Philippine police on Thursday told a Senate inquiry that a high school student killed last week by anti-drugs officers had been involved in narcotics, but officers only learned of that the day after t
Police said Thursday they had identified the remains of the last suspected member of a cell which carried out terror attacks in northeastern Spain
Eight people, including German, Austrian and Swiss citizens, are missing following a landslide that forced the evacuation of a village in the Swiss Alps, police said Thursday
Russia's ambassador to Sudan, who was found dead in a swimming pool at his residence, died of a heart attack, the Russian foreign ministry said Thursday
Net migration to Britain in the year to March 2017 fell by 81,000 to 246,000 people, with more than half the drop due to an increase in the number of EU citizens leaving Britain and fewer arriving, of
Swiss federal prosecutors have indicted a 30-year-old Swiss woman from the Zurich area suspected of trying to join up with extremist militants in Syria, they said on Thursday
A citizenship crisis will loom over the Australian government for at least another two months after a court said on Thursday it would not begin hearings into the parliamentary eligibility of seven law
The death toll from floods sweeping South Asia has climbed above 1,000, officials said Thursday, as rescue teams try to reach millions stranded by the region's worst monsoon disaster in recent years
A team of accident investigators from Nigeria’s Accident Investigation Bureau has left Lagos for São Tomé and Principe to investigate the recent crash of an A-74 aircraft which occurred on the West Af
A pilgrim from Katsina State, Hauwa Muhammad, has been duped $800 in Madina, Saudi Arabia. Hauwa, who hails from Kankara, Malumfashi zone, was swindled of the money by a fraudster who posed as an offi
Defending champions Senegal, bowed to Nigeria’s pressure by 54-58 points in the Women Afrobasket championship, in their last Group B match of on Wednesday night in Bamako, Mali. Both teams and enthusi
Daniel Kammen deeply troubled with president’s handling of protests aftermath
A show in the Netherlands by the band Allah-Las was abandoned on the advice of the police in Spain, where attacks killed 15 last week.
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The United States will not allow Venezuela to collapse, assured Vice President Mike Pence, quoted by the France press and BNT.
Pence warned that such a collapse would endanger all the countries from t
A SPANISH van loaded with gas canisters was stopped by police near a concert venue in Rotterdam after a tip-off by security services, with two people arrested.
Iconic dance venue the Maassilo was ev
Macau said Thursday that eight people were killed.
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HONG KONG - The most powerful typhoon to hit the southern Chinese region in more than half a century left at least 16 dead as a sudden deluge swamped the ...
South Africa acted unlawfully by giving Zimbabwe's first lady immunity, her alleged victim says.
The owner of SpaceX, Elon Musk, has released the first shot of a suit designed for future flights of the Dragon spacecraft.
First photo of the SpaceX Spacesuit reads the text under Musk's "Instagram"
Villagers are evacuated after rocks and debris plummet down a mountainside in the Val Bondasca area.
The Nigerian Army on Thursday said 68 Boko Haram insurgents surrendered to troops in Borno in the last three weeks. Col. Onyema Nwachukwu, the Deputy Director Public Relations, Theatre Command, Operat
'If @Twitter executives won’t shut down Trump’s violence and hate, then it's up to us,' says Valerie Plame Wilson
DUBAI (Reuters) - Former Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh rallied thousands of supporters in the capital Sanaa on Thursday in a show of force amid an unusual public rift within the alliance fightin
Gen. John Nicholson said additional troops will further train Afghan forces.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Phillip and Barbara Butler hadn’t given much thought to the man who burned a cross on their front lawn 40 years ago. Then they heard the startling news Tuesday that the perpet
If necessary, Turkey should use holding of the independence referendum in Iraq’s Kurdish Autonomous Region as a pretext for war, leader of Turkey’s opposition Nationalist Movement Party said.
China launched nearly 8,000 water clean-up projects in the first half of 2017 with projected total investment of 667.4 billion yuan ($100 billion), the environment ministry said on Thursday
WASHINGTON/KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - President Donald Trump has invited Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, who is dogged by a corruption scandal being investigated in the United States, to the White
LUANDA (Reuters) - Angola's ruling MPLA party said it would win an unequivocal victory in a parliamentary election as votes were tallied ahead of the expected release of partial results later on Thurs
DOHA (Reuters) - Qatar's ruler has introduced a law giving broad protection to tens of thousands of foreigners working as maids, cooks, cleaners and nannies, addressing some concerns long highlighted
Workers in Charlottesville draped giant black covers over two statues of Confederate generals on Wednesday to symbolize the city's mourning for a woman killed while protesting a white nationalist rall
Authorities investigating cause, suspect ‘ultrasonic weapon’ involved