Pop Music super-star Shakira – A UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador and founder of the Pies Descalzos Foundation, which provides education for children in Colombia received a humanitarian award at the World Economic Forum as it kicked off in Davos, Switzerland.
A Turkish Airlines cargo plane has crashed in Kyrgyzstan, killing at least 20 people.
The Boeing 747 crashed into homes near Manas airport, about 25km (15 miles) north of the capital, Bishkek, the Kyrgyz government said.
According to the airport administra
South Korea’s special Prosecutor is seeking an arrest warrant for Samsung heir apparent Lee Jae-yong, accused of bribery, embezzlement and perjury.
Investigators say the electronics company paid $36m to the disgraced friend of president Park Geun-hye in orde
A white supremacist has been sentenced to death for the racially motivated killings of nine black people at a South Carolina church.
Dylann Roof was convicted last month of 33 federal charges, including hate crimes, after opening fire on a Bible study group in 201
The son of Osama bin Laden, Hamza bin Laden, has been officially designated a global terrorist by the United States.
Hamza, in his late 20’s, was named an official member of al-Qaeda in 2015 and is seen as a possible successor to his father. It is obse
The twenty-year-old policy which allowed Cuban migrants who reached US soil to become legal permanent residents after a year, has been ended by Barack Obama.
However, Havana has agreed to start accepting Cubans who are turned away or deported from the US.