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    2.3m Venezuelans have fled crisis since 2015: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    At least 2.3 million people have fled Venezuela’s economic and political crisis since 2015, the UN said Thursday, warning that host countries’ capacity to shelter...

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    Delhi suffers toxic smog

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    Air pollution in New Delhi hit hazardous levels Thursday after a night of free-for-all Diwali fireworks, despite Supreme Court efforts to curb the smog-fuelling partying.Major...

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    58 combatants killed in fighting for Hodeida

    Agence France-Presse . Aden | Updated at 12:00am on November 09, 2018

    Dozens of combatants were killed as pro-government forces closed in on rebel forces in the heart of the Yemeni port city of Hodeida on Thursday,...

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    Gunman kills 12 in California bar

    Agence France-Presse . Thousand Oaks, United States | Updated at 03:47pm on November 08, 2018

    A gunman killed 12 people, including a police officer, when he opened fire in a country music bar packed with college students in California, officials...

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    White House bars CNN reporter after verbal duel with Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:42pm on November 08, 2018

    The White House on Wednesday suspended the press pass of a CNN reporter who sparred with Donald Trump at a news conference, during which the...

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    Asia Bibi leaves jail

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 01:11pm on November 08, 2018

    A Pakistani Christian woman who spent eight years on death row for blasphemy has been freed from jail after an acquittal that triggered Islamist protests,...

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    Trump fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:13am on November 08, 2018

    US Attorney General Jeff Sessions was fired by Donald Trump Wednesday after enduring more than a year of bitter criticism from the president over his...

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    Too soon to send Rohingya back to Myanmar: UN

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 01:31am on November 08, 2018

    The United Nations’ human rights investigator on Myanmar urged Bangladesh on Tuesday to drop plans to start repatriating hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees to Rakhine state this month, warning they would face a ‘high risk of persecution’...

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    Sri Lanka has suffered a coup without guns: speaker

    Reuters . Colombo | Updated at 12:04am on November 08, 2018

    Sri Lanka’s parliamentary speaker has called the president’s sacking of the prime minister to bring a former leader back to power a non-violent coup d’etat....

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    US prepares more Russia sanctions over Britain nerve attack

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 08, 2018

    The United States said Tuesday it was preparing more sanctions against Moscow over the attempted assassination in Britain of a former spy, after a previous round sowed chaos on Russian markets....