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- India’s Narendra Modi Appears Headed for Re-election, Exit Polls ShowMr. Modi, one of India’s most powerful and divisive leaders in decades, seems to have emerged relatively unscathed from complaints about joblessness and distress on farms. ..... Read More.4 weeks ago
- Lawmakers Scuffle Over Disputed Speaker’s Role in Afghan ParliamentThe turmoil came just days after newly elected members started their first session after elections plagued by vote-rigging and bribery. ..... Read More.4 weeks ago
- Attack on Tourist Bus Near Egyptian Pyramids Wounds at Least 14The blast, close to a giant museum under construction, suggested that militants were seeking to undermine the authority of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. ..... Read More.4 weeks ago
- Swiss Vote to Tighten Firearms Laws to Align With E.U. RulesSwiss voters agreed on Sunday to tighten the country’s gun laws in order to comply with European Union legislation that came into force following terrorist attacks in Paris and elsewhere. ..... Read More.4 weeks ago
- Austrian President Calls for Elections in SeptemberAlexander Van der Bellen said continuity was essential after the far-right vice chancellor resigned over a video showing him promising favors a woman who claimed ties to a Russian oligarch. ..... Read More.4 weeks ago
- Fighting Ebola When Mourners Fight the RespondersAn Ebola outbreak in eastern Congo — the second-largest in history — is escalating in part because locals don’t trust health workers and government officials. ..... Read More.1 month ago