Italy rules out recognising a Taliban government
Italy’s FM urges foreign gov’ts to prevent financial collapse that would result in a massive flow of migrants.
Heavy rains as Cyclone Gulab makes landfall in India
Thousands evacuated to storm shelters in the coastal areas of southern Odisha and northern Andhra Pradesh.
Magnitude 5.7 earthquake hits south of Philippines capital
The epicentre of the earthquake was in Occidental Mindoro province.
Five Palestinians killed by Israeli forces in occupied West Bank
Israeli army killed the five Palestinians during overnight armed confrontations in Jenin and Jerusalem early on Sunday.
Exit polls suggest tight race as voting ends in German election
Exit polls show neck-and-neck race between Merkel’s Christian Democrats and rival Social Democrats.
Iceland elects Europe’s first women-majority parliament
Voters elect 33 women to parliament, up from 24 in the last election.