For decades, Myanmar’s people dreamed of democracy. But a year into office, Aung San Suu Kyi’s elected government is struggling to revive a sluggish economy and shake off the vestiges of the still powerful military.
Fourteen-year-old San Min Hteik had worked at the steel factory for less than a week when his hand got caught in a machine, a casualty of the economic boom driving more children into Myanmar’s factories.
Indian student Sunny Nair has always dreamt of working for a technology giant in the United States, but fears that President Donald Trump will crush his ambition in life.
People pray by the coffin of South African anti-apartheid activist Ahmed Kathrada in Houghton, South Africa on Wednesday. Kathrada, one of Nelson Mandela’s closest colleagues in the struggle against apartheid, ...
Photo taken on March 28, 2017 shows the sunset scenery of Dead Sea near Sweimeh Village, Jordan.
French Interior Minister Matthias Fekl on Tuesday said an inquiry has been opened after a Chinese national was shot dead by a police officer, promising full respect of the law "to establish the facts."
Prime ministers from the Visegrad Group (V4) countries on Tuesday said they are against an obligatory refugee quota and linking migration with European funds.
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon won a major victory Tuesday in her demand for a new Scottish referendum.
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed an executive order aimed at reversing his predecessor Barack Obama's climate policies, a move that sparked praise from energy industry, criticism from environmentalists and, almost certainly, legal challenges in the future.
The British government will have to look at all options if political parties in Northern Ireland fail to reach an agreement to work together, MPs in the House of Commons were told Tuesday.
US President Donald Trump looked forward to welcoming President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt for an official visit to Washington on April 3, the White House said Tuesday.
A military court in Upper Egypt sentenced on Tuesday 111 fugitive loyalists of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood group to 25 years in jail over committing acts of violence and riot following the overthrow of former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in mid-2013, official MENA agency reported.
German federal prosecutor's office on Tuesday launched an investigation into suspected spying by Turkish intelligence service.
Cuba has approved a joint venture with a Spanish company to develop a new luxury gulf course and resort in the western province of Pinar del Rio, a senior tourism official announced Tuesday.
Warplanes targeted maintenance workers in charge of the Euphrates Dam in Syria's northern province of Raqqa, a monitor group reported on Tuesday.
British Prime Minister Theresa May made telephone calls Tuesday night to German Chancellor Angela Merkel, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Downing Street said.
British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday signed the Article 50 notification letter which will officially begin Britain's exit from the European Union (EU), local media said.
The Nigerian government forces on Tuesday opened an investigation on a 17-year-old terror suspect, who was nabbed while on a mission to spy on two crowded markets in the northeastern state of Borno.