Ten people died and another 16 were injured after a truck lost control and hit a crowd of people at a traditional market in southern China on Sunday, police said.
Tanzania is refusing to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said, a rare public rebuke as the region struggles to contain an outbreak already declared a global health emergency.
A pre-dawn raid by the terrorist group al-Shabaab on a military base in southern Somalia has left at least 18 people dead, officials told dpa on Sunday.
At least 26 people, including children, were killed when a passenger bus crashed into a hill in northern Pakistan on Sunday, an official said.
Hong Kong riot police took up position at the main rail station serving the airport on Sunday to prevent a new anti-government protest targeting air travel after a night of violent street clashes in the Chinese-ruled territory.
Britain’s Prince Harry, his wife Meghan and baby Archie are expected in South Africa tomorrow to begin their first official tour as a family since their son’s birth in May. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will begin the 10-day trip in Cape Town
Britain’s main opposition party, Labour, opened its annual conference yesterday amid divisions over Brexit as deep as those in Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservatives. “We’ll be setting out our plans to end the Brexit crisis, kickstart a Green Industrial Revolution
Boris Johnson headed off this weekend for the annual gathering of world leaders at the United Nations summit in New York where, despite an official focus on subjects including the environment and Iran, Brexit seems likely to yet again dominate the prime minister’s agenda.
The fires that burned through the Amazon rainforest last month sparked international outcry and offers of help, but as world leaders meet in New York, the planet’s largest rainforest remains engulfed in flames.
Thousands of volunteers wielding nets and bin bags scoured coasts, parks and riverbanks across the globe yesterday, in a litter-picking drive highlighting the vast quantity of trash dumped worldwide, a day after mass international climate protests.