Police in Myanmar have clashed with a mob blocking an aid shipment in Rakhine state while nine people have died in a road accident involving…
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned world leaders against war with North Korea, calling on them to take the threat of "nuclear peril" seriously. "We…
Forty million people around the world, mostly women and girls, were victims of modern slavery last year, according to a new report. The study by …
A powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit Mexico City on Tuesday, killing more than 200 people and causing widespread panic. The powerful quake struck at 1.14 p.m.…
About 421,000 Rohingya Muslims have crossed from Myanmar to Bangladesh since Aug. 25, the UN said on Tuesday. "Many of the new arrivals, who walked…
Stricter international sanctions will only lead North Korea to speed up its nuclear programme, Pyongyang said, as US and Chinese leaders agreed to "maximise the…
Dominica's Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says his Caribbean island nation has suffered "widespread devastation" after Hurricane Maria. "So far we have lost all what money…
Secretary-General of the Kurdistan Islamic Union Salahuddin Muhammad Bahaauddin, appealed to cadres of the party to adhere to the moderate approach. Secretary-General of the Kurdistan…
 Cox's Bazar-Hundreds of Rohingya, including children, were jostling to get hold of aid packages being thrown from trucks at Balukhali in the Bangladeshi city of…