Man stabs six at Jerusalem Gay Pride marchAn Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man lunged into a group of revelers at Jerusalem's annual gay pride parade and stabbed six people Thursday evening as they marched in the holy city,…
Google refuses French global 'right to be forgotten' orderGoogle Inc is refusing to bow to an order from the French privacy watchdog to scrub search results worldwide when users invoke their “right to be forgotten” online, it said on…
Nigeria names head of multinational force to fight Boko HaramNigeria said Thursday it has appointed a general to lead a new multinational task force created to fight Boko Haram Islamists, in the face of increasingly bloody attacks.
Wreckage may be from missing Malaysia planeMalaysia is “almost certain” that plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is from a Boeing 777, the deputy transport minister said on Thursday, heightening the…
France’s EDF, Areva agree nuclear reactor dealFrench state-controlled utility EDF is buying a majority stake in the reactor business of nuclear group Areva and will look for partners to take a minority stake.
Republican Jim Gilmore files to enter presidential raceFormer Virginia Governor Jim Gilmore filed the paperwork on Wednesday to join the race for the Republican presidential nomination, according to the Federal Election Commission.
Leader of US-backed Syria rebels abducted by Nusra FrontThe al Qaeda-linked Nusra Front has abducted the leader of a U.S.-backed rebel group in north Syria, opposition sources and a monitoring group said, in a blow to Washington’s…
India hangs Mumbai bomb plotterIndia has executed convicted bomb plotter Yakub Memon, according to Indian news channels. He was sentenced to death for his role in a series of co-ordinated attacks that killed…
US policeman charged with murderAn Ohio police officer who shot a black man during a routine traffic stop was charged with murder Wednesday in what prosecutors called a "senseless" act motivated by anger.
Disneyland Paris accused of overcharging foreign visitorsEuropean Union regulators are investigating prices charged by Disneyland Paris after complaints from foreign consumers who said they were charged far more than their French…
Russia vetoes UN resolution on MH17 TribunalRussia vetoed a United Nations Security Council resolution Wednesday that sought to set up a special tribunal to try those responsible for shooting down flight MH17 over Ukraine.
Jane Birkin asks Hermès to take name off Birkin bagActress and singer Jane Birkin has asked Hermes to remove her name from one of the luxury goods maker’s best-selling bags due to what she called “cruel” crocodile farming and…
FRANCE - IRAN