No immediate reports of casualties, damage after the volcano spewed plumes of ash 3.5km high.
Several days of enormous flooding and devastating landslides sweep away roads and houses in the two nations.
Syrian state TV reports 13 military personnel killed, several others wounded in attack during rush hour in Damascus.
Government backs down from ambitious plans to become world’s first completely organic farming nation.
Oil hit multi-year highs on the back of a global coal and gas crunch that drove a switch to oil for power generation.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg plans to talk about the name change at its annual conference on October 28, but it could be sooner.
Spate of suspected rebel attacks and crackdown by Indian forces since early October leaves 33 people dead in the region.
Australian think tank urges probe in China’s Xinjiang following allegations of Uighur repression.
The flame travelled to the Chinese capital in a red lantern designed in the likeness of a Han Dynasty tomb artefact.
Awami League plans series of rallies over next two weeks after one of the country’s worst bouts of religious violence.
Draft report says president was ‘principally responsible’ for errors over pandemic that cost thousands of lives.
State media say the test, the eighth this year, was ‘successful’ as US urges Pyongyang to refrain from ‘provocations’.
The streaming giant topped projections, adding 4.38 million subscribers from July to September.
Israel moving towards ‘over-policing and surveillance’ under pretext of curbing high crime rate, Palestinians say.