Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is staring at election losses in big heartland states, polls show, suggesting that farm distress and a lack of jobs for growing numbers of young people ...
Italy's deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, normally relishes confrontation, but now the firebrand populist is under attack from a place he calls home.
This year’s Nobel Peace Prize winners have called for justice for the victims of sexual violence in conflicts around the world, a day before they will receive the award for their efforts to put an end to rape as a weapon of war.
Around 800 paddlers braved tough conditions on the Seine river in Paris to take part in the world’s largest stand-up paddle (SUP) race yesterday.
The president of Democratic Republic of Congo, Joseph Kabila, plans to stay in politics when he steps down after elections on Dec 23 and does not rule out running again for president in 2023, he told Reuters in an interview yesterday.
The Eastern Police District yesterday said it was ready to arrest Senator Antonio Trillanes 4th who is said to be in Mandaluyong City.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has agreed to provide Rs26.6bn ($195mn) for the construction of the much-delayed Naulong dam in Baluchistan, after the provincial government agreed to issue an NOC (no objection certificate) next week, allowing the Water and Power ...
Brazilian builder Odebrecht’s Peruvian unit has signed a deal with Peruvian authorities to pay a multimillion dollar fine that will allow it to continue operating in the country in return for providing evidence about officials it bribed, three sources related to the matter said.
The northern Kerala city of Kannur was catapulted onto the world aviation map yesterday with the opening of an international airport amid festivities in the region, home to a large number of expatriates in the Gulf.