JAKARTA: The French ambassador in Jakarta on Friday warned Indonesia that executing a Frenchman on death row on drugs charges would have “consequences” for the bilateral relationship.
KATMANDU: A former US Marine who lost his right leg and several fingers in an explosion in Afghanistan is making a second attempt to scale Mount Everest to inspire others like him, a year after an ava
COLOGNE: The Germanwings crash last month was an “unbelievable horror” for the families of those killed, compounded by the apparent senselessness of the co-pilot’s actions in bringing down the plane,
BUJUMBURA/GENEVA: Burundi’s police fired tear gas and water cannon at hundreds of protesters on Friday who were calling on the president not to run for a third term, a Reuters witness said.
THE HAGUE: Ukraine wants the International Criminal Court to investigate all alleged recent war crimes in Crimea and eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin said in an interview, broadening an
PRISTINA: Kosovo’s foreign minister and former guerrilla Hashim Thaci is set to make his first visit to former foe Belgrade to attend a regional conference, a Kosovan official said Friday, but authori
PHNOM PENH: Tearful survivors on Friday marked 40 years to the day since the Khmer Rouge marched on Phnom Penh, ending a civil war but heralding a terror that would kill a quarter of Cambodians and le
JOHANNESBURG/GENEVA: Twelve people were arrested overnight as anti-foreigner attacks in South Africa spread to parts of downtown Johannesburg, police said Friday.
CRETEIL: France’s prime minister announced Friday the government would pour 100 million euros into a major anti-racism and anti-Semitism action plan devised in the aftermath of the deadly Paris attack
PHOENIX: Five adults were found dead inside a Phoenix home after a shooting in a suspected dispute over the family’s business, police said.
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