Pakistani government representatives are to hold peace talks Wednesday with the Taliban in the tribal region of North Waziristan in the first direct contact between the two sides.
New satellite images provided by a French defense firm show 122 objects floating in the southern Indian Ocean, not far from other satellite sightings that could be related to missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, the Malaysian transport minister said Wednesday.
Venezuela's President says his country has arrested three air force generals accused of plotting a coup.
President Barack Obama's trip to Saudi Arabia this week comes amid accusations the State Department has hidden the results of a study that concludes textbooks in the Kingdom remain rife with Islamic extremism.
Chicago law firm representing passengers' families files petition for discovery against aircraft manufacturer and operator.
Some Chinese celebrities urge boycott of Malaysian products and tell people to avoid Malaysia vacations.
Thailand's Air Force says radar picked up an unknown object when they were tracking missing Flight 370.
A Danish zoo that made international headlines last month when it killed a healthy giraffe is once again in the news after it killed four lions to make way for a new male.
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a German bishop who was under investigation for spending $42 million on the renovation of his residence.
Five million doses of measles and rubella vaccine will be delivered to the Philippines, following a donation organized by Britain's Prince Charles.
North Korea is back to its old ways, it seems. South Korea's military has reported that its reclusive northern neighbor test-fired two medium-range ballistic missiles Wednesday morning from a site north of Pyongyang into the sea off its east coast.
France's top consumer watchdog filed a lawsuit Tuesday against Facebook, Twitter and Google, accusing them of breaching Internet users' privacy, in the latest crackdown against data-collection policies.
The Royal Dutch Air Force scrambled fighter jets on Monday to intercept a cargo plane that entered Dutch airspace without proper clearance as world leaders gathered in the Netherlands for a nuclear security summit.
While Vladimir Putin faces international criticism over Crimea, at home his popularity is indisputable.
The families of passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 have been told the plane went down in the Southern Indian Ocean.
For weeks, families of the passengers aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 endured an agonizing wait -- desperate for word of the fate of their loved ones. But when the first piece of definitive news finally arrived, for some of them it came not from a personal phone call or meeting, but a text message.
Ukraine's Parliament dismissed the country's acting defense minister on Tuesday, a day after the acting president ordered Ukraine's military to leave the Black Sea peninsula of Crimea as Russian forces consolidated their control there.
Japan and the United States have co-signed an agreement to remove and dispose of hundreds of kilograms of highly enriched uranium (HEU) and separated plutonium from the Asian nation.
Family and friends of MH370 passengers march to the Malaysian Embassy in Beijing to express frustration. Pauline Chiou reports,
The prosecution in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius rested its case Tuesday, after a day's evidence in which the defense highlighted text messages suggesting he had a loving relationship with girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.