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BRUSSELS Germany’s Martin Schulz said on Thursday he would step down as head of the European Parliament and return to national politics in elections next...

MOSCOW/KIEV Moscow protested against Ukraine’s plans to carry out missile tests near Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014 following the toppling of a pro-Russian Ukrainian...

BERLIN The European Union and Turkey must honour their commitments to each other, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday, in a bid to cool...

PARIS French investigators probing the death of controversial British photographer David Hamilton believe he may have killed himself, an inquiry source said on Saturday, just...

 James Pearson SEOUL Hundreds of thousands rallied in central Seoul on Saturday for a fifth week of protests against President Park Geun-hye, in the largest...

JAKARTA Police in Indonesia have arrested a suspected militant and seized a large quantity of bomb making material that he planned to use in attacks...

TEKNAF (Bangladesh) Alam’s short life ended on Saturday in a dark, tattered tent in Bangladesh, succumbing to illness contracted while fleeing Myanmar where his stateless...

MANILA Around 100 militants from a group behind a deadly bombing in Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s home city were on Saturday under siege in a...

WELLINGTON Up to eight people are feared dead after a chartered fishing boat sank in New Zealand on Saturday, police said. Five bodies have been recovered...

TOKYO   Tokyo woke up to its first November snowfall in more than half a century, leaving commuters to grapple with train disruptions and slick...