Deal agreed to end military mutiny in Ivory Coast

1 year 6 months ago
The fourth day of a violent mutiny that has paralyzed Ivory Coast's largest cities ended in confusion with the announcement of a deal between the government and rebel soldiers, that was subsequently denied by rebel sources.

Hong Kong rejects asylum claims from Snowden's protectors

1 year 6 months ago
Three families that sheltered US whistleblower Edward Snowden when he was hiding in Hong Kong in 2013 are facing possible detention and deportation from the city after their claims for asylum were officially rejected, their lawyer said Monday.

Osama's son the new face of al Qaeda?

1 year 6 months ago
A new propaganda message featuring the son of Osama bin Laden could be evidence that the militant group is trying to rejuvenate its global appeal by using a new generation of the bin Laden family.

Meet a giant

1 year 6 months ago
Mexico wants to acquaint English speakers with one of its literary greats, 100 years after his birth.