Islamabad, Nov 21 (IANS) At least six suspected militants were killed Sunday in a US drone attack in Pakistans North Waziristan region bordering...
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.
Pope Benedict XVI
Catholic writer Austin Ivereigy explains that using condoms as a contraception is still forbidden by the Catholic Church, despite the Pope's recent comments about the use of condoms to prevent infection.
Teen star Justin Bieber dominates the American Music Awards winning four prizes from four nominations - including artist of the year.
North Korea showed an American scientist last week a vast new facility it secretly and rapidly built to enrich uranium.
Taoiseach Brian Cowen has confirmed that a major financial assistance plan for Ireland has been agreed with the EU.
Context: North China, Shanxi province, Yushe
Rescue operations are taking place in south-west China to try to reach 28 miners trapped by a flood at a coal pit.
Context: eruptions, Mounts Merapi, Indonesia
Haiti's presidential election
Context: worst epidemic of cholera, Haiti's presidential election
Pike River mine
Context: New Zealand, Pike River mine
International Tiger Forum
Context: tiger, St.Petersburg, extinction, International Tiger Forum
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...
Two Israeli soldiers who used a Palestinian child as a human shield during an offensive in Gaza receive suspended sentences and are demoted.
Context: Jordan, Salt
Context: two American citizens, Iran
Context: Blaise Compaore, Burkina Faso, President
Context: Egypt, Egyptian parliamentary elections, Amnesty International
Iranian president criticizes family planning program that reduced birth rate as 'ungodly Western import'