Friday 2015/05/29
An earthquake victim cuts wood from the debris of her house in Barpak village, the epicenter of the April 25 earthquake in Nepal.

Audio Nepalis Return to Quake Epicenter to Rebuild Stone by Stone

Tens of thousands of Nepalis working abroad when earthquake struck return to help rebuild their homes More

FILE - Chinese fishing trawlers anchor off the coast of Freetown, Sierra Leone.

Greepeace: Hundreds of Chinese Boats Illegally Fishing in African Waters

China’s Foreign Ministry rejects report, saying Chinese companies abide by law and contribute to African economies More

FILE - Malaysian cartoonist Zulkiflee Anwar Alhaque, better known as Zunar, wearing a prison outfit and plastic handcuffs poses for photographers prior to launching his book in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia.

Journalists' Committee Report Details Cartoonists Under Threat

New CPJ report says hostile actions include censorship, punitive lawsuits, physical assault, imprisonment, disappearance, and murder More

Israeli police officers detain a Palestinian man as Israeli youths enter Jerusalem's Old City through Damascus Gate during a march celebrating Jerusalem Day, Sunday, May 17, 2015.

Israeli Police Clash with Palestinians in East Jerusalem

Sunday clashes in occupied East Jerusalem come as thousands of Jewish nationalists march through the city to mark the 48th anniversary of its capture More

A Nepalese army chopper, that spotted the suspected wreckage of a U.S. Marine helicopter, lands at the airport in Kathmandu, Nepal, May 15, 2015.

No Survivors in Nepal US Helicopter Crash

President Obama says prayers and thoughts are with victims' families, adding that 'they represented truth that guides our work around the world' More

The latest images from Syria

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  • Men check a damaged vehicle as a Free Syrian Army fighter, carrying his weapon, walks by in the besieged area of Homs, Syria, May 27, 2013.
  • The inside of a damaged mosque in Dahra Abd Rabbo village, Aleppo, May 27, 2013.
  • U.S. Senator John McCain meets with U.S. troops in southern Turkey, May 27, 2013.  During the trip he made a visit to meet with rebels in Syria.  This picture was released on his Twitter account.
  • Syrians participate in the funeral prayer for Youssef Ghazi al-Sarmani, who was killed in fighting between rebel and government forces, May 27. The logo in red reads "Talbiseh".
  • A boy makes pastry at a shop in Darkush town, Idlib province, May 26, 2013.
  • A group of men smuggle diesel fuel from Syria to Turkey hoping to sell it at a higher price, across the Al-Assi River in Idlib, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad during clashes against Syrian rebels in Aleppo, May 26, 2013.
  • Supporters and relatives of Hezbollah members attend the funeral of a Hezbollah fighter who died in the Syrian conflict. The funeral took place in the Ouzai district in Beirut, May 26, 2013.
  • A Free Syrian Army fighter feeds pigeons in Homs, May 26, 2013.
  • Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad take their position during a clashes against rebels, Aleppo, Syria, May 26, 2013. (SANA).

Prime Minister: Nepal Overwhelmed by Second Quake

Thousands of people are living outdoors because quakes have made many homes unlivable, and another threat -- monsoon season -- looms large, Sushil Koirala says

Audio Indian PM Modi Tests Chinese Social Media Site Weibo

So far, Narendra Modi's first "hello China" post has received the biggest response, with more than 18,000 likes and 12,000 comments

Multimedia 41 Killed as Quake Rocks Nepal

More than 1,100 injured after 7.3-magnitude quake hits early Tuesday afternoon, causing landslides, collapsing buildings

Germany Holds Refugee Summit as Asylum Requests Soar

Europe has seen significant spike in numbers of refugees reaching continent illegally in search of security, economic opportunity

Audio Engineers Inspect Quake-damaged Homes in Nepal's Capital

Civil and structural engineers have inspected homes damaged by quake; so far 40 percent were considered safe

Audio Russian Media Play Up WWII Victory, Lash Out at 'V-Day Snubs'

Patriotic films, TV programs touting glory of Soviet heroes who fought and sacrificed for the defeat of Nazi Germany are scheduled to air

Japan's Abe Offers 'Repentance' on WWII

Prime minister emphasizes strength of US-Japanese ties, offers condolences for Americans who died in World War II

Audio Seoul: Kim Jong Un Executed 15 Senior Leaders This Year

According to South Korea's spy agency, North Korean leader ordered killings as punishment for challenging his authority

Photogallery Massive UN Relief Effort Underway in Nepal

UN says search and rescue phase of the operation is winding down and moving toward recovery phase

South Africans Celebrate 21 Years of Democratic Rule

Anniversary comes at a time of xenophobic violence, high unemployment and continued protests over lack of basic services

Photogallery How to Donate to Nepal Relief Efforts

While governments are providing large aid packages to Nepal, best ways for individuals to donate are to focus on charities that already have presence in the country

On Everest, Helicopters Rescue Stranded Climbers

Choppers transport some of more than 100 mountaineers trapped after deadly quake, avalanches

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