Hong Kong: Hong Kong pro-democracy activists on Sunday suspended a planned vote on the next steps in their month-long protest - hours before it was due to begin - due to differing opinions on
Beirut: Syrian government air strikes on two rebel-held areas of the central province of Homs killed at least 25 civilians, 11 of them children, a monitoring group said on Sunday.
Tokyo: Four members of one family, including two young children, died in a fire that broke out early on Sunday at a church in the central Ishikawa prefecture of Japan.
Kiev: Ukrainians voted on Sunday in an election that is expected to strengthen President Petro Poroshenko`s mandate to end a separatist conflict in the east of the country.
Tripoli: Libya's remote desert south has become a haven for north African jihadists who have set up training camps in what has traditionally been a hotbed of arms smuggling, experts say.
Wiener Neustadt: In the middle of the Austrian countryside, a few sleek, high-tech drones sit in a bright production hall, ready for missions over Ukraine, the Mediterranean or the Middle East
Tbilisi: French President Francois Hollande hosts leaders from Armenia and Azerbaijan Monday as Europe makes a fresh push to end the festering conflict over Nagorny Karabakh.
Mursitpinar: US-led warplanes have bombarded the Islamic State group with new air strikes as heavily armed Iraqi Kurdish fighters were on Sunday readying to reinforce the besieged Syrian border
Cairo: In a new letter, former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi has congratulated the people of his country for continuing the revolution against leaders who want to subjugate the nation.
Beirut: Six Lebanese soldiers were killed as the army clashed with Islamist gunmen in northern Lebanon for a second day on Saturday, using helicopters to fire rockets in the first such air
Baghdad: Iraqi government forces and Shi`ite militias seized control of the strategic town of Jurf al-Sakhar near Baghdad from Islamic State on Saturday and Kurdish fighters made gains in the
Gaborone: Botswana`s ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) secured 33 of 57 parliament seats in national elections, initial results showed, putting President Ian Khama at the helm for a second
Washington: After more than two months of air strikes, a US-led coalition has prevented the fall of a northern Syrian town to Islamic State jihadists but is still struggling to halt the group`s
Tunis: Tunisians vote Sunday in an election seen as pivotal to establishing democracy in the cradle of the Arab Spring uprisings, with security forces deploying heavily to avert extremist
Washington: Republicans appear increasingly likely to win back the US Senate in November 4 mid-term elections, a move that would heap misery on President Barack Obama in his final two years in
Kiev: Will Ukraine turn pro-Western? Voters will decide on Sunday when the war-torn country goes to polls.
The polls promise too dramatically reshape Parliament as President Petro
Warsaw: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has signed a document prolonging the participation of Polish soldiers in the EU military operation in Central African Republic (CAR), media
Cairo: In a new letter, former Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi has congratulated the people of his country for continuing the revolution against leaders who want to subjogate the nation
Ottawa: Five people were injured -- one seriously -- when an explosion ripped through an industrial plant in Canada on Saturday, police said.
Emergency services raced to the Veolia ES Canada
Rio de Janeiro: After a dramatic, hard-fought race, Brazilians elect their next president Sunday, weighing 12 years of social progress against a yearning for economic revival, and for
Bamako: Mali authorities on Saturday sought to calm fears after Ebola claimed its first victim in the African country, a contagious toddler who took a 1,000-kilometre bus journey before being
New York: An American nurse on Saturday published a scathing account of her treatment after being put in isolation in the United States following a stint caring for Ebola patients in Sierra
Khartoum: Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir vowed Saturday to end the sanctions-hit country`s isolation, saying recent visits to regional powers Egypt and Saudi Arabia proved that ties were
Damascus: A German national Islamic State (IS) fighter was killed Saturday during clashes with the Syrian troops in the country`s eastern province of Deir al-Zour, media reported.
Day in Pics: 26th October
Showbiz World - October 26, 2014
'Happy New Year' star cast perform in Washington