CARACAS (AFP) - With his baseball cap in Venezuela's colors, opposition leader Henrique Capriles is a young governor running for president for the second time in six months, vowing change after 14 years under Hugo Chavez.April 14, 2013, 12:07 am
JIRANIA KHOLA, India (AFP) - A desperate Indian father whose young child suffers from a condition that caused her head to swell up to an enormous size said Saturday he is praying for a "miracle" to save her life.April 14, 2013, 12:01 am
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A woman and two children were killed and 16 people injured in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo on Saturday in what an anti-government violence monitoring group said was a gas atta...April 13, 2013, 11:44 pm
By Annika Breidthardt and John O'Donnell
DUBLIN (Reuters) - Germany said European banking union will require changes to EU law, in a call that could slow completion of the plan designed...
COLOMBO (AFP) - Gunmen opened fire and torched the office of the main Tamil newspaper in northern Sri Lanka on Saturday, police said, the latest in a string of attacks on the nation's privately owned media.April 13, 2013, 11:00 pm
Passengers have told of their horrifying ordeal after a plane crashed into the sea on approach to Bali's international airport.April 13, 2013, 10:58 pm
By Annika Breidthardt
DUBLIN (Reuters) - An inspection team of international lenders has finished its review of Greece's reform progress, paving the way for another 10 billion euros aid...
MILAN (Reuters) - Gabriele Del Torchio, chief executive of Italian motorcycle maker Ducati, is the front-runner to take on the driver's seat at loss-making airline Alitalia, Italian newspapers reporte...April 13, 2013, 10:45 pm
MIRANSHAH, Pakistan (AFP) - Militants blew up the election office of an independent candidate in northwest Pakistan on Saturday, adding to security fears ahead of historic national polls next month.April 13, 2013, 10:28 pm
TOKYO (AFP) - Myanmar's democracy hero Aung San Suu Kyi arrived in Japan on Saturday, her first visit in 27 years to the country where she spent time as a university researcher nearly three decades ago.April 13, 2013, 10:27 pm
By Philip Pullella
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis, in his first major decision, on Saturday set up an advisory board of cardinals from around the world to help him govern the Cat...
ZURICH (Reuters) - The Swiss government has a confidential emergency plan to stabilise the Swiss franc exchange rate in case the euro zone crisis worsens and the Swiss National Bank alone is no longer...April 13, 2013, 10:04 pm
ATHENS (Reuters) - Greek bank deposits are safe and the country's lenders are protected due to a recapitalisation scheme which will be completed by the end of April, Prime Minister Antonis Samaras sai...April 13, 2013, 9:38 pm
MILAN (Reuters) - Italian builder Salini, taking over larger rival Impregilo
A 6.3 quake rattled southwest Japan, causing damage to homes and injuring 23 people.April 13, 2013, 9:09 pm
A teenage girl who was raped when passed out at a party in the US took her own life after an explicit photo of her was passed around her school.April 13, 2013, 9:04 pm
A US billionaire has been awarded $12 million in his dispute over phony vintage wine.April 13, 2013, 8:46 pm
By Yasmine Saleh and Maggie Fick
CAIRO (Reuters) - The retrial of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak was aborted on Saturday when the presiding judge withdrew from the case and ref...
SEOUL (AFP) - "Gangnam Style" star Psy was set for a sell-out concert in Seoul on Saturday to unveil the all-important dance and video aimed at moulding his new single "Gentleman" into another global hit.April 13, 2013, 7:13 pm
The IMF has recognised the Somali government, ending a 22-year break in relations.April 13, 2013, 7:10 pm
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