Amid an outpouring of condemnation over President-elect Donald Trump's telephone conversation with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, some prominent US conservatives are commending his decision to take her call.
Uzbekistan's prime minister and interim president, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, looks likely to win a presidential election on Sunday by a landslide and become the second leader of Central Asia's most populous nation since independence.
The winner of Gambia's presidential election told Reuters on Saturday he was keen to form a new cabinet to get cracking with reforms, a day after veteran leader Yahya Jammeh stunned the tiny west African nation by conceding defeat.
France's Left on Saturday launched a bid to re-energise supporters disenchanted by Francois Hollande's five years in power and find a candidate to unite the ranks ahead of a presidential election next year where it could face humiliation.
Argentine President Mauricio Macri said on Saturday that court investigations into against jailed social justice activist Milagro Sala were justified, after two major multilateral organizations called this week for her release.
A teenage Afghan asylum seeker has been arrested on suspicion of the rape and murder of a 19-year-old female student in Germany, police and prosecutors said Saturday.
Representatives of around 40 countries on Saturday (Dec 3) approved plans to establish a fund to protect heritage sites in war zones and a network of safe havens for endangered artworks.
Syria's army advanced in east Aleppo on Saturday (Dec 3) in a devastating assault that has placed it in control of more than half of the former rebel stronghold and prompted international outrage.
Norway's right-wing minority coalition has secured backing in parliament from two centrist parties for its 2017 fiscal budget, preventing a government collapse, politicians negotiating the deal told Reuters on Saturday.
The convoy carrying the ashes of Cuba's late communist leader Fidel Castro capped an island-wide journey on Saturday (Dec 3), reaching the cradle of his revolution for a big ceremony before his burial.