French police told to look out for psycho killer

Police in Paris have been asked by Interpol to scour the city for a man who has been described as a psychopathic...

Charred bodies found near China border in Kazakhstan


After over two decades Suu Kyi to venture overseas

For the first time in nearly two-and-half decades, Myanmar opposition leader and pro-democracy activist Aung San Suu...

Pakistani Doctor Jailed for Helping CIA in Bin Laden Hunt

Government officials say the Pakistani doctor who helped the United States track down Osama bin Laden has been sentenced to 33 years in prison for treason.

ISI, North Korea plotting to kill me: Mamata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee says that Marxists and Maoists are plotting to kill her in league with the Pakistani intelligence, North Korea, Venezuela and Hun-gary.

Former army chief denies thousands of civilians died in final war against Tamil rebels

A day after his release from jail, ex-army chief Sarath Fonseka Tuesday said the Sri Lanka government must co-operate...

Blind activist Chen Guangcheng goes to US


New majority in US: Non-white births

Is the US turning towards a major demographic shift? May be so, if the new data from the US Census Bureau is any...

Trial of former Bosnian Serb military leader Ratko Mladic opens at UN tribunal

Former Bosnian Serb army commander General Ratko Mladic on trial at ICTY.

Tehran hangs man for killing of nuclear scientist

Iran has hanged a man convicted of killing one of its nuclear scientists in 2010, Iranian state media reported on...