World Bulletin / News Desk
Greek conservative leader Antonis Samaras told President Karolos Papouliason Wednesday he had the numbers to form a stable, long term government with centre-left parties following his victory in Sunday's general election.
"Our efforts have yielded a parliamentary majority to form a durable government," Samaras, head of the centre-right New Democracy party, told the head of state following talks with his traditional rivals, the Socialist PASOK party and the smaller Democratic Left.
Angela Merkel has convened her security council over the Munich shootings
Irish leaders have come together to urge the borders to remain open despite the UK voting to leave the EU
Clinton says Virginia senator is 'a man who's devoted his life to fighting for others'
Turkish President Erdogan has for years strengthened his relationship with the masses and with people's trust in him enabled the coup to be around in only a few hours
Despite Israel illegally occupying the land of Palestine, a small group of Palestinian villages living in the hills of al-Khalili may also be forced to leave their homeland because of Israeli claims of living on an "archaeological site"'
Tighter rules and a blacklist of tax havens will be set up to crack down on multinational companies
Nearly 1,000 athletes from 36 countries will compete in the first Down Syndrome Olympics
In latest sign of normalizing ties, Russian PM announces resumption of economic, trade relations
Community leader says concrete evidence, transparency needed to ensure citizens are spared unlawful persecution
Libya has made moves, with the backing of the UN to get rid of its chemical weapons
Hundreds of refugees set off on foot Friday toward Serbia's border with Hungary to protest its decision to keep its border closed for most people trying to reach the European Union.
Former KKK leader David Duke has launched a bid for the US senate
A shooting rampage at a busy shopping centre in Munich, which killed at least nine people, was carried out by a sole attacker, who then shot himself dead, German police said early on Saturday.
Easing of border restrictions, checkpoints sees large influx of people fleeing fighting in Juba
Unanimous decision dismisses a government ban as 'discriminatory and an infringement on the constitutional rights'
Iraqi forces hope to secure areas surrounding Mosul before mounting offensive aimed at retaking city from extremist group