German police say they're investigating who threw two tomatoes at Chancellor Angela Merkel during an election campaign event in the southwestern city of Heidelberg
European Court of Justice dismisses Slovakia, Hungary's case against relocating of asylum seekers
Special prosecutor to present evidence of alleged Russian involvement in attempt to overthrow Montenegrin government
Myanmar authorities have ordered the mining of border areas with Bangladesh, government sources from Dhaka say, adding that they are hoping to prevent the return of escaped Rohingya, Reuters reports.
The European Union's top court dismissed complaints on Wednesday by Slovakia and Hungary about EU migration policy, upholding Brussels' right to force member states to take in asylum seekers
At heart of one of world's most violent cities, community spirit fights to break through
In her first remarks, Myanmar's de-facto leader says fake news is helping the interests of terrorists.
Spanish and Moroccan authorities have arrested six jihadists preparing for "large-scale attacks," the Spanish interior ministry said. In Morocco, Spanish police and security forces have "smashed a jih
HOUSTON - Like many of his neighbours on flood-ravaged Minden Street, Lino Saldana knows if he doesn't work, he doesn't get paid.
As volunteers helped him rip out waterlogged, mouldy drywall ......
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. - A regional airport in Massachusetts has been awarded $6.6 million in federal funding to update an aging runway.
An official with the commission overseeing the New Bedford ...
SADC has condemned the killing of the head of Lesotho's army and vows to send a 'fact-finding' mission to the country.
Putin denounced North Korea`s sixth and largest nuclear bomb test on Sunday, saying Russia did not recognise its nuclear status.
Asylum seekers and refugees held in a remote Pacific camp were Wednesday awarded Aus$70 million ($56 million) for being illegally detained and treated negligently, in Australia's largest human rights
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine lawmakers on Wednesday rejected the nomination of the last leftist President Rodrigo Duterte included in his cabinet, removing the agrarian reform minister a year after h
Wildlife photographer Tracey Jennings is offering a reward of R6 500 for the return of Bob, her teddy bear and travelling companion.
Brazil’s prosecutors broke the world’s biggest corruption scandal wide open with the help of one man. Joesley Batista, a billionaire who with his brother owns the world’s largest meatpacker,
The naked body of grade 12 pupil Nonhlanhla Gumbi of Ziphathele High School at KwaDabeka who had gone missing on Saturday was discovered on Monday
Joburg police are searching for Egyptian national Mostafa Makhlouf, who is on the run after allegedly snatching a month-old baby girl from her mother.
The hurricane, among the most powerful storms recorded in the Atlantic Ocean, arrived in the islands packing 185 m.p.h. winds. The eye passed over Barbuda as the storm headed toward Puerto Rico.
The European Court of Justice has rejected efforts by Hungary and Slovakia to stay out of a European Union scheme meant to relocate refugees.
VLADIVOSTOK, Russia/SEOUL (Reuters) - Resolving the North Korean nuclear crisis is impossible with sanctions and pressure alone, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday after meeting his So
KUTUPALONG, Bangladesh - A trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar capsized, drowning at least five people, as the country's leader Aung San Suu Kyi blamed a misinformation campa
SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of - While condemning North Korea over its latest nuclear test, the leaders of Russia and South Korea seemed far apart on the issue of stepping up ...
The most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane in recorded history bore down on the northeast Caribbean late Tuesday. Hurricane Irma is predicted to then rake Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti an
The body of a 71-year-old woman who went missing in the early hours of Wednesday morning was found after 7am by an off-duty National Sea Rescue Institute member who had been fishing at Umtentweni
South Korea's leader raised the idea to punish its neighbor for its nuclear tests.
The pregnancy was discovered after her parents took her to a doctor to seek treatment for obesity.
Irma second strongest Atlantic hurricane, National Hurricane Center says
BERLIN (Reuters) - One of the top candidates for the anti-immigrant Alternative for Germany (AfD) party in this month's election walked out of a live television debate on Tuesday night after being acc
ROME (Reuters) - Pope Francis flew out of Italy on Wednesday headed for Colombia, with his plane forced to change route because of Hurricane Irma, which is powering across the northern Caribbean.
A trawler carrying Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Burma has capsized, drowning at least five people, as the UN said the crisis has pushed more than 125,000 refugees into Bangladesh.
A man owing the City of Cape Town more than R40 000 in fines was arrested this week on 13 outstanding summonses.
YANGON/SHAMLAPUR, Bangladesh (Reuters) - Nearly 150,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar for Bangladesh in less than two weeks, officials said on Wednesday after the United Nations chief warned ther
Brazil's Prosecutor General Rodrigo Zhano has filed a request with the Federal Supreme Court for charges against former presidents of the country, Luis Inasi Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff, for the