Seamus Heaney, a Nobel laureate considered one of Ireland's greatest poets, died today. He refused to have his life defined by Ireland's decades of violence.
The arrest of Yasin Bhatkal comes less than two weeks after Indian police announced the capture of another highly sought terror suspect.
The failure by even a single student to gain admission underscores the difficulties still facing Liberia 10 years after its civil war ended.
Bank of America intern Moritz Erhardt was known to put in grinding days. Ambitious interns are easy targets for exploitation the world over, say critics.
More than two years after a massive earthquake and tsunami caused a nuclear disaster at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, the embattled operator is stuck in damage-control mode.
Just days after a UN team arrived in Syria to investigate alleged chemical weapons use, opposition groups say the government made use of an unknown 'poison gas.'
He may be the future king of Britain, but for now Prince George of Cambridge is just a little 'rascal,' he says.
Oscar Pistorius, the South African runner, was formally charged with the Valentine's Day murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp.
Hungarian police officer Laszlo Csatary allegedly helped deport more than 15,000 Jews to a Nazi death camp. He was arrested in 2012 – 65 years after being sentenced in absentia.