Apr 26, 2019 1:56
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena says police are looking for 140 people believed to have links with the Islamic State group over the Easter Sunday attacks on churches and hotels that killed more than 250 people.
Apr 25, 2019 1:58
With multiple quadruplets, triplets and twins, Mariam Nabatanzi has one of the highest birth rates ever recorded. But after her husband abandoned her, she's having to provide for the children by herself.
Apr 25, 2019 1:21
Sri Lankan authorities locked down the central bank and shut the road leading to the jittery capital’s airport because of a bomb scare on Thursday as more people were swept up in the search for those behind Easter Sunday bombings that killed 359.
Apr 25, 2019 1:35
The ranger behind a viral selfie featuring two gorillas standing on their two legs has revealed that primates often imitate human behaviors in Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Apr 25, 2019 1:55
Researchers in Munich have created transparent human organs using a new technology that could pave the way to print three-dimensional body parts such as kidneys for transplants.
Apr 25, 2019 2:05
In parts of former rebel-held Aleppo, bodies are still entombed in rubble more than two years after the government recapture. Apparent state neglect doesn't bode well for other ex-opposition areas. Reuters' Angus McDowall reports.
Apr 25, 2019 2:20
It was all smiles and bonhomie as President Vladimir Putin hosted Kim Jong Un in Vladivostok. But Kim's hopes of sanctions relief won't be realized soon. Reuters' Christian Lowe reports.
Apr 25, 2019 1:54
The world's largest medical drone delivery service has been launched across Ghana. It will provide vaccines and treatments to some of the country's most isolated areas, without the need for a pilot.
Apr 24, 2019 2:41
The United States must be prepared for consequences if it tries to stop Iran from selling oil and using the Strait of Hormuz, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif warned on Wednesday.
Apr 24, 2019 2:18
Venezuelan military personnel are deserting to Colombia and Brazil in growing numbers, refusing to follow orders to repress protests against the government of President Nicolas Maduro, six of them told Reuters.
Apr 24, 2019 2:53
Under Xi Jinping, Beijing has elevated its missile forces to a point where many rockets in the Chinese arsenal now rival or outperform those of the United States. This dramatic shift could render American carriers – the backbone of U.S. military supremacy – obsolete in a conflict with China.
Apr 24, 2019 1:59
Officials say they have identified eight out of the nine attackers behind Sri Lanka's Easter Sunday bombings, that killed more than 350 people.