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.