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Swedish Academy: Bob Dylan won't attend...

Swedish Academy: Bob Dylan won't attend...

World

Thu, Nov 17 2016

Dylan's decision not to attend the ceremony does not come as a surprise. The singer didn't say a word...

Israel gives initial backing to bill...

Israel gives initial backing to bill...

Middle East

Wed, Nov 16 2016

Netanyahu faces pressure to hold his right-wing coalition together and not be seen as moving against...

Balkan weapons trafficking still a major...

Balkan weapons trafficking still a major...

Europe

Wed, Nov 16 2016

According to a top French magistrate, Robert Gelli, Serbian citizens come up in nearly a third of international...

Pakistan to deport teachers linked to...

Pakistan to deport teachers linked to...

South Asia

Wed, Nov 16 2016

The teachers from the private PakTurk International Schools and Colleges, backed by US-based Turkish...

Merkel to be the new 'leader of the...

Merkel to be the new 'leader of the...

Europe

Wed, Nov 16 2016

During his campaign Trump signalled a protectionist and anti-immigration stance, while Britain is preoccupied...

Climate change fuels insurgency in...

Climate change fuels insurgency in...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Around 80% of Afghanistan's economy is based on agriculture. Afghan farmers depend on reliable, year-round...

Around 200 Rohingya stranded at Bangladesh-Myanmar...

Around 200 Rohingya stranded at Bangladesh-Myanmar...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Nearly 70 people have died in clashes with security forces since the Myanmar army swooped into Rakhine...

Holey Artisan Bakery to become a family...

Holey Artisan Bakery to become a family...

Bangladesh

Tue, Nov 15 2016

"We are not defined by terror" says cafe owner, four months after losing five of his friends in the deadly...

Iraqi Christians tell tales of survival...

Iraqi Christians tell tales of survival...

Middle East

Tue, Nov 15 2016

The illiterate widow, whose first language is a Syriac dialect, said the joy of being reunited with her...

India to use indelible ink to stop repeat...

India to use indelible ink to stop repeat...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 15 2016

The ink, also used to prevent repeat voters during elections

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

Obama in Europe to reassure allies over...

World

Tue, Nov 15 2016

Obama concludes his trip with a stop in Peru for a summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum...

Anti-China lawmakers disqualified from...

Anti-China lawmakers disqualified from...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 15 2016

That move was slammed by pro-democracy activists and legal experts as a massive blow to Hong Kong's judicial...

Taslima Nasreen fears for Bangladesh's...

Taslima Nasreen fears for Bangladesh's...

Law & Rights

Mon, Nov 14 2016

Having herself been the subject of religious edict and forced into exile by radical critics of her writing,...

UN: 2016 'very likely' hottest year...

UN: 2016 'very likely' hottest year...

World

Mon, Nov 14 2016

The year 2016 will very likely be the hottest on record, the UN said Monday

Pro-Russian candidate wins Moldova...

Pro-Russian candidate wins Moldova...

Europe

Mon, Nov 14 2016

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Moscow respected the results of the Moldovan vote and congratulated...

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Five decades of conflict in Colombia...

Latin America

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Here are five key points on Colombia's five-decade conflict, after Farc rebels and the government reached...

Children reclaim their school after...

Children reclaim their school after...

Middle East

Sun, Nov 13 2016

According to the United Nations Children's Fund, 4.7 million children have been directly affected by...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

Satellite images show Myanmar Rohingya...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 13 2016

Soldiers have killed several dozen people and arrested scores in their hunt for the attackers, who the...

Thousands rally in Seoul to demand president's...

Thousands rally in Seoul to demand president's...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 12 2016

Pressure on South Korea's scandal-hit president to resign escalated sharply Saturday, with organisers...

Britain's Brexiteers eye opportunity...

Britain's Brexiteers eye opportunity...

World

Fri, Nov 11 2016

Trump, whose mother was born in Britain, hailed the vote to leave the EU as "a fantastic thing" and pledged...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Iraq troops battle IS in Mosul, UN says...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 11 2016

The battle to retake Mosul is now in its fourth week, and while troops have entered the built-up area,...