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The treasurer of Brazil's ruling party has offered to resign after he was arrested over his involvement in the massive corruption scandal at state energy company Petrobras. Worker's Party Treasurer Joao Vaccari Neto was among several people charged by the public prosecutor in the case in which dozens...

Jean-Marie Le Pen, honorary president of France's National Front, has abandoned plans to run in provincial polls later this year. The change of decision comes within a week of his daughter and the leader of the far-right French party, Marine Le Pen, announcing that she will oppose the candidacy of...

The international community has warned that those who threaten the peace, stability or security of Libya, or undermine the successful completion of its political transition, may be designated by the UN sanctions committee. The warning was made in a joint statement by Foreign Ministers of six countries. French...

Bangladesh executed a senior Islamist politician who was convicted of committing crimes against humanity during Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence from Pakistan. Muhammad Kamaruzzaman, 62 years old, was hanged Saturday night, just days after the country's supreme court rejected a plea by his lawyers...

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has visited the Airbus production facilities in Toulouse today where he was received by Airbus Group (EADSF.PK, EADSY.PK) Chief Executive Officer Tom Enders as well as other members of the Airbus Group Executive Committee. "India already takes a centre-stage role...

The leader of France's National Front Marine Le Pen has announced that she will oppose the candidacy of her father in provincial polls later this year. Jean-Marie Le Pen, honorary president of the far-right French party, has plans to run in the elections to the southeastern Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur...

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