A gas explosion in a secretive enclave run by the ethnic Wa in Myanmar's eastern borderlands has killed 16 people and injured dozens, the United Wa State Army (UWSA) said Sunday.
Voters on the tiny archipelago of Comoros went to the polls on Sunday, with President Azali Assoumani widely expected to win a new term in an election that rivals say has been hijacked.
British Prime Minister Theresa May held crisis talks Sunday with Conservative colleagues as she tries to plot a path through a pivotal week in the Brexit process amid reports her leadership is under imminent threat.
Hundreds of people on board a luxury cruise liner in the Norwegian Sea have been airlifted to land after the vessel lost engine power.
Germany legend Franz Beckenbauer has warned former club Bayern Munich they will have to fight until the very last day of the season in a nail-biting Bundesliga title race.
TORONTO -- Environmentalists say Ontarians can expect more pollution if theProgressive Conservatives go through with their plan to repeal a toxicsubstances regulation
Iraq's parliament on Sunday sacked the governor of a northern province where 100 people died in a ferry disaster that sparked a wave of grief and anger.
A cruise liner that ran into trouble in stormy seas off Norway was Sunday heading for the nearest port under its own steam after hundreds of passengers were taken by helicopter to safety.
The Arab League said Sunday it was not planning to discuss reinstating Syria's membership at a summit later this month, more than eight years after suspending it as the country descended into war.
The first trailer for "Dora and the Lost City of Gold," a live-action moviebased on the Nickelodeon cartoon "Dora the Explorer," was released on Saturdayand fans have initially given it mixed reviews
Disease is threatening to aggravate the already dire conditions facing millions of survivors following the powerful tropical cyclone which ravaged southern Africa 10 days ago, officials warned on Sunday.
Thais began the nail-biting wait late Sunday to see whether the ruling junta will return to power as a civilian government, or if pro-democracy parties can triumph against the odds, as polls closed in the country's first general election since a 2014 coup.
Sri Lanka won the toss and sent South Africa in to bat in the third and final Twenty20 international at the Wanderers Stadium on Sunday.
For the millions forced to endure the Islamic State group's brutal rule, life in the "caliphate" was a living hell where girls were enslaved, music was banned and homosexuality was punishable by death.
Bayern Munich reserve goalkeeper Sven Ulreich has backed Manuel Neuer to defend his status as Germany's number one, saying that his team mate is better than Barcelona's Marc-Andre ter Stegen.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in the French Riviera on Sunday on the final leg of his European tour as his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron tries to forge a united European front to contend with China's global ambitions.
Syria's Kurds warned Sunday that despite the demise of the Islamic State's "caliphate", the thousands of foreign jihadists they hold are a time-bomb the world urgently needs to defuse.
Conservative MP Dominic Raab has blocked James O'Brien on Twitter after theLBC host published a video dissecting his public comments
Thais have flocked to the polls to the vote in the nation's first election since a 2014 coup, with the voter turnout tally predicted to reach 80 per cent.
Australia's Scott Hend won the Maybank Championship in Kuala Lumpur Sunday, edging Spain's Nacho Elvira in a sensational playoff after tropical thunderstorms halted play for two hours.
The vice-president of the German Football league (DFL) has spoken out against an alleged plan by Europe's top clubs to dramatically reform the UEFA Champions League.
Barbra Streisand has apologised after facing a backlash for comments she madeabout the two men who claim to have been sexually abused by Michael Jackson aschildren
Malaysia may retaliate against an EU plan to curb palm oil use by purchasing new fighter jets from China instead of European arms companies, its leader said Sunday.