March 30, 2015 2:44 pm

Assad said IS has been gaining more recruits and expanding it's stronghold.

March 30, 2015 6:22 pm

Mishu was the third blogger to be killed by the suspected Islamists in the past two years.

March 30, 2015 2:03 pm

Nigerians are waiting in hope and fear for results of the most tightly contested presidential election in the nation.

March 30, 2015 1:36 pm

Among others who lost their lives in Germanwings crash were 3 generations of a well-heeled family from Spain on a flight home.

March 30, 2015 1:00 pm

French local elections won with a wide margin by ex-president Nicolas Sarkozy's conservatives and their centrist allies.

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March 30, 2015 1:02 pm

Ehud Olmert, Former Israeli PM, has been found guilty of fraud and breach of trust in retrial on corruption charges.

March 30, 2015 1:19 pm

Iran is considering demands for further cuts to its uranium enrichment program but debating duration of limiting its technology.

March 30, 2015 11:24 am

Singaporeans bid farewell to leader Lee Kuan Yew, in a three hour long state funeral.

March 30, 2015 1:37 pm

A two-day Arab summit ended with the formal unveiling of plans to form a joint Arab intervention force to defeat Shiite rebels in Yemen.

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A magnitude 7.7 earthquake struck about 50 kilometers southeast of the town of Kokopo, in northeastern Papua New Guinea

March 29, 2015 3:01 pm

"We are thankful no serious injuries have been reported," Halifax Stanfield International Airport tweeted.

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March 29, 2015 2:24 pm

Iran says its nuclear ambitions are purely peaceful; other nations fear it is seeking to develop weapons.

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March 29, 2015 10:41 am

During a week of national mourning that began on Monday after Lee's death, some 450,000 people queued for hours for a glimpse of the statesman's coffin at Parliament House.

March 29, 2015 9:55 am

Boko Haram extremists killed 41 people, including a legislator, and scared hundreds of people from polling stations in the northeast, but millions voted across Nigeria on Saturday

March 29, 2015 12:00 am

Jia Tolentino at Jezebel said the campaign completely misunderstood the way we should talk about race.

March 28, 2015 8:19 pm

The comment came at an Arab summit largely focusing on the chaos there caused by the advance of the rebels, known as Houthis.

March 28, 2015 6:37 pm

The report is based on information available from December 24, 2014, to March 25, 2015.

March 28, 2015 7:35 pm

The pilot's ex-girlfriend told a newspaper that he never talked about his illness.

March 28, 2015 11:18 am

The attacker, a friend of the deceased, has been arrested and remanded till April 8, police said.

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March 28, 2015 11:37 am

Patel's attorney Hank Sherrod said Patel and his family were very pleased by the "prompt and decisive action".

March 28, 2015 10:37 am

Sollecito's defense lawyer, Giulia Bongiorno, argued there were errors of "colossal proportions," in the guilty verdicts.

March 27, 2015 5:39 pm

Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwell launched the "Travels to My Elephant" fundraising drive at the Clearance House.

March 27, 2015 5:36 pm

The co-pilot is suspected of intentionally crashing the plane into a mountain in the French Alps.

March 27, 2015 2:47 pm

Airstrikes and explosions are rocking Yemen's capital and key military installations held by the country's Shiite rebels.

March 27, 2015 2:10 pm

Iran would be allowed to run hundreds of centrifuges, but an International security will ensure no work towards an atomic bomb.

March 27, 2015 1:36 pm

The al-Jabouri say if the government helps them rebuild their community then the tribesmen can help sew the country back together

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March 27, 2015 12:46 pm

Stampede broke out during a Hindu religious gathering in Bangladesh, cause unclear.

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March 27, 2015 12:55 pm

Two passenger trains collided north of Thailand's capital Bangkok, injuring more than 20, authorities said.

March 27, 2015 11:46 am

A Chinese anti-discrimination civic group said it is considering legal action over a police raid on the group's offices.

March 27, 2015 12:42 pm

South Korea urged North Korea to immediately release two of its citizens detained in the country over alleged espionage.

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March 27, 2015 10:19 am

A roadside bomb has struck a bus carrying police officers in southern Pakistan, wounding at least 10 people.

March 27, 2015 12:38 pm

A Thailand newspaper reported that country's junta leader vowed to take legal action against companies using forced labor.

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March 27, 2015 10:09 am

Federal investigators say local police handed the students over to a drug gang, which killed them and incinerated their remains.

March 27, 2015 10:55 am

The prosecutors avoided describing the crash as a suicide.

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March 27, 2015 12:59 pm

Although addresses to both houses by foreign leaders are fairly rare, Abe's will be the third this year.

March 27, 2015 9:21 am

Prosecutor Brice Robin said the commander left the cockpit, presumably to go to the lavatory, and then was unable to regain access.