Rome, Jan 20 (IANS) Six people have been found alive in Italy's Rigapiano hotel, two days after it was buried in an avalanche.
Kabul, Jan 20 (IANS) At least 16 policemen were killed as militants stormed police checkpoints in Kandahar province of Afghanistan on Friday, an official said.
Tokyo, Jan 20 (IANS) Japan on Friday announced it will ask the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (Unesco) to include 12 Christian sites in its list of World Heritage Sites.
Manila, Jan 20 (IANS) Over 200 people gathered outside the US embassy in Manila on Friday to protest against Donald Trump's inauguration as the new American President and demanded the departure of American troops from the Philippines.
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) US bombers struck and destroyed two Islamic State (IS) terror group camps in Libya with initial estimates that over 80 militants were killed, defence officials told CNN.
Pyongyang, Jan 20 (IANS) North Korea on Thursday reiterated its threat to launch an intercontinental ballistic missile soon after Seoul warned that Pyongyang could test its new missile.
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Rupen R. Shah, who is currently the Chief Deputy of Augusta County Commonwealth in Virginia, has become the first Indian American judge to be elected the southeastern US state.
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) Donald Trump pledged unity and promised a change that America has not seen in decades, as he spoke in front of a crowd of thousands in Washington, D.C., on his final day as President-elect.
Washington, Jan 20 (IANS) As President-elect Donald Trump stepped into Washington on Thursday for a round of rituals and celebrations in preparation for his swearing-in with a call to unify the country, clashes broke out between his opponents and police --reflecting the mood of the polarised nation.
New York, Jan 20 (IANS) The 18-year-old Shayla Rudolph of Ohio who live-streamed the video of taping her two-year-old son to the wall has been arrested and charged with third abducting the boy, media reports said.