Pope prays before Shroud of Turin during northern Italy visit
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Pope prays before Shroud of Turin during northern Italy visit

The mistreatment of migrants escaping war and injustice “makes one cry.” The words of Pope…

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Greek PM presents new proposals ahead of emergency EU summit
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Greek PM presents new proposals ahead of emergency EU summit

A series of behind-the-scenes negotiations are being held in Athens ahead of the crucial eurozone…

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Somalia: four Islamist gunmen killed during intelligence agency attack, say security officials
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Somalia: four Islamist gunmen killed during intelligence agency attack, say security officials

Four Islamist gunmen have been killed after detonating a car bomb and shooting their way…

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US rocked by more shootings in wake of Charleston
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US rocked by more shootings in wake of Charleston

Amid renewed debate over gun crime and weapon ownership in America, there have been two…

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Tuaregs sign Mali peace deal
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Tuaregs sign Mali peace deal

Tuareg-rebels and Mali’s government have signed a peace deal offering partial autonomy to the marginalised…

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UNHCR: Angelina Jolie visits Turkey on World Refugee Day
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UNHCR: Angelina Jolie visits Turkey on World Refugee Day

UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie has spent World Refugee Day 2015 visiting the country with…

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India leads the way as world marks first international yoga day
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India leads the way as world marks first international yoga day

Bend, arch and control your breathing. It is the world’s first international yoga day. “India:”http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/International-Yoga-Day-celebrations/liveblog/47751842.cms…

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Yogathans take place all over the world
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Yogathans take place all over the world

Around 35,000 New Dehli residents had their mats at the ready to take part in…

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Venezuela: protesters demand release of political prisoners
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Venezuela: protesters demand release of political prisoners

Around 400 protesters rallied in Venezuela’s capital Caracas on Saturday demanding the release of political…

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World Refugee Day: UN estimates 1.2 million internally displaced in Ukraine
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World Refugee Day: UN estimates 1.2 million internally displaced in Ukraine

Ukraine has problems of its own to contend with. But the country is still managing…

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