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Paris prepares Monday for a blistering heatwave with the mercury set to hit 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit) as summer kicks in on the back of a wave of hot air from North Africa.
Temperatures are climbing as Europe braced for a blistering heatwave with the mercury set to hit 40 degrees Celsius (104 degrees Fahrenheit) as summer kicks in on the back of a wave of hot air from North Africa. Videographic on weather forecasting.
The retrieval of bodies from a building collapse in Cambodia continues, as the death toll rose to 24 on Monday with no further survivors expected to be found under the debris of the seven-storey Chinese-owned construction.
Anti-government demonstrators gather outside the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, demanding the resignation of the city's pro-Beijing leader Carrie Lam and the complete withdrawal of the Beijing-backed extradition law.
Former Congolese vice-president and opposition leader Jean-Pierre Bemba makes his second comeback to Kinshasa since his conviction was overturned in June 2018 by the International Criminal Court, after spending over 10 years in prison. He will add...
Rescue workers pick through the rubble of a collapsed Chinese-owned building in a Cambodian beach town in a desperate search for survivors, after the construction site accident killed at least 17 people.
Istanbul goes back to the polls on in a re-run of the mayoral election that has become a test of Turkish democracy as well as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's continued popularity at a time of economic trouble.
Southeast Asian leaders gather in Bangkok to attend the opening ceremony of the 34th ASEAN summit to drive forward the world's largest commercial pact, with the trade war between the US and China clouding the outlook for their export-led economies.
Videographic locating Iranian territorial waters in the Gulf. Iran said Friday it had "indisputable" evidence a US drone it downed had violated its airspace, as reports emerged in the US that President Donald Trump had approved then scrapped reta...
Protesters give way to an ambulance in Hong Kong as thousands surround the police headquarters in Wanchai, demanding for Chief Executive Carrie Lam to resign and for arrested demonstrators to be released.
Videographic explaining sweating -- the body’s natural way of regulating temperature. The 2019 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off on Friday in Egypt. Players will also have to contend with average temperatures of between 35 and 38 Celsius (95-100.4 F...
Anti-government demonstrators gather at Hong Kong's tax office, demanding the resignation of the city's pro-Beijing leader and the release of anti-government demonstrators arrested during the territory's worst political crisis in decades.
Graveyards may traditionally be the eternal resting place for the dead, but in Cambodia they are increasingly becoming a place to stay for the living as land disputes plague the nation's poor.
Hong Kong police appeal to protesters to leave after thousands converge on Hong Kong's police headquarters and block major roads, demanding the resignation of the city's pro-Beijing leader and the release of anti-government demonstrators arrested ...
Anti-government demonstrators gather near a police station in Hong Kong. In addition to ousting the city's leader Carrie Lam and cancelling a controversial extradition bill, protesters also want the release of those detained during those clashes,...
Hundreds of anti-government protesters block the main road outside Hong Kong's parliament as they gather to demand the ouster of the city's pro-Beijing leader.
Hundreds of protesters pour into Hong Kong's main government complex to demand the resignation of its pro-Beijing leader over a controversial extradition proposal that has sparked the city's biggest political crisis in decades.
Thousands of protesters attempt to storm the Georgian parliament in Tbilisi, furious that a Russian lawmaker addressed the assembly from the speaker's seat during an international event.
Campaigners call on Southeast Asian leaders to ban trash imports from more developed countries at a protest in Bangkok where demonstrators dump a pile of plastic garbage in front of a government building.