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PORT-AU-PRINCE At least 172 inmates escaped a Haitian prison near the capital Port-au-Prince during an armed mutiny, killing one guard and many escaping with police...

WASHINGTON The collapse of free trade talks between Canada and the European Union on Friday is yet another sign of increasingly stiff resistance to economic...

HAVANA Colombia’s government and Marxist Farc rebels on Saturday started talks on how to retool a peace deal, rejected in a referendum last month, that...

MONTEVIDEO A former Guantanamo inmate resettled in Uruguay who went on hunger strike to demand relocation to another country has dropped his protest after receiving...

BOGOTA/CARACAS Colombia’s Avianca airline will restart flights to Venezuela after one of its aircraft was approached by at least one Venezuelan warplane on Friday, creating...

BEIJING The leaders of the world’s most powerful political party gather in Beijing on Monday for a conclave that could change the course of Chinese...

TOKYO A 72 year-old retired soldier, Toshikatsu Kurihara, blew himself up in a park in the Japanese city of Utsunomiya, killing himself and injuring three...

SYDNEY An all-Australian consortium comprising some of the country’s richest grazier families made a counter-offer on Sunday for one of the world’s largest cattle estates,...

SYDNEY An Australian government minister criticised the human rights commissioner on Sunday for comments on the treatment of refugees and reproof of politicians, saying she...

JAKARTA Apple is battling to gain a foothold in Indonesia after nationalistic regulations hit the US tech giant’s efforts to compete in the booming emerging...