A United Nations panel has ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been “arbitrarily detained”, the BBC reported.
A bogus priest who allegedly swindled his flock of thousands of dollars will now have to atone for his “sins” before a judge.
President Obama made his first visit to a US mosque aimed at correcting a “hugely distorted impression” of Muslim-Americans.
Donald Trump's plane made an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee because of engine trouble, officials said.
Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport child asylum seekers.
A UN envoy halted his attempts to conduct Syrian peace talks after the army advanced against rebel forces north of Aleppo.
Indonesia has made a step closer to allowing chemical castration as a punishment for child sex offenders, a report said.
Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders continued attacking Hillary Clinton's progressive credentials.
A former Malaysian diplomat who indecently assaulted a woman in New Zealand was sentenced to nine months home detention.
Passengers watched in horror as a burning man was sucked from a plane after a suspected bomb blew a hole in the fuselage.
Donald Trump said that he felt “a tinge” of disappointment after losing to Texas Senator Ted Cruz in the Iowa caucuses.
Actor Bill Cosby moves to derail Pennsylvania prosecutors' efforts to make him stand trial on sexual assault charges.
The first known case of Zika virus transmission in the United States has been reported in Texas.
Republican Senator Ted Cruz beat Donald Trump in the first presidential nominating contests of the 2016 White House race.
The World Health Organisation has moved to build a global response to the mosquito-borne Zika virus.