The attack in southeastern Iran came as Shiites commemorated Ashura, one of the most important holidays of the year for Shiites. At least 38 were killed and more than 50 were wounded.
The Swiss banking giant UBS has released a dress code that mandates fingernail length, when women should apply perfume, and even the quality of a banker's underwear.
Nepal held its first annual salsa festival this year, hoping to become known for more than its famous mountain range, the Himalayas.
Bono, the activist Irish rock star, is the figurehead of a new Louis Vuitton advertising campaign that features Africa without the Africans – a common sales tactic.
The Enough Project provides a summary of recent developments related to the Jan. 9 Sudan referendum.