Stories about Worldwide

Oct 18 2016

Philippines Scraps Joint Patrols With US in South China Sea

Duterte's remark was made in response to mounting United States and European Union criticism of his war on drugs, which has led to over 3,600 deaths at the hands of polic...

Oct 18 2016

Eight killed, several injured in fire at Bhubaneswar hospital

The fire, suspected to have originated from the dialysis ward on the first floor, quickly spread to other areas, including the intensive care unit (ICU) on the same floor...

Oct 18 2016

Netflix adds more subscribers than expected

Two major concerns for investors and analysts over the past few months have been Netflix's growth prospects internationally, as well as the massive amounts of cash ($6 ...

Oct 17 2016

Chelsea humble Leicester 3-0

Despite their positive passing moves from open play, the second almost arrived from a dead-ball situation as David Luiz's free kick swerved through the air but back off t...

Oct 17 2016

Mosul: Battle to retake Islamic State stronghold has begun

After the announcement, the United States said it was proud to stand with the Kurdish Peshmerga and Iraqi government forces. The terror group has promised to throw ev...

Oct 16 2016

Trump faces accusations from more women

John Barry of Mission Viejo, California, said in the statement that Summer Zervos , a former contestant on NBC's " The Apprentice ", "wishes she could still be on ...

Oct 16 2016

IS 'bomb drone' kills two Kurds, wounds French soldiers in Iraq

The Islamic State is now attempting to use small, commercially-available drones armed with explosives to launch attacks at American and Kurdish troops in Iraq, accordin...

Oct 15 2016

Footballer Ched Evans found 'not guilty' of rape

In October a year ago, Evans's case was referred to the Court of Appeal on the basis of new information and he subsequently won an appeal against the original conviction ...

Oct 15 2016

Asian shares rise after China inflation beats expectations

In Bangkok the Stock Exchange of Thailand soared 4.2 percent in the afternoon, paring huge losses built up through the week as news filtered out that King Bhumibol Adulya...

Oct 15 2016

The Great Barrier Reef pronounced dead by scientists

One of the planet's greatest living wildernesses was declared no more by leading environmental writer Rowan Jacobsen . According to a report by the ARC Centre of Exce...

Oct 15 2016

Whew. Tri-Cities escapes worst of wind, but more forecast

Authorities expect Friday's storm to make poor traveling conditions, with wind gusts ranging from 40 to 60 miles per hour, and even reaching 80 miles per hour along the...

Oct 14 2016

London police make arrest after creepy clown incident

The victim was walking through Eaton Park in the city at around 8.24pm on Sunday when she was targeted in the creepy prank. In Suffolk, a boy "younger than a teenager" ...

Oct 14 2016

Robots organize your photos, so you can procrastinate

Next, Google Photos will now automatically create animations from a user's videos, which they can share with friends. It then creates a short animation of that particul...

Oct 14 2016

Trump takes on own party

He also attempted to deflect criticism against him by pointing out Bill Clinton's history of alleged sexual assault during Sunday's presidential debate . Dan Patrick , w...

Oct 14 2016

Van Rooyen joins call to block release of state capture report

In the letter, Gert van der Merwe, writing on behalf of Ajay Gupta, accuses Madonsela of having a predetermined view of how she wanted the report to look. "The objective ...

Oct 14 2016

Mortaza helps Bangladesh level series

The umpires intervened after the England captain and several Bangladesh players were involved in a heated confrontation in the second one-day global, which the Tigers...

Oct 14 2016

India conveys to Moscow its opposition to Russia-Pak military exercise

The group comprises Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand. The responses from Russian Federation and China at the Brics meet will be especia...

Oct 14 2016

António Guterres to be next United Nations secretary general

Reporting from the United Nations headquarters in New York City, Al Jazeera's James Bays said the selection of Guterres was a far cry from what some expected at the...

Oct 14 2016

Spanish embassy employee found dead in his house in Pakistan

An ambulance that brought the body of a Spanish diplomat is parked at a clinic in Islamabad , Pakistan, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016. According to the police, the counselor...

Oct 14 2016

'I'll humiliate you': Duterte challenges West to probe Philippines drugs war

According to Reuters, this year the Philippines will receive about $120 million in United States military aid - the largest since 2000. "Putting an end to joint US-PH p...