Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy has offered all-party talks to find a solution, opening the door to a deal giving Catalonia more autonomy, but only if the Catalan government gives up any independence ambitions.
May is trying to face down a rebellion by some of her own lawmakers just as Britain enters a crucial stage in Brexit talks, 18 months before the country leaves the EU.
With lengthy, arduous peace efforts failing, South Sudan is facing its gravest humanitarian crisis in years.
Over the past 17 years, 111 journalists have been killed in Mexico.
Investigators remain largely in the dark after running down more than 1,000 leads seeking clues to what drove Stephen Paddock to carry out the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.
“Compliance burden of medium and small taxpayers in GST is being reduced,” finance minister Arun Jaitley said.
Puerto Rico has struggled to regain communications services in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, with 83% of cell sites remaining out of service.
The brain processes colour in more ways that just creating visual images – here’s how.
The original meaning of triage is to sort according to quality and the term is most familiar today in the medical context of determining the urgency of treatment required.
Volcanic ash can cause a nuisance to farmers, burying agricultural lands and damaging crops. But in the long term, this ash will create highly productive soil that can support huge populations.
The apex court raised several questions including how evidence could be collected now to order further investigation into the case which had led to the conviction and execution of Nathuram Godse and Narayan Apte in November 1949.
“You want us to sniff them out, we will do that. You want us to take action against them, whatever action you propose, we will do that… (but) these hollow allegations are not acceptable.”
Former party chairman Grant Snaps said “the writing is on the wall” after May’s bungled election, her failure to unite the cabinet and a poor party conference.
The three-month amnesty was the first in 20 years in Australia and the weapons collected will be destroyed.
ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack via its Amaq news service.
Hospitals, schools and people fleeing violence have been “targeted by direct air strikes” that may amount to war crimes, the UN said.
The Trump administration on Tuesday expelled 15 diplomats to protest Communist-run Cuba’s failure to protect US embassy staff in Havana.
The US president is also expected to roll out a broader US strategy on Iran that would be more confrontational.
India emphasised that effective multilateralism and international rule of law require that global governance structures reflect contemporary realities.
Without being specific, Trump pressed the military leaders to provide him with “a broad range of military options, when needed, at a much faster pace.”
Secessionist Catalan politicians have pledged to unilaterally declare independence at Monday’s session after Sunday’s referendum, banned by Madrid.
The Indian Air force has ordered a court of inquiry to ascertain the cause of the accident that took place while the chopper was on a maintenance mission.
A former British spy who compiled a dossier with allegations that Russia helped Donald Trump in the 2016 US election has met with investigators working for the special counsel.
Nuzman, who has headed Brazil’s Olympic Committee since 1995, saw his assets increase 457% over the past decade with no clear source for the new income, prosecutors said.
Nate is predicted to strengthen into a Category 1 hurricane by the time it hits the US Gulf Coast on Sunday.
White House officials believe John Kelly’s personal cellphone was compromised, raising concerns that hackers or foreign governments may have had access to data on the phone.
In Gabon, rap has become instrumental in constructing political identity.
From 1932 to 1968, hundreds of tonnes of mercury seeped into the Minamata Bay in Japan, causing health and environmental problems still felt today.
We can learn from songbirds how to use social feedback and recursions to guide improvements in small steps, over iterations.
The March 30 air strike in the northern Syrian town of Latamneh injured around 70 people who suffered nausea, foaming at the mouth and muscle spasms.
Amid fears the proposed independence will stoke separatism among their own Kurdish populations, Iran and Turkey vowed to work closely together.
Several hundred Mosul residents,including taxi drivers, Iraqi soldiers and defectors from ISIS, provided crucial information on ISIS militants.
Marilou Danley, who returned late on Tuesday from a family visit to the Philippines, is regarded by investigators as a “person of interest”.
A prankster who has previously targeted US President Donald Trump interrupted British Prime Minister Theresa May’s keynote speech at her annual conference.
Mireia Boya, a Catalan lawmaker said a declaration of independence would follow a parliamentary session on Monday to evaluate the results of the October 1.
The rights group urged all European countries to implement a moratorium on returns to Afghanistan until they can take place in safety and dignity.
Sources with knowledge of Mueller’s probe said his investigators have assumed control of multiple inquiries into allegations by US intelligence agencies that Russia interfered in the election.
Authorities said the action was a crackdown on human and drug trafficking, accusing smugglers of using the exodus to bring methamphetamine into the country.
Russia’s view is that North Korea’s transformation into a nuclear state is permanent and irreversible and the best the West can hope for is for Pyongyang to freeze elements of its programme.
The African Union needs to devise a standard set of requirements and attributes for electronic voting across the continent.