Five people have been killed and seven others injured in a shooting at a wedding ceremony in the city of Bannu in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has congratulated the six crew members of the International Space Station on Cosmonaut’s Day.
The top auditor overseeing U.S. reconstruction in Afghanistan has warned militant groups could obtain U.S. government contracts because administrative flaws and misunderstandings are hampering a new law aimed at weeding out corruption.
The United States is blacklisting an Iranian businessman, a Malaysian bank, and several companies for allegedly attempting to evade economic sanctions against Iran.
The U.S. general tapped to serve as NATO's next supreme allied commander has told the U.S. Congress that the alliance must find ways to cooperate with Russia despite rocky relations between the two countries.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says North Korea’s threats of war are "unacceptable" and that the United States “will, if needed, defend our allies and defend ourselves.”
The Council of Europe has said that Russia is interfering with the work of nongovernmental organizations with new restrictive laws and a string of spot inspections.
The opening of the office comes some seven months after the United States dropped the Mujahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO), the largest member in the NCRI, from its list of terrorist organizations.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych says he cannot give a pardon to former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko while legal proceedings against her continue.
Foreign ministers from the Group of Eight most-developed nations have condemned "in the strongest possible terms" North Korea's nuclear activities and "expressed deep concerns about the increasing human tragedy” in Syria.
Hassan Rohani announced his election bid on April 11 and accused incumbent President Mahmud Ahmadinejad of needlessly incurring economic sanctions that have crippled Iran.
Dozens of Russian NGOs are demanding that President Vladimir Putin prove his claim that some NGOs in Russia are receiving a combined $1 billion in foreign funding.