U.S. officials are pressing countries such as Germany that have strong economies and finances to invest more and stimulate their economies.
The agencies said improved agricultural productivity, and better social protection measures like food vouchers or school meal programs had had the most impact in reducing hunger.
At a makeshift landing station on the Bay of Bengal, 19-year-old Mohammed Rubel described how traffickers transported the terrified migrants to the large boats that carry them out to sea.
"It is so humbling to be receiving this award and to be honest it still hasn’t really sunk in. I am inspired everyday by the students that I work with and Esther is a prime example of that," Sidhu said.
The suicide attacks came by IS just hours after the Iraqi government announced the start of a wide scale operation to recapture areas under the control of the group in Anbar.
Longyou court has put fine on Jinfanda Biochemicals which makes glyphostate and its considered to be the highest fine levied ever on any Manufacturer in Zhejiang province.
UN children's agency said women and children have carried out three-quarters of all reported Boko Harem suicide bombings with girls blamed for nine such attacks since July.
Singapore Airlines is reviewing the incident with engine maker, Rolls-Royce and Airbus.
Raqqa, at the center of IS-controlled territory, is cushioned from the fighting around its edges.
A State department official said the US is "carefully" monitoring China's military developments.
Deputy Interior Minister Mohammad Ayub Salangi said the siege ended in the morning with the deaths of four heavily armed attackers though no civilians or security personnel were injured or killed.
The Israeli military said it struck four "terror infrastructures" in the southern Gaza Strip and that hits were confirmed. There were no reports of any casualties or damage.
Over a dozen blasts were counted in the first hour of the attack, while bursts of gunfire and multiple explosions continued into the morning.
It began just after 11 p.m. (1830 GMT, 2:30 p.m. EDT), with heavy explosions accompanying sporadic automatic weapon fire.
Thinni has faced increasing criticism for running an ineffective rump state in the east.
For these seven families who lost a member each to the twin earthquakes in Nepal, it is the little belongings they left behind that keep the memories alive.
State Prosecutor Friedrich Koehl said on Tuesday there had been at least 11 cases of smuggling between last fall and February.
Al-Shabab has carried out several attacks in Kenya in retaliation for Kenya's military involvement in Somalia.
Malaysia exhumes bodies suspected to be migrants buried in 139 grave sites as fresh details of alleged human trafficking camps emerge.
Rezaian, an Iranian-American, has been held since July last year in a politically sensitive case that has unfolded while Iran and world powers conduct nuclear talks
Khurram says that in the first raid, three militants were trapped in a building and killed themselves by detonating explosive vests.
Bloggers Avijit Roy, Ananta Bijoy Das and Washiqur Rahman were hacked to death by Islamic militant groups earlier this year as they wrote against certain aspects of Islam.
According to the National Crime Agency, in Britain the number of women suspected of being trafficked for sham marriages in 2013 doubled from the year before.
In recent months China has made other claimants and their common ally the United States bristle by landfilling tiny islets, a way to extend its reach.
GM recalled 2.6 million of the cars last year, but acknowledged it knew about problems with the switches for more than a decade.
Search and rescue operations were continuing, Xinhua said, and the cause of the fire remained unclear.
US military jets escorted an Air France flight into New York City after someone claimed a chemical weapon was aboard the aircraft, the FBI said.
Rohingya face a tenuous existence here, unable to legally work because Malaysia, like Thailand and Indonesia, doesn't recognize asylum seekers.
Police said prisoners killed eight fellow inmates after the mutiny began late Sunday afternoon during family visits to the facility. A ninth died yesterday of his injuries.
A Taliban truck bomber detonated about 1,000 kilograms of explosives, outside a government complex in southern Afghanistan wounding more than 70 people.
Nearly 6,15,000 Indian-origin voters were expected to vote in the May 7 elections this year.
The strikes targeted several areas of the city, including some close to the city's famed Greco-Roman ruins, a UNESCO world heritage site.
The court had convicted Olmert in March of illegally receiving, using and concealing at least USD 153,950 funds in envelopes from New York businessman Talansky between 1993 and 2002.
Two persons have been arrested in Bangladesh for their alleged links to the dreaded Islamic State (IS) militant group, the police said.
The quake was centered in the northern part of Saitama Prefecture, a state northwest of Tokyo, and 50 kilometers below ground level.
A day after the little Princess was born, Prince Harry had quoted, she was absolutely beautiful and that he couldn't wait to meet Prince George's little sister.