Islamist militants killed 19 people in an attack on a top hotel in the capital of Mali before Malian commandos stormed the building and rescued 170 people, many of them […]
Belgium has advised its citizens to leave Burundi, and the EU is cutting staff levels in the country because of the “rising risk of violence”.
None of 224 passengers and crew on board a Russian passenger plane that crashed in Egypt’s Sinai peninsula
Hurricane Patricia — one of the strongest storms ever recorded — crashed into western Mexico with rain and winds of up to 266 kph, hammering coastal areas but causing less […]
China slapped a one-year ban on African ivory hunting trophy imports, the state forestry authority said on Thursday ahead of a trip by President Xi Jinping to Britain, where members […]
Dozens of people were hurt during fighting over the weekend between rival political groups, before a presidential election scheduled for Oct. 11, local authorities said on Monday.
At least 85 people were killed when a cooking gas cylinder blew up in a crowded restaurant in central India on Saturday, triggering a second blast of mining detonators stored […]
Former Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras played down fears on Sunday that a snap election in two weeks would produce a fractured result, saying there were enough undecided voters to […]
SHANGHAI – A huge explosion ripped through a chemical plant in eastern China, killing one person and injuring nine, Xinhua news agency said, less than two weeks after two deadly […]
Authorities are investigating the head of China’s work safety regulator, the Communist Party’s anti-graft watchdog said on Tuesday, a week after huge blasts in a warehouse storing hazardous chemicals killed […]