Jun 16, 2019 1:12
Argentine President Mauricio Macri called the massive blackout that left tens of millions in South America without power on Sunday "unprecedented", and promised a thorough investigation.
Jun 16, 2019 1:08
After blaming Iran for attacks on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Sunday that while America does not want a war with Iran, a military response is on the table.
Jun 16, 2019 1:15
Sudan's ex-president Omar al-Bashir was charged with corruption-related offenses on Sunday as he appeared in public for the first time since he was overthrown in April.
Jun 16, 2019 2:13
Two million people took to the streets in Hong Kong on Sunday, according to organizers, dressed in black to demand the city's embattled leader steps down, a day after she suspended an extradition bill in a dramatic retreat following the most violent protests in decades.
Jun 15, 2019 1:43
Iran will continue scaling back compliance with a nuclear deal unless other signatories to the pact show “positive signals”, the Iranian president said on Saturday as tensions with the United States escalated over tanker attacks in the Gulf region.
Jun 15, 2019 0:49
Ketchup superfan Ed Sheeran has teamed up with Heinz for a special edition of the multi-million selling singer's favourite condiment, "Tomato Edchup", which fans were able to get their hands on this week as the bottles went on sale in British supermarkets.
Jun 15, 2019 1:33
The first group of residents from the breakaway city of Donetsk in eastern Ukraine travelled on Friday to Russia's Rostov region to receive passports under simplified procedures introduced by President Vladimir Putin.
Jun 15, 2019 1:56
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Saturday delayed indefinitely a proposed law to allow extraditions to mainland China, in a dramatic retreat after widespread anger over the bill sparked violent protests in the Asian finance hub
Jun 14, 2019 1:11
Women across Switzerland went on strike on Friday to highlight their wealthy nation's poor record on female rights, recreating the passion of the first such walkout 28 years ago.
Jun 14, 2019 1:24
Uganda rolled out strict screenings at the border with Democratic Republic of Congo on Thursday after two people who crossed into the country earlier this week died of Ebola. The World Health Organization says there has been no known person to person spread of the virus.
Jun 14, 2019 1:42
Yemen’s Houthi group carried out new drone strikes on a Saudi airport after a series of air strikes by a Saudi-led coalition against the capital Sanaa.
Jun 14, 2019 1:34
Brenton Tarrant, the accused gunman in the mosque shootings in Christchurch, New Zealand three months ago, pleads not guilty to all charges.