With almost all the votes counted in Saturday's poll, a coalition of East Timor's opposition parties was underway to win an election held after months of deadlock, getting 49.59 percent of the total votes.
Daesh claimed responsibility for suicide attacks on worshippers during Sunday services in three churches in Surabaya. Police say all the attackers, including a woman with children, were members of one family.
Police officials say seven people including four children were found dead with gunshot wounds at a rural property in southwest Australia in what could be the country's worst mass shooting in 22 years.
North Korea's Foreign Ministry said that all of the tunnels at the site will be destroyed by explosion, and that observation and research facilities and ground-based guard units will also be removed.
Scuffles broke out between riot police and demonstrators protesting against an army offensive against rebels in Kachin state which has displaced thousands.
Prime minister Narendra Modi faces a general election within 12 months, and how his party fares in Karnataka, the only southern state where it has ever made significant inroads, could give an indication whether the tide is still with him.
Thousands of East Timorese lined up to cast votes in a general election on Saturday, in a bid to end months of political deadlock in the tiny Southeast Asian nation's parliament.
The announcement follows strong calls from the party for the scandal-plagued Najib Razak to step down over the disastrous election defeat to a four-party opposition alliance headed by veteran politician Mahathir Mohamad.
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says if North Korea takes bold action to quickly denuclearise, Washington will remain on board to help develop the North's economy which is devastated by crippling international sanctions.
Two separate attack by the Taliban have left at least 33 dead. The ongoing violence has led to the extension of a deadline for Afghans to register to vote in the October 20 legislative elections.
Maria Lourdes Sereno is the first Supreme Court chief justice to be removed by her peers. The move comes after President Rodrigo Duterte called her an "enemy" for confronting his administration. She is accused of violating court rules.
The bodies of four children and three adults were discovered in Osmington, a village near the southwestern tip of Australia. It's the worst mass shooting in the country since the Port Arthur massacre in 1996 prompted tough gun laws.
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