"To try to demand from the government in Belgrade to make a choice: whether you are with Russia or you with the West well, it is to step on the same rake as in the Ukrainian crisis"
Russian foreign minister
"In principle - the requirement of choice, either you are with Russia or you are with the West, this is the Middle Ages."
Russian Foreign Minister
"The indictment alleges that the Russian conspirators want to promote discord in the United States and undermine public confidence in democracy"
US Deputy Attorney General
"A workday in Algeria doesn’t pay for your dinner. Here one day almost covers me for a month."
"If they impose another Cold War on us, we have a much better chance of winning it than last time."
Head of Russia’s Council on Foreign and Defense Policy
"The use of robots and artificial intelligence within the military might make the whole world more unstable."
Anders Fogh Rasmussen
Former NATO Secretary General
"I do not expect to be robbed of my youth and my life, I am going to throw myself into the sea with the migrants, without returning."
"Ministers, regardless of whether they are married or single, must not engage in sexual relations with staff"
Australian Prime Minister
At least 20 people were killed and dozens injured in an explosion at a thermal power plant in Northern India on Wednesday.
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India has one of the lowest female labour force participation rates in the world, and this number is declining.
A rush hour stampede has killed 15 people at Elphinstone railway station in Mumbai, India.
Tens of thousands of Hindu worshipers in Mumbai have bid a traditional farewell to Ganesh, the popular elephant-headed Hindu God after a ten-day
Senior Indian Gauri Lankesh was gunned down on Tuesday evening as she returned to her home in Bangalore, capital of the state of Karnataka.
It comes after Google revealed there had been huge interest in the suicide game.
Fears are rising for hundreds of villages stranded by monsoon flood waters in large areas of Nepal, Bangladesh and India.
Monsoon rains in eastern India have unleashed a huge landslide in the city of Shimla.
Protesters in Kashmir carrying Pakistani flags have been teargassed by Indian police.
More than 1,200 have been killed as the fallout from heavy monsoon rains continues to be felt in India, Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh
At least seven people have died and more than 30 others are feared trapped beneath a collapsed building
As Hurricane Harvey battered the US to devastating effect, another area of the world was stricken by flooding.
An Indian judge on Monday handed a 20-year jail sentence to self-styled 'godman' Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh, following his conviction for rape last Friday.
The nuns are teaching self-defence classes in the Himalayas
'Guru' rape verdict sparks deadly rampages in India
Men should not be allowed to end marriage by a single text message, court rules.
The judge described the lack of sanitation as 'shameful' and 'torturous'
Twenty-three people are dead after a passenger train derailed in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
The accident is the third major derailment in Uttar Pradesh in 2017
Industrial pollution in India's Kasabi river has started to turn local dogs blue.