Cuba marked the end of an era on Thursday as Miguel Diaz-Canel was formally elected as the country's new president, succeeding Raul Castro and becoming the first non-Castro to lead the island in six decades.
ISIS terror chiefs now have US city Seattle in their sights – and have vowed to have Donald Trump quaking in fear. They have released a poster via their media channels showing the West coast city – home to Boeing – in flames. Trump – dressed in ca
PARIS (Reuters) - France's far-left CGT labor union sought to broaden resistance to hard-hitting economic reforms on Thursday, urging employees across the public sector to join striking railway workers in their showdown with President Emmanuel Macron.
YANGON (Reuters) - A Myanmar minister expressed concerns on Thursday about "very poor conditions" in Rohingya refugee camps in neighboring Bangladesh, and said repatriation of the Muslim minority should start as soon as possible due to the coming monsoon
Charles Darwin, British biologist and the author of “The Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection,” who was also known as the “father of evolution,” died April 19, 136 years ago, but his unparalleled contributions in the scientific world li
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ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey's ruling AK Party taunted the main opposition party on Thursday to name a candidate to challenge Tayyip Erdogan for June elections which are expected to tighten the president's 15-year hold on power.
TWO young girls who were found dead after being sexually assaulted in India has captured the horrific extent of the country’s worsening rape crisis. An 11-year-old girl was found lying face down in a cricket pitch in the city of Surat after she had
(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble Co (P&G) has agreed to acquire Merck KGaA's consumer health unit for 3.4 billion euros ($4.2 billion), giving it vitamin brands such as Seven Seas and greater exposure to Latin American and As
LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's lower house of parliament will debate staying in a customs union with the European Union next week, stepping up pressure on Prime Minister Theresa May to change her Brexit blueprint.
Only a week ago, news surfaced that Saudi officials were quietly hoping to push oil prices up to $80 per barrel, which would help boost the valuation of Saudi Aramco IPO. But why not $100 per barrel? Reuters reports that Riyadh would be fine with prices r
LUANDA (Reuters) - A front page complains that the city traffic lights do not work, audiences laugh a little louder at risky political gags, and a policeman admits mistakes were made. After decades of iron rule in Angola, there are signs of a softer touch
THE heroic pilot who guided a Southwest Airlines jet to safety “our hearts are heavy” that one of her passengers died when the engine exploded mid-air. Tammie Jo Shults, 56, was hailed an American hero after successfully landing the Boeing 737