Agence France-Presse. Ankara, Turkey | Updated at 11:49pm on August 02, 2019
Turkish authorities have started filling a controversial dam whose artificial lake will submerge a 12,000-year-old town and which is the source of tension with Iraq, activists said Friday.
Agence France-Presse . Vadodara | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
Crocodiles hunted dogs in the flooded streets of the Indian city of Vadodara after it was battered by nearly 50 centimetres of rain in 24...
Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
The battle to combat climate change will ‘succeed or fail’ based on what happens in Asia, where growing energy needs are increasing demand for fossil...
Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
With momentum apparently building for a breakthrough in talks between Washington and the Taliban, younger Afghans whose lives have been overshadowed by nearly 18 years...
Reuters . Seoul | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
North Korea fired missiles for the third time in eight days on Friday, a series of launches that analysts say are designed to improve military...
Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
Syrian and Russian warplanes mounted no air strikes in the rebel-held northwest on Friday after a ceasefire was announced, a war monitor said, after three...
Agence-France-Presse . United Kingdom | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
Boris Johnson suffered a setback in his first ballot box test as British prime minister on Friday after the Conservative candidate lost to a pro-EU...
Agence-France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on August 03, 2019
Democratic frontrunner Joe Biden said Thursday he was ‘surprised’ at the intensity of debate-night criticism levelled at his onetime boss Barack Obama, saying the popular...
Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 08:25pm on August 02, 2019
A Hindu man who rejected a food delivery from a Muslim driver has been slapped with a good behaviour bond by Indian police, with officers...
Agence France-Presse . Banten, Indonesia | Updated at 07:58pm on August 02, 2019
Indonesian authorities lifted a tsunami warning late Friday after a powerful earthquake earlier struck off the southern coast of heavily populated Java island.The 6.9 magnitude...