President Vladimir Putin on Monday (Mar 4) officially suspended Russia's participation in the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) agreement concluded between the US and the former Soviet Union in 1987, after the US first moved to ditch the INF de
New Zealand police have confirmed multiple fatalities after shooting incidents at two mosques in the city of Christchurch, during afternoon prayers on Friday (Mar 15).
Two former students opened fire at a Brazilian school on Wednesday (Mar 13) and killed at least five teenagers as well as two school officials before committing suicide.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early on Sunday (Mar 10) with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.
Armed assailants opened fire in a nightclub in central Mexico in the early hours of Saturday (Mar 9), leaving at least 15 people dead and three others wounded, prosecutors said.
A pilot shot down in a dogfight with Pakistani aircraft returned to India on Friday (Mar 1) night, after being freed in what Islamabad called a "peace gesture" following the two countries' biggest standoff in years.
No agreement was reached between US President Donald Trump and Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un at their two-day summit in Hanoi, said the White House on Thursday (Feb 28).
Kenyan security forces have "eliminated" the militants who stormed an upscale hotel compound and killed at least 14 people in an attack claimed by Somali Islamist group al Shabaab, President Uhuru Kenyatta said on Wednesday (Jan 16).
Udin Ahok was forced to make a choice that no one would ever want to make: save his wife or his mother and baby.
The 29-year-old gunman who killed three people at a Christmas market in Strasbourg before being shot dead by police after a two-day manhunt was a career criminal with convictions in France and several other European countries.
A suicide bomber blew himself up in a banqueting hall where Islamic religious scholars had gathered in the Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday (Nov 20), killing more than 50 people, three government officials said.
The charred remains of fourteen more victims have been found in and around a Northern California town overrun by flames from a massive wildfire, officials said on Saturday, raising the death toll to 23.
Indonesian divers have retrieved a black box from a crashed Lion Air jet and brought it back to a ship on the surface, one of the divers told media on Thursday (Nov 1).
A Lion Air passenger plane has crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from Jakarta on Monday morning (Oct 29), Indonesia's search and rescue agency said.
A knife-wielding woman attacked and injured 14 children at a kindergarten in China's southwestern Sichuan province on Friday, authorities said.
Former U.S. President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton were among the targets of suspected package bombs delivered to several high-profile Democrats and CNN in what New York officials on Wednesday branded an act of terrorism.
A commuter train travelling at high speed struck a crowd of people seated on tracks in northern India on Friday and at least 50 were feared killed, Punjab state police and witnesses said.