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    Mosul battle: Iraqi PM Abadi urges IS to surrender

    BBC | Updated at 09:08am on November 01, 2016

    The prime minister of Iraq has urged the Islamic State group to surrender as government troops close in on its last urban stronghold in the country, Mosul...

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    US election : Trump hopes Clinton email 'motherlode' found

    BBC | Updated at 09:04am on November 01, 2016

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has said he believes the FBI may have found the ‘motherlode’ of Hillary Clinton's emails...

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    African migrants storm border in Spanish enclave Ceuta

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 12:49am on November 01, 2016

    About 220 African migrants forced their way through a barbed wire fence into Spain’s North African enclave of Ceuta on Monday, clashing with Spanish police who tried to prevent them from crossing...

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    Half of Russians fear Syria could spark WWIII: poll

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:37am on November 01, 2016

    Nearly half of Russians fear that Moscow’s bombing campaign in Syria could spark World War III, a poll showed Monday...

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    Indian police shoot dead eight Islamists after prison escape

    Reuters | Updated at 09:10pm on October 31, 2016

    Indian police shot dead eight Islamist prisoners who had escaped from jail hours earlier on Monday by using knotted bedsheets to scale the walls, officials said...

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    Italy earthquake leaves thousands homeless

    Agence France-Presse . Norcia | Updated at 10:40am on October 31, 2016

    Italian authorities said Monday they were taking care of more than 15,000 people left homeless by the country’s most powerful earthquake in nearly 40 years...

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    Venezuela's Maduro meets opposition at Vatican-led talks

    Reuters | Updated at 10:15am on October 31, 2016

    Venezuela's unpopular socialist leader Nicolas Maduro shook hands with opposition leaders at Vatican-convened talks on Sunday, but his wary foes threatened to...

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    Nepal drains dangerous Everest lake

    BBC | Updated at 10:32am on October 31, 2016

    Nepal's army says it has finished draining a dangerous glacial lake near Mount Everest to a safe level...

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    Top Senate Democrat says FBI chief may have broken law on emails

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:35am on October 31, 2016

    The top Senate Democrat said Sunday that FBI director James Comey may have broken the law when he disclosed 11 days before the election that investigators had newly discovered emails that may be relevant to the inquiry into Hillary Clinton's private email server...

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    EU-Canada sign long-delayed trade pact

    Associated Press | Updated at 07:54pm on October 30, 2016

    The European Union and Canada signed on Sunday a landmark trade pact, ending days of drama after a small Belgian region refused to endorse the...