Around a quarter of a million civilians in eastern Aleppo have run out of aid supplies, but Syria's government has not agreed ...
Turkey's ruling party have proposed a controversial bill that would allow some sex abusers to marry their victims and evade punishment.
A 38-year-old Nigerian man has been hanged in Singapore for drug trafficking after being caught with 2.6 kilogrames of cannabis.
Abishek Bunwarie, who was attacked in India, is recovering well and writing his exams with the assistance of a scribe.
US President Barack Obama has presented 21 people with the Presidential Medal of Freedom. [VIDEOS]
A 'spendthrift' son who inherited his millionaire father's antique harp, but no cash, is fighting a bitter legal battle over the will.
An anti-Muslim nationalist monk in Myanmar says he feels vindicated by US voters who elected Donald Trump to be president.
Mallika Sherawat "punched in the face and sprayed with tear gas" in an attempted robbery while with her partner at her apartment block.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is confident of building trust with Donald Trump after a 90-minute meeting in New York.
His wallet and flip flops were grim reminders of 23-year-old Colin Nathaniel Scott's fate in a 100-degree hot spring.
President-elect Donald Trump has a lot of hiring to do to make up his new administration, writes Kirsty Major.
Google distributes 24 million euros in grants to 124 projects in 25 European countries as part of their Digital News Initiative.
Britain's Prince William urged a united global effort against illegal wildlife trafficking at the opening of a conservationist conference.
A Siamese fighting fish with the colours of the Thai national flag has been bought for 53 500 baht at an online auction.
Bob Dylan will not attend the ceremony to accept his literature prize next month because he has "other commitments".