Seoul (AFP) - North Korea has executed the uncle of its leader Kim Jong-un after a shock purge, state news agency KCNA announced early Friday, branding the once-powerful Jang Song-Thaek a "traitor".
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's campaign for Congress to hold off on new sanctions over Iran's nuclear programme won a key endorsement on Thursday w...
Fifteen people on their way to a wedding in Yemen were killed in an air strike after their party was mistaken for an al Qaeda convoy, local security officials said on Thursday.
Pretoria (AFP) - Nelson Mandela was reclaimed by ordinary South Africans who queued in huge numbers in the hot sun Thursday to file past his open casket on a day reserved for the public.
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BEIJING (Reuters) - A China state television investigative report accusing Starbucks
Beijing (AFP) - China has lost its key North Korean interlocutor with the purging of Kim Jong-Un's uncle, but analysts say the young leader's tightening grip on power may be welcomed by Beijing, which prizes stability in its wayward nuclear-armed ally.
Barcelona (AFP) - Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy vowed Thursday to block an attempt by Catalan leaders to hold an independence referendum on November 9, 2014.
Fox News host Megyn Kelly has made herself the centre of a racial controversy by declaring that Jesus Christ and Santa Claus are white.
The man accused of faking sign interpretation at Nelson Mandela's memorial service said he hallucinated that angels were entering the stadium.
I owned a Super Nintendo as a kid, and one of the games that I would always play with my friends was Super Mario Kart.
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