Unwanted infant girls in the sterile, sparsely furnished nursery rooms of the Life Line Trust orphanage in Tamil Nadu state, southern India, are considered the lucky ones.
U.S.-backed African Union troops have killed a senior commander in the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA), a Ugandan army spokesman said on Tuesday, part of efforts to track down the guerrilla group and send its leader to the Hague.
U.S. lawmakers of both major political parties are expressing skepticism over last month’s interim accord on Iran’s nuclear program. Congress’ appetite for boosting sanctions against Tehran has not waned, despite Obama adminis...
Hundreds of people took to the streets in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore to protest against U.S. drone strikes and to support the blocking of NATO supply lines.
KAMPALA — The Democratic Republic of Congo's president, Joseph Kabila, flew into Uganda on Monday for talks aimed at reviving a peace deal between his government and rebel fighters, a Ugandan official said.
The White House is calling on North Korea to release an elderly American and veteran of the Korean War who has been held in North Korean custody since late October.In image released by North Korea's Korean Central N...
RAWALPINDI, PAKISTAN — In the crowded, winding streets of the Rawalpindi, a small Christian hospice led by Irish nuns has taken care of the destitute and disabled for 50 years.But the hospice that caters mainly to Muslim patien...
At least 30 Haitian migrants have died after an overloaded freighter with more than 100 on board capsized in the Bahamas.
An Israeli immigration judge has ordered the deportation of a Messianic Jewish man from England who was arrested last week for taking part in an evangelistic event in southern Israel.
The body of a seven-year-old boy in India retrieved from a pond last week revealed horrific details of torture before he was brutally murdered because of his Christian beliefs.