The United States vowed on Sunday to support Nigeria after a series of deadly terror attacks blamed on Boko Haram, calling for those responsible to face justice.
WOMEN'S WORLD CUP 2015
The United States won the Women's World Cup for the third time, crushing Japan 5-2 on Sunday with striker Carli Lloyd scoring the tournament's fastest ever hat-trick, including a spectacular goal from the half-way line.
Greece’s Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Sunday that the ‘No’ victory in the country’s bailout referendum did not mean Athens was headed for a so-called Grexit.
TOUR DE FRANCE
Andre Greipel won the second stage of the Tour de France on Sunday as Fabian Cancellara took the leader's yellow jersey.
Greek voters have overwhelmingly rejected the terms of an aid package from international creditors, backing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who insisted a "No" vote would help clinch a better deal. Follow the referendum as it happened on our liveblog.
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, visited 19 cheese masters for four hours on Friday in a rare trip outside his Havana home, official media reported on Saturday.
TOUR DE FRANCE
After a decade in the doldrums, last year’s Tour de France brought renewed hope to French cycling after two of the country’s riders finished on the podium. But in a field packed with talent, is it a feat they can repeat at this year’s edition?
FRANCE - GREECE
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is a deeply polarizing figure in France, with the number of French who view him favourably and those who don’t cleaved almost in half, a survey showed Sunday.
PORTUGAL - GREECE
Ahead of Greece’s crucial referendum Sunday over whether to accept more budget cuts in exchange for bailout funds, rallies supporting a ‘No’ vote have been held all over the world, including austerity-hit Portugal.
Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy pressured the country’s football federation to vote in favour of awarding the 2022 World Cup to Qatar, FIFA president Sepp Blatter said in an interview with a German newspaper Sunday.
Pope Francis makes his first South American trip in two years Sunday, for an eight-day tour of Ecuador, Bolivia and Paraguay -- but not his native Argentina.
USA - CHINA
U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton accused China on Saturday of stealing commercial secrets and “huge amounts of government information,” and of trying to “hack into everything that doesn’t move in America.”
Chile wrecked Lionel Messi’s dream of a first international title with a dramatic penalty shoot-out victory over Argentina to end their 99-year wait for a Copa America crown here Saturday.
Greek voters headed to the polls on Sunday to vote in an historic, tightly fought referendum on whether to accept worsening austerity in exchange for more bailout funds, in a gamble that could see the country crash out of the euro.