Interpol named South Korea's Kim Jong-yang as its new president on Wednesday, in a blow to Russia which denounced ‘unprecedented pressure’ against its own candidate to lead the global policing body.
A fledgling African regional force fighting militants in Sahel countries is more effective -- with fewer resources -- than a UN mission with a similar remit in Mali, the Mauritanian president said Wednesday.
The French National Assembly has approved two laws to crack down on false information during election campaigns, despite criticism from the opposition.
The European Commission took the first step on Wednesday toward disciplining Italy over its expansionary 2019 budget after Rome refused to change it ...
A court in Tajikistan on Wednesday sentenced an Islamic State jihadist to life in prison for organising an attack this summer that killed four Western tourists, a judicial source said.
Australian heroin courier Renae Lawrence was released from an Indonesian prison on Wednesday, the first of the so-called Bali Nine drug smuggling ring to gain freedom after the execution of the two ring leaders strained ties between the countries.
Afghan authorities were struggling on Wednesday to identify the group behind a suicide bomb attack that killed at least 55 people at a gathering of religious scholars in Kabul after the Taliban denied any responsibility.
Tribespeople armed with bows and arrows killed an American tourist who illegally ventured to their island home, police said Wednesday in India's Andaman islands where contact with indigenous people is banned to protect their way of life.
Interpol is to vote for its new president Wednesday, with the US backing a South Korean candidate who Moscow says is part of a last-minute effort to scuttle a Russian frontrunner's chances.