A rocket has hit a mosque in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar Province, killing at least five worshippers and wounding four others.
Russia has declared a day of mourning after an airliner crashed in the Sinai, killing all 224 on board. Russia's Investigative Committee has launched a criminal case against the airline Kogalymavia and raided its offices.
At least 27 people died and 180 others were hospitalized after an explosion and fire at a Bucharest nightclub with hundreds of people inside, government officials said.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has met with Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev in Kyrgyzstan at the start of his tour of the five countries of Central Asia.
The detained head of the Russian Library of Ukrainian Literature has fallen ill in custody and claims Russian authorities framed her by planting extremist books in her collection.
Russia's finance minister expressed concern about a possible rule change by the International Monetary Fund that would enable it to keep lending to Ukraine even if Kyiv defaults on its debt to Russia.
Pakistan cricket legend-turned-politician Imran Khan and his second wife have decided to part ways and are filing for divorce, the couple said October 30.
Pakistani authorities are racing to send relief supplies, including blankets, tents, food, and pneumonia vaccine to earthquake victims before winter weather sets in.
A Norwegian court sentenced a controversial Kurdish Islamic cleric to 18 months in prison October 30 for urging Muslims to kill on national television.
NATO's top military commander says Russia tested a missile last month that appeared to violate a Cold War-era arms control treaty that is in increasing danger of unraveling.
Norway's government has forced the resignation of telecom giant Telenor's chairman in the latest fallout from a multinational corruption investigation focusing on Uzbekistan and possible bribes paid to the daughter of its authoritarian president.
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has said the country should revive the old Cold War practice of training civilians on how to respond to a nuclear attack.