Children’s Corpses Reveal Desperate Attempts To Escape Korean Ferry

South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's bodies with their hands in a maze...

Nigeria’s Buhari To Ask For Emergency Powers To Revive Economy – Source

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will ask parliament for extra powers for one year allowing him to take "emergency" decisions to revive the flagging economy,...

Somali Islamists Claim Mogadishu Hotel Bombing

Islamist militants in Somalia said on Thursday that they carried out the triple bombing on a Mogadishu hotel that killed at least 11 people. Al...

West To Hold Back From Targeting Iran At U.N. Nuclear Meeting

World powers will refrain from raising pressure on Iran at a U.N. nuclear meeting next week to give its new moderate president time to...

Suicide Bomber Kills At Least 16 At Russian Train Station

A female suicide bomber detonated explosives in the entrance hall of a Russian train station on Sunday, investigators said, killing at least 16 people...

Thai King Discharged After More Than Month In Hospital

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, was discharged on Monday in what the palace said was a healthy condition after nearly five...

Francois Hollande Puts On A New Political Face

Francois Hollande's advisers needed a drink. Their boss, the president of France, had been dogged for days by allegations he was cheating on his long-time...

Former U.S. President George Bush Hospitalised

BEVERLLY HILLS, April 18, (THEWILL) - Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalised in Houston for four days with a recurrence of a...

Zimbabwe Ambassador To Australia Seeks Asylum: Media

Zimbabwe's ambassador to Australia has asked for political asylum just days before her term ends saying she fears for her safety if she goes...

Madagascar President Challenges Impeachment Vote Count

Madagascar President Hery Rajaonarimampianina challenged on Wednesday an impeachment vote against him in parliament, where critics say he has dragged religion into politics and...