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French President Emmanuel Macron greets Chinese President Xi Jinping, on a European mini-tour, at Villa Kerylos in Beaulieu-sur-Mer near Nice, for a private dinner with their wives.
She's already made waves in the art world and now the pig who loves to paint - also known as Pigcasso - is starting to hog the limelight in the fashion world too. Having had her artistic talents nourished by South Africa's Farm Sanctuary where she...
Thailand's ruling junta took an unexpected lead in the country's first election since a 2014 coup with more than 90 percent of ballots counted, putting it on course to return to power at the expense of the kingdom's pro-democracy camp.
Large crowds attend a campaign rally held by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Istanbul. The vote in Istanbul, with a population of 15 million out of Turkey's 80 million, will be a major test for Erdogan's party to consolidate its power.
New Zealand's Linwood mosque in Christchurch reopens, after seven people were gunned down on 15 March as part of an attack by a white supremacist that left a total of fifty people dead.
The president of the Comoros, Azali Assoumani, casts his vote in Mitsoudje as he seeks to win a new term in the small archipelago's presidential election.
Polls open in the small archipelago of Comoros as President Azali Assoumani looks set to win a new term in an election that rivals say has been hijacked.
Dubai's Burj Khalifa tower was lit up with an image of New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Saturday night, in tribute to her response to the Christchurch mosque attacks which killed 50 worshippers.
As US oil exports hit record levels, the port of Corpus Christi is gearing up to process the growing output from Texas' shale fields, with expansion projects to accommodate bigger vessels carrying America's black gold to the rest of the world.
In Reunion Island, where the number of shark attacks has skyrocketed in recent years, lovers of surfing and other water-sports have to be on their guard at all times. But recent initiatives taken by the local surfing federation are seeking to ensu...
Thousands of anti-abortion protesters march in Buenos Aires, two days before the International Day of the Unborn Child established by Pope John Paul II, as the country remains deeply divided over its stance on abortion.
Thousands of police fan out across Paris and other French cities for the 19th consecutive week of "yellow vest" protests, as the government faced intense pressure to avoid a repeat of the rioting and looting that marred last week's rally in the ca...
Spring Break is a US holiday known for excessive partying, but in Miami Beach, one of the centers of the festivities, it's becoming so big and chaotic that Miami Beach Police are using riot police for back up.
Hundreds of thousands of pro-Europeans from across Britain march through London calling for another referendum on EU membership with the country mired in political paralysis over Brexit.
Dozens of people gather in Caracas for a rally in support of Venezuelan President Nicola Maduro, on the same day as opposition leader Juan Guaido marked two months since declaring himself interim president of the country.
After years of war, the scent of laurel oil once again wafts from a small soap workshop in Aleppo, signalling the revival of a landmark trade in the battered northern city.
Protesters are on the streets of the French capital for the 19th consecutive Saturday as police step up security following last weekend's riots.
Hundreds of people gather in Parliament Square in London in anticipation of the arrival of hundreds of thousands of pro-Europeans from across Britain marching through London calling for another referendum on EU membership. The protesters are expec...
Drone images show damage to China's eastern city of Yancheng after a chemical plant exploded, killing at least 64, in one of the country's worst industrial accidents in recent years.
After years of tension with Mauritanian coastguards, a new government-negotiated deal means that Senegalese fishermen can once again cast their nets in their northern neighbour's fish-rich waters.
Images of the Department of Justice in Washington, DC, moments after confirmation that special prosecutor Robert Mueller has submitted his report on the Russia investigation.
Twenty years ago, as a Yugoslav army commander, Zoltan Dani achieved a miraculous military feat: wielding outdated missile equipment, his army unit shot down an American F117 "stealth fighter", deemed almost invisible to radar, flying over Serbia ...