Second Vietnamese family fears son among 39 UK truck dead

Another Vietnamese citizen is feared among 39 people found dead in a truck in Britain this…

Crunch time for married priests as Vatican assembly votes

Catholic bishops gathered at a special Vatican assembly will vote Saturday on whether to recommend Pope…

Turkey’s Erdogan sues French magazine over ‘eradicator’ cover

Recep Tayyip Erdogan has launched legal proceedings against a French magazine which branded Turkey’s president “The…

2 Dead as Iraq anti-government protests resume

At least two demonstrators were killed in renewed anti-government rallies in the Iraqi capital on Friday,…

Botswana’s President Masisi wins hotly-contested election

Incumbent president Mokgweetsi Masisi on Friday won a five-year term in Botswana’s elections which saw his…

Spain Reburies Ex-Dictator Franco In Discreet Tomb

Spain exhumed the body of Francisco Franco from a grandiose state mausoleum on Thursday, reburying it…

Support surges for Trump’s impeachment, removal

Support for the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump’s dealings in Ukraine and his removal from…

39 people found dead inside truck container

Police in the UK have launched a murder investigation in southeast England after 39 people were…

Botswana begins voting in test of a stable democracy

Voting opened on Wednesday in Botswana for a hotly contested general election that could test the…

157 dead in Iraq protests: new official toll

The death toll from week-long anti-government protests that erupted in the Iraqi capital and other cities…

Britain’s Johnson Faces Brexit Deadline

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces two crucial Brexit votes Tuesday that could decide if he…

South Africa Plans On Keeping Coal In Power Generation

South Africa’s plans to boost electricity generation over the next decade will be a mix of…

Chile Protests Continue After Gov’t Renegades On Fare Hike

Protests in Chile have spilled over into a new day even after the president cancelled a…

Hong Kong Protesters, Police Exchange Tear Gas

Hong Kong riot police and protesters exchanged tear gas and petrol bombs on Sunday as an…

Trump aide Mulvaney says was ‘absolutely not’ asked to resign

Top White House aide Mick Mulvaney said Sunday he has “absolutely not” been asked to resign…

10 killed in fresh firing across Kashmir border

At least ten people were killed Sunday in firing along the de facto India-Pakistan border in…

Britain Asks EU For Brexit Delay

The British government has sent European Union leaders a request to postpone the date of its…

Nearly 200 injured in police clashes with Catalan separatists

Nearly 200 people were hurt in another night of violent clashes in Catalonia, authorities said Saturday,…

South Sudan rebel leader in Juba for talks as peace deal falters

South Sudan’s exiled rebel leader Riek Machar arrived in Juba on Saturday in a bid to…

Radical Thai billionaire in court over alleged share holdings

The charismatic frontman of Thailand’s anti-military parliamentary bloc appeared in court Friday accused of breaching election…

Fierce Battles In Mexico As Arrest Of El Chapo’s Son Goes Wrong

Heavily armed gunmen waged an all-out battle against Mexican security forces Thursday as soldiers arrested —…

Worse than May’s: Boris Johnson’s EU deal rejected by Labour

UK Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn has thumbed down the new Brexit deal announced by Prime Minister…

US drops plan to withdraw from UN agency

Following a meeting with the President of the United States, Donald Trump, the Director General of…

Spain police arrest 51 people during Catalan protests

Police in Spain said Wednesday they arrested 51 people across Catalonia overnight after violent protests over…

Ukraine ‘Won’t Interfere’ In Trump Impeachment Probe – President

President Volodymyr Zelensky said Wednesday that Ukraine “will do nothing” in connection with the  impeachment probe…

30 People Arrested During Catalan Protests

Police in Spain said Wednesday they arrested 30 people overnight across Catalonia for their roles in…

Trump impeachment probe claims ‘dramatic progress’

The leader of the impeachment investigation of President Donald Trump said Tuesday that witnesses had provided…

IMF trims 2019 China growth forecast as US tariffs bite

The IMF trimmed its 2019 growth forecast for China on Tuesday as the US trade war…

Angry protesters take to streets as Spain jails Catalan leaders

“I feel fury and a sense of powerlessness,” said Joan Guich, a 19-year-old student protesting in…

