On October 10, 1953, V.S. Naipaul sent a telegram home to his family in Trinidad. At that time, Naipaul was an indigent student at University College, Oxford; he had arrived in England on a scholarship and had begun writing brief pieces for the BBC's Caribbean Voices program. Naipaul, who won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 2001, died Saturday in London at the age of 85.
A 29-year-old who took and crashed a 76-seat passenger plane was a fully accredited airline employee.
President Nicolás Maduro says US agents could visit to help investigate the 'assassination plot'.
Nobel Prize-winning novelist V.S. Naipaul, who was born in Trinidad but lived most of his life in England, died in his London home Saturday, Britain's Press Association reported, citing Naipaul's wife.
A Greek cat sanctuary - complete with 55 felines - is looking for a new employee.
The US space agency launches a probe that aims to travel closer to the Sun than ever before.
The Nobel laureate died surrounded "by those he loved" at his home in London, his wife confirms.
Nasa's Parker Solar Probe spacecraft has taken off on its mission to 'touch the Sun'.
The boy was travelling with eight other people when the aircraft came down in Papua, Indonesia.
An Iranian photographer defies the country's restrictions on women attending men's sporting events.
The family of the man who stole an empty passenger plane from Seattle airport and then crashed it release a statement.
Nobel Prize-winning novelist V.S. Naipaul has died at the age of 85 as reported by Britain's Press Association, citing Naipaul's wife.
The rapper responds after appearing lost for words when Jimmy Kimmel asked him about Donald Trump.
Jihadists kidnapped 30 women and children from the minority sect during an attack in Suweida in July.
Few people give much thought to where what they wear beneath their clothes really comes from, and so it was for Elizabeth Gowing, until recently.
People in Cerro de Pasco in the Peruvian Andes say the soil from an open mine harms their children.
Somewhere in France lies buried a small statuette and for 25 years thousands have searched for it.
An African country which has seen civil war and Ebola could be the next surfing hotspot.
A festival in Pemba reveals cultural influences dating back to the 16th Century.
An exhibition of the elusive artist's work in Moscow has attracted more than 200,000 visitors in its first two months.