Amid COVID-19 concerns and multiple candidates, Peru votes...

Peru's presidential candidates sought to drum up enthusiasm on Sunday as the country picked a new leader - with one arriving at a voting station on h...

Saudi-led coalition intercepts explosive-laden drones launc...

CAIRO - The Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen on Sunday intercepted and destroyed five explosive-laden drones launched by Iran-aligned Houth...

Ecuador weighs returning to socialism in presidential runoff

By Alexandra Valencia QUITO -Ecuadoreans voted in a presidential runoff on Sunday to decide whether to maintain the pro-market policie...

Blades closer to drop as Arsenal keep European hopes

SHEFFIELD - Arsenal kept alive their hopes of playing in European competition next season with a 3-0 win at Sheffield United who were left stari...

Recession drama "Nomadland" wins best film at BAFTA awards

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian LONDON -U.S. recession drama "Nomadland" won best film at the BAFTA awards on Sunday, Britain's top movie honours.   [IMAGE...

EU, UK edge towards agreement on how to apply trade rules f...

- The United Kingdom and European Union are making progress in talks on how to apply post-Brexit trade rules in Northern Ireland, the Financial Times...

Golf-Matsuyama makes nervy start, Masters lead cut to one

By Andrew Both AUGUSTA, Ga. -Hideki Matsuyama bogeyed his opening hole and, coupled with a hot start by Masters rookie Will Zalatoris,...

Cricket-England skipper Joe Root overshadowed by brother Bi...

(Removes repeated words in intro) - Billy Root claimed a chunk of family bragging rights over older brother and England test capt...

Trading clunkers for electric bikes: France moves to offer...

France is offering the owners of old, exhaust-belching cars the opportunity to hand over their vehicles for scrap in return for a 2,500 euro ($2,975....

Cameroon receives 200,000 doses of Sinopharm COVID-19 vacci...

Cameroon took delivery on Sunday of 200,000 doses of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines, the first vaccines to arrive in the country, which will ena...

Top U.S. diplomat criticizes China, says 'need to get to th...

China's failure to provide access to global health experts made the COVID-19 pandemic worse than it had to be, U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinke...

French government disgusted by attack on Muslim centre

The French government on Sunday condemned the defacing of an Islamic cultural centre in western France with Islamaphobic slogans, and said an attack...

Vote counting in Benin after election marked by violent pro...

By Allegresse Sasse and Noel Tadegnon COTONOU -Vote counting began in Benin on Sunday after a presidential poll that was boycotted by...

Rowing: Double Olympic champion Glover makes golden return...

LONDON - Double Olympic champion Helen Glover moved closer to becoming the first British mother to row at a Games on Sunday when she won women's...

Tanzania opposition calls for new constitution, faster COVI...

NAIROBI - Tanzanian opposition leader Freeman Mbowe called on Sunday for the new government to prioritise a new constitution, reviving calls for...

DAZN investigates into service failure after Serie A blacko...

MILAN - Sport streaming app DAZN said on Sunday it was investigating disruptions affecting its services after complaints from Italian users for...

UK former PM Cameron says Greensill lobbying should have be...

LONDON - Britain's former prime minister David Cameron said he accepted that communications with government needed to be done through formal cha...

AstraZeneca says it had positive meeting with EU over vacci...

By Francesca Landini MILAN -AstraZeneca had a positive meeting with the European Commission last week, the Anglo-Swedish company said...

Soccer-Cavani and Greenwood seal Man Utd comeback win at To...

By Martyn Herman LONDON -Late goals by Edinson Cavani and Mason Greenwood sealed Manchester United a 3-1 comeback win against Tottenha...

Soccer-Mayoral strike keeps Roma in touch with top four

- Borja Mayoral's first-half strike earned AS Roma a 1-0 win over Bologna on Sunday, ensuring Paulo Fonseca's side kept in touch with the top fo...

Microsoft in talks to buy AI firm Nuance Communications for...

By Krystal Hu -Microsoft Corp is in advanced talks to buy artificial intelligence and speech technology company Nuance Communications...