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Accidents at two neighbouring gold mines in central China's Henan province killed 11 people on...

A court in Niger has freed fifteen civilians accused of complicity in an attempted putsch...

President Donald Trump suffered a stunning political setback on Friday in a Congress controlled by...

Khalid Masood, the 52-year-old Briton behind this week's terror attack on parliament, had a history...

Gunmen in the Gaza Strip on Friday shot dead a Hamas official who was freed...

Egypt's ousted president Hosni Mubarak left a military hospital on Friday where he had spent much of his six-year detention, his lawyer said. Mubarak had...

French centre-right presidential candidate Francois Fillon on Thursday accused President Francois Hollande, a Socialist, of orchestrating media leaks that have dented his image as...

Donald Trump warned Republicans that he is done negotiating and wants a vote Friday on dismantling Obamacare, setting up a high-stakes showdown with members...

China is not militarising the disputed South China Sea, the country's premier said Friday in Australia, claiming defence equipment Beijing has installed on artificial...

European Union leaders will receive guidance from Pope Francis Friday, on the eve of the troubled bloc's 60th anniversary celebrations in Rome. On past form,...

Judges at the International Criminal Court are expected on Friday to unveil the first compensation awards to victims of war crimes, with lawyers estimating...

As a nurse in rural Democratic Republic of Congo where health facilities are scarce and patients often arrive too late for treatment, Jeanne Empunda...

Kenya began selling a government bond exclusively via mobile phones on Thursday, a world first aimed at expanding the pool of investors in a...