren, on board a South Korean ferry, extends into a second day today, as distraught relatives maintained an agonising vigil on shore
President Barack Obama says countries like Germany, China and India are working every day to out-educate kids so they can out-compete American businesses and are making more progress than US
A mini-submarine deployed to find the crashed Malaysian jet's wreckage has finally completed a full 16-hour mission in its third attempt