Police and troops killed three militants in two separate gunbattles in Indian-administered Kashmir Tuesday, one of them near the de facto border with Pakistan, officers said
Japan Tuesday launched a satellite to modernize its military communications and reportedly to better monitor North Korean missile launches
U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis reassured NATO allies Monday that Washington had an "unshakable commitment" to the military alliance, despite President Donald Trump previously deriding the orga
Germany deported a second batch of would-be Afghan refugees to Kabul Tuesday under a disputed Afghan-EU deal signed last October and aimed at curbing the influx of migrants
Six more bodies have been retrieved from an Italian hotel devastated by an avalanche nearly a week ago, media said Tuesday citing local authorities, with 17 people still missing
Two more bodies washed ashore in Malaysia Tuesday after the sinking of a boat overloaded with illegal Indonesian immigrants, raising the death toll to 12 with about 25 still feared missing
British Prime Minister Theresa May will learn Tuesday whether parliament must agree to the triggering of Britain's exit from the European Union, potentially giving lawmakers who oppose her plans a cha
Governor Jerry Brown late Monday declared a state of emergency for counties across California to help deal with damage from powerful December and January storms
The departure of the frail leader could complicate negotiations over the timetable for a New Year's Eve deal under which Kabila will stay in office before new elections are held in late 2017.
Bangladesh has begun planting one million palm trees nationwide to help prevent hundreds of people being killed by lightning strikes every year, a top official said Tuesday
U.S. President Donald Trump formally withdrew the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal on Monday, distancing America from its Asian allies, as China's influence in the region ri
As of today, nearly 3,100 people have been found and freed from captivity, 110 people are kept hostages and 490 people are still missing, advisor to the SBU chief Yuriy Tandit said. “The publica
Road haulage workers have staged roadblocks on Danube Bridge 2, connecting Vidin in Bulgaria to Calafat in Romania, private NOVA TV broadcaster reports.Protesters have moved to vent their anger at Rom
The UN envoy for Syria said Tuesday that a final declaration was close to being achieved at indirect talks between Syrian rebels and Damascus in the Kazakh capital Astana.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been Europe’s main target of fake news articles, the majority of them directed at her open-door policy toward refugees fleeing conflicts in the Middle East, s
Australia and New Zealand said Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. President Donald Trump ke
Australia said Tuesday it was working to recast the Trans-Pacific Partnership without the United States and opened the door for China to sign up after President Donald Trump ditched the huge trade pac
It has been an inauspicious return to crisis-plagued South Korea for former U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon, once the odds-on favorite to be the next president, who has been ensnared in a family corruption sca
The estimated 750,000 people living in jihadist-controlled west Mosul are in grave danger, the United Nations warned on Tuesday, 100 days into a massive Iraqi operation to retake the city.
Britain's Prince Harry spoke of soldiers' need for "a dark sense of humor" to cope with the aftermath of serving in conflict zones as he visited a support center for ex-servicemen suffering from anxie
To make ends meet, women have had to find new sources of income.
As newly sworn-in U.S. President Donald Trump made his inauguration address in Washington, he promised to break with the foreign policy of outgoing President Barack Obama. Nowhere is the threatening a
Prime Minister Theresa May wants to enact Article 50 without a parliamentary vote.
Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) has registered three criminal proceedings on the analysis of the information entered in the register of e-declarations, and thus, th
The figures released by Dubai International Airport fall short of an estimate of 85 million passengers authorities had hoped to have.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Jan. 23 that openness, not populism, polarization or isolation, was the answer to the world’s challenges of globalization and digitalization. “I thi
The Indonesian peacekeepers have not been allowed leave Darfur pending the outcome of the UN investigation. An Indonesian police team will be sent to the region to provide assistance.
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia's foreign ministry said on Tuesday that any decision by the United States to withdraw its forces from Afghanistan would worsen the situation in the country, Interfax news age
Red roses, paper hearts, Cupid’s bow, and boxes of chocolates wrapped in ribbon. You know what that means: Valentine’s Day is in the air! It also signals another awkward shopping moment on the annual
Fatoumata Tambajang Jallow is former UN diplomat who has served former President Yahya Jammeh as a health minister.
University of East Anglia also to offer discounted tuition fees for students with Education Ministry scholarships
A bus passenger has been stabbed to death after an altercation with another man, police have said.
The victim, aged in his 30s, was found injured on the upper deck of the bus and died shortly after th
MOGADISHU (Reuters) - At least four soldiers were killed and five wounded on Tuesday when a roadside bomb that Islamist insurgents said they planted exploded outside a military camp in a town near Mog
The bodies of three men were found less than 24 hours after search and rescue teams found the bodies of two men and a woman.