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    Malaysia’s Anwar returns to frontline politics

    Agence France-Presse . Port Dickson | Updated at 12:38am on October 14, 2018

    Anwar Ibrahim won an overwhelming mandate in a parliamentary by-election Saturday, officials said, setting the stage for his return to frontline Malaysian politics and sealing the once-jailed opposition figure’s remarkable resurrection....

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    Toll from Michael seen rising as Florida towns remain cut off

    Reuters . Mexico Beach | Updated at 09:47pm on October 13, 2018

    The death toll was expected to rise this weekend in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael as hundreds remained unaccounted for along the Florida Panhandle where decimated communities remained cutoff and in the dark....

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    Abdullah Yameen warned against underming vote result

    Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 09:45pm on October 13, 2018

    The United States warned Saturday that action could be taken against outgoing Maldives president Abdulla Yameen if he seeks to overturn his election defeat.....

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    Trump threatens Saudis with punishment

    Agence France-Presse . Istanbul | Updated at 09:43pm on October 13, 2018

    US president Donald Trump threatened Riyadh on Saturday with ‘severe punishment’ if a journalist was killed inside its Istanbul consulate, as Saudi officials were to hold talks in Turkey about his fate....

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    Germans stage mass protest against racism

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 09:39pm on October 13, 2018

    Protesters from across Germany marched through Berlin on Saturday against xenophobia and the far right in one of the country’s biggest rallies of recent years....

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    Palestinian woman dies after West Bank stonethrowing

    Agence France-Presse . Ramallah | Updated at 09:30pm on October 13, 2018

    A Palestinian woman has died of her wounds after Israeli settlers in the occupied West Bank threw stones at the car she was travelling in, Palestinian official media reported Saturday....

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    Rescuers search for survivors of Hurricane Michael in Florida

    Agence France-Presse . Panama City | Updated at 12:44am on October 13, 2018

    Search and rescue teams on Friday faced a second day of sifting through the ruined landscape left by furious Hurricane Michael as it devastated coastal communities in the Florida Panhandle....

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    Maduro says US wants to have him killed

    Reuters . Caracas | Updated at 12:43am on October 13, 2018

    Socialist Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro accused the Trump administration on Thursday of seeking to assassinate him, as relations strain between the ideologically opposed nations....

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    Pakistani judge removed over criticism of ISI

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 12:23am on October 13, 2018

    A Pakistani high court judge who publicly accused the country’s powerful intelligence service of manipulating judicial decisions to influence the last general election was removed from his post Thursday....

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    North Korea intends to abolish all nuclear weapons, South says

    Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 02:47pm on October 12, 2018

    North Korean leader Kim Jong Un intends to abolish all nuclear weapons, materials and facilities to achieve ‘complete’ denuclearisation, South Korean president Moon Jae-in, who...