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    Some migrants trapped in Bosnia may not survive winter: ICRC

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Thousands of migrants trapped near the Bosnian border with Croatia are ill-equipped to survive freezing temperatures and some might not make it through winter, the...

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    Serbia wants baby boom, but couples seem not in mood

    Agence France-Presse . Belgrade | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    ‘Give birth, don’t delay!’, says a rousing call by the Serbian state to young couples.‘Let babies’ cries be heard!’ is another of the baby-making slogans...

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    Taj Mahal ticket price hiked fivefold for Indians

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Authorities have hiked fivefold ticket prices for Indian visitors to the Taj Mahal, in the latest attempt to lower tourist numbers and reduce damage at...

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    Heavy screen time appears to impact childrens’ brains

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on December 11, 2018

    Researchers have found ‘different patterns’ in brain scans among children who record heavy smart device and video game use, according to initial data from a...

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    UK PM faces fight for her political life in Brexit deal vote

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:23pm on December 10, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May faces a fight for her political life this week in a parliamentary vote that will decide the fate of her...

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    May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal under fire

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:05am on December 11, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May will visit Germany's Angela Merkel Tuesday as she works to salvage her Brexit deal, the day after delaying a parliamentary...

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    UN members adopt global migration pact rejected by US and others

    Reuters . Marrakesh | Updated at 12:14am on December 11, 2018

    UN members on Monday adopted a deal aimed at improving the way world copes with rising migration, but almost 30 countries stayed away from the...

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    Protesters disrupt US fossil fuel event at climate talks

    Reuters . Katowice | Updated at 12:12am on December 11, 2018

    Protesters disturbed a US-sponsored event promoting fossil fuels on the side-lines of UN climate change talks on Monday, saying attempts to rebrand coal as a...

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    Maldives applies to rejoin Commonwealth

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 12:50am on December 10, 2018

    The Maldives has applied to rejoin the Commonwealth, reversing a policy of isolation under autocratic leader Abdulla Yameen who suffered a shock defeat in September....

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    S Asian women migrants in distress abroad

    Md Owasim Uddin Bhuyan . Marrakesh, Morocco | Updated at 12:39am on December 10, 2018

    Bangladeshi civil society members and migrant rights activists on Saturday called for taking collaborative steps by South Asian sending countries to protect their female domestic workers from exploitation by employers in the Middle Eastern and other countries....