10:47 am October 1, 2014 | No Comment
European football greats Francesco Totti and Xavi Hernandez set Champions League records for oldest goalscorer and appearances on Tuesday but neither could cap that personal landmark with victory for their sides Roma and Barcelona respectively.
10:45 am October 1, 2014 | No Comment
Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters chanted and booed outside a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of Communist China Wednesday, with crowds expected to reach their biggest yet as the city starts a two-day public holiday.
10:26 am October 1, 2014 | No Comment
Seven more bodies have been found by rescuers combing the peak of a Japanese volcano that erupted at the weekend, officials said on Wednesday, taking the death toll to at least 43.
11:21 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
A satirical board game played by dissidents in communist East Germany, “Burokratopoly”, has been relaunched to teach students about life under the dictatorship that collapsed a quarter century ago.
9:16 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
The head of the Secret Service took responsibility on Tuesday for security lapses at the White House, saying a recent breach by a knife-wielding intruder was “unacceptable” and would not occur again.
8:16 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
Hong Kong demonstrators on Tuesday rejected demands immediately to end rallies that have paralysed the city’s downtown, their numbers swelling for a third night before a national holiday expected to put their campaign for free elections into overdrive.
5:52 pm September 30, 2014 | No Comment
Philippine authorities moved on Tuesday to seize paintings by Picasso, Gauguin, Miro, Michelangelo and other masters held by Imelda Marcos after getting a court order against the former first lady.