New truck of refugees found in Austria, three hospitalisedAustrian police said Saturday that they intercepted another truck containing 26 migrants and that three young children had to be hospitalised, days after 71 people died in an…
Chad executes 10 Boko Haram members by firing squadChad executed 10 alleged members of Nigeria-based Islamist group, Boko Haram, by firing squad Saturday, a day after they were found guilty of a double suicide killing that left…
Malaysians demand PM's resignation in new protestsCrowds of yellow-clad Malaysians demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak converged on central Kuala Lumpur again on Sunday, a day after tens of thousands…
Thousands rally against corrupt politicians in BeirutThousands of protesters waving Lebanese flags and chanting “revolution” took to the streets of Beirut on Saturday for an unprecedented mobilisation against sectarian politicians…
Suspects plead not guilty over refugee truck deathsFour suspected human traffickers said they were innocent Saturday as they appeared in a Hungarian court over the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants found in a truck in Austria,…
Thai police arrest suspect in deadly Bangkok shrine blastThai police on Saturday said they have arrested a man "likely involved" with a deadly bomb attack in Bangkok last week that killed 20 people and wounded scores more.
France’s Riner wins record gold at world judo championshipsTeddy Riner of France won the gold medal in the over 100kg category at the world judo championship in Astana on Saturday, defeating Ryu Shichinohe of Japan in the final.
Turkish jets join US-led coalition strikes on IS groupTurkish jets took part in US-led coalition air strikes against Islamic State in Syria for the first time on Friday, the Turkish Foreign Ministry said.
Hundreds feared dead after boat sinks off Libyan coastRescuers have retrieved from the sea the bodies of 111 migrants whose boat sank off the coat of Libya, the Red Crescent said on Saturday in a new toll.
Turkey forms interim government with pro-Kurdish partyTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday approved the makeup of the provisional government that will run the country until November 1 elections, including for the first…
Tropical storm turns deadly in Dominica, heads to HaitiTropical Storm Erika left at least 20 people dead when it swept over the tiny island nation of Dominica, officials reported Friday, as the system barreled through the Caribbean…
Record 1 billion people use Facebook in a single dayFacebook boasted of a new benchmark Thursday in its seemingly inexorable march to Internet ubiquity: a billion people used the social network in a single day.