MOSCOW: The leaders of Russia and Japan have agreed to increase efforts to resolve a territorial dispute over four Pacific islands that has prevented them from signing a treaty to officially end the Second World War.
Almost four years after his death, the life and demise of Michael Jackson is to play out again in a $40 billion (£26bn) civil trial pitting the singer's family against the organisers of a musical comeback that never happened.
US President Barack Obama poked fun at the media, his critics and himself at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner, where journalists and celebrities mixed with the Washington elite.
A Boeing 787 flew from Ethiopia to Kenya yesterday, the first commercial flight for a Dreamliner since air safety authorities grounded the planes after incidents with smouldering batteries on two planes in January.
North Korea said yesterday that a Korean-American tourist, jailed there since late last year, will face trial for "committing crimes" against the North, a move that could stoke tensions further with the US.