Chancellor Merkel defended her leadership style after she remained on vacation this week following Islamist attacks in Germany that critics blamed on her open-door refugee policy.
Police had been hunting the second teenager who killed a priest in a church in France after a foreign intelligence tip off that a suspected jihadist might be preparing an attack.
Driver of the bus that caught fire in Taiwan on July 19 killing 26 people, has been confirmed to be driving under the influence of alcohol.
EU financial centers could gain a growing share of offshore renminbi activities after the UK's decision to leave the EU has triggered uncertainty regarding London's role, analysts say.
The Philippines will host the Miss Universe pageant in January next year, Philippine Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo announced Thursday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin pole vaulter Yelena Isinbayeva speak during a meeting with the Russian Olympic team at the Kremlin.
Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic presidential nomination for the Nov 8 election.
An exhibition featuring six Chinese women painters's works was held in the Egyptian Embassy in China on July 27. Ink paintings showcased their inspiration from the experience in Egypt.
A seven-day paid holiday order from Hangzhou municipal government brought a rush of travel arrangements by local residents and increased competition among tourist spots.
A Chinese consortium could be set to launch a bid for Leeds United, one of the Britain's top football clubs.
China's commitment to building green generating capacity is real but it needs the support of technologically mature economies to make sure that it invests in the right projects and that the most advanced solutions are rolled out, a leading UK industrial expert says.