Two people including the gunman are dead and 13 wounded in Toronto after a shooting Sunday (Jul 22) in the bustling Greektown neighborhood, adding to concern about gun violence in Canada's largest city.
Following various trials on the use of driverless cars and buses, Singapore is now ready to put driverless trucks to the test, announced the Ministry of Transport (MOT) and PSA Corporation in a joint news release.
Senior officials from six countries along the Mekong River have vowed to strengthen law enforcement and security cooperation.
Over 60 passengers were injured – 25 of them critically – when 15 coaches of an express train were derailed near Rura railway station – 56 km from Kanpur (Northern India) – at 5.20 am (local time) on Wednesday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe made a historic visit to Pearl Harbor Tuesday (Dec. 27th), offering condolences to the thousands killed in the Japanese sneak attack 75 years ago.
Commemorative statues of Fidel Castro and naming public places after him are now banned in Cuban, according to a new law enacted on Tuesday, Dec 27. It was passed by Cuba's National Assembly as a respect for the will of the late revolutionary leader.
Russian authorities have found a flight recorder in the wreckage of a military plane that crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday (Dec. 25th), killing all 92 on board, Russian agencies cited the Defence Ministry as saying on Tuesday (Dec. 27th).
Preliminary investigations have confirmed that a plane that crashed in the Colombian mountains last month killing 71 people including most of a Brazilian football team was out of fuel, officials said on Monday (Dec. 26th).
Tourists are flocking to Myanmar as the country has opened up to the world. Beautiful natural landscape, spectacular architecture, unique culture, the country has them all. However, shortage in terms of manpower is posing a challenge to Myanmar tourism industry.
Japanese Government on Thursday (Dec. 22th) approved an increase in defence spending to record levels.
Russia said Wednesday (Dec. 21st) it is too early to draw conclusions about the shooter responsible for the assassination of the country's Ambassador to Turkey.
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.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Tuesday (Dec. 20th) he plans to visit Russia early next year to continue negotiations on the long-running territorial dispute over the four Japan-claimed islands off Hokkaido.
China has returned a U.S. underwater drone taken by one of its naval vessels in the disputed South China Sea last week after friendly talks with the United States, which reiterated its criticism of the "unlawful" seizure.
Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger says President-elect Donald Trump could go down as one of the most consequential presidents in history due to the radical shift he represents from the established world order.
Condolences pour in for the Russian diplomat that was shot dead at Ankara art gallery late Monday (Dec. 19th).
Malaysia’s Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein Sunday (Dec.18th) urged the Association of South-east Asian Nations (ASEAN) to band together on the South China Sea issue so as to prevent major powers from dictating regional politics.