Ugandan police arrest opposition leaderPolice in Uganda arrested opposition leader Kizza Besigye at his party's headquarters Friday after heavily armed police surrounded the building and a helicopter fired tear gas at…
High speed train collides with tractor in Western FranceRail traffic was severely disrupted in the West of France on Sunday after a high-speed train (TGV) hit a tractor on the line, injuring two people.
Burundi's Nkurunziza wins third term as presidentBurundi President Pierre Nkurunziza on Friday won a third-term in office after the opposition boycotted the vote, a victory that leaves the nation politically divided and facing…
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President Obama calls on Britain to stay in the EUUS President Barack Obama said he wants Britain to stay in the European Union and help maintain the post-war transatlantic partnership, prompting angry responses from Eurosceptic…
Saudi king to hit French Riviera with entourage of 1,000King Salman of Saudi Arabia is expected to arrive in France later Friday for a Riviera beach holiday, bringing an entourage of no fewer than 1,000 with him.
Spain raises minimum age for marriage from 14 to 16Spain has raised the minimum age for marriage from 14 to 16 to boost protection of minors and bring the country in line with its European neighbours.
Serbia condemns attack on PM at Srebrenica ceremonySerbia’s interior minister on Saturday slammed the violent scenes that saw an angry crowd hurling rocks at the Serbian prime minister attending a commemoration of the 1995…
Serbia’s PM calls Srebrenica massacre a ‘monstruous crime’Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic arrived on Saturday in Srebrenica to attend a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the massacre committed by Bosnian Serb forces.
Netanyahu locked in talks as coalition hangs in balanceBenjamin Netanyahu, locked in down-to-the-wire coalition talks, faces a midnight deadline to form a government or risk being denied a fourth term as Israel’s prime minister.
Iraqi PM orders arrest of looters in TikritIraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi on Friday called on security forces to arrest anyone breaking the law in the city of Tikrit, where looting has been taking place following…
Gunmen lift €250,000 from Saudi prince in Paris heistA Saudi prince’s motorcade was attacked in a commando-style operation on Sunday, with the thieves fleeing the scene with “sensitive” documents and a reported 250,000 euros worth…
US to invest $33 billion in Africa, Obama saysUS President Barack Obama says his country must do more to boost its financial foothold in Africa as economies on the continent grow stronger.