A bomb blast hit a busy market in Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri on Tuesday, killing as many as 50 people, an eyewitness and a hospital source told Reuters.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said China had "rejected" India's objection over an ambitious $46 billion Economic Corridor that passes through PoK, a day after Beijing asserted that the project will "not target any third party".
Four persons including a woman were killed when the helicopter they were travelling in crashed in Sindhupalchowk district of Nepal on Tuesday afternoon.
Talking to young leaders from south-east Asia, US President Barack Obama spoke about how democracy in Myanmar won't be a success till the issue of Rohingya migrants is resolved.
Myanmar on Tuesday jailed a writer for two years with hard labour for "insulting religion", his lawyer said, with rights groups condemning the verdict as the country's latest strike on freedom of expression.
Malaysian Airlines flight 17 was downed by an older version of the missile, which was in service with the Ukrainian military.
Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said, the failure of US to work in sync with Syria has caused more damage than rescue. It is time to stop the Jihadis who have reached north Afghanistan, which is close to Russia.
According to sources, IS has killed 464 of its own people in Syria in the last month.
Omar al-Bashir will take over presidentship in Sudan after being re-elected in a landslide that extended his 25-year-old rule.
A Canadian court on Monday ordered tobacco firms to pay Can$15.5 billion (US$12.4 billion) to smokers in Quebec province who claimed they were never warned about the health risks associated with smoking.
An Egyptian court on Tuesday postponed issuing a final ruling over a death sentence recommendation for former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi.
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said that China has "rejected" India's objection over ambitious $46 billion Economic Corridor that passes through PoK, a day after the Communist nation asserted that the project will "not target any third party".
Hundreds are feared dead after a ship packed with nearly 450 passengers sank in the Yangtze river in southwest China late on Monday night.
The veteran British politician and former leader of the Liberal Democrats, Charles Kennedy, has died at the age of 55.
A former ISI operative harefused to testify in the ongoing trail surrounding the assassination of two-time Pakistani Premier Benazir Bhutto.