When it comes to travel in India, the state of Punjab, which borders Pakistan, doesn't make it to the top of many itineraries. Here are 6 reasons why it should.
More than 814 million eligible voters go to polls in India. CNN's Sumnima Udas reports on the recent election.
Prince William's family was greeted by Maori warriors on a trip to New Zealand. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.
Part of an art collection confiscated because it may contain pieces looted by the Nazis is being returned to its owner, prosecutors in the German town of Augsburg said Wednesday.
CNN's Fred Pleitgen, in for Christiane Amanpour, speaks with Israeli Minister Naftali Bennett about the peace process.
Two teenage French girls are accused of plotting to kill family members and of stabbing the little brother of one of the girls, authorities said Wednesday.
A university student cowers in a pharmacy as a mob outside threatens her with sexual violence. A law student is groped by her classmates, the dean cites her "inappropriate attire." Frightening allegations but advocates say this is an everyday reality for women in Cairo.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took a step back from the negotiating table Wednesday, ordering ministers to halt meetings with their Palestinian counterparts, a senior Israeli official told CNN on Wednesday.
A man stabbed four people in a Toronto office building Wednesday, critically wounding at least one person, a police spokeswoman said.
Prince George's first royal play date in New Zealand included babies born around the same time as the future king.
The gang rape and murder of a 23-year-old student on a moving bus in New Delhi in December 2012 marked a sharp turning point for the debate on women's rights in India. The protests that exploded nationwide following the incident brought the issue forcefully to the political table in a way that revealed the power of the Indian masses, according to a prominent advocate for women's rights.
Taking your baby along to a new playgroup can be nerve-wracking.
The auction room -- standing room only -- broke into applause when the hammer finally went down. On sale was a tiny, white cup decorated with chickens, and the buyer was a prolific art collector from Shanghai, Liu Yiqian.
The Italian navy said it rescued more than 1,000 migrants from several overcrowded boats in the Mediterranean between Tuesday and Wednesday morning.
"You made a mistake? You shot and killed her. Say it -- 'I shot and killed Reeva Steenkamp,'" prosecutor Gerrie Nel told Oscar Pistorius as he began a blistering cross-examination of the Olympic sprinter in his murder trial Wednesday.
A blast in a fruit market in the Pakistani capital Islamabad kills many.
Patrick Oppmann speaks to a member of the Cuban state security apparatus about secret US communications programs on the island.
The Australian ship Ocean Shield has detected two new, weaker signals in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.
Painted sky-blue, these small flying machines may look like toy planes but they have South Korea scrambling to secure its airspace.
Russia's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that Ukraine and the United States have "no reason for concern" about the presence of Russian forces, which it says are on military exercises.