Emergency services and defence personnel are evacuating tourists and residents from New Zealand's quake-hit town of Kaikoura.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was questioned by prosecutors about rape allegations against him.
President-elect Donald Trump is seeking quick ways to withdraw the United States from a global accord to combat climate change.
The undocumented youth temporarily shielded from deportation by President Barack Obama are worried they might be next in line.
A former Durban resident has told how quake that rocked NZ shook her home for a terrifying minute and left them in the grip of fear.
Up to half of all children under the age of five are acutely malnourished in north-eastern Nigeria where terrorist group Boko Haram is wreaking havoc.
A senior adviser to the president-elect Donald Trump, on national security, says the US won't abandon its Asian allies to China's 'overreach'.
The remains of DA deputy leader in North West Petro Nel, who went missing after setting off on an adventure in Nepal, have been found, the party said.
Turkey has suspending the operations of some 370 non-profit organisations, allegedly as they have links to terrorism.
The next Russian-Chinese-Pakistani consultations on Afghanistan will be held in Moscow next month, with grounds to establish ...
Donald Trump says he will deport two to three million undocumented immigrants "immediately" upon taking office.
US President-elect Donald Trump has chosen Reince Priebus to be his White House chief of staff.
Powerlines and telecommunications were down after a strong earthquake struck New Zealand's South Island.
South Korean prosecutors are seeking to question President Park Geun-hye over a political scandal which has engulfed her ...
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked New Zealand, damaging buildings and triggering a tsunami which saw people in coastal areas fleeing to higher ground.