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.
Malaysia exhumes bodies suspected to be migrants buried in 139 grave sites as fresh details of alleged human trafficking camps emerge.
GM recalled 2.6 million of the cars last year, but acknowledged it knew about problems with the switches for more than a decade.
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 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.
This week, Afghanistan has been in the news, with President Ashraf Ghani making a high-stakes bet on peace with the Taliban.
As Albania plans to join the European Union, World Bank plans to help Albania by lending $1.2 billion euros.
The Solomons have been rocked by several quakes of 6.0-magnitude or higher in recent days, with the most recent a 6.0 magnitude quake which hit the islands early on Friday.
1st Class Randy Johnson, 34, of 2nd Stryker Cavalry Regiment died by the bomb made by UN taxi driver Anis Abid Sardar. Sardar is a highly dangerous man working with murderous intent said the prosecutors
Toyota promises to help find cause of Takata Corp. airbag defects which has lately been causing damage, by Injuring more than 100 people. and six reported deaths.
A 'severe humanitarian crisis' is unfolding in Tanzania because an influx of refugees from Burundi is overwhelming health and sanitation facilities in the area
The offensive is primarily targeting the militant stronghold district of al-Laithi. Government fighter jets bombed multiple positions overnight and early Thursday morning.
Prospective al-Qaeda recruits had to fill up an application form which contained normal HR questions to peculiar queries like, "Do you wish to execute a suicide operation?"
"We believe he is the right person to root out corruption prevalent in our society and carry out political reform to build a new Korea," said the Presidential Press Secretary Kim Sung Woo.
Berjeaut said he had done freelance work for many outlets over the years, including Charlie Hebdo several years ago.
Earlier this month, neighbouring Papua New Guinea was rattled by a 7.1 quake.
Thaqafi school in the Syrian capital was attacked by terrorists killing one teacher and injuring a lot of students, more than 220,000 people have been killed since March 2011.
On Wednesday, a nine storey building in the Guiyang city collapsed, leaving 16 people missing. the city government has tracked almost 15 phones on site and the work is on to find the rest.
Israel's prime minister has overruled his defense ministers' call on the ban and called off a proposed plan to segregate Palestinians from Israelis on West Bank buses.
A cruise ship carrying nearly 3,500 passengers and crew spent the early hours of Wednesday anchored off Bermuda after being grounded on a reef close to the British island. READ: Norwegian cruise ship runs aground in Bermuda, thousands stuck Norwegian Cruise Line said a rising tide helped free the ship and push it into deeper water […]
The ship hit the reef near Bermuda's North Channel and is in a stable position, an official with Bermuda's Rescue Coordination Center told AP on condition of anonymity.
The socialist-led government came after a study where France ranked topmost unequal school system
Almost two hundred smugglers have been detained by the Ethiopian government for migrating into the Europe, the government is looking for another 80 smugglers.
Read how Michelle Obama's speech at a university commencement last week attracted an unexpected amount of ire from radio show hosts, journalists and the Twitterverse.
Australian Prime Minister talks down the issue of The Australian foreign fighters to come back home due to homesickness
High alert in Myanmar and China due to the attacks shredded by the ethnic kokang guerrillas who are trying to bring up misunderstanding between both the countries .
Kerry is expected to underline US commitment to its military alliance with South Korea, which hosts a permanent deployment of close to 30,000 US troops.
Hundreds of Rohingya refugees are beaten, chased and pushed back to sea — every day.
German intelligence agency informed the CIA that Osama was in Abbottabad after a tip from an informant within ISI.
As US Secretary of State John Kerry wrapped up a visit to China on Sunday, both sides stressed the importance of dialogue to resolve competing claims in the waterway.
The rocket, Proton-M, was launched from the Russia-leased Baikonur cosmodrome earlier on Saturday.
The unexpected finding came when sonar equipment on board a search vessel scouring the Indian Ocean for the missing jetliner detected a cluster of objects nearly 4 km below the surface.
Muslims constitute 0.9 per cent of the total US population, while the population of Buddhists remained at 0.7 per cent during this period, the study said.
That leader will be, in effect, under Baghdadi, a super deputy to the caliph —- in Arabic, na'ib al-malik, or viceroy, the report said.