In the face of violent protestsin Venezuela, many of Latin America's leaders have backed the government of President Nicolas Maduro, some have stayed mum and few have complained.
Colombia holds legislative elections Sunday that are seen as a referendum on peace talks with FARC leftist guerrillas and a trial run for a presidential vote in May.
The Russian president has defended the country's moves in Ukraine consistent with international law during a phone call with President Barack Obama.
Saudi Arabia listed Friday the Muslim Brotherhood of deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi as a terrorist organisation, according to Al-Arabiya television network.
A Malaysian court on Friday sentenced opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim to five years in jail on sodomy charges, overturning an earlier acquittal and ending his election candidacy.
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Cape Town is putting its best foot forward as the world's Design Capital 2014. The latest creation that's got people talking is a mobile, solar-powered cinema.
A newborn baby has been captured in the first few moments of life, clinging to his mom, forcing a nurse to wait before she can take him away to be bathed.
Australian scientists say they are looking to eradicate extraterrestrial debris with lasers.