Nine people were killed and nearly 50 injured in Turkey when a high speed train collided with a locomotive and crashed into a station platform and overpass in an Ankara suburb early on Thursday (Dec 13), officials said.
This might not be the first place you'd expect to find a festive snowy scene, but incredible images show the Sahara desert looking particularly chilly.
Condolences pour in for the Russian diplomat that was shot dead at Ankara art gallery late Monday (Dec. 19th).
America's Electoral College on Monday (Dec. 19th) confirmed Donald Trump's election as the 45th president of the United States.
A Turkish policeman crying "Aleppo" and "Allahu Akbar" shot dead Russia's ambassador to Turkey in Ankara on Monday (Dec. 19th), prompting a vow from President Vladimir Putin to step up the fight against "terrorism."
Malaysia confirmed an eighth Zika virus case on Sunday (Dec. 18th), involving a 67-year-old man who first showed symptoms in late November.
New Zealand's National Party appointed Deputy Prime Minister Bill English as the country's new Prime Minister on Monday (Dec 12th) following last week's shock resignation of his predecessor John Key.
Cuba on Tuesday (Dec. 6th) welcomed a decision by the European Union (EU) to ratify the Political Dialogue and Cooperation Agreement (PDCA) between Brussels and Cuba, Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Abelardo Moreno said.
President-elect Donald Trump laid out a U.S. military policy on Tuesday (Dec. 6th) that would avoid interventions in foreign conflicts and instead focus heavily on defeating Islamic State militancy.
China lodged a diplomatic protest on Saturday (Nov. 3rd) after U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen, but blamed Taiwan for the "petty" move.
Thailand’s crown prince, officially accepted an invitation by the Thai government to assume the throne on Thursday, seven weeks after the deaths of his father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
The world of sport has joined together in mourning after news of the tragic plane crash involving players from Brazilian club Chapecoense. More than 70 people have been confirmed dead.
Thailand’s parliament acknowledged Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn as the new king on November 29th following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej last month.
A plane carrying 72 passengers including a top flight Brazilian football team has crashed in Colombia with only six people believed to have survived.
US President – elect acknowledged the “long and bruising” campaign season had caused stress and psychological impact on people throughout the country , so he offered a Thanksgiving prayer for unity.
A 5.6-magnitude earthquake shook northeast Japan early Thursday (November 24th), the US Geological Survey said, two days after a powerful tremor triggered a tsunami near the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.9 hit northern Japan on November 22nd, generating a tsunami that hit the nation's northern Pacific coast.