A remote island in the Indian Ocean, Cocos Islands, is littered with an estimated 414 million pieces of plastic trash, found a recent study.
The Pakistani doctor who helped the U.S. to find terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden is now in a Pakistan prison and his health is deteriorating, said his lawyer.
The attack on Marek Magierowski, the Polish Ambassador To Israel, at Tel Aviv has led to a major diplomatic row between the two countries.
Connecticut Attorney John Durham will probe the origins of the Russia investigation and surveillance on Trump's presidential campaign in the 2016 U.S. Elections.
Iran has backed out of its commitment on uranium enrichment and production of heavy water as laid down in the the 2015 nuclear deal.
Pakistani cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi, the leader of Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan, had led massive protests in the country against the acquittal of a Christian woman accused of blasphemy.
Tension is rising in the oil-rich Gulf region following separate attacks on oil tankers and an oil pumping facility in Saudi Arabia.
A team led by U.S. explorer Victor Vescovo found plastic waste at the bottom of world's deepest point, the Mariana Trench in the Pacific ocean.
Saudi Arabia said two of its oil tankers suffered "significant damage" from sabotage amid rising tensions between the U.S. and Iran in the world's most strategic waterway for oil exports.