In the words of India's labor minister, women have just been given a "humble gift" of six months paid maternity leave. Experts say it could sour very quickly.
Press and public come out to denounce the "deplorable" thinning down of actress Claudia Cardinale.
The 329-year-old insurance market is opening the subsidiary as a result of the Brexit vote.
Cristiano Ronaldo has the looks, the medals and the money. And now even an airport -- in Madeira, where he was born -- has been renamed in his honor, with a new bust to boot also unveiled Wednesday of the Real Madrid star.
A US company that makes footwear for infants described as "diva defining" is labelled "disgusting".
A lifestyle video proposes bursting the popular Xiao Long Bao and throwing out the soup.
French retirement home residents complain to mayor about lack of chips.
Some Queenslanders didn't take police warnings to stay out of flood waters very seriously -- until a bull shark washed up in the street.
A little before midnight on Monday, March 20, James Harris Jackson, a white Army veteran from Maryland, set upon a stranger on a New York City street and stabbed him to death.
Three adults and a girl are detained in an anti-terror operation by Italian police.
Regaining his senses, Matt Zeller checked his watch. It was 16:50, April 28, 2008. "[I thought] this is the day and the time and place I die," he remembered, years later.
Canadian police think an improvised explosive device blew up Thursday at the same building as the provincial courthouse in Saskatoon.
The incident happened just before he was due to land a flight from Texas to New Mexico.
The visit will be on 6-7 April in Florida, with trade and North Korea among the key issues.
Feeling too fancy for normal earth-bound existence? A new skyscraper concept would elevate your living situation -- literally.
The firm that handles balloting is being retained, but its staff will be banned from using mobiles.
A former interior minister emerges as a key figure challenging President Erdogan's referendum plans.
The shooting of Chinese national Liu Shaoyo by French police has sparked violence and protests.
Ex-Cyclone Debbie brings widespread flash-flooding to Queensland's most populous region.
Lyse Doucet revisits a young Syrian girl Bara'aa, who three years ago, was living through the horror of war in Homs.