November 17, 2014 3:47 pm

A variety of preserved human parts, including an infant's head, a baby's foot and an adult heart were found in the three packages.

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November 17, 2014 3:33 pm

Obama confirmed Kassig's slaying after a U.S. review of the video, which also showed the mass beheadings of a dozen Syrian soldiers.

November 17, 2014 2:10 pm

The military said that the impact point of the launch was in the Arabian Sea in the south.

November 17, 2014 1:50 pm

A 21-year-old man believed to be driving a third vehicle was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving, the BBC reported.

November 17, 2014 1:29 pm

Veteran diplomat Michel Kafando has been chosen as Burkina Faso’s interim president, officials in the west African country announced on Monday and will head the country until 2015. Kafando was selected after several hours of negotiation, which had begun the previous day. The 72-year-old described the appointment as “more than a honour”. “It is an […]

November 17, 2014 12:31 pm

Here are some implications for the global economy and for Japan following the unexpectedly dismal GDP report.

November 17, 2014 2:37 pm

Modi is the first prime minister to visit Australia in 28 years after Rajiv Gandhi in 1986.

November 17, 2014 9:39 am

PMO said that India’s concerns on black money and tax avoidance have been taken on board in G20.

November 17, 2014 1:57 am

Peter Kassig is latest killing in new video released, several Syrian soldiers also shown being beheaded.

November 16, 2014 8:30 pm

The same video showed the gruesome simultaneous beheadings of at least 18 men described as Syrian military personnel.

November 16, 2014 8:09 pm

"The central issue is now employment as we always wanted; growth without jobs is meaningless," said Suresh Prabhu.

November 16, 2014 7:57 pm

A series of explosions in Baghdad killed at least five people and wounded nearly 20 on Sunday.

November 16, 2014 3:55 pm

Sunday's operation is being carried out under the supervision of Dutch investigators and officials from the OSCE.

November 17, 2014 11:14 am

The same video showed the gruesome simultaneous beheadings of at least 18 men described as Syrian military personnel.

November 17, 2014 10:14 am

But Putin attended the annual forum's wrap-up lunch and praised the "constructive" discussions.

November 16, 2014 11:37 am

Putin was speaking at a G20 leaders summit in Brisbane where he has come under intense pressure over the Ukraine crisis.

November 16, 2014 10:35 am

They also found the footing of a city wall, which was built during the period of Five Dynasties (907-960).

November 16, 2014 10:09 am

The deal confirmed a verbal agreement dating back to 1924 that gave the kingdom's Hashemite leaders custodial rights over the Muslim holy sites.

November 16, 2014 9:48 am

According to Modi, India supported a global standard on automatic exchange of information.

November 16, 2014 5:23 am

World leaders prepared to release details of a plan aimed at injecting life into the world's listless economy.

November 16, 2014 4:35 am

When Dr Martin Salia arrived in Omaha, he became the 10th person with Ebola to receive treatment in the US.

November 16, 2014 4:25 am

Bill always said campaigns must be about the future, but Hillary's potential bid is bound to bring up the past.

November 16, 2014 4:16 am

Airplanes are being warned to avoid airspace near an erupting Alaska volcano.

November 16, 2014 2:31 am

A surgeon who contracted Ebola while working in Sierra Leone arrived in Nebraska Saturday for treatment.

November 16, 2014 2:21 am

Authorities in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas say six people have been killed in a small plane crash.

November 16, 2014 1:02 am

America's top military leader arrived in Iraq on Saturday on a previously unannounced visit.

November 16, 2014 12:55 am

Minot Air Force Base has had its share, and then some, of bad publicity about nuclear weapons foul-ups.

November 16, 2014 12:48 am

Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich has been sending very Pope Francis-like messages.

November 16, 2014 12:42 am

40 pc of Denmark’s power is renewable, more than anywhere else. Challenge is to market it.

November 16, 2014 12:19 am

From Boston to Los Angeles, police departments across the US are bracing for large demonstrations.

November 15, 2014 11:31 pm

Russian President Vladimir Putin intends to cut short his attendance at G20 summit in Australia.

November 15, 2014 11:22 pm

Russian television has released a satellite photograph that it claims shows a Ukrainian fighter jet shot down MH17.

November 15, 2014 9:00 pm

Chow and his deputies planned to go to China's legislature upon arrival to seek talks with Premier Li Keqiang

November 15, 2014 8:58 pm

"Beware, because this is a sin against the creator, against God the creator," Pope Francis said.

November 15, 2014 6:12 pm

A US-led coalition is carrying out air strikes against IS jihadists in both Iraq and Syria.

November 15, 2014 5:40 pm

Philae streamed data from its experiments back to its mother ship Rosetta before its battery ran down.