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US: Two men convicted of murdering Run-DMC's Jam Master Jay

In a case that has remained unsolved for two decades, a US federal court on Tuesday found two men guilty of the 2002 murder of famed Run-DMC member Jason Mizell, better known by his stage name Jam Mas...

Yulia Navalnaya: What's next for Alexei Navalny's widow?

With the death of Alexei Navalny, Russia has lost Vladimir Putin's best known rival — but also unexpectedly gained a new symbol of resistance. In an emotional video posted in the days after...

Wanted Taiwan fugitive found gunned down near Bangkok airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The body of a man who suffered multiple gunshot wounds found near Thailand's main airport was confirmed on Monday (Feb. 26) to be that of a wanted Taiwanese criminal. ...

Navalny was to be freed in prisoner swap, ally says

Russian authorities were close to swapping late opposition leader Alexei Navalny, his ally Maria Pevchikh said on Monday. Pevchick said in a YouTube video that Navalny and two US nationals were due t...

Why Germany's far-right AfD youth wing faces a ban

Anna Leisten is cheerful, young and radical. That's how she appears in the many images she's posted on Instagram, at least. She's one of the best-known faces of Germany's Junge Altern...

Taiwan police arrest 5 in case of unidentified body found on Yilan highway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Five people were arrested on Friday (Feb. 23) in connection with an abandoned body that was discovered along Taiwan’s Provincial Highway No. 9 in Yilan in January. ...

India's angry farmers brace for long, dangerous protest

Security forces in India are using barricades, barbed wire, bulldozers, water cannons and even drones armed with tear gas shells to halt the farmers' convoys heading to New Delhi. For many of the...

US blocks ceasefire call with third UN veto in Israel-Hamas war

UNITED NATIONS, Feb 20 (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday again vetoed a draft United Nations Security Council resolution on the Israel-Hamas war, blocking a demand for an immediate humanitarian...

Italy begins fresh trial of Egyptian officials over Giulio Regeni killing

The trial of four senior Egyptian security officials accused of the kidnap, torture and murder of Italian student Giulio Regeni in 2016 gets underway in Rome on Tuesday. The opening hearing marks the...

US man on trial for murder near Germany's Neuschwanstein castle

The trial of a US man accused of murder and rape near Germany's famed Neuschwanstein Castle began on Monday. The 31-year-old is alleged to have pushed two fellow US tourists into a ravine close t...

MUNICH SECURITY CONFERENCE — Putin critic tells DW that Alexei Navalny's death will 'repress the Russian people.' DW has the latest

Leaders discuss European Union geopolitical goals MSC participants focus on the future of Israeli-Palestinian relations Putin critic tells DW that Navalny's death will 'repress the Russian p...

How are Russians reacting to Alexei Navalny’s death?

Alexei Navalny may have made fewer headlines in recent years, but news on Friday of his death has still shaken many in Russia. Hundreds brought flowers to monuments honoring the victims of political ...

Putin foe Alexei Navalny dies in jail, West holds Russia responsible

MOSCOW, Feb 16 (Reuters) - Alexei Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin's most formidable domestic opponent, fell unconscious and died on Friday after a walk at the "Polar Wolf" Arct...

Navalny: World reacts to news of Kremlin critic's death

Russian prison officials say jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny died after feeling unwell Russian President Vladimir Putin 'informed' of Navalny's death, says Kremlin Navalny's all...

Taiwan streamer arrested after faking own kidnapping in Cambodia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese streamer who falsely claimed to escape a kidnapping in Cambodia has been arrested by local authorities on suspicion of spreading false information. Chen Nen...