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Italian city evacuates 54,000 people...

Italian city evacuates 54,000 people...

Europe

Sun, Dec 15 2019

The device was damaged by the workers' equipment, making the operation more tricky

Sudan's Bashir gets two years' detention...

Sudan's Bashir gets two years' detention...

Africa

Sun, Dec 15 2019

The court also ordered the confiscation of 6.9 million euros, $351,770 and 5.7 million Sudanese pounds...

Smog forces schools shut in Iran

Smog forces schools shut in Iran

Middle East

Sun, Dec 15 2019

Trucks were banned outright in Tehran province

14 killed in Nepal pilgrimage bus...

14 killed in Nepal pilgrimage bus...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 15 2019

Some 18 passengers who were injured were taken to hospital

Clashes erupt in Delhi over citizenship...

Clashes erupt in Delhi over citizenship...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 13 2019

Protesters attacked cars in the capital, and several people were injured and taken to hospital

UN voices concern over Indian citizenship...

UN voices concern over Indian citizenship...

South Asia

Fri, Dec 13 2019

Law fundamentally discriminatory, says United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

UK election 2019: As it happened

UK election 2019: As it happened

Europe

Fri, Dec 13 2019

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson wins substantial majority as Labour and the Liberal Democrats suffer...

2 dead, several wounded in India as...

2 die in Assam as protests escalate...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 12 2019

The new law is also raising concerns that Modi's government is pushing a Hindu-first identity for...

Factbox: Five facts about the ICJ

Factbox: Five facts about the ICJ

World

Tue, Dec 10 2019

Here are some key facts about the court

Explainer: Everything you need to know...

Explainer: Everything you need to know...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 10 2019

The UN's International Court of Justice (ICJ) mechanisms is explained as follows

Protests over Indian nationality...

Protests over Indian nationality...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

On Monday, 100 scientists and scholars at institutions in India and abroad published a joint letter expressing...

Trump warns Kim has 'everything' to...

Trump warns Kim has 'everything' to...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 9 2019

On Saturday, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in spoke by phone with Trump and agreed to maintain...

UN: Tech, climate change creating new...

UN: Tech, climate change creating new...

World

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The UNDP report said climate change will fuel inequality as it hits developing countries, many with limited...

Sudan reduces troops in Yemen to...

Sudan reduces troops in Yemen to...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The conflict is seen in the region as a proxy war between Saudi Arabia and Iran

Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

Sri Lanka shakes up intelligence agency...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

A local jihad group was blamed for the coordinated Easter Sunday attacks against three luxury hotels...

Saudi eliminates gender-segregated entrances...

Saudi eliminates gender-segregated entrances...

Middle East

Mon, Dec 9 2019

It was unclear whether a restriction on seating inside restaurants will also be removed

India gang-rape shootings revives extrajudicial...

India gang-rape shootings revives extrajudicial...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

More recently, the encounters have been deployed against those accused of violent crimes

Five dead, many injured after New Zealand...

Five dead, many injured after New Zealand...

Oceania

Mon, Dec 9 2019

The eruption occurred at 0111 GMT, thrusting a thick plume of white ash 3.6 kilometres into the sky

Factory owner, manager nabbed after...

Factory owner, manager nabbed after...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced compensation of $13,933 for the families of those...

Divided Congress to weigh Trump impeachment...

Divided Congress to weigh Trump impeachment...

North America

Mon, Dec 9 2019

Trump has denied wrongdoing and said the inquiry is a hoax

China claims everyone in Xinjiang camps...

China claims everyone in Xinjiang camps...

East Asia

Mon, Dec 9 2019

China, which has repeatedly denied any mistreatment of Uighurs, has not provided any official figures...