Violence in Myanmar has driven nearly 400,000 of the ethnic Muslim minority across the border to Bangladesh in 20 days. They face as much danger in their escape as in their villages in Myanmar.
The EU’s head of foreign affairs Federica Mogherini says this has become one of the most serious refugee crises of modern times.
At least eight elderly residents died at a Florida nursing home which went powerless after Hurricane Irma hit the region, leaving its inhabitants without air conditioning. Police said they have opened a probe into possible criminal negligence.
Hurricane Irma's ferocity prompted one of the largest evacuations in US history as it bore down on Florida.
The best of Yemen's honey, known as "Sidr," comes from the Hadramawt region in the southeast, which has been gripped by unrest for years.
The auction reopens the debate on whether controlled sales should be allowed or whether there should be a total ban on rhino horn sales.
Centuries ago Osh acted as a connecting thread between the East and West and officials are hoping the cultural festival will once again make the city an international destination.
The cell behind Spain's deadly twin attacks has been completely dismantled, Spanish Interior Minister Juan Ignacio Zoido said on Saturday.
Two American soldiers were killed in the attack on the convoy near the airport in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar, the Pentagon said.
July 15, 2016, saw the Turkish people stand up and defy a military coup attempt. TRT World journalist, Arabella Munro, shares her thoughts on the resilience of the Turkish people.
Explosions ripped through the funeral of a demonstrator who was killed in clashes with security personnel during anti-government protests.
Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama was accused of insulting the Quran after he questioned his opponents' use of a verse against his role as a governor. Purnama apologised later, saying he meant no offence.
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