5:32 pm September 21, 2014 | No Comment
Pope Francis, in his strongest criticism of Islamist militants to date, said on Sunday no religious group which used violence and oppression could claim to be “the armor of God.”
5:20 pm September 21, 2014 | No Comment
Alan Henning, a volunteer British aid worker being held by Islamic State (IS) militants, should be released unharmed, his wife said in a statement issued a week after his captors threatened to murder him.
3:50 pm September 21, 2014 | No Comment
Ethan Hawke spoke with Reuters about “Seymour: An Introduction,” its underlying themes on art and mentorship, and how Williams helped him find his “barbaric yawp.”
3:33 pm September 21, 2014 | No Comment
Hong Kong students are preparing for a showdown with Beijing over democratic reforms by boycotting classes on Monday, as a restive younger generation challenges the Chinese Communist Party’s tightening grip on the city.
1:58 pm September 21, 2014 | No Comment
Indonesia face a race against time to be ready to host the Asian Games a year early but officials said they were confident everything would be in order after taking over the continent's biggest multi-sports event from Vietnam.
10:20 pm September 20, 2014 | No Comment
An American recently sentenced to six years hard labor by a North Korean court pretended to have secret US information and was deliberately arrested in a bid to become famous and meet US missionary Kenneth Bae in a North Korean prison, state media said on Saturday.
10:13 pm September 20, 2014 | No Comment
New Zealand's ruling National party stormed to a third term in government in the country's general election on Saturday with the center-right party securing an outright election night majority on a platform to continue tight economic policies.
4:55 am September 20, 2014 | No Comment
Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda said on Friday he saw no problem with recent currency moves as the dollar scaled a six-year high versus the yen due to growing expectations of higher interest rates in the United States.
3:30 am September 20, 2014 | No Comment
The Ebola virus raging through West Africa is mutating rapidly as it tears a deadly path through cities, towns and villages, but the genetic changes are for now not giving it the ability to spread more easily.