French commuters face a ninth day of travel chaos as the strike of transport workers continues after no agreement was reached in the talks between trade unions and the government on Wednesday.
Macedonian officials could press criminal charges against Georgi Georgievski for causing the death of local pop star Tose Proeski, after receiving the conclusions of the official investigation carried out by Croatian authorities. Proeski was killed when
Civil servants in France staged a one-day stoppage on Tuesday, joining the students, as well as transport and energy workers in protests against the reforms planned by president Nikolas Sarkozy, who so far has kept a low media profile on the issue. Trans
French medical staff "squandered" vital time that could have saved Diana, Princess of Wales, a leading British surgeon told the inquest into her death, as cited by the Daily Telegraph.
Rescue teams are still searching for some 30 Ukrainian miners trapped deep underground after the Sunday's explosion that killed at least 70 others, BBC reported.
British Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh mark their 60th wedding anniversary with a series of celebration events. On Tuesday, the actual anniversary date, the couple will attend a service at London's Westminster Abbey, where they were married.
A party led by a former Kosovo Albanian guerrilla leader won the parliamentary elections in Kosovo after gaining 35% of the votes, BBC reported Sunday, citing unofficial results.
At least 33 workers have been killed after an explosion in a coal mine in Ukraine, BBC reported Sunday. Rescue teams are putting all the efforts to find about 70 miners, who are still missing, officials said.
People in Kosovo are voting Saturday in a general election, as uncertainty over the status of the province continues. Polls opened at 0600GMT and reports say voters withstood low temperatures to line up outside polling stations.
At least 500 people have been killed and thousands made homeless after a powerful tropical cyclone slammed into the southern coastal region of Bangladesh late Thursday, CNN reported, citing officials. Local government officials across the region told CNN
A gunman has shot and killed the head of Turkey's national lottery in his office, CNN Turk reported. Private CNN-Turk and NTV televisions identified the attacker on Ihya Balak as a former lottery inspector, who has been arrested.
UN General Assembly's human rights committee is scheduled to vote on a draft resolution calling for a moratorium with a view to abolishing capital punishment. The draft was jointly introduced by eighty-seven countries, including EU member states as well
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