Forensics experts exhumed Salvador Dali's remains from a tomb in his Spanish hometown on Thursday, nearly three decades after his death, in order to test a fortune teller's claims that she is the only daughter of the surrealist. More
The lower house of parliament, which is controlled by the ruling conservative Law and Justice (PiS) party, voted in favour of the law giving the justice minister power to select candidates for the court. More
European Commission chief negotiator, Michel Barnier said that Britain's position on some major issues, including the UK's exit bill from the EU and the rights of European citizens in the UK, needs to be clarified. More
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu denounced the EU's political demands on Israel as "absolutely crazy", in remarks leaked from a closed-door meeting with eastern and central European leaders in Budapest. More
In a meeting with his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas on Tuesday, Xi reaffirmed China's support of a two-state solution, with an independent, fully sovereign Palestinian state, bounded by the 1967 borders and with East Jerusalem as its capital. More
Gordhan joined a growing number of activists in the ruling African National Congress (ANC) along with anti-apartheid veterans and business leaders who have appealed for President Zuma to leave office. More
The warning comes as Venezuela's opposition coalition called a nationwide strike for Thursday to kick off a "final offensive" aimed at forcing President Nicolas Maduro from office through early elections. Nearly 100 people have died since April, when street protests against Maduro turned violent.
Six human rights activists including Amnesty International's Turkey director will remain in custody in Turkey. Prosecutors accuse them of "committing a crime in the name of a terror organisation without being a member."
A Spanish-led European police investigation has broken up an organised crime group that allegedly sold horsemeat across Europe that was "not suitable" for human consumption, officials said Sunday. More