November 28th @ 5:17 PM GMT
Yahoo! West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis must pay ex-club Crystal Palace 3.7 million pounds ($4.6 million) after losing a court case over his departure. (World)
November 28th @ 5:13 PM GMT
Yahoo! Rights groups are urging Ugandan security forces to show restraint as they crack down on a tribal militia in a remote area near Congo. (World)
November 28th @ 5:11 PM GMT
Yahoo! Hundreds of people left the besieged town of Khan al-Shih southwest of Damascus on Monday under a deal with the Syrian government for safe passage to other rebel-held areas, a monitoring group said. The Syrian government, helped by Russian air power and Iran-backed militias, has steadily quashed armed opposition to its rule in the remaining pockets of resistance around the capital using a series of army offensives and evacuation agreements. Damascus describes the deals as reconciliation or ... (World)
November 28th @ 5:09 PM GMT
Yahoo! Albania's Prime Minister Edi Rama on Monday criticized foreign countries for interfering in the politics of the West Balkan states at a time of widespread concern about Russia's influence. Rama did not mention Russia by name but diplomats from the region have complained for some time that Russia is trying to boost its influence in countries such as Montenegro, Serbia, Macedonia and now also Albania. ''In our region people from abroad who will exploit any uncertainty to ruin our relation... (World)
November 28th @ 5:07 PM GMT
Yahoo! By Subrata Nagchoudhury KOLKATA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Police in eastern India have rescued 13 babies and discovered the skeletons of two infants in raids on homes for the elderly and mentally disabled, as a probe into a suspected international human trafficking ring widened on Monday. Ten infants, all under one year old, were found on Friday in a home for the mentally disabled run by a charity in the impoverished district of South 24 Parganas in West Bengal. While in another raid i... (World)
November 28th @ 5:05 PM GMT
Yahoo! By Beh Lih Yi KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Malaysian kindergarten teacher Indira Gandhi last saw her infant daughter in 2009 before her estranged husband snatched the 11-month-old away after an argument. Gandhi is one of several women whose husbands converted to Islam in Muslim-majority Malaysia, before secretly converting their children and then applying for custody of them in an Islamic court. As a Hindu, Gandhi is unable to challenge his bid in the Islamic court because sh... (World)
November 28th @ 5:02 PM GMT
Yahoo! By Benson Rioba HOUMA BAY, Kenya (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the scorching sun, Alphonce Abok keeps an eye on his fields of watermelons growing near the banks of the Sound River, one of the major channels feeding into Lake Victoria. I hope with enough water this time around I will harvest my watermelons, said the farmer from western Kenya. In July, however, he purchased a solar-powered irrigation pump that he now hopes will give him a much more reliable harvest. (World)
November 28th @ 5:00 PM GMT
Yahoo! Clashes between the Islamic extremist group al-Shabab and villagers in a central Somali town have left 10 people dead and dozens wounded, say local residents. (World)
November 28th @ 4:59 PM GMT
Yahoo! Pope Francis has confirmed plans to make a 2018 trip to Ireland, a Roman Catholic country devastated by the clerical sex abuse scandal, where same-sex marriages are legal and a constitutional ban on abortion is being questioned. (World)
November 28th @ 4:58 PM GMT
Yahoo! England back Elliot Daly was given a three-week ban Monday after being sent off for what officials deemed a ''reckless'' tackle on Argentina's Leonardo Senatore at Twickenham. Saturday's match, which England eventually won 27-14 despite being down to 14 men for the bulk of the contest, was just five minutes old when Daly was shown a red card by French referee Pascal Gauzere for taking out Senatore when the Pumas No 8 was in mid-air. Daly, best known as a centre but playing on the wing... (World)