NEW DELHI | Millions of Indian women form chain for gender parity

NEW DELHI — Jan 02, 2019— Millions of women have formed a chain across a southern…

TOKYO | Japanese prince wants royals to fund Shinto rite, not public

TOKYO — Japan’s Prince Akishino says a highly religious ritual that is part of next year’s…

WARSAW, Poland | Poland moves to reinstate retired judges to Supreme Court

WARSAW, Poland— Poland’s ruling party has submitted a draft law to parliament that would reinstate Supreme…

JOHANNESBURG | South Africa leaving ‘dark’ days of corruption, says leader

JOHANNESBURG — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says his country has survived a “dark period” when…

ANKARA, Turkey | The Latest: Erdogan calls for suspects to be tried in Turkey

ANKARA, Turkey  — The Latest on the killing of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi (all times local):…

JOHANNESBURG | Pik Botha, apartheid-era South African minister, dies at 86

JOHANNESBURG — Pik Botha, the last foreign minister of South Africa’s apartheid era and a contradictory…

STOCKHOLM | Swedish far-right party grows support, not by as much feared

STOCKHOLM — Sweden’s ruling party was headed for its worst showing in decades as voters flocked…

HARARE, Zimbabwe | The Latest: Zimbabwe president’s inauguration set for Sunday

HARARE, Zimbabwe— The Latest on Zimbabwe’s disputed presidential election (all times local): 6 p.m. A spokesman…

CANBERRA, Australia | Australian Parliament shut as pressure on Turnbull rises

CANBERRA, Australia  — The Australian Parliament was shut down Thursday as pressure mounts on the prime…

BUCHAREST, Romania | Romania leader’s claim of assassination attempt debated

BUCHAREST, Romania  — Claims by the leader of Romania’s ruling party that he was the target…

KARACHI, Pakistan | Pakistan’s ruling party suspends lawmaker for assault

KARACHI, Pakistan — The party of Pakistan’s prime minister-designate on Thursday suspended a newly elected lawmaker…

HARARE, Zimbabwe  | The Latest: Mugabe says no vote for those who seized power

HARARE, Zimbabwe  — The Latest on Zimbabwe’s election (all times local): 1:05 p.m. Zimbabwe’s former leader…

South Africa ruling party deciding if Zuma should step down

JOHANNESBURG/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— South Africa’s ruling party said Monday it is considering whether to order President…

South Africa ruling party’s fight for its future kicks off

JOHANNESBURG /December 16, 2017 (AP)(STL.NEWS) —The fight to replace South Africa’s scandal-prone President Jacob Zuma was…