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South Korean emergency services are continuing to search overnight for almost 300 people missing after Sewol ferry carrying 462 people sank off Jindo Island

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South Korean emergency services are continuing to search overnight for almost 300 people missing after Sewol ferry carrying 462 people sank off Jindo Island. According...
Six Ukrainian armored vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian militants in eastern town of Kramatorsk

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Six Ukrainian armored vehicles have been seized by pro-Russian militants in eastern town of Kramatorsk, the defense ministry in Kiev says. Reports say the occupants...
Reeva Steenkamp was shot in quick succession as she fell down

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Reeva Steenkamp was shot in quick succession as she fell down, a forensics expert has told Oscar Pistorius' murder trial. This differs from a police...
Ukrainian soldiers sent to reclaim locations seized by pro-Russian militia in recent days, have been seen in the centre of Kramatorsk

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Ukrainian soldiers sent to reclaim locations seized by pro-Russian militia in recent days, have been seen in the centre of Kramatorsk. Kramatorsk's airfield was recaptured...
Alison Michelle Ernst is accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton

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Alison Michelle Ernst, who is accused of throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton, has been ordered by a federal judge in Phoenix to remain...
China's economy grew by 7.4 percent in 2014 Q1, better than what many were expecting

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China's economy grew by 7.4% in 2014 Q1, better than what many were expecting. However, it is a slowdown from 7.7% growth in the final...
Prince William, Kate Middleton and their son Prince George have arrived in Sydney for the next leg of their tour of New Zealand and Australia

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Prince William, Kate Middleton and their son Prince George have arrived in Sydney for the next leg of their tour of New Zealand and...
About 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized and sank off South Korea

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About 300 people remain unaccounted for after a ferry carrying 476 people capsized and sank off South Korea, killing at least two passengers. The passenger...
Boston is holding a tribute event on the anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon

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Boston is holding a tribute event on the anniversary of the deadly bombing at last year's marathon. Vice-President Joe Biden told survivors they were an...
M&M Hair Academy has been visited by North Korean officials to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's picture in a poster offering haircuts

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London salon M&M Hair Academy has been visited by North Korean officials to question why it had used their leader Kim Jong-un's picture in...
Oscar Pistorius read out Reeva Steenkamp's Valentine Day card

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Reeva Steenkamp Valentine's card has been presented to court during Oscar Pistorius’ murder trial in Pretoria. Reeva Steenkamp had intended to give the card to...
Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov has announced the start of an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Russian separatists

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Ukraine's acting President Oleksandr Turchynov has announced the start of an "anti-terrorist operation" against pro-Russian separatists. Oleksandr Turchynov told parliament it was being conducted "stage...
Boko Haram gunmen abducted around 100 schoolgirls in an attack on a school in north-east Nigeria

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Boko Haram gunmen abducted around 100 schoolgirls in an attack on a school in north-east Nigeria, officials say. The attackers reportedly arrived at the school...
Silvio Berlusconi should serve a one-year sentence for tax fraud doing community service

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Italy's ex-PM Silvio Berlusconi should serve a one-year sentence for tax fraud doing community service, a Milan court has ruled. Silvio Berlusconi, 77, was convicted...
Oscar Pistorius has told his murder trial in Pretoria he was "heartbroken" when he saw the body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp

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Oscar Pistorius has told his murder trial in Pretoria he was "heartbroken" when he saw the body of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. "I crouched down...
Jordanian ambassador to Libya, Fawaz Aitan, has been kidnapped in the capital Tripoli, in an attack that left his driver wounded

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Jordanian ambassador to Libya, Fawaz Aitan, has been kidnapped in the capital Tripoli, in an attack that left his driver wounded, officials say. Gunmen travelling...
The Bluefin-21 exceeded its operating limit of 15,000ft and was brought back to the surface

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Bluefin-21 robotic mini submarine deployed to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane in the southern Indian Ocean has had its first mission cut...
President Barack Obama has called President Vladimir Putin urging him to use his influence to make separatists in eastern Ukraine stand down

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President Barack Obama has called President Vladimir Putin urging him to use his influence to make separatists in eastern Ukraine stand down. The phone call...
President Park Geun-hye has issued an apology to the nation after three officials of the country’s intelligence agency were charged with fabricating evidence in a spying case

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South Korean President Park Geun-hye has issued an apology to the nation after three officials of the country’s intelligence agency were charged with fabricating...
Edward Snowden's NSA leaks earned Pulitzer Prize for The Guardian and Washington Post

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Washington Post and The Guardian US have shared this year’s Pulitzer Prize for public service journalism for a series of stories on NSA electronic...
Oscar Pistorius admits killing girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on February 14 last year, but says he fired his gun after mistaking her for an intruder

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Prosecutor Gerrie Nel at the Oscar Pistorius murder trial in Pretoria has suggested the South African athlete is using his emotions "as an escape". Oscar...

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A crowd of pro-Russian activists stormed a police station in the town of Horlivka, near Donetsk, taking control of the building and ignoring a...
Teams searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane are to deploy robotic submarine Bluefin-21 for the first time

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Robotic submarine Bluefin-21 will be deployed for the first time to search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane. Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston said the...
General Vladimir Padrino Lopez insists the security forces of President Nicolas Maduro respect the rule of law

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Venezuela’s military has admitted it committed "some excesses" during weeks of political unrest that have left 41 people dead. The military's strategic command chief, General...
Frazier Glenn Cross has been identified as person of interest for the killing of three people at two Jewish centers in Kansas City

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Frazier Glenn Cross, Jr., a former Ku Klux Klan leader with a history of anti-Semitism and racism, has been identified as person of interest...
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