German police said on Wednesday (June 20th) they had foiled a biological attack with last week's arrest of a Tunisian suspected militant in possession of the deadly poison ricin and bomb-making material.
A Cuban state airways plane with 110 passengers and crew on board crashed shortly after taking off from Havana on Friday (May 18th), leaving a mass of twisted and smoldering fuselage, as the country's president warned many people were feared dead.
One is the 33-year-old grandson of the Queen of England and sixth in line to the throne; the other is the 36-year-old star of legal drama series Suits, who also happens to be a divorcee of mixed parentage. It is a recipe for drama in a British household that is predominantly white and is expected to uphold the Christian faith, which traditionally frowns upon divorce.
Hawaii's Kilauea volcano erupted from its summit early on Thursday (May 17th), shooting a huge plume of ash miles into the sky and prompting authorities to urge area residents to take cover.
The U.S. Senate on Thursday (May 17th) confirmed Gina Haspel as the first female CIA director.
The holy month of Ramadan has started after several terrorism attacks occurred in Indonesia over the past few days, with the government warning about possible future attacks.
U.S. President Donald Trump sounded a note of caution on Wednesday (May 16th) about his much-vaunted summit with Kim Jong Un, saying "we'll see" after Pyongyang threatened to cancel.
Israel held an opening ceremony for the Embassy of the United States (U.S.) in Jerusalem on May 14th, despite strong opposition from the Palestinians and many other countries around the world.
Two new fissures have opened on Hawaii's Big Island, officials said on Monday (May 14th), warning of more lava eruptions and gas emissions from the Kilauea volcano.
Donald Trump on Thursday (May 10th) revealed his historic summit with Kim Jong Un - the first-ever between a sitting U.S. president and a North Korean leader - will take place in Singapore on June 12th.
Malaysia's Pakatan Harapan alliance headed by veteran ex-leader Mahathir Mohamad, 92, won a historic election victory on Thursday (May 10th).
Every year on May 9th, Russia celebrates Victory Day to commemorate the Soviet victory in World War II. In Moscow, the day is marked with a massive parade through the city center, showcasing the Russian military's tanks, planes, artillery and soldiers.
East Asia's major powers meet in Tokyo on Wednesday (May 9th) to search for common ground on North Korea, while Washington's top diplomat was also expected in Pyongyang.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on May 8th that he will withdraw the United States from the Iran nuclear deal, a landmark international agreement signed in 2015.
(VNF) - On the occasion of the 200th anniversary of his birth (May 5, 1818-2018), a vast number of visitors with flowers and candles visit the tomb of Karl Marx, the great ideologist and outstanding leader of the working class and oppressed peoples around the world.
Britain's royal family released the first two official photographs of newly born Prince Louis on Sunday, one of which shows him being held by his sister Princess Charlotte, aged three.
Beijing hopes that talks between the United States and North Korea will be "smooth and achieve substantial progress", China's foreign minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday (May 2nd) during a visit to Pyongyang.