Thailand elections: Military-backed party takes lead
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Thailand elections: Military-backed party takes lead

Bangkok, Thailand  – Preliminary results from Thailand’s Election Commission show a military-backed party in the lead, in the country’s first elections since a military coup in 2014. With…

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Comoros islanders head to the polls in presidential election
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Comoros islanders head to the polls in presidential election

People in Comoros are casting their ballots in the archipelago’s presidential elections, with incumbent Azali Assoumani widely expected to win a new term in a vote that rivals say has…

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Blast in Kyiv apartment block kills Russian national wanted for murder
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Russian Tourist Detained In Bali For Trying To Smuggle Orangutan
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Russian Tourist Detained In Bali For Trying To Smuggle Orangutan

Authorities in Indonesia say they have detained a Russian tourist who was attempting to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of the resort island of Bali. Ketut Catur Marbawa…

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Iraqi Lawmakers Sack Governor After Deadly Ferry Sinking
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Iraqi Lawmakers Sack Governor After Deadly Ferry Sinking

The Iraqi parliament has voted to sack the governor of the northern province of Nineveh after an overloaded ferry capsized last week, killing dozens of people. The March…

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Romania Says It Will Move Its Embassy To Jerusalem
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Romania Says It Will Move Its Embassy To Jerusalem

Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila has announced that Bucharest will move its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Dancila made the announcement in Washington on March…

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No double standard in Trump’s Golan Heights decision – Pompeo
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U.S. Ambassador urges Ukrainians to vote in presidential election
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U.S. Ambassador urges Ukrainians to vote in presidential election

“If you haven’t already made a plan to vote in the Ukrainian presidential elections, I urge you to do so,” Yovanovitch said in a video address posted on…

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Ukrainian miner killed in accident 500m below surface
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Norway cruise ship evacuated after engine problems – BBC
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