Reuters | Updated at 10:21am on August 06, 2018
New Zealand's prime minister Jacinda Ardern returned on Monday to Parliament to run her first Cabinet meeting, six weeks after giving birth to her daughter....
Reuters | Updated at 01:43am on August 06, 2018
A major earthquake on the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok killed at least 37 people and injured dozens, officials said on Sunday, damaging homes and triggering panic among tourists and locals.
Reuters . Denpasar | Updated at 01:33am on August 06, 2018
Indonesia’s resort islands of Bali and Lombok were rocked by a magnitude 7.0 earthquake on Sunday, triggering panic among holidaymakers and residents....
Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 12:33am on August 06, 2018
Twenty people died after a vintage World War II aircraft crashed into a Swiss mountainside at the weekend, police said Sunday. ‘The police have the sad certainty that the 20 people aboard perished,’ police spokeswoman Anita Senti told a news conference. There were 11 men and nine women aboard, including an Austrian couple and their son, she said....
Reuters | Updated at 10:29am on August 05, 2018
At least one explosion rocked a military event where Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro was giving a speech on Saturday and the government said it was...
Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:19am on August 05, 2018
The death toll in violent protests in Nicaragua against the government of president Daniel Ortega stands at 317, a US-based regional rights group said Thursday.....
Reuters . Srinagar | Updated at 12:18am on August 05, 2018
Indian security forces on Saturday killed five militants in the disputed region of Kashmir, the biggest single-day casualty since prime minister Narendra Modi’s government took direct control of the state, leading to protests....
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:48am on August 04, 2018
Burqa-clad suicide bombers struck a Shiite mosque in eastern Afghanistan Friday as it was crowded with worshippers for weekly prayers, killing at least 29 people...
Agence France-Presse . Khost | Updated at 12:41am on August 04, 2018
Burqa-clad suicide bombers struck a Shia mosque in eastern Afghanistan Friday as it was crowded with worshippers for weekly prayers, killing at least 29 people and wounding more than 80 in the latest attack on the minority....
Reuters | Updated at 10:36am on August 03, 2018
Zimbabwe president Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former spy chief installed after Robert Mugabe's removal in a coup in November, was elected on Thursday after a poll...