October 24, 2014 - 20:42 AMT
"We did not start this," Putin told an informal group of experts on Russia that includes many Western specialists critical of him.
October 24, 2014 - 19:34 AMT
All the cities in northern Sinai have been without police since the 2011 uprising that toppled longtime autocrat Hosni Mubarak.
October 24, 2014 - 19:07 AMT
Yunus has been in prison since July 30, when she was sentenced to three months pre-trial detention on charges of treason.
October 24, 2014 - 18:15 AMT
“The letter containing a yellow substance was examined in line with regular procedures,” Turkey's disaster management agency said.
October 24, 2014 - 14:57 AMT
"If Netanyahu believes that he can sustain the status quo and (that) we'll do that for him, forget him," senior negotiator Saeb Erakat said.
October 24, 2014 - 14:36 AMT
Pakistan has been accused by predominantly Shia Muslim Iran of failing to stop cross-border attacks on its forces by extremist Sunni Muslim militants.
October 24, 2014 - 14:13 AMT
German Chancellor and Russian President stressed the importance of reaching an agreement on gas supplies to Ukraine in a telephone call.
October 24, 2014 - 09:15 AMT
In Iraq, the timing will depend on a host of factors, some out of the military's control - from Iraqi politics to the weather.
October 24, 2014 - 08:49 AMT
The Mediterranean country has 1.1 million officially registered Syrian refugees, although the number is believed to be far higher.
October 24, 2014 - 08:44 AMT
New York officials said Dr Craig Spencer had travelled on the subway and gone out jogging before he started feeling unwell.
October 24, 2014 - 08:33 AMT
"There is a necessity for a certain amount of bridging finance," Merkel told reporters after the first day of a European Union summit.
October 23, 2014 - 18:01 AMT
Five of them have returned from the Hajj pilgrimage and one is a Turkish student who is studying in Somali.
October 23, 2014 - 16:53 AMT
"I have learned that they finally reached agreement on a figure of 200 fighters," Erdogan told a news conference in Riga.
October 23, 2014 - 16:04 AMT
In a separate incident, at least five people were killed in a bomb blast at a bus station in a town in the state of Bauchi.
October 23, 2014 - 13:50 AMT
Anastasiades was admitted to a hospital in Brussels after a prolonged nosebleed that doctors said was caused by hypertension.
October 23, 2014 - 12:09 AMT
Coalition strikes have hit the Syrian provinces of Aleppo, Deir al-Zor, Idlib, Raqqa and al-Hassakah, the Observatory said.