The hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane MH370 has moved closer to India's east coast, with Kuala Lumpur on Friday requesting New Delhi to deploy assets in the Bay of Bengal to expand the scope of the search operations. Full coverage
Russia on Friday declared it reserved the right to protect compatriots in the whole of Ukraine, seen as a threat that Moscow could move its forces beyond the Russian-speaking peninsula of Crimea.
Russia has blocked three major opposition news websites as well as the popular blog of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny in a media crackdown that comes amid President Vladimir Putin's standoff with the West over Ukraine.
China on Friday accused the Dalai Lama of being a "political opportunist" and said his ulterior agenda of disintegrating the country may prove to be a "disaster" for the world.
A Pakistani teenager died Friday after setting herself on fire after a court dropped charges against four men accused of raping her, police said. Amina Bibi, aged 18 according to police, doused herself with petrol and set herself alight in front of a police station in Beet Meer Hazar.
Tens of thousands of documents were fished out from a reservoir inside Ukraine’s ousted President Viktor Yanukovych’s sprawling luxury mansion in Kiev. These are now being uploaded to a website called “Yanukovychleaks”. On February 22, when news came out that Yanukovych had fled, Euromaidan protesters seized the Presidential estate.
A 24-year old Japanese national was found murdered on the banks of River Ganga at Varanasi's Samne Ghat on Friday. Locals spotted the body at the ghat on Friday morning and informed cops.
A prominent Sikh 'hakeem' and his assistant have been gunned down in a busy market in Pakistan's northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
Russia conducted new military maneuvers near its border with Ukraine on Thursday, and President Vladimir Putin said the world shouldn't blame his country for what he called Ukraine's "internal crisis".
Russia conducted new military maneuvers near its border with Ukraine on Thursday, and President Vladimir Putin said the world shouldn't blame his country for what he called Ukraine's "internal crisis."
A Malaysia Airlines plane sent signals to a satellite for four hours after the aircraft went missing, an indication that it was still flying for hundreds of miles or more, a US official briefed on the search said Thursday.
A Mississippi farmer who made global headlines two weeks ago when he woke up in a body bag at a funeral home died on Thursday aged 78, local media said.
Six persons were stabbed to death and the fleeing assailant shot dead by the police in a deadly knife attack in the central Chinese town of Changsha on Friday morning.