April Fools' Day: Stunts show off a marketing man's mettle

2014-04-02 15:36:57

April Fool's Day again proved the world's most creative occasion with millions of pranks going on. The public will never know how gullible they are until they are fooled. Here are some of the classic stunts being pulled.

IMF sees no need for Ukraine debt restructuring now

2014-03-28 09:31:03

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Thursday that it does not see a need to restructure Ukraine's debt at this time as it has reached preliminary deal on financial aid for the country.

Diplomatic avenues to de-escalate Ukraine situation remain open: G7 leaders

2014-03-25 09:30:56

G7 leaders will not participate in the planned G8 Sochi Summit and instead they will meet again in G7 format at the same time as planned, in June this year, in Brussels.

Fancy dresses of world female leaders

2014-03-07 10:21:14

Fancy dresses of world female leaders

Top 10 richest women 2014

2014-03-04 17:25:42

Forbes magazine announced its annual list of the world's richest people on Monday, which included a record number of women.

Forbes: Top 10 richest people in the world

2014-03-04 11:26:13

Forbes magazine announced its annual list of the world's richest people on Monday. Bill Gates has returned to the top of the tally.

'Fast & Furious' star dies in car crash

2013-12-01 13:46:51

A publicist for actor Paul Walker says the star of the "Fast & Furious" movie series has died in a car crash north of Los Angeles. He was 40.

Audio reveals details of Paris Jackson suicide attempt

2013-06-12 15:25:56

Paris Jackson, the 15-year-old daughter of late pop star Michael Jackson, swallowed 20 pain pills and cut her arm last week in an apparent suicide attempt.

Cameron's first US trip since Obama re-elected

2013-05-13 16:18:06

British Prime Minister David Cameron will visit Boston on Monday to learn more about the bombings there after a meeting with President Barack Obama aimed at helping broker a Syrian peace deal and spurring talks on an EU-US trade pact.

Brazilian becomes new head of WTO

2013-05-09 02:04:08

Roberto Azevedo, Brazil's ambassador to the World Trade Organization since 2008, has won the race to become director-general of the global trade body.

Caroline Kennedy may be US envoy to Japan

2013-04-03 08:57:50

US President Barack Obama is leaning toward picking Caroline Kennedy to be the next US ambassador to Japan.

Factbox on re-elected US President Barack Obama

2012-11-07 15:30:45

Obama won a second term on Tuesday with a victory over Republican challenger Mitt Romney. Here are key facts about Obama, the nation's first black president.