KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police officer says a fire that swept through a four-star hotel in the southern port city of Karachi has killed at least 11 people. Tauqeer Naeem says more than 5
People who have fled the war in Syria tell us what objects they carried with them when they left their homes.
NEW DELHI (AP) — A hospital says the popular leader of India’s southern Tamil Nadu state is in critical condition after suffering a heart attack. A statement from Dr. Subbaiah Viswanathan at Ap
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, who won praise for his economic stewardship after the global financial crisis, unexpectedly announced his resignation on Monday after eight
Prime Minister of New Zealand John Key announced his resignation unexpectedly on Monday after eight years in office
Millions have watched a film from Uruguay depicting Donald Trump as a robot at war with Mexicans.
He dismissed the idea that more Arab states would strike peace deals with Israel without any moves towards an agreement with Palestinians
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Teenagers, the son of a local sheriff’s deputy and young artists who loved music are among the dozens of people who died when a fire broke out at an underground dance par
Erdogan has called on Turks to cash in their foreign exchange holdings and buy lira to stem the Turkish currency's decline
Italy's populist opposition 5-Star Movement says it is ready to run the country after voters triggered the demise of prime minister Matteo Renzi with a stinging defeat on his reforms referendum.
US President-elect Donald Trump tweets criticism of China's monetary and South China Sea policies.
Many of the fake news websites that sprang up during the US election campaign have been traced to a small city in Macedonia, where teenagers are pumping out sensationalist stories to earn cash from ad
WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand Prime Minister John Key, who won praise for his economic stewardship after the global financial crisis, unexpectedly announced his resignation on Monday, saying it w
Deputy Prime Minister Bill English is widely seen as the favourite to take over
New Zealand's popular prime minister John Key has stunned the nation by announcing he will resign, after eight years as leader.
Bolivian authorities filed a criminal complaint against an airport official here for allowing a charter plane to depart for Colombia even though its flight plan was in violation of international aviat
GATLINBURG, Tenn. - The latest in the Gatlinburg area wildfires (all times local):
The death toll from the Gatlinburg area fires has risen to 14.
On Sunday, the National Park Service and
New Zealand Prime Minister John Key said that he was standing down after eight years. Deputy Prime Minister Bill English said he would consider seeking the leadership of the ruling center-right Nation
Steep losses by rebels in Syria have scrambled U.S. policy calculations at a crucial moment in the country’s long-running war, with the election of Donald Trump pointing to the possibility of a dramat
BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Seven months after al Qaeda-linked militants hacked Bangladesh's most prominent gay activist to death, the South Asian country's LGBT community remains in hiding
President-elect Donald Trump stepped up his rhetoric about Beijing’s economic and military stances, as senior members of his transition team sought to play down concerns that his phone call with Taiwa
HONG KONG (AP) — Trading has begun on a new cross-border stock trading link between Hong Kong and the neighboring Chinese city of Shenzhen, the latest step to widen access to China’s markets fo
Puntland forces backed by Somali National Army retake control of strategic coastal town from ISIL
Myanmar's Rohingya have been described by the UN as "the most friendless people in the world".
One of India's most powerful and popular politicians, J Jayalalitha, has had a heart attack.
John Key announces he will resign as prime minister of New Zealand after eight years in the job.
Italian voters on Sunday rejected constitutional changes backed by the government, prompting Prime Minister Matteo Renzi to announce his resignation and handing populists a victory in the heartland of
Trump top aide Kellyanne Conway said "a very full slate of meetings" was set to begin Monday to fill the remaining cabinet positions, including post of top US diplomat.
Despite not having been paid for months, these surgeons are fighting for lives on childbirth wards.
Mr Key is stepping down at the request of his wife Bronagh, the New Zealand Herald reports.
Women in India are "loitering" together at night time to change attitudes about what females can do.
ROME - The Latest on Italy's referendum on constitutional reforms (all times local):
The populist 5-Star Movement says it's poised to govern Italy now that Premier Matteo Renzi is resignin
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese state media on Monday continued to play down the protocol-bending phone call last week between U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and Taiwan's president, with editorials in
Russian President Vladimir Putin last Thursday, spoke about domestic and foreign affairs, the consequences of the global financial crisis and sanctions, international cooperation and the prospects for