The city of Baltimore witnessed rioting as people took to the streets after the funeral of a black man who allegedly died due to injuries suffered under police custody.
As several research reports predict that the Indian community’s vote will be decisive in at least 50 of the 650 constituencies, figures show that its historical support for the Labour party has fallen considerably, but the party remains its favourite.
The Clinton Foundation has admitted mistakes were made in the reporting of foreign governments grants for tax purposes but disputed allegations that it tried to conceal them.
Berlin knew the risks of flying over war-torn east Ukraine before Flight MH17 was shot out of the sky last year but did not inform German airlines, local media has reported.
Aid groups are rushing to get crucial supplies to survivors of Nepal's devastating earthquake, which has killed more than 2,500 people.
Wedged between the two rising Asian powers of China and India, landlocked Nepal watched rescuers and offers of help pour in from both sides within hours of an earthquake that killed more than 4,000 people.
Nepal's only international airport in Kathmandu, which has witnessed chaotic scenes since the 7.9-magnitude quake, has been hit by congestion that resulted in several flights being diverted to nearby airports in India on Tuesday morning.
Rescuers raced against time to pull survivors out of the rubble and rush food and water to tens of thousands displaced by the massive quake that devastated Nepal even as the death toll rose to 4,310 on Tuesday.
Rioting broke out on Monday in Baltimore, a city just miles from the national capital, shortly after the funeral of a black man who died last week of injuries suffered in police custody.
The tremor which struck Nepal on Saturday, killing more than 4,000 people, may have caused a land area around the capital Kathmandu to budge by several metres, experts say
Boko Haram gunmen massacred residents who tried to jump into Lake Chad seeking safety and burnt others alive after overpowering soldiers in a weekend attack in the restive region, a witness said Monday.
Angolan opposition party UNITA said on Monday more than 1,000 civilians were killed when Angolan police clashed with members of a Christian sect last week, rather than the 13 reported by police.
Social media is a chronicle of life, and sometimes death. So it should be no surprise that a site of great human and cultural loss in Nepal's devastating earthquake is now barraged with the clicking of smartphones.
A report by state-run All India Radio (AIR) about the purported death of Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi created a buzz on social media on Monday though there was no confirmation from any credible source.
President Barack Obama tightened rules for the US' drone programme but secretly approved a waiver giving CIA more flexibility in Pakistan than anywhere else to strike suspected militants, a media report has said.