Three defendants in the 21 July terror trial have been found guilty of a plot to bomb London's transport network, BBC reported.
Swiss foundation New7Wonders, who organised the six-year campaign to pick a new set of world wonders to replace the ones destroyed in the Ancient era, has now turned its sights on the natural world. Fresh after Saturday's gala event in which the new seve
The Great Wall of China, long considered on par with the seven wonders of the ancient world, was officially recognised as such after a vote in which 100 million picked their favourites to replaced the monuments of antiquity, most of them long gone. Peru'
BBC correspondent Alan Johnston, who was abducted in Gaza almost four months ago and released earlier this week, has returned to the UK on Saturday. Johnston, who was handed over to officials of the Hamas administration on Wednesday, arrived at London's
The sequence of concerts in nine cities aimed at raising awareness of climate change, dubbed Live Earth, has reached Europe, with gigs in Hamburg and London kicking off on Saturday afternoon. Sydney and Tokyo were the first two cities to host concerts, o
Two men were injured on Saturday, the first day of the traditional running of the bulls festival in Pamplona, Spain. An Australian had his buttock gored and a Spaniard had a shoulder injury, organisers said.
Police in Australia have seized new evidence and questioned five more doctors over last week's failed car bomb attacks in the UK, BBC reported.
A major rescue operation was launched off the Irish coast on Thursday after 110 children were swept out to sea, BBC reported. About 20 people were reported missing shortly afterwards, though the Irish coastguard later said everyone had been rescued safel
A series of warning blasts were fired on Thursday by the Pakistani security forces near Islamabad's Red Mosque, where armed Islamic students have been resisting a siege. Officials said the aim was to step up pressure to surrender on those inside.
The terror threat level to the UK has been downgraded to "severe" from "critical", BBC reported, citing a statement of Home Secretary Jacqui Smith. This comes after eight people were arrested over the London and Glasgow bomb attack and means that an atta
US are to held celebrations on the occasion of its national holiday under tight security measures. The guard of the airports and the underground stations in the state of Washington all over the country has also been strengthened.
BBC correspondent Alan Johnston, who was abducted in Gaza almost four months ago, has been released by kidnappers early on Wednesday.
A total of 12 people died and at least 58 injured after two buses crashed in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Tuesday. The accident occurred on a road north of the Red Sea resort of Sharm el-Sheikh, where the injured passengers were taken for treatment.
US President George W Bush and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin failed to bridge the gap between the two countries on the proposed US anti-missile shield after a fresh round of talks in Maine. The two heads of state met in an informal setting at Bu
Yet another suspect has been arrested Tuesday in Australia over a suspected al Qaeda plot to detonate car bombs in London and Scotland. The detainee, who was seized in the eastern city of Brisbane, while he was trying to get on a plane with a one-way tic
French gendarmes arrested five suspected members of Basque terrorist organisation ETA in two separate police actions, Spanish media reported on Tuesday. Two suspects were arrested in the suburbs of Paris during a routine check, just hours after three peo
US private investment firm Baytree Capital will represent Dominic von Habsburg in the sale of Bran Castle in Romania, immortalised in Bram Stoker's novel Dracula. Under the terms of the agreement, Baytree will have exclusive rights to represent the Habsb
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