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    15 killed in Myanmar bus crash

    Agence France-Presse . Yangon | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    At least 15 people were killed in Myanmar after the bus they were travelling in plunged into a gorge, police and state media said Monday.The...

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    20 killed as Peru bus catches fire

    Reuters . Lima | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    At least 20 people were killed and eight injured when the double-decker bus they were traveling in caught on fire in the Peruvian capital Lima...

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    30 China firefighters die battling forest fire

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    Thirty firefighters died after they were sent to tackle a forest blaze in remote mountains in southwest China’s Sichuan province at the weekend, authorities said...

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    Shooters back gun control

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    New Zealand will crack down on firearms ownership this week after the Christchurch mosques massacre that claimed 50 lives - and the Kiwi gun lobby,...

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    Pompeo hopes for new N Korea summit

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    US secretary of state Mike Pompeo voiced hope that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and president Donald Trump will meet again ‘in the coming...

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    UK PM under pressure to go for soft Brexit

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    Britain’s exit from the European Union was in disarray after the implosion of prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit strategy left her under pressure from rival...

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    Lack of power, water sparks protests in Venezuela

    Reuters . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on April 02, 2019

    Angry Venezuelans set up burning barricades near the presidential palace in Caracas and in other parts of the country on Sunday in protests over constant...

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    British MPs seek new path for Brexit after deal rejected again

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:54am on April 01, 2019

    British MPs will attempt to chart a new Brexit path on Monday after rejecting prime minister Theresa May’s deal for a third time, leaving her...

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    Erdogan suffers major setbacks in local elections

    Reuters . Ankara | Updated at 10:53am on April 01, 2019

    Tayyip Erdogan’s ruling AK Party was on track on Monday to lose control of Turkey’s two biggest cities, Istanbul and Ankara, in a stunning local...

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    Nepal storms kill 27

    Agence France-Presse . Bara | Updated at 10:38am on April 01, 2019

    A freak storm tore down houses and overturned cars and trucks as it swept across southern Nepal killing at least 27 people and leaving more...