Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao weighed in today comfortably under the 147-pound (67-kilogramme) limit for his bid to win back the welterweight world championship against WBA champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina.
A measles outbreak has hit the Yanomami isolated Amazon tribe on the border of Venezuela and Brazil, according to a London-based NGO that works to protect tribal peoples.
Sources from the White House have revealed that apart from crippling economic sanctions targeting Venezuela, U.S. President Donald Trump suggested invading the South American country in 2017.
The reason for this grim state is the economic devastation in the country that has led to mass migration, political unrest and starvation.
The travel ban was challenged in the Supreme Court by the State of Hawaii and three Muslim migrants in the US.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan today celebrated winning sweeping new powers in a decisive election victory, as his main rival accepted the outcome despite complaints over an unequal campaign that alarmed the EU.
The central contracts of the Indian cricketers were finally cleared by the BCCI at the Special General Meeting (SGM) here today, ending a period of uncertainty ahead of their long tour of the UK.
Venezuelan authorities today revised to 18 the death toll following a stampede at a crowded Caracas club over the weekend.
As many as 17 people, including eight minors, have been killed in a stampede in a nightclub in the Venezuelan capital Caracas, confirmed the officials.
Venezuela said it had released a group of 43 prisoners accused of "political violence," part of a program undertaken by President Nicolas Maduro after his controversial re-election.
Ten dissident members of Colombian former guerrilla group FARC were killed in a military operation on the border with Venezuela, the army said today.
Union Minister for Human Resource Development Prakash Javadekar on Saturday said that 'political murder' has no place in a democracy.