Thursday, October 16, 2014
Voting in Mozambique's national election began peacefully Wednesday.
The mystery over the fate of 43 Mexican students missing since an attack by gang-linked police deepened Tuesday after authorities said none was among 28 bodies found in a mass grave.
Ireland moved beyond a cycle of tax hikes and spending cuts on Tuesday in its first non-austerity budget since its economic crisis, which also tightened the country's corporate tax rules.
Britain on Tuesday launched a yuan-denominated sovereign bond, the first of its kind by a Western nation outside China and the largest ever non-Chinese issue.
Europe got more bad news about its dominant economy Tuesday when the German government slashed its growth estimate for this year to 1.2 percent from 1.8 percent.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
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Catalonian President Artur Mas vowed Tuesday to press ahead with a vote on independence for the region on November 9, but under a different legal framework after Spanish authorities challenged the plan in the courts.
Israel warned Tuesday that a vote by British parliament in favor of recognizing a Palestinian state risked undermining the prospects for peace.
Two senior security officials in the Syrian city of Homs have been fired after a bombing that killed dozens of schoolchildren, stirring rare public protests in a loyalist area, a monitor said Tuesday.
A Saudi court sentenced a Chadian and an Egyptian to death on Monday while several other people were jailed up to 33 years for “terrorist” related offenses, official media said.