September 28, 2010 2:42:07 am

Iran has sentenced to three years in jail a pro-reform journalist accused of insulting supreme guide Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

September 26, 2010 11:30:57 pm

Nine American mothers whose children died fighting in Iraq were embraced by dozens of Iraqi women.

September 26, 2010 1:06:43 am

US President Barack Obama is an "international villain," parliament speaker Ali Larijani said.

September 25, 2010 11:05:08 pm

S M Krishna said India wants to engage Pakistan in talks as it is the only way forward.

September 25, 2010 10:28:12 am

The two leaders emphasized their support for the direct talks between the two nations.

September 25, 2010 3:15:58 am

IMF has agreed to release around USD 213 million to Sri Lanka designed to top up the island's dwindling foreign reserves.

September 24, 2010 7:24:32 pm

The US has argued the Pakistan-China deal would require a waiver from the 46-member group.

September 24, 2010 5:38:23 pm

A suicide car bomb targeted a NATO convoy in Afghanistan,killing at least one child and injuring dozens of other people,police said.

September 24, 2010 5:27:10 pm

The US and other allies of Israel had argued passage would threaten ongoing Mideast peace talks.

September 24, 2010 2:21:59 pm

The leader,who is under house arrest for 20 years,will not be allowed to go out of her home though

September 24, 2010 2:13:04 pm

Hussain Haqqani said that one of the reasons for recent floods in Pakistan could be heavily-militarised on Siachen glacier.

September 24, 2010 2:00:58 pm

There are signs that Iran will consider the call to resume talks on its nuclear programme: Lavrov

September 24, 2010 6:47:51 am

The first woman to be executed in the US in five years has been put to death in Virginia.

September 24, 2010 3:04:29 am

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad evoked US government involvement in the September 11 attacks.

September 24, 2010 2:59:51 am

The UAE has been elected to the board of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).

September 23, 2010 12:13:35 pm

Julia Gillard announced that extra officials will travel to Delhi for the Commonwealth Games.

September 23, 2010 6:00:08 am

Russia joining the ban on supplying arms like missile systems and military aircraft to Iran.

September 22, 2010 3:27:25 am

An American believed to be the world's oldest man is celebrating his 114th birthday.

September 22, 2010 3:10:11 am

The World Health Organisation says 40 young Europeans are murdered every day.

September 21, 2010 9:21:51 pm

A NATO helicopter crashed in southern Afghanistan,killing nine international troops.