A Turkish cargo jet crashed near Kyrgyzstan’s Manas airport yesterday, killing at least 37 people, most of them residents of a village struck by the Boeing 747 as it tried to land in dense fog, Kyrgyz officials said
US prez-elect proposes end to sanctions on Russia over its annexation of Crimea in return for nuclear arms cut
China yesterday said admission of non-NPT signatories in NSG cannot be a "farewell gift" for countries to give to each other, a day after the outgoing Obama administration asserted that Beijing was an "outlier" in the efforts to make India a member of the elite nuclear club
The man suspected of fatally shooting 39 people in a New Year's Eve attack on an Istanbul nightclub was arrested Monday, media reports said
Brazilian authorities transferred 240 inmates from a penitentiary in the state of Alagoas to another prison within the state amid fears of more deadly riots.
The Kremlin denied that an agreement was reached on a meeting between the Russian President and the United States President-elect on neutral ground.
The wife of Orlando nightclub gunman Omar Mateen was arrested by the FBI in connection with her husband's shooting claiming 49 lives in June, 2016, media reports said.
Eight men, who have a combined fortune of $426 billion, own the same wealth as half the world’s population, a level of inequality which “threatens to pull our societies apart”, Oxfam has said ahead of the World Economic Forum opening in Davos
A video that has gone viral shows a 25-year-old man identified Arbab Khizer Hayat weighing 435kgs from Pakistan pulling a tractor by a rope as the vehicle tries to reverse. Watch video here
Elena Deligioz dubbed the world's most famous soldier is currently breaking the internet. Her photographs have gone viral in various social media websites around the world, making her extremely famous
At least 37 people were killed on Monday when a Turkish Airlines cargo plane crashed into a residential area in Kyrgyzstan's capital of Bishkek
South Korean prosecutors on Monday requested an arrest warrant for Lee Jae-yong, Samsung Group's de facto leader, on charges of bribery in connection with an influence-peddling scandal that led to President Park Geun-hye's impeachment.
Donald Trump has slammed "Saturday Night Live" following the show featuring Alec Baldwin (as Trump) poking fun at the president-elect's recent press conference
China yesterday made it clear that the ‘One China’ policy is “non-negotiable” and “no one can change it”, in a strong rebuttal to President-elect Donald Trump’s plan to use American policy on Taiwan as a bargaining chip.
Trump attacked Representative John Lewis in yet another Twitter tirade after Lewis questioned his election victory and called him an ‘illegitimate president’
A flight from Oman to Germany operated by Lufthansa’s budget unit Eurowings will head home after getting the all clear by authorities in Kuwait where it made an emergency landing over a bomb scare, spokespeople for the airlines said.
Stolen from a hospital just hours after she was born, an 18-year-old woman finally learned her true identity and was reunited on Friday with her birth family by video chat
Nine deaths were reported from Uttar Pradesh as a severe cold wave gripped northern India on Saturday with Himachal Pradesh’s Keylong and J&K ’s Kargil registering minus 13.9 and minus 15.6 degrees Celsius, respectively, while the national Capital here recorded its lowest temperature of the season
An Indian-American student has won a $5,000 scholarship for writing an essay on contribution of dental health on the well-being of children and families in the US
Germany wants the European Union’s executive branch to question Italy over software that regulates emissions in Fiat diesel cars
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