Dancing in the streets as Zimbabweans call for Mugabe’s exitTens of thousands of overjoyed protesters flooded Zimbabwe's streets Saturday celebrating President Robert Mugabe's slipping power on the eve of crunch talks with the military to…
Reason for hope in growing search for missing Argentinian submarineHopes of finding survivors from a missing Argentine submarine with 44 crew members aboard have been revived after the navy said it had detected what could be distress calls.
On The Observers
Renowned Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams to step downGerry Adams, the divisive politician known globally as the face of the Irish republican movement as it moved from violence to peace, said Saturday that he was stepping down as…
Macron’s political party picks new leaderEmmanuel Macron's party named a new leader Saturday as the French president faces the first rebellious grumblings in the 19-month-old movement that swept him to power.
FRANCE - LEBANON
Hariri says he will return to Lebanon to discuss his political positionLebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri said on Saturday he would return to Beirut in the coming days and indicate his position on the current crisis after meeting President Michel…
AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young dies aged 64Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock band AC/DC who helped create such head-banging anthems as "Highway to Hell," "Hells Bells" and…
SPAIN - VENEZUELA
Ousted Caracas mayor arrives in Spain after fleeing VenezuelaOusted Caracas Mayor Antonio Ledezma pledge to spread his protest against Venezuela’s socialist government across the world on arriving in Spain Saturday, a day after he escaped…
French-Tunisian designer Azzedine Alaia dies aged 77French-Tunisian designer Azzedine Alaia, whose timeless gowns won an army of devotees around the world, has died at the age of 77, France's fashion federation said Saturday.
World vows to stick to climate deal despite US pulloutAlmost 200 nations kept a 2015 global agreement to tackle climate change on track on Saturday after marathon talks overshadowed by US President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out.
Russia blocks Syria gas attacks probe, againRussia cast a second veto in as many days at the United Nations Security Council on Friday to block the renewal of a probe to identify the perpetrators of chemical weapons…
Germany's marathon coalition talks go into overtimeGermany’s would-be coalition partners resumed talks on Friday after all-night negotiations failed to see a breakthrough, with Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservatives saying they…
Iraqi forces retake last town held by IS groupIraqi forces captured the border town of Rawa, the last remaining town under Islamic State (IS) group control, on Friday, signalling the complete defeat of the group’s…
Who are the key players in Zimbabwe's power struggle?Zimbabwe's military has taken control of the country, placing President Robert Mugabe, its seemingly untouchable leader for 37 years, under house arrest.