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Brussels (AFP) - EU president Donald Tusk said Wednesday he had cleared his schedule to hold urgent meetings with leaders including Angela Merkel and Francois Hollande to push for a deal to keep …

The World Health Organisation is urging women to protect themselves from the Zika virus by practising safe sex, as it continues to spread.

Brussels (AFP) - The EU piled more pressure on Greece on Wednesday, telling Athens to improve conditions for refugees so that other overstretched member states can send migrants back there.

Beirut (AFP) - A Russian-backed regime onslaught in northern Syria was reported Wednesday to have killed more than 500 people this month, as Turkey faced mounting pressure to open its border to …

Kolkata (AFP) - A wild elephant went on an hours-long rampage in a town in eastern India on Wednesday, damaging about 100 homes, shops and other buildings, a state minister said.

As the world's most populous country confirms its first case of the Zika virus, scientists across Asia race to put together detections kits.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has taken exception to comments by the British PM that he's been asked to stand trial on rape allegations in Sweden.

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