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Hong Kong student leaders banned from Mong Kok protest site

Two Hong Kong student leaders were banned from a large area in Mong Kok as a condition of bail on Thursday after they were arrested during scuffles with...

West struggles with Russia's 'ambiguous warfare' tactics

When Russians crossed the border to fight with rebels in eastern Ukraine earlier this year, Moscow said the soldiers had not been deployed but had gone on...

Soldier killed in Indian Kashmir in ongoing militant attack

Militants attacked an army patrol in Indian Kashmir on Thursday leaving one soldier dead as fighting continued near the border with rival Pakistan, a...

Selfie sticks could bring jail time in South Korea

That selfie stick in your hand. A harmless memory‑maker? Or a potentially chaos‑inducing electromagnetic radiation emitter?

India 'raped' girls found hanging killed selves: investigators

Two girls found hanging earlier this year in northern India committed suicide and were not...

At least 17 inmates dead of poisoning in Venezuela - police

At least 17 inmates who had been on hunger strike over prison conditions died of drug poisoning Wednesday, police sources said.

Video: US police shot black boy after seconds on scene

US police officers shot dead a 12-year‑old black boy carrying a replica gun within seconds of their patrol car arriving on the scene, a surveillance...

US top law enforcer promises strong Ferguson police probe

U. S. Attorney General Eric Holder told civil rights activists the Justice Department would aggressively investigate police practices in Ferguson,...

Iraqi forces battle IS jihadists in Ramadi, Kirkuk

Iraqi security forces and allied tribesmen were battling Wednesday to defend the governor's office in Anbar province capital Ramadi from an attack by...