The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) said Saturday that its armed units will declare a unilateral ceasefire no later than March 31, ahead of the resumption of peace talks with the government o
Speculation had long swirled that Alejandro Castro Espin, the president's 51-year-old son, headed up the secret talks.
From Saturday, passengers on flights to the United States and Britain from major hubs in Turkey and the Arab world will have to check in any device larger than a smartphone, including laptops and tab
European Union leaders are gathering in Rome to mark the 60th anniversary of their founding treaty and chart a way ahead following the decision of Britain to leave the 28-nation bloc
HRW calls on DRC to search for kidnapped UN workers
Pope Francis has arrived in Milan on a one-day visit to the world's largest diocese and the home base of his main competition for the papacy, Cardinal Angelo Scola
One of the world's poorest nations, the Central African Republic has been struggling to recover from a three-year civil war between the Muslim and Christian militias that started in 2013.
A man accused of attacking two young backpackers in a harrowing ordeal at a remote Australian beach was Saturday found guilty of kidnapping and assault but cleared of attempted murder
Both houses of Congress are controlled by Mr Trump’s Republican party but the bill was withdrawn on Friday because it could not get the votes required. Speaking to the Washington Post, Mr Trump
A strike last week allegedly left over a hundred civilians dead in densely-populated western Mosul
Seizure of Somali ship thought to be in preparation for larger attack in Indian Ocean
Turkish deputy prime minister says Bulgaria should ensure citizens can vote in peace
Trump tastes failure as he suffers biggest legislative defeat of his presidency
MUNDRI, South Sudan (AP) — After months of being raped by her rebel captors in the middle of South Sudan’s civil war, the young woman became pregnant. Held in a muddy pit, sometimes chained to
Letter from Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to European leaders raises thorny issue of labor rights, Greek bailout
JERUSALEM (AP) — Jared Kushner, President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, has deep business and personal ties to Israel that could raise questions about his ability to serve as an
Report calls Ankara 'essential partner', stresses furthering relations after Brexit
An operation platform collapsed at a power plant in China Saturday, killing nine people and injuring two, the official Xinhua news agency reported
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with NATO members next week in Brussels, officials said Friday, as alliance diplomats worked to nail down the date
TORONTO - No winning ticket was sold for the $15 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.
The jackpot for the next draw on Mar. 31 will be approximately $24 million....
Britain risks looking as though it has put defense and trade ties with Turkey ahead of human rights concerns as it pushes to secure a closer relationship with Ankara, a committee of lawmakers said Sat
TAIPEI (Reuters) - China's failure to respond on the matter of a Taiwan man missing on the mainland is causing his family "anxiety and panic", Taiwan's ruling party said on Saturday, as it called on a
Sofia has accused Ankara of interference in its election on behalf of the DOST party that represents Bulgarian Turks.
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MOSCOW — Police in Moscow have issued a warning to people intending to take part in an anti-Kremlin march organized by opposition leader Alexei Navalny. “Your personal safety may be under threat
WASHINGTON (AP) — The old and the poor made out great when House Republicans failed Friday to dismantle Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act. The rich and the almost rich didn’t do so well.
SYDNEY (AP) — China’s premier has attended an Australian football game with the country’s prime minister as he wraps up a visit Down Under aimed at boosting bilateral ties and expanding t
WASHINGTON (AP) — Once again, “Obamacare” has survived a near-death experience. It won’t be the end of the political debate, but House Speaker Paul Ryan acknowledges, “We̵
Theresa May is expected to announce within weeks that the UK will reclaim its waters for British fishermen by pulling out of a deal that pre-dates the EU, The Telegraph writes. The Prime Minister will
Myanmar has rejected the UN rights council's decision to investigate allegations that security officers have murdered, raped and tortured Rohingya Muslims, saying the probe would only "infl
TORONTO - Many Canadians will be spending an hour with the lights out tonight as they join people around the world in marking the tenth annual Earth Hour.
The event is aimed at drawing attention to c
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan guaranteed a win on the Republican plan to dismantle Barack Obama’s health care law. Instead, he suffered a brutal defeat, cancelling a vote and admitt
A blogger from Singapore who was jailed for online posts criticising his government has been granted asylum to remain in the United States, an immigration judge ruled.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With the failure of Republican health care legislation, President Donald Trump’s campaign promise to replace so-called Obamacare “immediately” has been broken. Tha