4 min ago The Malaysian PM will travel to the Netherlands on Wednesday to offer help identifying bodies.
Islamic State, the al-Qaeda offshoot that has seized large swathes of northern Iraq, has warned women to wear full-face veils or risk severe punishment.
Black plumes of smoke marked shell blasts as Libya's powerful militas battle.
YouTube and Facebook depictions of graphic violence are motivating West Bank youth to get involved.
Australia has broken a promise to the world's poorest people by cutting its foreign aid spending, activist Sir Bob Geldof says.
Man, 80, who shot dead pregnant intruder claims she and her accomplice had stolen from him before.
The head analyst of Norway's intelligence agency says a group is en route from Syria "to carry out an act of terror," and Norway is the target.
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Incredible photos of crash of TransAsia plane into a Taiwanese neighbourhood have been released.
Pope Francis has met privately with a Sudanese woman who escaped a death sentence in Sudan for refusing to recant her Christian faith.
Families of seven people lost in the Tasman when their yacht vanished have criticised New Zealand's search.