A new global ranking has measured the power of passports in terms of visa-free access around the world
A British adventurer has come back to Earth after drifting ten kilometres across the South African savannah in a camping chair attached to 100 balloons
Police special forces have detained a suspect
There are five percent more women than men in the EU and, on average, they stay in education longer but are still paid 16.3 percent less, according to a new report
Colonia Tovar was founded by German immigrants and, like other Venezuelans, residents are concerned over the current political situation.
The Canadian province of Quebec has passed a new law banning face veils.
The province’s parliament voted 65 to 51 in favour of the controversial
Lynch mobs accusing people of vampirism had been searching for individuals and blocking roads
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At least 273 people are now known to have been killed by Tuesday's 7.1 magnitude quake
Rescue crews and volunteers burrow through rubble for quake survivors
For Jenny Geelenn crafting artificial eyes is a lifelong mission.
More Europeans are living alone than ever before.
AS the US struggles with how to address its controversial historical monuments, Ukraine offers some lessons.
Men should not be allowed to end marriage by a single text message, court rules.
Researchers have found that using a smiley face emoji and similar emoticons at the office can have the opposite effect on the recipient, and make the sender seem less competent.
A giant inflatable chicken resembling Donald Trump, has popped up outside the White House as a protest against the U.S. President.
US president Donald Trump's boyhood home has been listed on short-term rental website Airbnb for $777 a night.
It’s a rock festival – but in the most literal of senses.
The extravaganza in northern India sees people throw stones, fruits and flowers at each
Fabiana Silva called the streets of São Paulo home for 16 years, as one of hundreds of people trapped in cracolândia, the open-air drug markets in
The incident may revive questions about the safety of materials used on the exteriors of high-rise buildings across the world.
A trans man from Portland in the US state of Oregon has given birth to a baby boy - the latest addition to a unique family.
The 'brazen' shooting left one man dead.
There's a new spin on the traditional summer barbecue after a group of Brazilians took a national pastime to dizzying heights and tried to bag a new world record into the bargain.
German police say two people have died after a 34-year-old man opened fire in a nightclub in the southern German city of Constance.
More than 200 ponies took part in the annual swim from Assateague Island to neighboring Chincoteague Island on Virginia's eastern shore
Manhattan artist Calvin Seibert commutes daily to a Long Island beach to create sand castles, as art for art's sake.