The United States national security adviser, Susan E Rice, will discuss the regional security situation as she arrives in Pakistan on Sunday on a day-long visit, Dawn reported.
Thai police on Saturday said they have arrested a man "likely involved" in the deadly bomb attack in Bangkok last week that killed 20 people.
Here, then, are a few scenarios for a climate-altered future, when rising temperatures are closing in on the threshold of two degrees Celsius (3.6 degree Fahrenheit) above pre-industrial levels which scientists warn we should not cross.
An Egyptian court sentenced three Al Jazeera TV journalists to three years in prison on Saturday for operating without a press license and broadcasting material harmful to Egypt, a case that has triggered an international outcry.
At least eight police officers were killed in separate attacks by Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan, a government official said on Saturday.
Thousands of Malaysians gathered in Kuala Lumpur on Saturday for a two-day rally demanding the ouster of Prime Minister Najib Razak over corruption allegations and demand broader reforms, spurning warnings by police who have declared the rally illegal.
Seven workers were killed and two others are in critical condition after exposure to poisonous gasses at a paper mill in central China.
Satellite images confirm the destruction of the Baal Shamin temple in Syria's Palmyra, the United Nations said on Friday.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to inaugurate a memorial of Dr BR Ambedkar in the north London house acquired by the government of Maharashtra this week.
The US has issued an advisory to its citizen asking them to defer all their non-essential travel to Pakistan.
They own a fifth of US motels, many convenient stores called 7-elevens and an ubiquitous chain of grocery shops called Patel Brothers. And they are proud of what they have achieved.
Three people believed to be part of a human smuggling operation were arrested overnight in Hungary in connection with the deaths of 71 migrants who were found in a refrigerated truck abandoned on Austria's main highway.
Boko Haram militants killed 28 on Friday in a series of raids on remote farming and fishing villages in Northeast Nigeria, according to members of a civilian defence group.
An Indian woman who worked as a babysitter in Connecticut has been sentenced to 14 years in jail for the death of a 19-month-old child in her care last year.
The official date of the beginning of World War II should be advanced from Germany’s invasion of Poland in 1939 to 1937, when Japan began its large-scale invasion of China, a state media report has said.