10:22 am, September 20, 2014

World News

4 jailed in SAfrica for Rwanda general murder plot

4 sentenced to jail for murder attempt on exiled ex-Rwandan general in South Africa

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 01:30pm EDT

Italy activists denounce death of mother bear

Italy's animal rights activists up in arms over death of bear who injured mushroom forager

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 01:00pm EDT

War gives inspiration to Gaza's artists

Gaza's artists look at war amid tiny coastal strip's other woes of closure, restrictions

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 12:52pm EDT

Report: Progress slow in Nazi art restitution

Report: Little or no progress in restitution of Nazi-era looted art in many countries

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 12:22pm EDT

Pakistan evacuates thousands as floods hit plains

Pakistan troops evacuate thousands as floods hit plains; death toll at 461 in Pakistan, India

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 12:14pm EDT

Hamas says ready to talk to Israel directly

Senior Hamas leader says group is willing to talk to Israel directly

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 12:08pm EDT

Yes camp winning battle of ads Scotland campaign

Yes camp winning battle of ads in Scotland campaign as voting nears

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 11:54am EDT

EU agrees to introduce new sanctions on Russia

Diplomats: EU agrees to introduce new economic sanctions on Russia over Ukraine situation

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 11:50am EDT

US gives ambulances to Sierra Leone to fight Ebola

US gives 5 ambulances to Sierra Leone; Gates Foundation to spend $50 million on Ebola response

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 10:04am EDT

Court lifts bank freeze on ex-US diplomat

Austrian court lifts bank account freeze for ex-US diplomat Zalmay Khalilzad

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 09:40am EDT

1 march, 11 sentences for Myanmar rights activist

One march, 11 prison sentences for Myanmar activist, one of many arrested for peaceful protest

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 08:39am EDT

Currency question at heart of Scottish debate

New currency for a new country? Scotland faces range of options, risks if it breaks from UK

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 07:36am EDT

Putin orders forces in the east on combat drill

Russia's Putin orders military exercise in the east to test readiness of the forces

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 06:30am EDT

UK leader rushes to fend off Scottish independence

British Prime Minister Cameron implores Scots not to break his heart by leaving the UK

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 05:34am EDT

Islamic State group not an unstoppable juggernaut

Islamic State group: A fearsome jihadi outfit, but not an unstoppable juggernaut

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 03:42am EDT

What Mideast states could offer a US coalition

A look at what Mideast states could offer a US-led coalition against the Islamic State group

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 02:48am EDT

Kerry says US will back Iraq against militants

Kerry says US, coalition of nations to stand with Iraq against rampant Islamic State militancy

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 01:02am EDT

Israeli military opens its own probe into Gaza war

Israeli army opens its own investigation into Gaza war in attempt to dissuade outside probes

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 11:00pm EDT

Putin promises new weapons to fend Western threats

Putin: Russia developing new nuclear, conventional weapons in response to moves by US, NATO

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 08:36pm EDT

Major river overflows, threatening Pakistan city

Major river overflows, threatening hundreds of thousands in flood inundating India, Pakistan

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 07:16pm EDT
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