Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's first visit to the US, two influential American senators have said the US-India relationship remains one of the most important partnerships in the world and there is an opportunity to continue making progress that will benefit both the nations.
The government will next week introduce legislation in parliament to tackle a growing terror threat, the attorney general said on Saturday, in the aftermath of Australia's biggest crackdown in history.
Tens of thousands of Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey over the past day, fleeing an advance by Islamic State fighters who have seized dozens of villages close to the border, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Numan Kurtulmus said on Saturday.
An American recently sentenced to six years hard labour by a North Korean court pretended to have secret U.S. information and was deliberately arrested in a bid to become famous and meet U.S. missionary Kenneth Bae in a North Korean prison, North Korean state media said on Saturday.
Saturday September 20, 2014, Cairns, Australia
As the Group of 20 leading economies meet to change no less than the "destiny" of the global economy, members remain divided on how to get there with Germany pushing back at U.S. calls for more government stimulus.