Samantha Power, the United State’s ambassador to the United Nations, speaks during an U.N. Security Council emergency meeting, in this April 13, 2014 photo, at United Nations headquarters. (AP)
KARACHI: Senior Pakistani anchorperson Hamid Mir was injured in a targeted-shooting incident in Karachi on Saturday, Geo News reported.
DONETSK, Ukraine: Russia was under US pressure Saturday to convince pro-Moscow rebels in Ukraine to cease occupying eastern towns, after Washington warned the situation in the former Soviet republic w
ROME: Italian police said on Saturday they had prevented a mafia war in Palermo with eight arrests including members of the city’s most powerful clan, and published transcripts of an execution order
India’s Supreme Court is considering a report Wednesday that suggests serious flaws in the security of Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple, the historical site where priceless treasures were discovered.
MOKPO, South Korea: The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need.
BOSTON: Massachusetts Gov.
KATMANDU: Rescuers recovered the body of one mountain guide on Saturday after an ice avalanche swept the lower slopes of Mount Everest, bringing the death toll to at least 13 in the deadliest accident
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria: Boko Haram claimed responsibility for the deadliest attack ever in Nigeria’s capital in a video obtained Saturday, as the search continued for 85 schoolgirls still missing after
JUBA: South Sudan’s army said on Saturday they had “lost communication” with commanders battling rebels in a key oil state where rebels have seized a major town, amid a worsening conflict engulf
CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida: Robonaut, the first out-of-this-world humanoid, is finally getting its space legs.
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