Fresh violence erupts in Guinea after day of riots
Fresh violence erupted in the Guinean capital Tuesday after a day of clashes between police and anti-government protesters that left one dead and several with gunshot wounds, AFP correspondents witnessed.
French town pays Brits after death from falling 'Napoleon' tree
A French seaside resort has paid out more than 100,000 euros to compensate a British family after a 62-year-old woman was killed by a falling tree planted in honour of Napoleon's son.
Benin demands answers after embassy torched in Gabon
Benin demanded Monday an "official explanation" of the torching of its embassy in Gabon during unrest that broke out after the announcement that a senior Gabonese opposition leader had died.
Hong Kong expats arrested after daughter falls to her death
The British father and Filipina mother of a teenager in Hong Kong have been arrested after she plunged to her death from an upmarket apartment block.
Sales of books on Islam rocket after France attacks
Books on Islam are selling out in France after deadly extremist attacks in the capital raised uncomfortable questions about Europe's fastest-growing religion.
Deserted streets in Syria's Idlib after rebel capture
The streets of the Syrian city of Idlib are still virtually deserted a week after its capture from government forces by Islamist rebels including fighters from Al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front.
10 years after, developer resurrects Abuja Malaysian
Having scaled the legal hurdles that hampered the full take -off and completion of its 14,085 housing units, a real estate developer handling the Malaysian Garden Estate, Apo, in the Federal Capital Territory, Global Formwork Nigeria Limited has concluded arrangements to commence work in ambitious housing project. The latest development came after 10 years the project…
Britain's Labour launches election campaign after TV clash
British opposition leader Ed Miliband launched his campaign Friday to defeat Prime Minister David Cameron in upcoming general elections after primetime television interviews in which neither man landed a knockout blow.