Jul 17, 2018 1:23
During a speech marking the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela, former U.S. President Barack Obama warned that "politics of fear and resentment" are on the move, and "in the West, you've got far-right parties that often times are based... on barely hidden racial nationalism."
Jul 17, 2018 1:19
A flight school in Saudi Arabia is opening its doors for women, following the end of a decades-long driving ban in the deeply conservative Muslim country where many social restrictions are easing.
Jul 17, 2018 1:03
Dozens of Syrians approached the Israeli frontier on the Golan Heights on Tuesday in an apparent attempt to seek help or sanctuary from a Russian-backed Syrian army offensive, before turning back after a warning from Israeli forces.
Jul 17, 2018 1:52
Japan and the European Union have signed a wide-ranging free trade deal that both sides hope will act as a counterweight to the protectionist forces unleashed by U.S. President Donald Trump.
Jul 17, 2018 1:00
A Moscow court handed down 15-day jail sentences on four members of the Pussy Riot protest group who interrupted Sunday’s World Cup final.
Jul 17, 2018 1:25
Chinese blockbuster hopeful backed by Alibaba's film company was abruptly pulled from cinemas after pulling in a meager $7 million dollars on opening weekend.
Jul 17, 2018 0:54
The official pro-Brexit campaign group has been fined and referred to the police by a UK watchdog for breaching spending rules.
Jul 17, 2018 1:17
A lava explosion from Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano strikes a tour boat and injures nearly two dozen people, the worst casualty incident since the volcano began erupting in May.
Jul 17, 2018 1:35
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has caved in to hardliners within her own party by amending her Brexit proposals. Her capitulation won her a key vote on the plans, but exposed her vulnerability.
Jul 16, 2018 1:57
Montenegro's Bar-Boljare highway is being championed as the project of the century, but there are fears the scheme is weighing the tiny European country down with debt, and making it reliant on China.
Jul 16, 2018 1:27
About 200 protesters gathered at the main entrance to Iraq's Siba natural gas field on Monday, police sources said, following more than a week of unrest over poor services sweeping southern cities amid political uncertainty.
Jul 16, 2018 0:42
U.S. President Trump told Russian President Putin that he hopes the two leaders will end up having "an extraordinary relationship" in opening remarks in Helsinki.