Ali Zafar: World needs to help us out of extremist darkness.

December 16, 2014 was a dark day, not just in our nation's history, but the world's.Young innocent children were brutally massacred in a school in Peshawar along with their teachers.

Protesters demand President's ouster in Brazil, decry corruption.

Demonstrators took to the streets across Brazil on Sunday, protesting corruption and demanding the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff.Her administration is struggling amid a weak economy.........

Suicide bombings in Christian area of Pakistani city kill at least 14 people.

Suicide bombers attacked a Christian community in eastern Pakistan on Sunday, setting off two blasts that killed at least 14 people and wounded dozens more, officials said.

Obama may not reduce troops in Afghanistan.

President Barack Obama is considering whether to scrap his drawdown plan to reduce U.S. forces in Afghanistan to 5,500 troops by the end of this year.A senior administration official said Saturday...

Cleanup begins in Vanuatu after cyclone batters islands.

The mayhem of Tropical Cyclone Pam, one of the most powerful storms ever to make landfall, is gone, but the misery it left behind in the islands of Vanuatu is just becoming apparent.Aid workers in the capital of Port Vila...

Why has Putin gone missing?

Vladimir Putin is not a self-effacing man. That's why when the Russian president suddenly disappeared from view people took notice. When Russian officials tried to trick the public by passing off old photos as new appearances,

'Unbelievable destruction' reported in Tropical Cyclone Pam's wake.

Relief workers reported "unbelievable destruction" after Tropical Cyclone Pam smashed the capital of Vanuatu, the Australian Red Cross said Saturday.The Australian Red Cross said via Twitter....

Prince Charles opens up about love and life.

In an exclusive interview ahead of his U.S. tour -- and ahead of his 10-year wedding anniversary -- Prince Charles paid tribute to the "brilliant" way his wife, Camilla,Duchess of Cornwall,

Secret Service investigates agents after White House crash

The US Secret Service is investigating two senior agents after a car crash at the White House.

Ferguson police chief Tom Jackson quits

After a federal report alleged widespread racial bias in his department, the police chief of Ferguson, Missouri, has agreed to resign.