Pak women far more beautiful than Indian counterparts, says Shobhaa De

Columnist Shobhaa De believes that there is no 'comparison' between Pakistani and Indian women when it comes to beauty.

U.S. Travel To Cuba Grows As Restrictions Are Eased

The U.S. government has restricted travel to Cuba for a half-century. However, the Obama administration has gone back...

SRI LANKA: Mine clearance could take 10 years or more

About 126 sqkm of land remains to be cleared

Riots in Egypt Continue: At Least 12 Dead, 2,500 Injured

Protesters in Egypt faced off with police in the capital, Cairo, and other cities for a third straight day Saturday in clashes that have left at least 12 people dead and 2,500 others wounded.

Billboards Slather On The Guilt With Anti-Cheese Campaign

Americans eat about 31 pounds of cheese per person each year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

In Booming Istanbul, A Clash Between Old And New

On a frigid January morning, bundled-up travelers step off a ferry and scurry toward the imposing stone walls of the Haydarpasa train station, a 19th century landmark in Istanbul, a city full of history.

Law-Abiding Mexicans Taking Up Illegal Guns

Police stand near the scene of a murder in Juarez, Mexico. The country suffers from drug cartel-related...

Off The Record: A Quest For De-Baptism In France

Though marginal, the de-baptism movement is growing, observers say.

'I Am A Boxer': Fighter In The Ring, Lady Outside It


Manhattan U.S. Attorney Announces Agreement with Diamondback Capital Management, LLC to Pay $6 Million to Resolve Insider Trading Investigation

Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced today that Diamondback Capital Management, LLC (“Diamondback”) has agreed to pay $6,000,000 to the United States and entered into a non-prosecution agreement (“...