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Mohamed Solih sworn in as Maldives...

Mohamed Solih sworn in as Maldives...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 17 2018

MDP leader and former president Mohamed Nasheed has vowed his party would reduce reliance on China and...

Wreck of Argentine submarine found year...

Wreck of Argentine submarine found year...

Latin America

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Experts say the sub would have been crushed by water pressure once it dropped below about 600 meters....

Tight US Senate race in Florida hangs...

Tight US Senate race in Florida hangs...

North America

Sat, Nov 17 2018

The result of the Nelson-Scott race will not change the balance of power in the Senate, where Republicans...

Theresa May defends Brexit deal as opponents...

Theresa May defends Brexit deal as opponents...

Europe

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Politicians, officials and diplomats in London openly questioned how long May had left as speculation...

Canada set to get most refugee claims...

Canada set to get most refugee claims...

North America

Sat, Nov 17 2018

About 1,400 crossed the frontier in October, down from 1,600 the month before. But most refugee claimants...

Bottles, chili paste thrown as Sri Lanka...

Bottles, chili paste thrown as Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Sirisena dissolved parliament last week and called elections, but the Supreme Court ordered a suspension...

UN: 669 children killed in Myanmar in...

UN: 669 children killed in Myanmar in...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 17 2018

Rohingyas should not be forcibly returned to Myanmar, UN says

2 youths hoist Bangladesh's flag on...

2 youths hoist Bangladesh's flag on...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 17 2018

They climbed the 5,525-metre mountain on October 29

UN adopts resolution on HR situation...

UN adopts resolution on HR situation...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

The resolution reaffirms that the Rohingya must be allowed, on their own accord, to return to their homes...

'I brace myself': Anxious search for...

'I brace myself': Anxious search for...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

California’s deadliest wildfire roared into the town of 27,000 last week

Pence vows no end to trade action with...

Pence vows no end to trade action with...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

US could double the tariffs if China does not change

Source: CIA believes Saudi crown prince...

CIA believes Saudi crown prince ordered...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

The CIA’s finding is the most definitive US assessment to date tying Saudi Arabia’s de facto...

November 17: What happened this day...

November 17: What happened this day...

World

Sat, Nov 17 2018

A chronological timetable of historical events that occurred on this day in history. Historical facts...

Abe becomes first Japan PM to visit...

Abe becomes first Japan PM to visit...

World

Fri, Nov 16 2018

Abe and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison laid wreaths at Darwin's Cenotaph war memorial before...

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of...

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 16 2018

The Khmer Rouge's former head of state Khieu Samphan, 87, and "Brother Number 2" Nuon Chea,...

Turkey has more evidence in Khashoggi...

Turkey has more evidence in Khashoggi...

Europe

Fri, Nov 16 2018

The second voice recording -- said to be 15 minutes -- clearly reveals that the murder of the Washington...

Indonesia's vigilante mobs deliver brutal...

Indonesia's vigilante mobs deliver brutal...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 16 2018

The lynching was one of hundreds of vigilante killings across Indonesia in recent years, highlighting...

UK PM May fights for survival after...

UK PM May fights for survival after...

Europe

Fri, Nov 16 2018

More than two years after the United Kingdom voted to leave the EU, it is still unclear how, on what...

Suspected gas cylinder blast kills 42...

Suspected gas cylinder blast kills 42...

Africa

Fri, Nov 16 2018

The Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation published photographs showing the destroyed vehicle on a highway...

Indian airport protesters block woman...

Indian airport protesters block woman...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 16 2018

Widespread protests broke out in the tourist resort state of Kerala after the Supreme Court in September...

WikiLeaks: Julian Assange charged in...

WikiLeaks: Julian Assange charged in...

North America

Fri, Nov 16 2018

Prosecutors inadvertently disclosed the existence of a sealed indictment in a court filing in an unrelated...