European Union leaders at a Brexit summit Saturday should give a formal undertaking to embrace the British province of Northern Ireland in the EU if a referendum unites the island, diplomats said Frid
At least five soldiers were killed and another 40 injured when a Boko Haram extremist rammed an explosives-laden pick-up truck into a military convoy in northeast Nigeria, security sources told AFP Fr
Scores of people were injured as violence erupted in Macedonia's parliament after nationalist protesters stormed the building in anger over a vote for a new speaker, the interior ministry said Friday
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a major conflict with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs, but he would prefer a diplomatic outcome to the disput
Controversy over her party's record on the fate of Jews in World War Two returned to haunt French National Front presidential candidate Marine Le Pen Friday as the man due to replace her temporarily a
Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow celebrates his first 100 days in power
The death toll from the truck attack in Stockholm earlier this month rose to five Friday after a woman died from her injuries in hospital, police said
The charges come after an 18-month investigation into organized crime, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said in a statement.
Taiwan's fears that it will become a bargaining chip between China and the United States worsened Friday after a snub by President Donald Trump, who said he would not do anything to upset Beijing
Vietnam has sentenced eight drug traffickers to death for smuggling 300 kilos (660 pounds) of heroin to China, some of it in gas cylinders, according to state media
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — The father of a blogger who was killed this week in the Maldives says his son received death threats for months from local gangs who appeared to hold radical religious views
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The sprawling American investigation of bribery and corruption in international soccer has reached into Asia and claimed the first guilty plea from a senior official in
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnamese state media say a court in Hanoi has condemned eight people to death for heroin trafficking. The Hanoi People’s Court on Thursday convicted 11 people of traffic
ISTANBUL (Reuters) - President Tayyip Erdogan said on Friday Turkey's southern border region with Syria had come under serious mortar fire over the last two days and Turkish forces were retaliating as
Hungary has completed a second fence along its border with Serbia, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday, adding that the European Union should be less critical of Turkey when it relies so heavily o
Four suspected Islamist fighters blew themselves up at a hideout in Bangladesh, ending a 24-hour standoff, police said Friday
Ninety-nine days after taking office, President Donald Trump Friday is set to address the National Rifle Association, the hugely powerful U.S. gun lobby that will surely give him a triumphant welcome.
MANILA (Reuters) - Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak warned on Friday that Southeast Asian countries needed to ensure their economic growth was inclusive, or risk marginalized people turning to vio
President Donald Trump seems destined to serve his 100th day in office without House passage of a major Republican health care bill or enactment of a
It's the election nobody wanted, being contested by people nobody cares for, likely leading to a result that nobody will be surprised about. The real
In the first 100 days, Trump's tweets have moved markets, advanced conspiracy theories, attacked his own party and ultimately helped define his fledg
The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) will regret the decision to return Turkey for monitoring its obligations before the Council of Europe.
The bill was proposed last year by security officials from German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc.
SEOUL (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump's suggestion that South Korea could pay for an advanced U.S. missile defense system could test the strength of the alliance between Seoul and Washington a
Raila Odinga named opposition alliance candidate
Pope Francis is departing for Egypt on Friday morning for a two-day trip expected to draw attention to the plight of Christian minorities in the Middle East amid an upsurge of Islamist terrorism that
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court has convicted a prominent Christian human rights lawyer on charges of subverting state power and sentenced him to three years in prison, with the sentence suspended for
The injured suspect has been hospitalized in serious condition.
A human rights group has expressed concern over brutal attacks in India by self-appointed "cow protectors" against Muslims and lower castes over rumours that they sold, bought or killed cows for beef.
British police said on Friday they had thwarted an active terrorism plot after a woman was shot during an armed raid on a house in north London.
MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) — About 20 hours after he fatally shot a state trooper, a Delaware man was shot to death after an overnight standoff with police, but authorities haven’t given a motive fo
Wealth gaps between rural and urban areas, the more affluent south and the poorer north, has an impact on schooling.
The National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of Ukraine has placed some dealers of software 1C that dominates in Ukraine in the segment of ERP solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises (SME
Slovenia’s Parliament adopted amendments to the Pension and Disability Insurance Act, according to which pensioners who meet all requirements would have a guaranteed pension of EUR 500, BNR reported.