Cristiano Ronaldo will have to make more room in his trophy cabinet after the Portugual international was named Globe Soccer player of the year.
US actress Carrie Fisher, famous for playing Princess Leia in Star Wars, has died aged 60.
Argentina’s former president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has been indicted for corruption.
UN resolution was possible when the US broke with past practice and abstained during voting in the Security Council
France, Italy, the United Kingdom, Spain or Bosnia-Herzegovina….
There have been three men’s super-G races so far this World Cup season and Norwegian star Kjetil Jansrud has now won them all.
Niloofar Rahmani was supposed to return to Kabul over the weekend after a much-publicised stint of 15 months' training with the US Air Force
A series of dramatic photographs showing homeless people sheltering from the winter cold in a graveyard is stirring emotions in Iran.
The USA has begun asking travelers to give details of their social media accounts when applying to visit to identify and prevent potentially dangerous people entering the country.
The European Union enters 2017 under siege from without and within, facing challenges to the east, west and south
Participants in Peru’s annual slugfest battled it out on Sunday in the local Takanakuy fighting festival aimed at settling old scores and starting the new year…
Basuki Purnama is accused of insulting the Koran in a case that's divided opinion in Muslim-majority Indonesia
Once a month, Lyon’s Arts and Crafts Museum organises a guided tour, focused on a particular piece of artwork and a concert related to the piece.
Twenty nine police officers charged with disobeying orders have appeared in court
A school in Taiwan has created international outrage by holding a Nazi-themed Christmas parade.
A passenger plane with 161 people on board has skidded off the runway at Goa airport, injuring 15 people.
Little did this Mexican family know that by posting an invitation to their daughter’s coming-of-age party on Facebook, 1.