India on Wednesday marked six years since militants stormed Mumbai in three days of horror that left 166 people dead, as survivors said they would never be "beaten back by terror".
Long-standing racial tensions in the United States have flared once again after a night of violence and protests over a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a white policeman who shot dead an unarmed black teen.
Nepal and India signed a deal Tuesday to build a $1-billion hydropower plant as Indian premier Narendra Modi began a visit to the impoverished Himalayan nation.
Voters in Indian Kashmir turned out in droves under tight security Tuesday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu nationalist party made a serious bid for power in the tense Muslim-majority state.
More than 45 people were killed when two female suicide bombers blew themselves up in a crowded market in northeast Nigeria on Tuesday, the latest in a wave of such attacks blamed on Boko Haram.
Police in the US city of Cleveland shot and killed a 12-year-old African American boy waving around what turned out to be a toy gun at a playground, officials and reports said Sunday.
US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced his resignation Monday as President Barack Obama's White House faces mounting criticism over perceived fumbling in its global security strategy.
British police on Monday urged the public to be alert to potential terrorist activity as they said the threat of extremist attacks would last for several years.