Aug 20, 2018 2:06
Venezuela on Monday slashed five zeros from prices as part of a broad economic plan that President Nicolas Maduro says will tame hyperinflation but critics call another raft of failed socialist policies that will push the chaotic country deeper into crisis.
Aug 20, 2018 0:47
More than two million Muslims gather at Mount Arafat for a vigil to atone for their sins as the annual haj pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia reaches its climax.
Aug 20, 2018 1:52
Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, two Reuters journalists accused of obtaining secret documents in Myanmar, will hear the courts verdict on August 27.
Aug 20, 2018 1:04
Iran wants European states to speed up their attempts to salvage the nuclear deal after the Trump administration pulled out. France's Total has become the latest firm to stop doing business with Tehran.
Aug 20, 2018 2:13
The tiny Pacific archipelago of Palau has been caught in an escalating diplomatic tug-of-war between China and Taiwan, as China reportedly tries to reduce the number of countries that diplomatically recognize Taiwan. Reuters' Farah Master reports.
Aug 20, 2018 1:22
Several gunshots were fired from a vehicle at the U.S. embassy in the Turkish capital, Ankara, on Monday, hitting a window in a security post but causing no casualties.
Aug 20, 2018 2:12
Manufacturers exporting 'Made in China' to the U.S. say they're feeling the strain of the U.S.-China trade conflict, after already feeling the squeeze from years of rising production costs and tighter regulation in China.
Aug 20, 2018 1:29
Federal prosecutors have homed in on over $20 million in loans obtained by U.S. President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen from taxi businesses owned by him and his family, according to the New York Times.
Aug 20, 2018 1:51
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announces a ceasefire with Taliban insurgents from Monday to mark the Muslim Eid al-Adha holiday, days after fighting in the central city of Ghazni and a northern province.
Aug 19, 2018 1:24
A series of quakes including a powerful 6.9 magnitude tremor struck the Indonesian vacation island of Lombok on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, killing one person and causing others to rush out of buildings in panic.
Aug 19, 2018 1:35
As of 12 a.m. on Saturday, new regulations put in place by Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno prohibit Venezuelans from entering Ecuador without a valid passport. Previously, they could enter with no other document than their national ID cards.
Aug 19, 2018 1:18
The search operation for those missing in the Genoa bridge collapse ended Saturday nights after the last three bodies were found, bringing the official death toll to 43.