Munir Ahmed, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 10:21am
Pakistan's Foreign Ministry on Thursday said India was expelling a Pakistani diplomat in New Delhi after briefly detaining him on what it called "false and unsubstantiated charges" — a sign of increasing tension between the two South Asian nuclear-armed archrivals.
Karel Janicek, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 10:12am
Half an hour's drive outside Prague, visitors looking for something different near the Czech capital can find themselves hiking in a former military zone — with army bunkers and a top secret Cold War depot to boot.
Sarah El Deeb, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 9:44am
The UN's children's agency on Thursday raised the death toll from a brutal attack the previous day on a school in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province to 28, including 22 children and six teachers, and suggested it may have been the deadliest attack on a school in the country's civil war.
Gillian Wong, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 9:23am
China's Communist Party elevated President Xi Jinping to the position of "core" leader on Thursday, underscoring his clout and strengthening his dominance ahead of a reshuffle in the top ranks next year.
Alessandra Tarantino and Colleen Barry, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 9:02am
Authorities scrambled to find housing Thursday for thousands of people displaced by a pair of strong earthquakes that struck the same region of central Italy hit by a deadly quake in August, hoping to prevent a second night for them on the street or in cars.
Alison Mutler, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:40am
A Romanian man asked his country's Constitutional Court on Thursday to recognize his marriage to an American man, in a case that has pitted the nation's conservative majority against those who want to move into the European mainstream. The court later postponed the case for a third time.
Ignatius Ssuuna, Associated Press | Posted Oct 27th - 8:31am
The Congolese army has arrested a senior member of the Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda, a rebel group that includes members accused of carrying out the 1994 genocide in Rwanda, a military official said Thursday.