Massive prison escape in Pakistan

Militant and other prisoners have escaped from a Pakistan jail in Bannu, in the north west of the country.

AID POLICY: Does private money buy independence?

Cholera patients being treated by Cuban and MSF doctors in the Artibonite region of Haiti

'Dead' baby found alive in morgue coffin after 12 hrs

A stillborn baby girl in Argentina was discovered breathing 12 hours after she was buried in a coffin.

At least 19 killed in Afghan suicide bomb attacks

Suicide bombers struck in western and southern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing at least 19 people and wounding 39...

Karachi grenade maker suspects 'missing' stock of being used in Mumbai attack

A manufacturer of hand grenades in Karachi has approached the court over possibly missing stock after he learnt that they may have been used in the Mumbai and Bangladesh terror attacks.

Bomb laden car explodes in Northern Nigeria

Easter Sunday in Northern Nigeria was disrupted by a car bombing, which has been blamed on militant Islamist group...

27 dead in Haiti truck crash

At least 27 people have died in Haiti when a truck overturned after the driver lost control of the vehicle.

Mexican cop's badge saves his life

A Mexico City police officer survived a shooting when his badge stopped a bullet fired at him by a robbery suspect, authorities said.

World's largest Easter egg unveiled in Argentina

A chocolate Easter egg weighing over four tons and towering over 27ft high and 16ft wide was unveiled to a crowd of chocolate lovers in Argentina.

African Musicians Forced to Cancel Concerts After US Visa Hurdles

Two members of popular Ghanaian hip-hop group Fokn Bois, artists Wanlov the Kubolor and Mensa, were invited to play shows in New York City this year.