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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...

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    34 dead in Uganda landslide

    Agence France-Presse . Kampala | Updated at 12:00am on October 13, 2018

    At least 34 people have been killed after a river in eastern Uganda burst its banks, sending thick sludge and rocks barrelling into homes, disaster officials said Friday....

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    Michael brings dangerous winds, flooding in US Mid-Atlantic –NHC

    Reuters . Panama City | Updated at 11:20am on October 12, 2018

    Tropical Storm Michael is bringing damaging winds and life-threatening flash flooding over portions of North Carolina and Virginia before heading off into the Atlantic Ocean,...

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    Bangladesh ahead of South Asian countries

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:06am on October 12, 2018

    Bangladesh performed better than the South Asian countries average and the Lower Middle-Income countries average in all criteria except for stunting, showed the World Bank’s Human Capital Index launched on Thursday....

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    Cuban president marks change of style with first tweet

    Agence Framce-Presse . Havana | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    Cuba’s president Miguel Diaz-Canel sent his first message on Twitter on Wednesday, helping to set a new tone as leader of the Communist-run island compared with his predecessors the Castros....

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    Russian space rocket fails in mid-air, two men land safely

    Reuters . Kazakhstan | Updated at 12:00am on October 12, 2018

    The two-man US-Russian crew of a Soyuz spacecraft taking them to the orbiting International Space Station had to make a dramatic emergency landing in Kazakhstan on Thursday when a rocket failed in mid-air....