Taliban militants killed 30 members of the Afghan security forces in an ambush in the western province of Badghis on Wednesday.
In the slums of Jakarta, Indonesia's poor are getting a taste of how the other half live thanks to a new programme that aims to take a bite out of its mammoth food-waste problem.
Shrugging off all concerns, Pakistanis celebrated Eid al-Fitr like never before. Across the country, despite successive heatwaves, people thronged markets to boost the Eid economy by about 15%, crossing the trillion-rupee mark, hitting Rs1.1tn.
Italy’s far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini has defended his plans to count the Roma community living in the country and deport those without legal status, despite outrage at home and abroad.
Three people were killed and three others injured in a gang shooting in the southern Swedish city of Malmo, plagued by rival criminal gangs, police said yesterday.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Emmanuel Macron jointly stressed yesterday on the need for an EU-wide solution to the migration crisis that is currently casting a shadow over co-operation between European neighbours.