Iranian president criticizes family planning program that reduced birth rate as 'ungodly Western import'
Two Israeli soldiers who used a Palestinian child as a human shield during an offensive in Gaza receive suspended sentences and are demoted.
A Christian woman sentenced to death in Pakistan on charges of blasphemy has appealed to President Asif Ali Zardari to pardon her, saying that she had been...
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Rescue operations are taking place in south-west China to try to reach 28 miners trapped by a flood at a coal pit.
Taoiseach Brian Cowen has confirmed that a major financial assistance plan for Ireland has been agreed with the EU.
North Korea showed an American scientist last week a vast new facility it secretly and rapidly built to enrich uranium.
Teen star Justin Bieber dominates the American Music Awards winning four prizes from four nominations - including artist of the year.
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The bomb, which was found by the security personnel on Saturday during the final phase of Bihar polls, suddenly exploded today killing eight persons on the spot.
Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) At least six suspected militants were killed Sunday in a US drone attack in Pakistans North Waziristan region bordering...