Tunisians head to the polls for parliamentary electionTunisians elect a new parliament on Sunday as the prospect of a full democracy finally comes within their reach, four years after they cast out autocrat Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali.
IS group bids to cut off Kobane, Iraqi Kurds ready to join fightIslamic State (IS) group fighters made a new bid to cut off the Syrian border town of Kobane from neighbouring Turkey Saturday as preparations gathered pace to deploy Iraqi Kurdish...
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Afro-Brazilian women criticise 'racist' take on Sex and the City‘Sexo e as Negas’ is a Brazilian retake on the cult show ‘Sex and the City.’ The original show was famous for its depiction of four sexually liberated women. But black women in Bra...
Ukraine votes to elect new parliamentUkrainians voted on Sunday in an election that is expected to strengthen President Petro Poroshenko’s mandate to end a separatist conflict in the east of the country.
Real fight back for 3-1 Clasico victory over BarcaReal Madrid trimmed Barcelona’s lead at the top of La Liga to one point when they recovered from conceding an early goal to secure a stirring 3-1 comeback win in the ‘Clasico’ on S...
Video: Paris sex ed exhibition has conservatives hot under collarAn exhibition in Paris aimed at teaching children about love, relationships and sex has upset traditionalists who have collected a 40,000-signature petition to have it stopped.
Video: Paris Picasso museum celebrates long-awaited reopeningAfter extensive renovations, the Pablo Picasso Museum in Paris will reopen Saturday on the anniversary of the artist’s birthday.
Kurd separatists blamed as three Turkish soldiers shot deadMasked gunmen on Saturday shot dead three Turkish soldiers in the restive Kurdish-majority southeast of the country, the army said, blaming separatist "terrorists" for an...