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Syria state media: 2 Israeli missiles hit area near airport 2 Israeli missiles hit area near Damascus airport

State news agency SANA says the strike Tuesday happened shortly after midnight


Donald Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for decision over tariffs Trump chides Harley-Davidson in tariff row

The EU tariffs are a response to new US duties on steel and aluminium imports


Australia to buy 6 US-made Triton drones for $5.1 billion

Australia to buy 6 US-made Triton drones for $5.1 billion

The first MQ-4C Triton had been bought from Northrop Grumman for AU$1.4 billion ($1 billion).


Flooding damages roads, homes in Vietnam; deaths rise to 15

Vietnam flood: Death toll rises to 15

The disaster caused by heavy rains over the past few days has caused an estimated $6 million in damages to infrastructure, homes and agriculture


Heathrow airport: MPs vote in favour of expansion Heathrow airport: MPs vote in favour of expansion

The government won a key vote in the Commons by 415 votes to 119 - a majority of 296


Benazir Bhutto assassination: 'Most wanted' in murder resurfaces 'Most wanted' in Bhutto murder resurfaces

Ikramullah is believed to have been a back-up suicide bomber, who was meant to detonate his explosive vest if the first attacker did not succeed


US astronaut Buzz Aldrin sues his two children for 'misuse of finances' US astronaut Buzz Aldrin sues his children

The 88-year-old was the second man to ever walk on the surface of the Moon


Trump to Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters: 'Be careful' Trump warns congresswoman: 'Be careful'

Democratic lawmaker Maxine Waters encourages supporters to publicly harass Trump administration officials during a rally on Saturday


US border agents halt migrant family prosecutions US relaxes 'zero tolerance' on migrants

US border security chief McAleenan has temporarily stopped launching criminal prosecutions of migrants who illegally enter the country with children


Taiwan under 'immense pressure' from China: Tsai Taiwan under 'immense pressure' from China: Tsai

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen calls on the international community to "constrain" China by standing up for freedoms


Four dead in 24 hours as heavy rain pounds Mumbai; traffic, trains hit Four dead in 24 hours as heavy rain pounds Mumbai

Heavy rain in Mumbai since last night slowed down traffic and delayed trains, hitting thousands of school and office-goers on a Monday morning


World reaction to Erdogan's election victory World reaction to Erdogan's election victory

Here are some of the first reactions on Monday from leaders of other countries:


Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital   Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital

State-run al-Ekhbariya says no casualties were immediately reported


Putin praises Erdogan's 'great political authority' Putin praises Erdogan's 'great political authority'

Putin stresses his readiness to continue "close joint work" and dialogue with Erdogan


Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers   Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers

Erdogan can appoint ministers, vice presidents and high-level bureaucrats and decide on security policies


86 people killed in central Nigeria violence: police 86 people killed in central Nigeria violence: police

The discovery in the Barikin Ladi area of Plateau state comes after days of ethnic violence


36 civilians killed in Mali attack: Local group 36 civilians killed in Mali attack: Local group

The growing insecurity is a key concern ahead of the July 29 election in which President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is running again


Erdogan wins re-election in historic Turkish polls Erdogan wins historic Turkish polls

Turkish voters cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap elections


European countries to formalise EU defence force plan European countries to formalise EU defence force plan

Nine EU nations will on Monday formalise a plan to create a European military intervention force, a…


Erdogan claims Turkey election victory Erdogan claims Turkey election victory

With 96% of the votes for parliament counted, the president's AK Party leads with 43% of the votes, the state news agency Anadolu reports


Erdogan leads in early results of Turkey election Erdogan leads in Turkey election

If Erdogan wins more than 50% of the overall vote, he will be declared the winner and avoid the need for a second round of voting


Violence claims more lives in Nicaragua as unrest continues Violence claims more lives in Nicaragua

Protesters are calling for Ortega's ouster and opposition groups want presidential elections to be moved up by two years, to 2019


Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S China Sea tensions rise Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S China Sea tensions rise

Mattis will be the first defense secretary in President Donald Trump's administration to visit China


2nd person dies after blast at Ethiopia rally, minister says 2nd person dies after blast at Ethiopia rally

More than 150 people have been injured in the blast, several of them critically


Vatican ex-diplomat sentenced to five years on child pornography charges Vatican sentences priest over child porn

The former diplomat will serve his sentence in the Vatican's small prison, and pay a fine of €5,000 (£4,400; $5,800)


Italy migrant row: Malta defiant over stranded rescue boat Migrant boat stranded in angry stand-off

Both Italy and Malta refused to allow the migrant rescue ship Aquarius to dock in the previous incident, before the Spanish port of Valencia intervene


Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon' Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon'

Kushner says the plan is "almost done," but offered scant details aside from the promise of economic prosperity


Malaysian political icon Anwar Ibrahim hospitalized Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim hospitalized

The 70-year-old was being treated late Saturday following a trip to Turkey


US military plans migrant tent camps amid Trump crackdown

US 'plans migrant camps on military bases'

The memo says the camps would be built on abandoned airfields in California, Alabama, and Arizona


Polls open in Turkey's high-stakes elections Polls open in Turkey's high-stakes elections

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been in power since 2003, is vying for a new five-year term with vastly increased powers under the new system


Sarah Sanders kicked out of restaurant because of work for Trump Sarah Sanders kicked out of restaurant

The incident comes days after Homeland Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was booed at a Mexican restaurant in Washington DC


Iraq 'kills 45 IS leaders' in Syria

Iraq 'kills 45 IS leaders' in Syria

The Iraqi military has been cooperating with the Syrian government in the fight against the militants, who are holding out in the border


New Zealand leader names daughter Neve New Zealand leader names daughter Neve

Jacinda Ardern makes her first public appearance on Sunday since giving birth to her daughter on Thursday


Prince William set to 'wander among bones of Empire' Prince William begins Middle East tour

The Duke of Cambridge is embarking upon an historic tour of the Middle East - visiting both Israel and the Palestinian territories



Zimbabwe President Mnangagwa says he was 'inches' from Bulawayo explosion Zimbabwe president 'inches' from explosion

Video footage from White City Stadium shows an explosion happening close to Mr Mnangagwa as he leaves the stage after addressing supporters


Women all set to legally drive cars in Saudi Arabia from June 24
Women all set to legally drive cars in Saudi Arabia from June 24

Saudi General Traffic Directorate last week started issuing licenses to women, after King Salman last year issued an order to allow women for driving


Clash leave 6 militants, 2 soldiers dead in Pakistan Clash leave 6 militants, 2 soldiers dead in Pakistan

Mohammad Khurasani, spokesman for Pakistani Taliban militants, claims his group attacked the troops in South Waziristan.


Corbyn: Labour government would quickly recognize Palestine Corbyn: Labour government would quickly recognize Palestine

Labour under Corbyn gained parliament seats, but narrowly lost to Prime Minister Theresa May's Conservative Party in 2017 snap elections


Gaza officials: 20 Palestinians wounded at Israeli border 20 Palestinians wounded at Israeli border

The Islamic militant group Hamas that rules Gaza has led three months of protests that turned violent

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