Multiple earthquakes - including a powerful and shallow 6.9-magnitude tremor - have rocked the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, killing at least five people and setting off fresh waves of panic.
On November 8th, more than 100 million American voters will cast their ballots to elect the 45th US President. This is the biggest political event of the year in the US. The race to the White House has been dramatic until its last minute.
President Barack Obama pressed Democrats black and white to vote in droves for Hillary Clinton on November 2nd, warning Donald Trump was a threat to hard-earned civil rights, the country and the world.
Paris Agreement will take effect in November 4, less than one year of negotiation. This is the first universal climate change agreement to be unanimously approved by more than 190 delegations.
A Cambodia-Russia Cultural Week has been held in Phnom Penh for the first time to strengthen friendship and cultural exchange between the two countries, according to Cambodian News Agency (AKP).
17 Vietnamese poachers will be released and brought back to Vietnam on November 2 in the witness of President Duterte.
Politburo member and permanent member of the Party Central Committee’s Secretariat Dinh The Huynh called on the UN to continue cooperating with Vietnam in maintaining the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) and implementing the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development and climate change response.
A resolution calling for the end of the United States embargo on Cuba was passed by 191 votes to zero at a plenary meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in New York on October 26th.
United Nations on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in collaboration with Ministry of Justice of Vietnam organized the second regional legal research group meeting on sexual exploitation of children in travel and tourism on Oct 27 in Hanoi.
African leaders on October 15th signed a landmark charter that aims to preserve the continent’s maritime security and safety.
After months of preparation, China has launched two astronauts into space on a mission to its orbiting laboratory on October 17th.
A firebomb burned through the Republican Party headquarters in North Carolina’s Orange County, the United States, on October 16th.
Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, has passed away at the age of 88, the palace announced on October 13th, prompting what is certain to be deep mourning in a country which viewed the world’s longest serving monarch as a figure of unity.
Key members of Thailand’s royal family were present at Siriraj Hospital, where King Bhumibol Abdulyadej is under treatment, on October 12th amid news on the monarch’s unstable health condition.
Haiti faces a humanitarian crisis that requires a “massive response” from the international community, the United Nations chief said, with at least 1.4 million people needing emergency aid following last week’s battering by Hurricane Matthew.
The United Nations Security Council has elected Portugal’s former Prime Minister Antonio Guterres as the next U.N. Secretary General from January 1st, 2017 to replace Ban Ki-moon.
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has said he would donate USD 950,000 in Nobel Peace Prize money to the victims of Colombia’s half-century conflict.