Bombs explode at the Swiss and Russian embassies in Athens and several other suspicious packages are destroyed, police say.
Srinagar: Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of south Kashmir in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, a...
At least 17 co-ordinated explosions
BP offered investors tentative signs of recovery on Tuesday, with a modest rise in underlying profits, as it increased its estimate of the likely cost of its Gulf of Mexico oil spill to $40 billion.
Tropical Storm Tomas
At least 14 people are now known to have died on the Caribbean island of St Lucia after a hurricane triggered landslides, officials say.
Flash floods in Thailand
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is said to be planning to visit more of the disputed Kuril Islands, despite growing anger from Japan.
Civic United Front
An albino is elected as an MP for the first time in Tanzania, telling the BBC it is a "victory for all albinos", who face widespread persecution in the East African nation.
The Kosovan government has been brought down by a vote of no-confidence less than three years after Kosovo declared itself independent.
AS IF he did not have quite enough on his plate at the moment, Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi yesterday appeared to…
All India Congress Committee
Tuesday’s GOP victory is the party’s largest win congressional elections since President Grover Cleveland’s second term more than a century ago.
United Kingdom House of Commons
The House of Commons votes to hold a referendum on reforming the Westminster voting system on 5 May next year.