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BEIRUT A large truck bomb blast claimed by Daish killed nearly 50 people and wounded scores more in the northeastern Syrian city of Qamishli near...

SANAA The United Nations called for a humanitarian truce in the Yemeni province of Taiz after government forces captured a town from Houthi militia in...

ENAIBOSHO (Kenya) On a cold afternoon, three women are gathering dry grass and feeding it into a hand-operated baling machine. In no time, a...

LAGOS Every morning, Mama Biliki prepares small bags of popcorn outside her ramshackle house in Ajegunle, one of Lagos’ poorest neighbourhoods, to sell by the...

ABU DHABI Solar Impulse 2 landed on Tuesday in the UAE, completing its epic journey to become the first sun-powered airplane to circle the globe...

JAKARTA Rima Jayanti has not had formal training in detective work but with her sharp eye and gut instinct, her task is to spot Indonesian...

KLONG SAI PATTANA (Thailand) In Klong Sai Pattana, a rural community carved out of an illegal oil palm plantation by land rights campaigners, new arrivals...

BERLIN  (Germany) A 27-year-old Syrian man denied asylum in Germany a year ago died on Sunday when he set off a bomb outside a crowded...

ABU DHABI Solar Impulse 2 was on Monday approaching the end of its epic bid to become the first sun-powered airplane to circle the globe...

SLOVIANSK (Ukraine)/ MOSCOW On February 12 last year, the same day that a ceasefire ended the worst of the fighting in eastern Ukraine between rebels...