Suspected drug lord Nazario Moreno was gunned down late on Thursday by security forces amid an ongoing crackdown in western Mexico, Mexican national security spokesman Alejandro Poire said on Friday.
Bucking a global trend which pushes workers to work longer and older, Bolivians can now retire at age 58, down from 65.
Aligarh (Uttar Padesh), Dec 11 (IANS) Five children of a rickshaw-puller, all aged between 12 and 14, were burnt to death here when a fire broke out in...
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is moving into a tent given by Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi so flood victims can take refuge in his office.
Delegates from 190 nations reach a deal to curb climate change, including a fund to help developing countries, at UN talks in Cancun.
Richard Holbrooke, the US envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan, has been taken critically ill with a torn aorta, the US state department says.
Requests for information from the Murphy Commission “offended many in the Vatican” who felt that the Irish government had “failed…
A number of people are injured in central Moscow as football fans protesting over the killing of a fellow supporter clash with police.
Police moved WikiLeaks chief Julian Assange to the segregation unit of a London jail for his safety, his lawyer said on Friday as new cables showed the US suspects Burma has a secret nuclear program.
Mark Madoff, elder son of jailed financier Bernard Madoff, found dead in an apparent suicide.
President dismisses fears of civil war resumption following a poll he is widely thought to have lost to his rival.