Pentagon Says Up To 1,000 US Troops To Withdraw From Northern Syria

The Pentagon said Sunday President Donald Trump had ordered the withdrawal of up to 1,000 troops…

South Sudan says will host peace talks between Sudan and rebels

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdallah Hamdok will attend peace talks in the South Sudan capital Monday with…

France ‘worried’ after nearly 800 IS relatives escape Syrian camp

France said Sunday it was “worried” after Kurdish authorities reported that hundreds of relatives of foreign…

Putin to visit Saudi Arabia on Monday

Russian leader Vladimir Putin travels to Saudi Arabia, a traditional U.S. ally, Monday, offering to act…

Turkey assault could displace 400,000 in Syria

Turkey’s deadly assault on Kurdish positions in northeastern Syria has forced 130,000 people to flee their…

Pope to elevate British convert Newman to sainthood

Pope Francis creates five new saints on Sunday, including Britain’s Cardinal John Henry Newman — one…

Trump again touts partial trade deal with China

President Donald Trump on Saturday touted his partial, unsigned trade deal with China as a major…

Germany bans weapons sales to Turkey over Syria offensive

Germany said Saturday it is halting sales of weapons to Turkey over its widely criticised operation…

Thousands march in Barcelona against Catalan independence

Thousands of people opposed to Catalan independence marched in the region’s capital Saturday, Spain’s national day,…

16 killed in Burkina Faso mosque attack

Sixteen people died and two were seriously injured in an attack on a mosque in Burkina…

4 Malawi Protesters Charged Over Stoning Policeman To Death

Four Malawian protesters have been charged with the murder of a policeman who was stoned to…

India Eases Mobile Phone Shutdown In Kashmir Amid Grenade Strike

The Indian government said Saturday it would unblock most mobile telephone lines in Kashmir in a…

Acting US homeland security chief McAleenan resigns

Acting US homeland security chief Kevin McAleenan has resigned, US President Donald Trump announced late Friday,…

Erdogan threatens EU with refugee influx if criticises Syria operation

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warned the EU on Thursday that Ankara would allow millions of…

18 injured as shells hit Turkish border town

At least 18 people were injured in shelling on a Turkish border town Thursday, local media…

Nigeria truly the troubled giant of Africa says Campbell

A former US Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr. John Campbell, has said though Nigeria possesses extraordinary potential,…

Turkey femicide trial opens after viral video

A high-profile trial began Wednesday over the murder of a Turkish woman whose stabbing by her…

Dutch, Australian PM vow to pursue justice for downing of MH17

Australia and the Netherlands will not rest  until justice is served for the families of those…

German cabinet approves climate protection measures

The German cabinet on Wednesday approved climate protection measures designed to drastically cut greenhouse gas emissions, keeping on…

China accuses Apple Inc of aiding protests

Apple is the latest in a series of foreign companies and organisations to have come under…

U.N. report says U.S. air strikes on Afghan drug labs unlawful, hit civilians

U.S. air strikes on alleged Taliban drug labs in Afghanistan in May killed or wounded at…

Trump declares showdown with US Reps over impeachment probe

President Donald Trump declared a showdown Tuesday with the US House of Representatives probing possible impeachable…

Southwest Airlines pilots sue Boeing over grounded 737 MaX

Pilots from Texas-based Southwest Airlines have sued Boeing, accusing it of “deliberately misleading” them over the…

Trump says his wisdom ‘great, unmatched’

In his many tweets on Monday, US President Donald Trump described himself as the wisest man…

Trump impeachment: Congress casts net wider

US Congressional Democrats have cast their net wider as they began the impeachment probe of President…

About 25 missing after migrant ship capsizes off Italy

Two bodies have been recovered and around 25 people are missing after a small boat carrying…

Fake news sparks panic among Indonesia quake victims

Thousands of Indonesians are still in shelters nearly two weeks after a deadly earthquake sparked a…

Climate change: Nuclear power game changer, says IAEA

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time and the goal of reducing…

Portugal’s socialists win re-election

Portugal’s incumbent Prime Minister Antonio Costa ’s Socialists won a general election on Sunday after presiding…

Boris Johnson warns EU Brexit will happen 31 October

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned the European Union on Sunday he will not delay Brexit…

Turkey will launch air, ground operation in Syria – President Erdogan

Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, said on Saturday that his country will carry out a military…