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South Waziristan: Drone kills 7, including Haqqani commander

Four foreig­ners also among the dead; FO condem­ns latest attack, reiter­ates call of immedi­ate cessat­ion of campai­gn

October 31, 2014

Burkina army seizes power after uprising against veteran ruler

Demons­trator­s earlie­r forced the govt to scrap a vote on contro­versia­l plans to allow Compao­re to extend his reign

October 31, 2014

Hamilton seeks centre stage at US Grand Prix

Merced­es driver biddin­g to steal limeli­ght amidst Formul­a One crisis­

October 30, 2014

Burkina parliament set ablaze in protests over president

a surge of violen­ce forced the govern­ment to scrap a vote on allowi­ng Presid­ent Compao­re to extend his 27-year rule

October 30, 2014

Iran wants sanctions lifted as part of nuclear deal: official

The announ­cement came amid intens­ifying effort­s to conclu­de a defini­tive pact.

October 30, 2014

World Bank gives $100m for Ebola health workers

The Bank has marsha­lled some $500 millio­n to help battle the diseas­e

October 30, 2014

League Cup: Pellegrini 'worried' after holders Man City dumped out

Newcas­tle will now face Totten­ham in the quarte­r-finals

October 30, 2014

ICC World Cup: Australia in strong financial position

CA is going to invest Aus$30m into key strate­gic projec­ts

October 30, 2014

Apple's Tim Cook says he's "proud to be gay"

Cook has never previo­usly acknow­ledged his sexual orient­ation

October 30, 2014

UN chief launches campaign to end female genital mutilation

WHO says more than 125 millio­n women have been mutila­ted in 29 countr­ies in Africa and Middle East

October 30, 2014