A team of BBC journalists was assaulted in southern Russia while researching a story about soldiers "being killed at the Ukraine border," the company said Thursday after lodging a protest with Russian authorities.
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Thailand's junta chief apologised Thursday for suggesting tourists in bikinis could be more vulnerable to attack, comments which caused an international outcry following the brutal murder of two British holidaymakers.
One of the biggest dates in the Scottish calendar starts this week and you could drum up support for the Europeans or the Americans. Yes, it's time for the Ryder Cup golf tournament again and it's being played at the home of golf - Gleneagles in Scotland.
Today, Thursday, voters in Scotland finally reach their date with destiny as they vote on whether Scotland should become an independent country or maintain its 307-year-old union with England.
The newest trailer for "The Evil Within," shown for this year's Tokyo Game Show, shows protagonist Sebastian Castellanos running for his life. The game comes out October 14 to North America and Europe.
French President Francois Hollande holds a rare and hotly awaited news conference later Thursday as the embattled and deeply unpopular leader seeks to turn the tide on a catastrophic few weeks.
In 'Fort Bliss,' the gifted actress portrays a woman who is desperately trying to reconcile her duties as a mother and her obligations as a soldier. She recounts how her time spent with enlisted women on base informed her passionate performance.
Coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama was Thursday on the verge of sweeping a historic vote to become Fiji's first elected leader in eight years, as international observers gave the ballot a stamp of approval.
Ukraine's leader Petro Poroshenko will meet with US President Barack Obama Thursday, amid hopes Kiev's conflict with pro-Russian rebels may end after Moscow hailed an offer of self-rule for the separatists.
Scotland voted Thursday in an independence referendum that could break up the centuries-old United Kingdom and create Europe's newest state since the collapse of Yugoslavia.Some 97 percent of eligible Scots -- nearly 4.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani criticized the United States for its refusal to send troops into combat in the battle against Islamic State militants he claimed were seeking to "kill humanity.
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India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has complained to China's visiting president about border incursions, the government said Thursday, as tensions on the remote mountainous frontier between Asia's two superpowers threatened to overshadow a crucial su...