Relentless storm batters Sydney

The wettest day in 13 years, Sydney continues to be battered by a relentless storm with heavy rain and extreme winds. SYDNEY - Severe weather conditions...

Arrest of Indian Diplomat Creates National Outrage

Diksha Dwivedi, Correspondent (Asia: South)   DELHI — Devyani Khobragade, 39, Deputy Consul General in the Consulate General of India in New York was charged on December...

The International Hunt for Edward Snowden

Alejandro Faini, Editor (North America)   MOSCOW - The international drama concerning Edward Snowden, the leaker of several documents regarding the secret U.S security program called PRISM,...

Syrian Electronic Army Hacks Skype’s Twitter Account

Joanne Faulkner, Editor ( Middle East)   The Twitter account for Microsoft owned Skype has become the latest victim of the The Syrian Electronic Army, a hacking...

Azerbaijan’s Economic and Political Importance Increases in Europe Region as the Economy Grows

Azerbaijan's economic performance has enabled a great variety of investment opportunities for the country BAKU - Eight years past from the project of crude oil supply to Europe, Azerbaijan signs the...

Cross-border Violence flairs between Israel and Lebanon

Joanne Faulkner (Editor: Middle East) ROSH HANIKR - An Israeli soldier, named as Master Sergeant Shlomi Cohen,  has been killed in the first death along the Israeli-Lebanese...

Queensland Mother and Daughter Die Suddenly in Bali

Blake Danilczak Correspondent (Oceania) QUEENSLAND — Less than 24 hours after checking into a beach side resort in Bali, Noelene Bischoff and her daughter Yvana Bischoff...

Bolivia To Allow 10-year-old Children to Work

A new law that allows children of 10 to work is expected to be signed by President Evo Morales. But what are its implications? LA...

Antarctica Ice Loss at 160 Billion Tonnes a Year

Findings from an European study have revealed that Antarctica's annual ice loss has doubled in recent years ANTARCTICA — Studies of the images from the Cryosat-2...

Free Trade Struck Between Australia and Japan

Australian Trade minister Andrew Robb announces trade deal with his counterparts in Tokyo, Japan. The historic announcement comes as the Australian PM Tony Abbott visits...