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Paris (AFP) - Agence France-Presse said Wednesday it had fallen victim to a hoax by a person claiming to be a relative of a man killed in the Nice attack who never existed.

Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray (France) (AFP) - From religious leaders to common parishioners, there was a singular refrain regarding the priest slain in his own church Tuesday by jihadists: Jacques Hamel …

Cilacap (Indonesia) (AFP) - The United Nations expressed alarm Wednesday at the looming execution of 14 drug convicts in Indonesia, urging Jakarta to put an end to the "unjust" practice of capital …

Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray (France) (AFP) - One of the assailants who slit the throat of an elderly French priest had dreamed of going to Syria and threatened to attack churches -- but seldom visited …

Adelaide-based author J M Coetzee and US Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout are among the contenders for Britain’s prestigious Booker Prize for fiction.

Manila (AFP) - The Philippines said Wednesday it had "vigorously" lobbied Southeast Asian nations to take a united stance critical of Beijing's claims to most of the South China Sea, but insisted a …

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