Ten members of the Night Wolves — a favorite of President Vladimir Putin — were stopped by Polish border guards during a controversial ride to Berlin.
“For the life of me I will never understand why anger is preferable to a goodwill gesture,” Eva Mozes Kor said.
This is the second twerking-related scandal to rock Russia in less than two weeks.
Dan Fredinburg was one of at least 10 climbers and guides killed after a massive earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on the world’s tallest mountain.
“We’re working with everyone that we can that believes that marriage is the union of a man and a woman all around the world,” NOM President Brian Brown told BuzzFeed News.
A massive 7.8 earthquake struck near the Nepalese capital of Kathmandu on Saturday, killing at least 3,600- that number is expected to rise significantly. Houses, temples, and buildings were levelled. All of the following photos are from Kathmandu.
The death toll from Saturday’s powerful quake stood at 3,600, Nepalese police reported on Monday, and that number is expected to rise. An Oxfam official told BuzzFeed News that accessing remote villages has been “a major challenge,” due to poor road conditions.
The well-known human rights advocate was shot in her car after participating in an event bringing attention to missing activists in Pakistan’s largest province. She was pronounced dead after being rushed to a hospital.
But a leading advocate for trans rights says it doesn’t mean the government is embracing gay rights.
Vik Muniz will unveil his new installation, a wooden boat covered in news clippings, at the Venice Biennale early next month.
The ride-hail giant is expanding globally — and it’s doing so by replicating the hyperlocal approach it already uses in the U.S. Auto-rickshaws for India, Lamborghinis for Singapore.
A recent statement confirmed a “joint authorities crackdown”.
A 29-year-old model alleged that the officers kidnapped, raped, and extorted money and gold from her.
Ceremonies are taking place in Armenia and around the world to mark the centennial of mass killings that claimed an estimated 1.5 million lives. The killings were carried out by the Ottoman Turks, but Turkey denies a genocide took place.
Italian authorities arrested 18 people on Friday accused of plotting attacks against the pope and the government of Pakistan.
The fatal accident had taken place outside the city of Veles, as the migrants from Somalia and Afghanistan headed north to the European Union frontier.
How did the candidate of hope and change turn into the president of secret kill lists, drone strikes hitting civilians, and immunity for torturers? The answer may lie in his relationship with the CIA director, a career bureaucrat turned quiet architect of a morally murky national security policy who isn’t going to let a little thing like getting caught spying on the Senate bring him down.
This is an ongoing list of Americans who have been arrested on suspicion of trying to provide material support to international terrorist groups. Updates will be added as new arrests occur.
A Russian court upheld the firing of a lesbian teacher for reportedly “committing an immoral act” by posting these pictures online.
The U.N. leads many women’s rights campaigns but hasn’t had a female boss in its 70-year history. Equality Now, an international women’s rights group, wants that to change.
Warren Weinstein, an American, and Giovanni Lo Porto, an Italian, were killed in January during a U.S. counterterrorism operation, the White House said Thursday. The two aid workers were held hostage by al-Qaeda for years.
A 14-year-old Mexican girl who was forcibly taken to the U.S. with a woman believed to be her mother was reunited with her parents Wednesday.
One American and one Italian hostage died in a January operation. Two other Americans affiliated with al-Qaeda were also killed in operations.
Vít Jedlička declared the creation of Liberland earlier this month. The territory’s neighbors Serbia and Croatia have not officially recognized it yet.
The volcano is located about 600 miles south of Santiago and just a few miles from the city of Puerto Varas. Evacuations were ordered for a 12-mile radius around the volcano.
Elena Musolina grew up thinking homosexuality was an affliction of alcoholics and drug addicts. Now she marches alongside her son at LGBT rights protests and goes head-to-head with Russia’s most vocal anti-LGBT politician.
This is large scale meme-ing like you’ve never seen before.
A 24-year-old heavily armed Algerian national was arrested after accidentally shooting himself on Sunday, accused of plotting to attack churches and being involved in the death of a 32-year-old woman.
The drone was carrying a flare bearing the symbol for radioactivity, as well as a camera and a water bottle. It later tested positive for radiation.