Labour newcomer to head NZ government

New Zealand is set for a centre-left coalition government led...

UN undecided whether to call Myanmar crisis genocide

The United Nations has yet to determine whether violence against...

One dies as fire guts Myanmar luxury hotel

A fire has nearly destroyed a luxury hotel popular with...

Iran to 'shred' nuclear deal if US quits: Khamenei

Iranian Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Tehran would stick...

Myanmar uses terror campaign against Rohingyas: Amnesty

Amnesty International says Myanmar security forces are using crimes against...

Six cops die as suicide blast hits SW Pakistan

At least six policemen were killed and 22 others injured...

China's Xi pledges to build 'modern socialist country'

Chinese President Xi Jinping opened a critical Communist Party Congress...

Saudi-led airstrike kills six in Yemen

Six members from a family, mostly children, were killed Tuesday...

SDF takes 'control' of Raqqa

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) says they now control so-called...

New satellite image shows mass destruction in Rakhine

Newly released satellite images revealed that at least 288 villages...

Suicide bomber, gunmen attack Afghan police HQ

At least one suicide car bomber and a number of...

Pakistan EC suspends 261 MPs for concealing assets

More than 260 lawmakers in Pakistan, including ousted prime minister...

China's Communist party congress Wednesday

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China...

11 feared dead as boat capsizes in India

At least 11 people were feared killed, while six others...

Five die in Bengaluru building collapse

A multi-storey building collapsed in the south Indian city of...

‘IS’ kill seven soldiers in Egypt

At least seven soldiers were killed and 37 others injured...

Vietnam braces for typhoon Khanun

Vietnam braced for typhoon Khanun on Monday after destructive floods...

Briton dies while taking photos at Indian temple

A British man has fallen to his death while taking...

Egypt frustrates North Sinai militant attack, killing two

The Egyptian armed forces on Saturday frustrated a terrorist attack...

100 IS fighters surrender in Syria: US

Around 100 Islamic State fighters have surrendered in Syria’s Raqqa...

Get refugees home, Kofi Annan urges Myanmar

Former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan urged Myanmar on Friday to...

At least 30 die from pesticide poisoning in India

India's second-biggest cotton producing state has stepped up seizures of...

Turkish troops move into Syrian Idlib province

Turkish armored vehicles rolled into northwestern Syria to impose a...