A member of India’s Hindu nationalist ruling party has offered a 100 million rupee ($1.5 million) reward to anyone who beheads the lead actress and the director of the yet-to-be released Bollywood film "Padmavati" over its alleged handling of the relationship between a Hindu queen and a Muslim ruler.
Iran dismissed as "worthless" a resolution by Arab League foreign ministers that accused the Islamic republic of "aggression" against Arab states.
U.N. war crimes judges will on Nov. 22 hand down a historic verdict against former Bosnian Serb army commander Ratko Mladic, blamed for steering Europe's worst atrocities since World War II.
A high-level Chinese envoy has on Nov. 20 wrapped up a four-day trip to North Korea after meeting with top officials in Pyongyang.
Iran’s supreme leader has visited the earthquake-hit region along the border with Iraq and urged for more efficiency and aid for the people in the stricken area.
Greece’s government on Nov. 20 announced relief measures for areas hit by flooding as the death toll rose to 20 with two more people missing.
Conservative billionaire Sebastian Pinera will face center-left Senator Alejandro Guillier in a runoff for Chile's presidency next month, after a first round vote on Nov. 19 that Pinera won, but with fewer votes than expected.
A multinational armada of aircraft and vessels battled high winds and raging seas on Nov. 19 as they intensified their search for a missing Argentine submarine, after apparent attempted distress calls raised hopes the 44 crew members may still be alive.
Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir, who is wanted by The International Criminal Court for genocide and war crimes related to the Darfur conflict, will visit Russia on Nov. 23, the Kremlin said.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi told Myanmar President Htin Kyaw on Nov. 20 that China is willing to keep playing a constructive role over the Rakhine state issue, China's foreign ministry said.
U.S. military personnel in Okinawa have been restricted to base and banned from drinking alcohol after a Marine was arrested over a crash that killed a Japanese man.