In the face of objections from China, President Barack Obama met the Dalai Lama Friday, saying the US supports his ‘Middle Way’ approach...

The co-pilot of an Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet en route to Rome from Ethiopia seized control of the Boeing 767-300 early on Monday and flew it to...

The United Nations on Wednesday accused the Vatican of systematically turning a blind eye to decades of sexual abuse of children by priests, and demanded...

At least one student was reportedly critically injured during a shooting incident in the campus of a college in the US state of Florida, Xinhua reported...

Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov and his cabinet resigned Tuesday, with the country’s parliament scrapping draconian anti-protest moves in...

A US drone strike hit a group of people driving a car in Yemen’s central province of Marib Thursday night, killing at least four people and injuring...

One student was shot on campus in South Carolina State University of the US Friday, police said. ‘Police have not yet apprehended a suspect but they...

At least seven people were killed, including a four-year-old girl, and 39 others injured Friday when a bus crashed against a hill in southern Peru, the...

At least one Olympic bathroom seems to be flush with toilets. When BBC reporter Steve Rosenberg went to use the bathroom at the cross-country skiing and...

The first day of the Geneva II peace conference in the Swiss resort city of Montreux had a stormy start, as Syrian government and its main political opposition...