South African police halt shipment of rhino horns, arrest two

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African police have intercepted 167 rhino horns believed to be destined for Southeast Asia, in one of the biggest such hauls ever in the country. ...

Red Cross, New Zealand hope for info on nurse held in Syria

New Zealand's foreign minister has confirmed a New Zealand nurse has been held captive by the Islamic State group in Syria for almost six years, information long kept secret for...

Theresa May cannot come back from her Easter “holiday” empty-handed

For herself, the Prime Minister is thought to be taking a few days off -- perhaps on one of her favorite walking holidays with her husband -- before returning to...

Minority Hazaras in Pakistan protest for third day after Quetta attack

QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) - Minority Shi’ite Hazaras blocked traffic in a sit-in protest for a third day in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Sunday after a suicide bomb...

UN says fighting over Libya’s Tripoli has killed 121

The U.N. health agency says ongoing clashes between rival militias for control of Libya's capital have killed at least 121 people. The World Health Organization says Sunday that 561 others have...

Ian Cognito dies on stage during his stand-up show

The comic, who was in his early 60s, fell ill during the performance at the Atic bar in the English town of Bicester, 14 miles north of Oxford. Paramedics were...

Gunfire heard outside Sudanese Defense Ministry was celebratory: witnesses

CAIRO (Reuters) - Gunfire that was heard outside the Sudanese Defense Ministry in the capital Khartoum on Saturday turned out to be celebratory, witnesses said. Rapid Support Forces (RSF)...

Malta: 4 EU nations will take in 64 migrants from aid ship

Ending a standoff over immigration, Malta on Saturday announced a deal to distribute 64 migrants rescued at sea off Libya 10 days ago among four European Union nations. Malta's government said...

Indian elections: Kashmiri voters speak out as violence continues

Over the years, he's given up dreaming for peace. "If you can't give us peace, give us the bunkers at least," says the 76-year-old, who lives in the town of...

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un gives U.S. to year-end to become more flexible

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the breakdown in talks with the United States has raised the risks of reviving tensions, and he is only interested...

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