- Serbian prime minister skips soccer match against Albania Updated: Oct-08-15 12:44 pm
ELBASAN, Albania - Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic declined an invitation to attend Thursday's qualifier for the European soccer championships in Albania, saying he doesn't want heated fan rivalry to undermine progress made in relations between the two Balkan countries.
- Lawmakers in Kashmir punch colleague for serving beef Updated: Oct-08-15 7:24 am
SRINAGAR, India - Lawmakers from India's ruling Hindu nationalist party in Kashmir kicked and punched an independent member of the state assembly on Thursday for hosting a party where he served beef.
- Germany and France try to turn tide of European skepticism Updated: Oct-07-15 2:06 pm
STRASBOURG, France - French President Francois Hollande and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, in a highly unusual bid to heal divisions within the EU, urged European lawmakers on Wednesday to pull together to create a stronger Europe to cope with the influx of migrants that is raising tensions and dangerously straining the union.
- Christian pastor survives knife attack at home in Bangladesh Updated: Oct-06-15 9:42 am
DHAKA, Bangladesh - A Bangladeshi pastor survived an attempt on his life by three men who came to his home pretending to want to learn about Christianity, police and the victim said Tuesday.
- Scottish leader won't rule out 2nd independence vote Updated: Sep-18-15 9:13 am
LONDON - One year after Scottish voters chose not to break away from Britain, Scotland's leader said Friday she could not rule out another independence referendum, and warned Prime Minister David Cameron he was "living on borrowed time" to convince Scots to stay.
- Former court poet to Ceausescu, nationalist politician, dies Updated: Sep-14-15 3:44 pm
BUCHAREST, Romania - Corneliu Vadim Tudor, a nationalist politician and court poet to late Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceausescu, who attracted audiences by saying what mainstream politicians didn't dare, has died. He was 65.
- Taiwan simulates attacks by political rival China Updated: Sep-10-15 3:16 am
HSINCHU, Taiwan - Taiwan's military blasted shells into the ocean Thursday, one in a series of exercises this week to simulate attacks by political rival China after Beijing staged what appeared to be a mock strike against the presidential office in Taipei.
- 9 get suspended sentences for torching Belgrade US embassy Updated: Sep-09-15 9:13 am
BELGRADE, Serbia - A court in Serbia has sentenced nine suspects to suspended prison sentences for setting fire to the U.S. embassy in Belgrade during riots over Kosovo's independence in 2008.