Agence-France-Presse . Hong Kong | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019
Hong Kong police on Thursday banned a planned protest against suspected triad gangs who beat up pro-democracy demonstrators, ratcheting up tensions ahead of what is expected to be...
Agence France-Presse. Kinshasa, DR Congo | Updated at 10:12pm on July 25, 2019
Nearly 700 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo were victims of summary and extrajudicial executions this year, with a third carried out by security forces, the United Nations reported on Thursday.
Agence France-Presse. Washington, United States | Updated at 09:32pm on July 25, 2019
The US federal government will resume its use of capital punishment after a 16-year hiatus and have set execution dates for five convicted murderers, US Attorney General Bill Barr announced Thursday.
Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 04:32pm on July 25, 2019
Britain's new prime minister Boris Johnson chaired his first cabinet meeting Thursday after a brutal overhaul installed a right-wing government bent on leaving the EU...
Agence France-Presse . Los Angeles | Updated at 03:31pm on July 25, 2019
A federal judge in California on Wednesday issued a preliminary injunction blocking the Trump...
Agence France-Presse . Mogadishu | Updated at 03:14pm on July 25, 2019
Six people were killed and the mayor of Mogadishu was wounded in a bombing at the mayoral offices...
Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 02:40pm on July 25, 2019
Paris on Thursday baked in a record hot temperature of 41 degrees Celsius as a ferocious heat wave in northern Europe reached its peak, sparking concerns about public health and new...
Reuters . Kabul | Updated at 01:32pm on July 25, 2019
Three bombs rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday, with one hitting a bus carrying...
Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:25pm on July 25, 2019
Britain’s newly installed prime minister Boris Johnson holds his first cabinet meeting on Thursday...
Agence France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:55am on July 25, 2019
Sri Lanka’s Easter attacks that killed 258 people were carried out by local Islamists who drew inspiration from but were not linked to the Islamic...