MAEBASHI, Japan (Reuters) – Abraham Majok, a South Sudanese 1,500m runner training in Japan for the Tokyo Olympics, aims to bring back two things to…View More South Sudan Olympic athlete says he plans to take home message of peace
BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romania’s current target to join the single currency euro area in 2024 was “very ambitious” at the moment as it has large…View More Romania's 2024 euro adoption goal 'very ambitious': FinMin
Two-and-a-half hours by ferry from Incheon, South Korea, is the small island of Yeonpyeong. It looks from the ferry like any South Korean island, until…View More The tiny South Korean island watching the horizon
SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Chile´s central bank said on Wednesday it would hold its benchmark interest rate steady at 1.75%, and would likely keep it there…View More Chile central bank holds benchmark rate steady even as protests hammer economy
Commuters have complained of being ‘stuffed on trains like caged animals’ as a 27 day South Western Rail Service strike kicks off. One commuter claimed…View More South Western commuters faint and lengthy queues as 27-day strike beings
TIRANA (Reuters) – At least 15 people were killed when a powerful earthquake hit Albania on Tuesday, destroying buildings and burying residents under rubble. Here…View More 'People were screaming and crying' – Albania quake survivors speak
An anti-meth campaign has been criticised for its clumsy wording but was it actually a well-played bid for publicity in the fight against a deadly…View More Did South Dakota really ‘meth’ this one up?
South Africans have been offering to help a couple have the wedding of their dreams after a video of the proposal at a KFC restaurant…View More South Africa goes wild for KFC marriage proposal
Young women in South Korea are fighting for a new future. The #MeToo movement which has highlighted sexual harassment and abuse around the world has…View More #MeToo takes hold in South Korea
SOUTH Park’s makers have issued a mock apology to China after the show was banned following the airing of an episode in which a character…View More South Park creators mock China with fake apology after the show was completely banned in the country – The Sun
South Africa’s University of Cape Town (UCT) has removed a statue of British colonialist Cecil Rhodes that had become the focus of protests. The monument,…View More South African Rhodes statue removed
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Thursday ordered the expulsion from the United States of two members of Cuba’s delegation to the United Nations…View More U.S. expels two of Cuba's U.N. diplomats, citing 'influence operations'
A murder investigation has been launched after a man in his 20s was shot in Lewisham this afternoon. Police were called to Sydenham Road at…View More Hunt for south London killer who shot man dead in broad daylight
Africans have come out to boycott South Africa after days of looting and violence targeting foreigners in which five people died. Nigerian singers and Zambia’s…View More Stars boycott South Africa over xenophobic attacks