Catalans rally in Barcelona for independence from Spain

Catalans rally in Barcelona for independence from Spain

Hundreds of thousands of Catalans rallied in central Barcelona on Monday, waving red and yellow striped flags and banging drums, in a show of support for independence after Madrid moved to block a planned referendum.

Peyton Manning suffers dent to his wholesome image

Peyton Manning suffers dent to his wholesome image

Peyton Manning’s reputation as the National Football League’s most bankable player took a hit when he was among 10 athletes cited in a lawsuit filed by six former female students against the University of Tennessee.

Saudi stocks plunge on oil and earnings

Saudi stocks plunge on oil and earnings

Stock markets across the Middle East fell yesterday after oil prices dropped again and Saudi Arabia, heavily influenced by the petrochemicals sector....

Crowds cheer as Bangladesh, India swap land

Crowds cheer as Bangladesh, India swap land

As the clock struck one minute past midnight, thousands of people erupted in cheers of celebration for their new citizenship.

 Nepal signals peak season recovery

Nepal signals peak season recovery

There is no doubt that the 7.9 magnitude earthquake Nepal suffered on April 25, and its severe aftershocks, served a crushing blow to the country’s industry.