Thursday, May 5, 2016

World

Egypt's top appeals court acquitted on Wednesday Hosni Mubarak's last prime minister of corruption charges...

An Egyptian court sentenced prominent activist Sanaa Seif to six months in prison on Wednesday,...

One Ukrainian coal miner was killed and at least nine others were missing, feared dead...

Three Red Cross staff members have been kidnapped in eastern Congo in an attack blamed...

US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Syria's Bashar al-Assad of "repercussions" if his regime...

Once reviled by fellow Republicans as a "wacko bird" eager to shut down the US government, Ted Cruz believed his arch-conservatism could propel him...

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) officials have strongly criticised pop singer Justin Bieber for posing with a Bengal tiger at his...

Donald Trump seized the mantle of Republican standard-bearer for the 2016 presidential election late on Tuesday, sending his only serious challenger Ted Cruz crashing...

Kurdish militants launched a car bomb attack near a military installation in southeast Turkey overnight, killing one soldier and wounding five people, the armed...

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan is to meet Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Wednesday, bringing forward by a day their usual weekly meeting, as tension...

The young Afghan boy who captivated hearts after he was pictured wearing a plastic bag as an improvised Lionel Messi jersey has appealed to...

Venezuela's embattled President Nicolas Maduro said Tuesday he would allow a referendum vote on removing him from power if electoral officials validate the 1.85...

A Brazilian court on Tuesday agreed to end its blockage of the smartphone messaging service WhatsApp after suspending it for failing to surrender user...