A pupil at a school in western Germany was killed in a stabbing attack by a classmate on Tuesday, authorities said.
Israel accused the United Nations on Tuesday of continuous discrimination against it over its treatment of Palestinians and called for reforms of its human rights body. The Human Rights Council's regu
Malaysia kicked off a new search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 on Monday, its civil aviation department said. The aircraft disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014
The Indian presence this year in Davos is the largest in the 48-year history of the World Economic Forum and Prime Minister Narendra is the first prime minister to attend the summit in over two decade
A local government in China's Sichuan Province has issued a sudden order this month for Tibetan pilgrims in Bodha Gaya (India) and Nepal to return home, forcing hundreds of travellers to cut short pla
Russian short track speed skater Viktor Ahn, biathlete Anton Shipulin and cross-country skier Sergei Ustyugov are not on the list of athletes eligible for next month's Pyeongchang Winter Games, a Russ
The US government partial shutdown is ending after Republicans and Democrats voted for a temporary funding bill, a BBC News report said on Tuesday. The Democratic leadership agreed to back the bill a
British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson will on Tuesday demand Prime Minister Theresa May approve 5 billion pounds ($7 billion) extra funding for the National Health Service, The Times newspaper repor
Turkish police arrested 42 people including a pro-Kurdish politician overnight for "spreading terrorist propaganda" on social media about Turkey's military operation against a Kurdish militia in Syria
A military official in the United Arab Emirates said on Tuesday its forces had instructions not to escalate an ongoing diplomatic crisis with Qatar. UAE military aircraft would also fly alternative ro
China will build an "intelligent" super expressway, enabling increased safety and higher average traffic speeds, in east China's Zhejiang province by 2022, authorities said on Tuesday.
Two more ethnic armed groups in Myanmar have agreed to sign the government's Nationwide Ceasefire Accord (NCA), a joint statement issued by the two parties said on Tuesday.