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    Coalition says it was unaware of prisoners held at Yemen site

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2019

    The Saudi-led military coalition fighting Yemen’s Huthi rebels said Monday it was unaware that prisoners were held at a detention site it targeted with air...

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    Election speculation mounts in Britain on eve of ‘last chance’ Brexit battle

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 03, 2019

    Prime minister Boris Johnson summoned ministers to an impromptu meeting on Monday, stoking speculation he could call an election if parliament defeats him over a...

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    Italy seizes migrant rescue vessel, another to disembark

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 10:44pm on September 02, 2019

    Italian authorities on Monday seized the charity rescue vessel Eleonore, disembarking the around 100 migrants aboard after it entered Italian territorial waters despite a ban...

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    Kashmiri militant calls for Pak military intervention

    Reuters . Muzaffarbad | Updated at 03:59pm on September 02, 2019

    A Kashmiri militant commander said on Sunday that Pakistan should send troops to protect the people of India-controlled Kashmir if the United Nations does not...

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    15 killed in Mali building collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Bamako | Updated at 03:42pm on September 02, 2019

    Fifteen people were killed on Sunday when a three-storey building under construction collapsed ‘like a house of cards’ in the Mali capital Bamako, the government and local media reports said...

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    Israel, Hezbollah exchange fire along Lebanon border

    Agence France-Presse . Kiryat Shmona | Updated at 03:13pm on September 02, 2019

    Israel and Hezbollah exchanged fire along the Lebanese border after a week of rising tensions, sparking fears of an escalation and prompting concern from world powers...

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    Pakistan grants consular access to ‘Indian spy’

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 03:04pm on September 02, 2019

    Pakistan said it would grant consular access to an alleged Indian spy on death row Monday, weeks after the international court of justice called for a review of his sentence in a case that has stoked tensions between the nuclear-armed rivals...

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    EU will not change divorce deal agreed with Britain: Barnier

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 02:35pm on September 02, 2019

    The European Union will not change the divorce deal agreed with Britain, EU negotiator Michel Barnier said in an interview published Sunday as MPs opposed to a no-deal Brexit prepared for a showdown week...

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    Hong Kong students boycott classes

    Agence France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:52pm on September 02, 2019

    Thousands of black-clad students rallied in central Hong Kong Monday at the start of a two-week university boycott, piling pressure on the city’s leaders to...

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    Hurricane Dorian pounds Bahamas, menaces US southeast coast

    Reuters . Titusville, Florida | Updated at 10:17am on September 02, 2019

    Hurricane Dorian battered the Bahamas on Monday, peeling off roofs and snapping power lines as rising floodwaters threatened to engulf houses, and was expected to...