Preparations are underway in Cuba ahead of Barack Obama's official visit to the island, the first in almost 90 years by a sitting American president.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is the most promising technology that can change the world, said Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Saturday.
A Boeing 737-800 passenger plane en route from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, to Rostov-on-Don in Russia's southwestern Rostov region, crashed on Saturday at the city airport, killing all 62 people onboard, said the Investigative Committee of Russia.
The Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam was arrested and shot in the leg in a large police operation Friday afternoon in Brussels, Belgian television chain RTBF has reported.
A Brazilian federal judge has issued an injunction to suspend the appointment of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva as chief of staff in President Dilma Rousseff's cabinet.
European Union (EU) leaders reached agreement on a common position to present to Turkey on tackling the migrant crisis, said the prime minister of Luxembourg late Thursday.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Friday fired a medium-range ballistic missile into east waters in what appeared to be a move to respond to the ongoing joint military exercises between South Korea and the United States and tougher-than-ever sanctions on Pyongyang.
The Kurdistan Freedom Hawks (TAK) on Thursday claimed responsibility for a car bomb attack in Turkey's capital Ankara that killed 37 on Sunday.
The $200 million investment by Beijing-based property developer Fu Wah International Group in the five-star Park Hyatt Auckland serves as a strong signal that Chinese investors have growing interest in global hotel property market, industry experts said.
A United Nations report has declared Denmark to be the happiest country in the world this year. 150 countries were surveyed for the report and examined people's health and access to health care, family relations, job security and social factors.
US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday that he will go to Russia next week to meet President Vladimir Putin, discussing the crisis on Syria.
The Russian air forces deployed in Syria would start withdrawal from March 15, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Monday.
A terror attack hit the Turkish capital Ankara on Sunday for the second time in less than a month, killing at least 34 people and injuring 125 others, including 19 in serious conditions.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday that the Syrian Kurds should be invited to the intra-Syrian peace talks in Geneva.
A Chinese student has been robbed in Melbourne, Australia's second-biggest city, while a street gang clash erupted in the city's CBD, sources confirmed on Sunday.
GOOGLE'S computer program AlphaGo took a 3-0 lead as it won the third game in a historic five-game match with South Korean Lee Sedol, the world's champion of the ancient Chinese board game.
China has urged all parties to stop "provocative actions" and maintain calm and restraint to prevent tension from escalating on the Korean Peninsula.