A suicide bomber targeting an Afghan parliamentary deputy has killed three people in the capital, Kabul.
Representatives of Iran and six world powers are intensifying talks in Switzerland, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear program looms.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says Arab leaders have agreed in principle to create a joint military force.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has cancelled plans to return to the United States for an event honoring Edward Kennedy in order to remain at the ongoing Iran nuclear talks in Switzerland.
Pakistan has evacuated hundreds of citizens and diplomatic staff from war-torn Yemen. Reports said a Pakistan International Airlines Boeing 747 took off from Yemen's Al-Hudaydah airport on March 29 with 494 Pakistani nationals on board.
Afghanistan's Supreme Court has ruled that the police officer convicted of murdering Associated Press photographer Anja Niedringhaus and wounding AP correspondent Kathy Gannon almost one year ago should serve 20 years in prison.
Residents of the Ukrainian city of Dnipropetrovsk have held what they called a “unity rally” meant to help mend a rift between President Petro Poroshenko and the regional governor he recently fired.
A Saudi-led coalition of 10 Sunni Arab states continued to launch air strikes early on March 29 against Shi’ite rebels in Yemen that allegedly are backed by Iran.
Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi has said that there is a “90 percent probability” Tehran and six world powers will adopt a political declaration in their negotiations before an end-of-March deadline.
Uzbek authorities say turnout is high in a presidential election that appears certain to secure incumbent President Islam Karimov a fourth term in office.
A former screenwriter and producer with Iran’s state-controlled television has been in jail in Tehran for the past two months.
The Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, announced on March 28 that it would work with NASA to construct a new orbital space station to replace the International Space Station (ISS).