JERUSALEM (AFP) - Israeli navy commandos launched a ground operation overnight in the north of the Gaza Strip, the first since the offensive against Hamas began, Israeli public radio said early Sunday
RIO DE JANEIRO, July 13, 2014 (AFP) - Colombian star Shakira, Mexican guitarist Carlos Santana, Brazilian singer Ivete Sangalo and a samba school will lead the musical entertainment at Sunday's World
BRASILIA (AFP) - Goalkeeper Julio Cesar admitted on Saturday that his international career is over after Brazil's World Cup campaign ended in disappointment.This is probably my last World Cup.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) - Despite being a tournament labelled as the return of attack-minded football after the caution shown in South Africa four years ago, Brazil 2014 has been a platform for the world
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) - Lionel Messi will attempt to emulate his idol Diego Maradona here Sunday as he leads Argentina into battle against Germany in a heavyweight World Cup final pitting Europe agains
WASHINGTON (AFP) - Although its diplomatic clout is compromised on several fronts, the United States still dictates its economic law around the globe and has even expanded its reach, at the risk of ra
ATHENS (AFP) - Dimitris Pikrodimitris took out a mortgage four years ago when he was drawing an annual income of 27,000 euros ($36,720).But the economy quickly sank into a debt crisis, forcing Greeks
NEW DELHI (AFP) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to Brazil Sunday for a meeting of the BRICS group of emerging powers, hoping to seal the long-discussed deal to open a new development bank
Iraqi militants have attacked a town north of Baghdad, seizing local government buildings and killing at least 6 people, including two police officers.
Officials say the assault on Dhuluiya, about 50
Fighting between rival Libyan militias erupted Sunday at Libya's airport near the capital.
Tripoli International Airport has been controlled by militia fighters from Zintan in northwestern Libya sinc