Pakistani police say the body of a transgender person bearing signs of torture was found in the northwestern city of Peshawar, the latest attack targeting the marginalized community in the conservative Muslim country.
Pakistan's security forces say they have killed eight militants in a raid in the southern port city of Karachi.
Germany’s Julia Goerges defeated Daria Kasatkina of Russia to win the Kremlin Cup WTA tennis championship in Moscow.
Populist Andrej Babis's centrist ANO movement has won a decisive victory in the Czech Republic's parliamentary elections, paving the way for the billionaire to become the country's next prime minister.
RFE/RL has condemned what it calls the "intimidation' of one of its journalists in Ukraine, calling it part of "a pattern of threats and harassment" targeting its investigative reporters in the country.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has attended a meeting between Saudi Arabia and Iraq aimed at improving ties between Riyadh and Baghdad following years of tensions.
Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny has been released from a detention center in Moscow after serving a 20-day term for organizing unsanctioned protests against President Vladimir Putin.
Voters in Kosovo are heading to the polls on October 22 in an election to choose mayors and councilors in 38 municipalities, in another step in the young republic’s effort to solidify its democratic credentials.
Near-final results of Tbilisi's mayoral election show that former AC Milan footballer Kakha Kaladze of the ruling Georgian Dream coalition is far ahead of the pack and may avoid the need for a runoff.
Several hundred people took part in a protest rally in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, on October 21 to condemn hazing in the armed forces.
Afghanistan’s Defense Ministry says a suicide bomber killed at least 15 Afghan cadets as they were leaving a military training center in Kabul, late in the afternoon of October 21.
Large crowds of protesters have taken to the streets in Barcelona after the Spanish prime minister announced plans to remove Catalonia’s leaders and take control of the separatist region.