Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has said he had held true to his pledge of free and fair elections, as he conceded defeat to his main challenger Muhammadu Buhari.
Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas said today he doubted Israel's willingness to unblock hundreds of millions of dollars in unpaid taxes a day after it promised to do so.
International human rights lawyer and George Clooney's wife Amal is all set to travel to Cairo in order to free jailed journalist Mohamed Fahmy.
Superstar Mohanlal, who has been condemned for charging a hefty fee for his new musical band at the opening ceremony of the 35th National Games of India, Friday said that he is doing it for free.
Actress Priyanka Chopra says she approaches every film like it is her `Mughal-e-Azam` and she would have done `Mary Kom` for free.
A Saudi citizen kidnapped in Yemen has been freed by his abductors and returned home on Sunday after "huge efforts" to secure his release, the foreign ministry said.
Filmmaker Karan Johar will be seen on the big screen again and the makers of `Bombay Velvet` say that he didn’t accept a single paisa as an actor’s fee for his negative role in the film.
The United States said Monday that it had received assurances a Sudanese Christian woman has not, as reported, been re-arrested, one day after a court annulled her death sentence for apostasy.
Syria has begun releasing prisoners, many of whom were held without charge, under the broadest amnesty the country has seen since the Assad clan took power nearly 50 years ago.
Jordan`s ambassador to Libya has been freed, a month after being kidnapped, and is on his way home Tuesday in an exchange for a jihadist jailed for plotting bomb attacks.
Singer Mika Singh, who will be seen as a tea vendor in the new show `Mission Sapne`, has also crooned its title track without charging anything for it.
Freida Pinto, who serves as Global Brand Ambassador of Plan International`s `Because I am a Girl` campaign, talked about World Health Organization declaring India polio free.
The city`s I-League outfit United Sports Club on Sunday roped in former India defender Subrata Bhattacharya as their technical director.
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said he was looking forward to free and fair elections in the Maldives while stressing on the close bilateral relationship.
In a goodwill gesture, Pakistan on Friday said it would free 51 Indian fishermen who had completed their prison terms and hoped India will reciprocate.
The terror network said the freeing of the soldiers followed mediation efforts by tribal elders and senior clerics.
Four persons including a forest guard Naresh Singh who were kidnapped by suspected Maoists have been released today.
Yang Maodong said his jailers only questioned him about his pro-democracy activities, not business matters.
The battle for Libya is almost over with the rebels scrambling to get the capital back on its feet.
A senior Iranian envoy says he expects two Americans held in Iran on espionage charges to be freed.
Day in Pics: 18th April
Showbiz World - April 18, 2015
PM Modi in Canada