February 16, 2014 5:47:37 pm

12 killed and nearly 1,650 injured as severe snowstorm swept across Japan.

February 16, 2014 5:31:41 pm

Militants in Pakistan are increasingly using social media such as Facebook and Twitter to spread theri propaganda.

February 16, 2014 4:52:13 pm

While Afghanistan is not against a limited presence of NATO troops, they're seeking a stable country and looking at active engagement.

February 16, 2014 4:23:24 pm

After Scotland's request to be assimilated into the European Union, EU Chief Barroso said admitting new states will be difficult.

February 16, 2014 4:28:10 pm

There were altogether 15 passengers including 16 Nepalese and three crew members .

February 16, 2014 3:37:04 pm

The explosion derailed three bogies of Express and caused damage to tracks.

February 16, 2014 2:16:31 pm

Reinhardt considers this a clear indicator that the insects were to be used as an offensive biological weapon.

February 16, 2014 1:19:17 pm

The heavy snow also caused wide-spread power outages.

February 16, 2014 12:40:21 pm

More than 3,000 members of the military are involved in the flood relief effort.

February 16, 2014 12:13:28 am

Fans of the reality show The Biggest Loser are outraged and concerned over the latest champion, who lost 60 per cent of her original body weight.

February 15, 2014 11:53:12 pm

After Golden Globe win and a new love, the reticent Robin Wright is now a director.

February 15, 2014 11:51:12 pm

In a play on one of America’s greatest legislative presidents, and how he wrought political change, Bryan Cranston moves from illegal chemistry to hardball politics.

February 16, 2014 12:24:14 am

The snow, sleet and ice that bombarded the Southeast on Wednesday brought its ferocity into the Northeast on Thursday.

February 15, 2014 10:13:47 pm

The Pakistan government and the Taliban are engaged in preliminary talks to end militancy but many doubt the process will produce a lasting solution.

February 15, 2014 5:36:56 pm

The judge directed authorities to submit a new supplementary chargesheet in the case before the next hearing.

February 15, 2014 4:14:46 pm

John Kerry urged Chinese leaders to open up more on the Internet and agreed to look into whether American companies help Beijing to curb access to online material.

February 15, 2014 4:13:16 pm

UN mediator Lakhdar Brahimi will hold a final meeting with both sides.

February 15, 2014 3:20:35 pm

Thailand's Election Commission has said it will talk with caretaker premier Yingluck's party to try to resolve voting issues and find a solution to the current political impasse.

February 15, 2014 3:03:00 pm

Violence has reached a level not seen since 2008, when Iraq was just emerging from a period of brutal sectarian killings.

February 15, 2014 1:06:44 am

Fifteen people, including 11 alleged terrorists, were killed in a suicide attack Friday by Islamic militants in China’s volatile Xinjiang province that coincided with a visit here by US Secretary of State John Kerry. The alleged terrorists, on motorbikes and in cars carrying gas cylinders, attacked a police team near the gate of a park […]