For an elite but passionate group of vintage car collectors in Pakistan, restoring antique rides is like travelling back in time - and money seems to be no obstacle when the prize is a Lincoln convertible that belonged to an Afghan king or a Rolls-Royce once used by India's last viceroy.
Hundreds of protesters marched through the streets of Myanmar's largest city of Yangon on Wednesday to denounce foreign criticism of the country's treatment of stateless Rohingya Muslims.
In multiple suicide attacks by Islamic State extremists targeting the Iraqi army in western Anbar province, at least 17 troops were killed.
In the first official response to Ireland's landmark referendum on homosexual marriage, the Vatican's secretary of state has condemned last week's event as being a "defeat, not for Christian values, but for humanity."
Directors of Axact, a software company in Pakistan, would be charged for cheating and money laundering.
In another escalation of tension, Israel launched fresh airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, in response to Palestinian rockets that broke last August's ceasefire.
Singapore Airlines reported that the power failure was due to bad weather, and is investigating the matter along with Airbus and the engine manufacturer- Rolls-Royce.
Sciemtists in Nepal, the Netherlands and France studied weather patterns to determine the impact of rising temperatures on the region.
A New York-based animal rights group has approached a court for a ruling as to whether or not chimpanzees have legal rights.
At her ceremonial speech marking the opening of the new UK Parliament, The Queen will unveil the EU referendum plans, which was a cornerstone of the Conservatives' election manifesto.
Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott today promised a "full and frank" debate on gay marriage in response to an opposition-backed push for reform.
The honeymoon was a brief moment for love, away from the front lines of Syria's war. In the capital of the Islamic State group's self-proclaimed "caliphate," Syrian fighter Abu Bilal al-Homsi was united with his Tunisian bride for the first time after months chatting online. They married, then passed the days dining on grilled meats in Raqqa's restaurants, strolling along the Euphrates River and eating ice cream.
Haron Monis, the perpetrator of last year's 16-hour siege in the financial heart of Sydney, was suffering from schizophrenia, an inquest into the event has heard.
Two firefighters were punished for taking "selfies" during a search for a missing child after heavy rain in Yunnan province.
For the mission planned for 2020s, NASA has selected nine out of 22 celestial tools to look for life support on Jupiter's moon - Europa. The mission is estimated to cost $30 mn.