The Journal Pioneer
Macedonians vote in election dominated by splits over name change
Factbox: After Indonesia election, new crop of leaders in focus for 2024 vote
Airport in Libya's Tripoli re-opens, authorities say
Indian, Australian warships arrive in China for naval parade
In nod to debt concerns, China Belt and Road summit to urge sustainable financing
Two rescuers drown after boat flips over off Australian coast
Germany's Leica moves to distance itself from Tiananmen video
BEIJING (Reuters) - Germany's Leica Camera AG has distanced itself from a promotional video that depicts a news photographer covering democracy protests at Tiananmen Square amid a backlash on social media and broad censorship of the brand's name. ...
China finds more cases of African swine fever on Hainan island
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has detected new cases of African swine fever in six farms across four locations in Hainan province, the agriculture ministry said on Sunday, adding to two earlier cases of the contagious disease identified in the province ...
Fed up with status quo, Ukrainians tipped to elect comedian as president
By Matthias Williams KIEV (Reuters) - Ukrainians began voting on Sunday in an election expected to thrust a comedian with no prior political experience into the presidency of a country at war and hungry for change. At stake is the leadership of a ...
Environment emerges as major issue for Australian voters
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - The environment has emerged as a major issue for Australian voters, a poll showed on Sunday, but healthcare and the cost of living are the top concerns ahead of next month's elections. For 32 percent of Australians, access to ...
Admitted Russian agent Butina asks U.S. court to be lenient
By Ginger Gibson WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Maria Butina, who has admitted to working as a Russian agent to infiltrate an influential U.S. gun rights group and make inroads with conservative activists and Republicans, asked the court to sentence her to ...
Nine in critical condition after fire at Russia's NKNK petrochemical complex
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Nine people were hospitalized in critical condition after a fire engulfed Russia's Nizhnekamskneftekhim (NKNK) petrochemical complex in the Republic of Tatarstan on Friday, TASS news agency reported citing the local health ...
U.S. service member dies in non-combat incident in Iraq: statement
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An American service member died in a "non-combat incident" on Saturday in Ninawa Province, Iraq, the U.S.-led coalition fighting Islamic State said in a statement. The statement did not identify the service member, nor give ...
Second death in Novartis gene therapy trials under investigation
By Deena Beasley (Reuters) - Novartis AG, which this week announced positive interim trial results for its experimental gene therapy for spinal muscular atrophy, on Friday said investigation is underway into whether a second trial death could be ...
Kosovo brings back fighters, families of jihadists from Syria
By Fatos Bytyci PRISTINA (Reuters) - Kosovo brought back 110 of its citizens from Syria on Saturday including jihadists who had gone to fight in the country's civil war and 74 children, the government said. After the collapse of Islamic State's ...
Bosnia brings back, detains Islamic fighter from Syria
SARAJEVO (Reuters) - A Bosnian national suspected of fighting for Islamic State in Syria has been transferred to Bosnia and put in detention, the Balkan country's prosecutor's office said on Saturday. After the collapse of Islamic State's ...