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270 Syrian Rebels Remain in Homs After Deal with Assad’s Forces Breaks Down

Around 270 Syrian rebels granted safe exit under a complex deal with President Bashar al-Assad's forces are being held in Homs by the army...

Religion Plays a Large Role in Indian Election

India is choosing a new government. Many pundits predict that the country’s 814 million voters will make Narendra Modi, head of the Bharatiya Janata...

Vladimir Putin Visits Crimea Amid Russian WWII Celebrations

President Vladimir Putin has flown to Crimea, which Russia annexed in March, amid celebrations of the Soviet victory over Nazi Germany in 1945. In a...

Vatican Issues an Appeal for Release of Kidnapped Nigerian Schoolgirls

The Vatican issued an urgent appeal Thursday (May 8) for the release of more than 200 Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by the Islamist militant group...

Putin says he Has Ordered Troops to Pull Back from Ukraine Border; Tells Protesters...

Vladimir Putin surprised everyone Wednesday by urging pro-Russian rebels in Ukraine's east to postpone their referendum on independence from Kiev, and appearing to endorse...

Standoff in S. China Sea After Chinese Ship Rams Vietnamese Boats

Vietnam said on Wednesday a Chinese vessel intentionally rammed two of its ships in a part of the disputed South China Sea where Beijing has deployed...

In Ukraine, Both Sides Bury Dead as Country Slips Toward All-Out War

Both sides have been burying their dead as Ukraine slides further towards war, with supporters of Russia and of a united Ukraine accusing each other of...

WATCH: Thai Constitutional Court Orders Prime Minister to Step Down

A Thai court has ordered Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and several cabinet ministers to step down. The Constitutional Court ruled that Ms Yingluck acted illegally...

Egyptian Presidential Candidate el-Sissi Runs Tightly-Choreographed Campaign as he Urges Country to Line Up...

In his campaign for president, Egypt's former army chief is casting himself as a strong-handed disciplinarian able to solve the nation's mounting problems and...

Entire Country on Alert After Knife Attack at Railway Station in China

Security was stepped up overnight at China’s major train stations following Monday afternoon’s knife attack on civilians at Guangzhou Railway Station. In a high profile...

Man Beaten, Woman Gang-Raped for ‘Adultery’ by Islamic Vigilantes in Indonesia

Islamic religious police in Indonesia plan to publicly flog a 25-year-old widow and a married man for adultery after vigilantes gang-raped her as punishment...

Vatican says Child Abuse Is Not Torture

At a United Nations hearing the Vatican tries to turn the moral question of whether child abuse is torture into a legal debate about...

World Health Organization says Renewed Spread of Polio is a Global Emergency

For the first time ever, the World Health Organization on Monday declared the spread of polio an international public health emergency that could grow...

Heavy Clashes Continue as Kiev’s Forces Battles pro-Russian Separatists in Eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian security forces battled pro-Russian militants in the eastern flashpoint city of Slovyansk on Monday as Kiev tackled the gunmen who have overrun the...

China has Plans in Place for Aftermath of Possible North Korean Collapse

Beijing’s lack of faith in rule of Kim Jong-un exposed in contingency plans to detain key North Korean leaders, set up border refugee camps...

Are UK Bible Colleges In a State of Peril?

With the International Christian College in Glasgow and St Michael's College in Cardiff both recently announcing their closures, to what extent are UK Bible...

WATCH: What’s Next for the Search for the Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane?

More than 300 flights. Over 3,000 hours in the air. A staggering 4.6 million square kilometers of ocean. The numbers speak to the breadth of the search...

China Wants to Increase its Military Ties with Iran

China wants deeper defense ties with Iran, Chinese Defense Minister Chang Wanquan told his Iranian counterpart on Monday, according to Chinese state media, as...

‘Future Looking Very Violent’: Jewish Community of Odessa, Ukraine Make Plans to Evacuate as...

Odessa’s Jews are prepared to evacuate should the violence in the western Ukrainian city get significantly worse, several community leaders told The Jerusalem Post...

Russian Planes Caught Flying Over Crimea

Several dozen Russian planes including what appeared to be strategic bombers and fighter jets have been spotted in the sky above the Moscow-controlled peninsula...