Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Iran and Saudi Arabia are among more than 30 countries slated to attend a peace conference next month, diplomats said
SYDNEY - Reuters
The honeymoon was short-lived for Australia's gay couples who married in the past five days after the High Court overturned new same-sex marriage laws
NICOSIA – Cihan News Agency
The talks between Greek and Turkish Cypriots are at a crucial point, according to the United Nations envoy to Cyprus
WASHINGTON - Hürriyet
US State Dept spokesperson commented on Balbay's release during her daily briefing
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
The United Nations said it would for the first time begin airlifting aid items across the border from Iraq to Syria
TEHRAN - Agence France-Presse
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov urged all "responsible countries" to act to ensure a Syrian peace conference achieves positive results, in remarks during a visit to Iran on Wednesday.
The Turkish director of the organization tasked with ridding the world of chemical weapons picked up the body’s Nobel Peace Prize in a ceremony in Oslo on Dec. 10
NEW YORK - Agence France-Presse
Time magazine Dec 11 named Pope Francis its person of the year, saying that in nine months in office he had become a new voice of conscience
SOWETO, South Africa - Agence France-Presse
US President Barack Obama may have moved the masses attending Nelson Mandela's memorial service with his stirring eulogy on Tuesday, but it was his grinning "selfie" with the Danish and British premiers that set social networks abuzz.
ISTANBUL - Reuters
The United States has suspended all non-lethal assistance into northern Syria after Islamic Front forces seized headquarters
HAVANA, Cuba - Agence France-Presse
US President Barack Obama's surprise handshake Tuesday with Cuban President Raul Castro at a memorial for the late Nelson Mandela in South Africa was saluted in Havana as a hopeful sign.