Asylum requests in Switzerland fell to their lowest level in eight years in 2017, down by a third from the previous year, as arrivals from Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq tapered off, state migration auth
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has become the highest-ranking U.S. official to visit the new American embassy in London, a building that President Donald Trump derided for its cost and location.
A German nurse serving a life sentence for two murders has been indicted in nearly 100 more killings.
Malaysia has arrested two men believed to have links with militant group Daesh (ISIS), including one who allegedly walked around its capital armed with a knife aiming to kill Buddhist monks, police sa
An industrial site in an Adelaide suburb will be excavated in a bid to solve a 52-year-old case.
Facebook Inc warned on Monday that it could offer no assurance that social media was on balance good for democracy, but the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in electio
Russian officials are in contact with the Turkish leadership over Ankara's military operation against Kurdish YPG fighters in northern Syria's Afrin region, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Monday
FREDERICTON - The New Brunswick government will spend $25 million dollars in the coming year in an effort to boost the number of young people working in the province.
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DHAKA, Bangladesh - The gradual repatriation of more than 680,000 Rohingya Muslim refugees back to Myanmar from Bangladesh, scheduled to begin Tuesday, has been delayed amid widespread fears that they
HASSA, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkey shelled targets in northern Syria on Monday and said it would swiftly crush the U.S.-backed Kurdish YPG fighters who control the Afrin region, amid growing internation
At the 48th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting to kick off Jan. 22 in Davos, Turkey will be represented by Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekci
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson visited the new $1 billion U.S. embassy in London on Monday
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin’s city museums authority says it has restituted 11 works that were part of prominent art owner Margarete Oppenheim’s collection and were auctioned off under Nazi ru
President Emmanuel Macron's campaign for a "French Renaissance" kicks into overdrive Monday as he welcomes 140 multinational business leaders before this week's jamboree of the rich and powerful in Da
Tokyo carries out an evacuation drill amidst fears of a missile attack from North Korea.
MOSCOW (AP) — A new generation of young, talented and, above all, clean Russian athletes will compete at next month’s Pyeongchang Olympics, according to Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko. Th
AMES, Iowa (AP) — An Ames company where a worker was fatally injured says a safety device fell on him. Danfoss Power Solutions said in a news release Sunday that a preliminary investigation determi
The global oil market is stabilising as crude inventories are falling, Iraqi Oil Minister Jabar al-Luabi said Monday in Baghdad.
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday instructed the army and police to shoot him if he became a dictator and stayed on beyond his term, a scenario his foes are warning aga
Nearly 60 years after Brazil carved a modernist capital out of its wind-swept central plateau and began dumping its solid waste there, the dump was closed as part of an effort to modernize waste remov