Tired of Waiting for Asylum in Southern Mexico, Thousands of Migrants March North

Tired of Waiting for Asylum in Southern Mexico, Thousands of Migrants March North

Yaneli Castillo fled Honduras with her two young children after gang members killed her husband in front of their house and threatened that she...
Palestinians Clashed With Israeli Police Just Outside Jerusalem’s Old City

Palestinians Clashed With Israeli Police Just Outside Jerusalem’s Old City

Palestinians clashed with Israeli police at a popular gathering place just outside Jerusalem’s Old City as thousands celebrated a Muslim holiday. This repeat of...
British Art Collector Returns Stolen Marble Angels

British Art Collector Returns Stolen Marble Angels

A British art collector who bought a pair of 17th-century marble angels from a Neapolitan antiques shop twenty years ago has returned the winged...
Sudan’s Leading General Declares State of Emergency After Forces Arrest Acting Prime Minister in Apparent Coup

Sudan’s Leading General Declares State of Emergency After Forces Arrest Acting Prime Minister in...

Sudan’s leading general declared a state of emergency on Monday, hours after his forces arrested the acting prime minister and disrupted the internet in...
Royal Experts and Correspondents Say the Palace Has Been “Misleading” About the Queen’s Health

Royal Experts and Correspondents Say the Palace Has Been “Misleading” About the Queen’s Health

Queen Elizabeth II's health has been getting a lot of attention lately. She's already Britain's longest-reigning monarch (a title she's held since 2015, when...
NATO’s flirtation with adding 2 more members runs the risk of starting a war the US can’t afford to fight

NATO’s flirtation with adding 2 more members runs the risk of starting a war...

US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is visiting Europe this week having said Ukraine and Georgia have an "open door to NATO" and that...
Egypt’s hotels back to full capacity, tourism official says

Egypt’s hotels back to full capacity, tourism official says

CAIRO, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Egypt has allowed hotels to run at full capacity while observing strict coronavirus precautionary measures, an official at the...
Lebanon’s negotiations with IMF likely to start in November -foreign minister

Lebanon’s negotiations with IMF likely to start in November -foreign minister

Oct 24 (Reuters) - The Lebanese foreign minister said on Sunday that negotiations with the International Monetary Fund would likely start in November, Lebanon's...
Turkey’s state banks likely to follow central bank and slash rates on Monday

Turkey’s state banks likely to follow central bank and slash rates on Monday

ISTANBUL, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Turkey's state banks are expected to cut borrowing costs on loans by around 200 basis points on Monday, according...
Taiwan, U.S. discuss UN participation ahead of key anniversary

Taiwan, U.S. discuss UN participation ahead of key anniversary

TAIPEI, Oct 24 (Reuters) - (This October 24 story corrects wording to 'century', not 'decade', in lead paragraph.) Taiwanese and U.S. officials have discussed how...
Melbourne to ease more Coronavirus curbs as 80% vaccination rate nears

Melbourne to ease more Coronavirus curbs as 80% vaccination rate nears

MELBOURNE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Melbourne, the world's most locked-down city that emerged from its latest spate of COVID-19 restrictions on Friday, will see...
Australian coalition gov’t junior partner gives preliminary support for net zero

Australian coalition gov’t junior partner gives preliminary support for net zero

MELBOURNE, Oct 24 (Reuters) - The junior partner in Australia's coalition government said on Sunday it will provisionally support a net zero emissions target...
Myanmar says it’s committed to ASEAN peace plan, despite general’s snub

Myanmar says it’s committed to ASEAN peace plan, despite general’s snub

Oct 24 (Reuters) - Myanmar's military rulers pledged on Sunday to cooperate "as much as possible" with a peace plan agreed with ASEAN, despite...
Italy, UniCredit fail to clinch Monte dei Paschi rescue deal

Italy, UniCredit fail to clinch Monte dei Paschi rescue deal

LONDON/MILAN, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Italy on Sunday ended talks with UniCredit (CRDI.MI) over the sale of Monte dei Paschi di Siena (MPS) (BMPS.MI)...
COVID-19 cases recorded in eastern Europe hit 20 million

Coronavirus Plague cases recorded in eastern Europe hit 20 million

Oct 24 (Reuters) - The number of coronavirus infections recorded so far in eastern Europe surpassed 20 million on Sunday, according to a Reuters...

Container ship fire off British Columbia smoldering, no longer spreading

Victoria, BRITISH COLUMBIA, Oct 24 (Reuters) - A container fire that broke out on Saturday on a cargo ship carrying mining chemicals off British...
Turkish lira hits record low after Erdogan seeks expulsions

Turkish lira hits record low after Erdogan seeks expulsions

ISTANBUL, Oct 24 (Reuters) - The Turkish lira weakened 1.6% to a record low against the dollar in early Asian trade after President Tayyip...
Colombia’s most-wanted drug lord caught

Colombia’s most-wanted drug lord caught

NECOCLI, Colombia, Oct 24 (Reuters) - The man Colombia describes as the world's most dangerous drug trafficker told security forces: "You beat me" when...
Over 2,000 Central American Migrants March from City in Southern Mexico Toward U.S. Border

Over 2,000 Central American Migrants March from City in Southern Mexico Toward U.S. Border

Over 2,000 migrants, mainly Central Americans, began walking out of a city in southern Mexico on Saturday where they have essentially been trapped. The migrants...
Sweden and Pakistan Warn Afghanistan is Hurtling Towards Collapse

Sweden and Pakistan Warn Afghanistan is Hurtling Towards Collapse

Afghanistan will shortly collapse into chaos unless the international community acts rapidly, Swedish and Pakistani ministers warned on Saturday. Afghanistan plunged into crisis after the...