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German parliament considers changing ‘father of house’ rules

German parliament considers changing ‘father of house’ rules

The president of the German parliament is suggesting changing the rules on who can become ‘father of the house’ amid fears that a nationalist politician could be entitled to the…

UN condemns North Korea tests which contribute to nukes

UN condemns North Korea tests which contribute to nukes

The Security Council is strongly condemning North Korea’s latest ballistic missile launch and engine test as “grave” violations of U.N.…

UK Parliament terror attack: Two people killed, cop stabbed — more than a dozen injured

UK Parliament terror attack: Two people killed, cop stabbed — more than a dozen injured

Two people have died after a terror incident that saw a police officer stabbed and as many as a dozen people reportedly run over outside London’s Parliament building on Wednesday.…

French news agency says former staffer detained in Bahrain

French news agency says former staffer detained in Bahrain

Agence France-Presse says a former photographer for the French news agency has been arrested upon his return home to Bahrain.…

Before Parliament violence, other attacks on Britain

Before Parliament violence, other attacks on Britain

Britain has been targeted anew by what authorities are calling a terrorist incident.…

S. Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations

S. Korea prosecutors grill Park over corruption allegations

South Korean prosecutors grilled the country’s just-ousted president on Tuesday in a long-awaited investigation of corruption allegations that ended her rule and now threaten to put her in jail.…

Boko Haram leader in new video vows to establish caliphate

Boko Haram leader in new video vows to establish caliphate

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau in a new video is vowing to continue his insurgency until he establishes an Islamic caliphate across West and Central Africa.…

UK cost of living keeps rising due to Brexit impact

UK cost of living keeps rising due to Brexit impact

Britain says the consumer price inflation rate rose to 2.3 percent in February, from 1.8 percent the month before, as the pound’s drop since Britain’s vote to leave the European…

1 dead, several injured in riot at Guatemala prison

1 dead, several injured in riot at Guatemala prison

Officials in Guatemala say a riot at a prison for juveniles and adults has resulted in the death of a jail monitor and injuries to several other people.…

Firefighters at Peru prison hampered by water problems

Firefighters at Peru prison hampered by water problems

Peruvian authorities say a fire broke out in the country’s most populated prison and firefighters have been hampered by problems in the water system caused by mudslides and flooding from…