As Burundi remains embroiled in anti-government protests, the President is asking citizens for donations to fund next month's election despite calls against his candidacy. In...

Mozambique decriminalised homosexuality yesterday when a new penal code came into force that swept away old Portuguese colonial laws, in a victory for campaigners...
U.S. boxer Roy Jones, Jr

(Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin has granted Russian citizenship to Roy Jones Junior, a prominent U.S. professional boxer who had asked for it...

A photographer has been gang-raped in India's financial capital Mumbai in a crime that is drawing comparisons with a similar incident in Delhi last...

Fireworks erupted in Dubai after the tiny Gulf emirate won the right to host the 2020 World Expo, becoming the first Middle Eastern city...
Sherwin was spotted posing in a stolen outfit on Facebook[SWNS]

A WEALTHY couple discovered they were being fleeced by their child’s nanny when they spotted her wearing stolen clothes and jewellery on Facebook, a...

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Monday morning held the Public Ordinary Consistory for the forthcoming Canonization of Blessed Pope John XXIII and Blessed Pope...

A black Mercedes pulls up in a grimy street in Bamako and the back door swings open. A satin-shoed foot emerges beneath a crisp...
sraeli leaders and foreign delegates attend a state memorial service for Israel's former Prime Minister Ariel Sharon at the Israeli parliament, the Knesset, in Jerusalem on Jan. 13

Former Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon was buried today, hailed by local and foreign dignitaries for his courage on and off the battlefield, and...