By Arshad Mohammed and Alexei Anishchuk
MOSCOW (Reuters) - The U.S. secretary of state sought Russian help in ending Syria's civil war on Tuesday, telling President Vladimir Putin in Mo...
MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday the United States and Russia share common interests in Syria, including promoting regional stabil...May 8, 2013, 2:55 am
By James Davey and Matt Scuffham
LONDON (Reuters) - British grocer J Sainsbury plans to take full control of its joint venture with Lloyds Banking Group, treading the same path as rival...
LONDON (AFP) - Queen Elizabeth II will miss the Commonwealth heads of government meeting in Sri Lanka in November, sending her heir Prince Charles in her place, the palace announced on Tuesday.May 8, 2013, 2:45 am
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian rebels said on Tuesday they were holding a group of Filipino U.N. peacekeepers on the ceasefire line between Syria and the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights after clashes in the...May 8, 2013, 2:41 am
DUBAI (AFP) - A leader of Al-Qaeda in North Africa has urged Muslims worldwide to attack French interests in retaliation for France's military intervention in Mali, a threat French President Francois Hollande said is being taken seriously.May 8, 2013, 2:37 am
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A gas tanker truck exploded on a highway north of Mexico City early on Tuesday, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 30 others as a fireball tore through cars and ...May 8, 2013, 2:27 am
PRISTINA (AFP) - A former Kosovo health minister and another Pristina official are among eight suspects in a new EU probe into a human organ trafficking case, a local daily reported Tuesday.May 8, 2013, 2:25 am
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ARUSHA, Tanzania (AFP) - Tanzanian police have arrested two more people bringing to eight the number of suspects held following a deadly bombing at a church in which three people died, officials said Tuesday.May 8, 2013, 2:10 am
BUDAPEST (AFP) - World Jewish Congress president Ronald Lauder has been re-elected unopposed for a second four-year term at a meeting being held in Budapest in solidarity with Hungary's embattled Jewish community.May 8, 2013, 2:09 am
BAKU (AFP) - The Azerbaijani parliament on Tuesday approved a prisoner amnesty proposed by the country's glamorous and powerful first lady that will likely see thousands of convicts released.May 8, 2013, 2:04 am
Police say a roadside bomb in northwest Pakistan has killed five people.May 8, 2013, 1:58 am
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BEIJING (AFP) - The state-owned Bank of China has shut the account of a North Korean bank accused by the United States of supporting the North's nuclear programme, Dow Jones Newswires said Tuesday.May 8, 2013, 1:35 am
The BBC, the Press Association and others say 73-year-old comedian Jimmy Tarbuck was arrested on April 26 and later released on bail.May 8, 2013, 1:07 am
YANGON (AFP) - Six Muslims on trial in Myanmar could face the death penalty for the murder of a Buddhist monk during recent religious violence, an official said on Tuesday.May 8, 2013, 12:53 am
MANILA (AFP) - Four foreign tourists and their Filipino tour guide were crushed to death when one of the Philippines' most active volcanoes spewed a giant ash cloud and a hail of rocks on Tuesday, authorities said.May 8, 2013, 12:50 am
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AFP) - Bombs killed 15 people and wounded dozens more including an election candidate in Pakistan on Tuesday, raising to more than 100 the death toll from attacks on the campaign for Saturday's polls.May 8, 2013, 12:49 am
TRIPOLI (AFP) - Libyn Defence Minister Mohammed al-Barghathi announced his resignation on Tuesday amid a crisis sparked by gunmen who have besieged two ministries for more than a week.May 8, 2013, 12:47 am
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