The British Royal Navy has announced its plan to deploy a warship made from plastic to avoid triggering mines. The HMS Ramsey is scheduled to set to the gulf from its base at Faslane, it was reported.
At least 10 people were killed and dozens more injured when two successive earthquakes hit southeast Spain on Wednesday.
In a shocking report, evidence about child abduction by family planning officials in China for the purpose of oversees adoption has raised questions on the current human-rights situations of the country.
The head of al-Qaida's Yemen-based wing has vowed to fight on after the killing of Osama bin Laden, saying: "What is coming is greater and worse" in a statement posted on the internet on Wednesday.