Nepal relief effort intensifies

Nepalese authorities said Tuesday that a vast army of emergency workers was finally managing to deliver aid to stranded survivors of a massive earthquake as the death toll from the disaster rose to 7557.

Final push begins in Britain's polls

Britain's political leaders prepared for a final frenetic 48 hours of campaigning from Tuesday ahead of Britain's knife-edge general election on Thursday.

Obama urges deeper look at race issues

President Barack Obama on Monday urged Americans to address the root causes of recent racially-tinged unrest, focusing not just on police actions but improving opportunities for young black men.

Lieberman will not join next Israel govt

Israel's outspoken Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Monday his Yisrael Beitenu party would not be joining the coalition government.