New migrant truck 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 has executed 10 members of Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram by firing squad, a day after they were sentenced on terrorism charges, security sources said on…
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…
Suspects due in court over deaths in truck tragedyFour people arrested after the decomposing bodies of 71 migrants were found in a truck in Austria will appear before a judge in Hungary Saturday, officials said as the discovery…
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.
Greece's first female PM to name caretaker governmentGreece's first female prime minister, former Supreme Court chief Vassiliki Thanou, will appoint the members of her caretaker government on Friday as the country heads to early…
Kim Jong Un hails ‘landmark’ accord with SouthNorth Korean leader Kim Jong-un called this week’s accord between the rival Koreas “a landmark occasion,” paving the way for defused military tension and improved ties, but said…