GENEVA, June 16 (AFP) -- A woman has drowned in Lake Geneva when her sightseeing boat sank as a violent storm battered parts of Switzerland on Saturday, police said.
RIYADH, June 16 (AFP) -- Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman accused arch-rival Iran of attacks on oil tankers in a vital Gulf shipping channel, adding he "won't hesitate" to tackle any threats to the kingdom, according to an interview published on Sunday.
WELLINGTON, June 16 (AFP) -- New Zealand authorities said Sunday there was now no threat from a tsunami following a powerful 7.4 earthquake which struck near the uninhabited Kermadec islands north of the country, updating their earlier advice.
LOS ANGELES, June 15 (Bernama) -- One person was killed and three others were injured in a shooting incident at a Costco in the city of Corona, 75 km east of downtown Los Angeles, local CBS news channel reported Friday.
NEW DELHI, June 15 (Bernama) -- Delhi, which is often referred to as the "Crime Capital of India", witnessed a decrease of 8 per cent in crimes against women during the first five months of the year, as compared to the same period last year, the official data of the Delhi Police has revealed.
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 15 (Bernama) -- Brazilians took to the streets on Friday for a nationwide massive protest against the social security reform proposed by the government, China’s Xinhua News Agency reported.
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 15 (Bernama) -- At least seven people died and three others were missing after heavy rains pounded Recife, capital of Brazil's northeastern state of Pernaumbuco, firefighters said on Friday.