Armenia’s capital Yerevan hit by deadly explosion | News

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, Mayor’s office says an unknown number of people were trapped under rubble after an explosion hit the market in Yerevan. At least one person has been killed…

Seoul moves to ban cramped basement flats after flood deaths | Weather News

South Korean capital will stop issuing permits to build basement flats after four people drowned by floodwater trapped in their home. Authorities in Seoul are moving to ban the typically…

Touch not my anointed: Holy fever grips Kenya in election season | Elections

Nairobi, Kenya – They may not be on the ballot or possess Kenyan citizenship but the names God and Jesus Christ are all over the politics of the East African…

What will be the future of the Thames Estuary settlements? | Climate Crisis News

Malcolm Newell has lived in his sea-view home in Eastchurch, Kent for more than 20 years and dreams of his seven grandchildren taking it on after him. But with the…

Afghans say they know little about US killing of al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri News

Kabul, Afghanistan – The news of the killing of al-Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri slowly made its way through the Afghan capital. For many Afghans, it came as a complete surprise.…

Iraqi protesters storm parliament for second time in a week | News

DEVELOPING STORYDEVELOPING STORY, Supporters of Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr occupy parliament to prevent the nomination of a new PM. Protesters have once again breached Iraq’s parliament in a show of…

Rising anti-refugee sentiment leads to debate in Turkey | News

With the Turkish government struggling to deal with one of the most serious economic crises the country has faced in decades, another troubling problem is rearing its head – the…

Three killed in Philippines university shooting during graduation | Gun Violence News

Official says the attack appears to be an assassination since a former mayor of Lamitan town is among the dead. At least three people, including a former mayor of a…

Wildfires raging in Europe: What, where and why? | Explainer News

As emergency services battle wildfires across Europe, we take a look at the event and the probable causes. Once a rare occurrence, extreme fires are now becoming more frequent and…

Indian woman to visit Pakistan home for the first time since 1947 | India-Pakistan Partition News

When 92-year-old Indian citizen Reena Varma visits her childhood home in Pakistan this week, for the first time in 75 years, she will be the only one in her family…