Greek PM sees EU-IMF loan deal by early May

  Athens--Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras on Tuesday said he was confident that...

10 Pakistanis, Indian killed in Saudi collapse

Riyadh---At least 10 construction workers from Pakistan and one from India were killed in...

Kerry to make historic trips to Sri Lanka, Kenya, Djibouti

  Washington--US Secretary of State John Kerry will make historic first official vi...

One dead, 90 injured, S.Africa train crash

  Johannesburg---A train driver was killed and at least 90 other people injured T...

Nepalis spend third night in open as quake toll passes 4,000

  Kathmandu--Hundreds of thousands of Nepalis spent another night in the open Monday ...

Sudan's Bashir reelected with 94.5% of vote: organisers

  Khartoum--Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir was reelected on Monday with 94.5 per...

US should put N.Korea back on sponsors of terror list: report

  Washington--North Korea has increased its "material support" for terror...

UN chief, Italy PM, EU's Mogherini in symbolic Med sea trip

  Rome--UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi and E...

Australia concern over doctor in IS video

  Sydney--Australia Monday said it was deeply concerned about an Australian-trained...

Nepal quake death toll surges to 3,218: official

  Kathmandu--The official death toll in Nepal from a massive weekend earthquake has...

Defense to launch bid to save Boston bomber from death

  Boston--Celebrated defense lawyer Judy Clarke will launch her bid Monday to save ...

Obama, Abe eye strategic trade deal at White House

  Washington--President Barack Obama will seek to encourage the emergence of a more...

Halt Indonesia drug executions until graft claims probed: Australia

  Sydney--Australia on Monday urged Indonesia to ensure all legal processes have be...

Kerry to meet Iran FM Zarif on Monday: US official

      Washington--US Secretary of State John Kerry will meet his ...

Everest avalanche toll rises to 14: Nepalese official

  Kathmandu--The death toll from an avalanche on Mount Everest has risen to 14 and ...

Nepal quake death toll jumps to 1,805: government

  Kathmandu--The death toll in Nepal from a massive earthquake that ripped through ...

Nazarbayev tipped to win as Kazakhstan heads to the polls

President Nursultan Nazarbayev.   Astana, Kazakhstan--Polling stations opene...

Chinese search and rescue team leaves for quake-hit Nepal

  Beijing--China on Sunday dispatched a 62-member search and rescue team for Nepal wh...

Over two tonnes of cocaine seized off Scotland: French customs

      Paris--The British coastguard has seized more than two tonn...

Protests in Baltimore again after police custody death

  Baltimore--Protesters returned to Baltimore's streets Saturday to vent outrage ...

Indonesia issues execution orders for Australians, Filipino: media, lawyer

  Sydney--Two Australian drug traffickers and a Filipino woman were on Saturday giv...